Dr. Antoinette has been – and continues to be - a practicing Internal Medicine physician at Palo Alto Medical Foundation, for the last 23 years. She feels honored to be part of her patients’ lives, from adolescence to advanced age. She also loves writing, and feels privileged to have many writing opportunities, in her role as Medical Director for the Office of Communications at PAMF. Past experiences have included working as a journalist for a small-town newspaper in Massachusetts, teaching The Healers’ Art course at Stanford Medical School, and volunteering in many venues for people in need. She is married with two young adult children.