Division of General Internal Medicine

Division of General Internal Medicine
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Peter W. Groeneveld, MD, MS

Associate Professor of Medicine
Core Faculty Member, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Michael J. Crescenz (Philadelphia) Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania
Staff Physician, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Staff Physician, Michael J. Crescenz (Philadelphia) Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Director, Leonard Davis Institute Health Services Research Data Center
Vice-Chair, Research and Development Committee, Michael J. Crescenz (Philadelphia) VA Medical Center
Director of Research, Leonard Davis Institute for Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania
Founding Director, Cardiovascular Outcomes, Quality, and Evaluative Research (CAVOQER) Center
Department: Medicine

Contact information
1204 Blockley Hall
423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 898-2569
Fax: (215) 573-8778
B.S. (Computer, Electrical, and Systems Engineering)
Harvard College, 1991.
M.D. (Medicine)
Tufts University, 1995.
M.S. (Health Services Research)
Stanford University, 2003.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 1995-1996.
Resident in Internal Medicine; VA Primary Care Residency Track, University of California, San Francisco, 1996-1998.
Fellow in Healthcare Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, 2000-2003.
American Board of Internal Medicine, 1998.
American Board of Internal Medicine (renewal), 2008.
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Description of Research Expertise

Health economics
Health services research
Medical technology assessment
Health care outcomes research
Diffusion of innovation
Racial disparties in health care
Medical claims data analysis
Observational data analysis
Cost-effectiveness analysis

Selected Publications

Groeneveld PW, Dixit S: Cardiac pacing and defibrillation devices: cost and effectiveness. Ann Rev Med 68: 1-13, January 2017.

Kini V, McCarthy FH, Dayoub E, Bradley SM, Masoudi FA, Ho PM, Groeneveld PW: Cardiac stress test trends among U.S. patients younger than 65 years, 2005-2012. JAMA Cardiol 1(9): 1038-1042, December 2016.

Epps KC, Holper EM, Selzer F, Vlachos HA, Gualano SK, Abbott JD, Jacobs AK, Marroquin OC, Naidu SS, Groeneveld PW, Wilenksy RL: Sex differences in outcomes following percutaneous coronary intervention according to age Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 9(2 suppl 1): S16-25, February 2016.

Yoon J, Fonarow GC, Groeneveld PW, Teerlink J, Whooley MA, Sahay A, Heidenreich PA: Patient and facility variation in costs of VA heart failure patients. J Am Coll Cardiol Heart Failure 4(7): 551-8, July 2016.

McCarthy FH, Groeneveld PW, McDermott KM, Desai ND: Effect of trial experience on transcatheter aortic valve replacement outcomes Circ Cardiovasc Interv 8(9): e002234, September 2015.

Kressin NR, Groeneveld PW: Race/ethnicity and overuse of care: A systematic review. Milbank Q 93(1): 112-138, March 2015.

Epstein AJ, Yang L, Yang F, Groeneveld PW: A comparison of clinical outcomes from carotid artery stenting among US hospitals. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 7(4): 574-80, July 2014.

Matlock DD, Groeneveld PW, Sidney S, Shetterly S, Goodrich G, Glenn K, Xu S, Yang L, Farmer SA, Reynolds K, Cassidy-Bushrow AE, Lieu T, Boudreau DM, Greenlee RT, Tom J, Vupputuri S, Adams KF, Smith DH, Gunter MJ, Go AS, Magid DJ: Geographic variation in cardiovascular procedure use among Medicare fee-for-service versus Medicare Advantage beneficiaries. JAMA 310(2): 155-162, July 2013.

Groeneveld PW: How drug-eluting stents illustrate our health system’s flawed relationship with technology. Arch Intern Med 172(15): 1152-3, August 2012.

Epstein AJ, Polsky D, Yang L, Yang F, Groeneveld PW: Coronary revascularization trends in the United States: 2001-2008. JAMA 305(17): 1769-1776, May 2011.

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Last updated: 10/30/2017
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