Division of General Internal Medicine

Division of General Internal Medicine
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Marilyn M. Schapira, MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Medicine at the Veteran's Administration Medical Center
Attending Physician, Philadelphia Veterans Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
Co-Director, Cancer Control Research Program, Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania
Director of Health Policy Research Track of the Masters of Science in Health Policy (MSHP) Program, Division of General Internal Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Division of General Internal Medicine
423 Guardian Drive
1110 Blockley Hall
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215 898 2022
BS (Biology)
Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH, 1981.
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1986.
MPH (Health Planning and Administration)
University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI, 1986.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Internal Medicine, Emory University and Affiliated Hospitals Program, Atlanta, GA, 1986-1988.
Resident in Internal Medicine, Moses Cone Memorial Hospital Affiliate, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC, 1988-1989.
Fellow in General Internal Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, 1989-1990.
Fellow in General Internal Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), Milwaukee, WI, 1990-1992.
Hedwig van Ameringen Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM) Program for Women, Drexel University College of Medicine, 2010-2011.
American Board of Internal Medicine (Diplomat) , 1989.
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Selected Publications

Schapira MM, Imbert D, Oh E, Shea J: Development of the Perceived Value of Scientific Evidence in Health (VSE-H) Scale. Society for Medical Decision Making Meeting, Miami, Florida October 2014.

Schapira MM, Mackenzie ER, Lam R, Casarett D, Seluzicki CM, Barg FK, Mao JJ: Breast cancer survivors willingness to participate in an acupuncture clinical trial: A qualitative study. Supportive Care in Cancer Page: 1207-15, May 2014.

Neuner J, Feders M, Caravella M, Schapira MM: Meaningful Use and the Patient Portal: Patient enrollment, use and satisfaction with patient portals at a later-adopting center. American Journal of Medical Quality Feb 2014 Notes: E Pub Ahead of Print.

Development of Targeted Newsletters to Promote Cancer Control in African Americans: Development of Targeted Newsletters to Promote Cancer Control in African Americans. American Society of Preventive Oncology Annual Meeting, Arlington, VA 2014.

Schultz CL, Tchume-Johnson T, Jackson T, Enninful-Eghan H, Schapira MM, Smith-Whitely K. : Reproductive Decisions in Families Affected by Sickle Cell Disease. American Society of Hematology 2014.

Schultz CL, Mitra N, Schapira MM, Lambert MP. : Influence of ASH Guidelines on Management of Newly Diagnosed Childhood Immune Thrombocytopenia. JAMA Pediatrics 2014 Notes: In Press.

Alden D, Stiggelbout AM, Schapira MM, Friend J: Cultural Targeting and Tailoring of Shared Decision Making Technology: A Theoretical Framework for Improving the Effectiveness of Patient Decision Aids in Culturally Diverse Groups. Social Science & Medicine 105: 1-8, 2014.

Morrison AK, Schapira, MM, Hoffmann RG, Brousseau, DC: Measuring health literacy in caregivers of children: a comparison of the newest vital sign and s-tofhla. Clinical Pediatrics 2014 Notes: In Press.

Onega T, Beaber E, Sprague BL, Barlow WE, Haas JS, Tosteson AN, Schnall M, Armstrong K, Schapira MM, Geller B, Weaver DL, Conant EF.: Breast cancer screening in an era of personalized regimens: A conceptual model and NCI initiative for risk and preference-based approaches at a population level. Cancer 2014 Notes: In Press.

Beaber E, Kim J, Schapira M, Tosteson A, Zauber A, Tiro J.: Comparing screening processes within the PROSPR Network: A conceptual model for breast, cervical, and colorectal cancer screening. ASPO Meeting Poster Presentation 2014.

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