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-Leader, 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
Education:
BS (Biology)
Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH, 1981.
MD
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.
Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine (Diplomat) , 1989.
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Selected Publications

Black H, Gonzalez R, Priolo C, Schapira MM, Sonnad SS, Hanson W, Langlotz CP, Howell JT, Apter AA. : True "Meaningful Use": Technology meets both patient and provider needs. The American Journal of Managed Care 2015 Notes: Accepted for publication.

Shah N, Kucharczuk C, Mitra N, Svobodah J, Porter D, Loren A, Frey N, Schapira M.: Provider based outcomes on an allogenic transplant service. American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA Dec 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. Clin Pediatr 13: 1264-70, Nov 2014.

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 120(19): 2955-64, Oct 2014.

Schapira MM, Walker CM, Fletcher KA, Ganschow PG, Jascobs EA, Imbert D, O'Connell M, Neuner JM: Development and Validation of the Numeracy Understanding in Medicine Short Form. J Health Commun Suppl 2: 240-53, Oct 2014.

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.

Schultz CL, Mitra N, Schapira MM, Lambert MP. : Influence of American Society of Hematology Guidelines on Management of Newly Diagnosed Childhood Immune Thrombocytopenia. JAMA Pediatrics 168(10): e142214, Oct 2014.

Neuner JM, Zokoe, NB, McGinley, E, Pezzin LE, Yen TWF, Schapira MM, Nattinger AB: Quality of life among a population-based cohort of older patients with breast cancer. The Breast July 2014.

Morrison AK, Chanmugathas R, Schapira MM, Gorelick MH, Hoffmann RG, Brousseau DC: Caregiver low health literacy and non-urgent use of the pediatric emergency department for febrile illness. Acad Pediatr Jun 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. Support Care Cancer Page: 1207-15, May 2014.

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