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Ravishankar Jayadevappa, PhD

Research Associate Professor of Medicine
Fellow, Institute on Aging, University of Pennsylvania
Senior Fellow, Leonard David Institute of Health Economics, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Member, Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Ralston-Penn Center
3615 Chestnut St, Rm. 224
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-898-3798
Fax: 215-573-8684
Education:
BE (Engineering)
Bangalore University, Bangalore, 1986.
MS (Management and Policy)
University of Pennsylvania , 1995.
PhD (Management and Public Policy)
University of Pennsylvania, 1996.
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Description of Research Expertise

Health Services Research;
Health Economics;
Health Related Quality of Life;
Prostate Cancer Outcomes;
Health Care Disparity

Selected Publications

Hwang S, Jayadevappa R, Zee J, Zivin K, Bogner HR, Bruce MA, Reynolds III CF, Gallo JJ.: Concordance between clinical diagnosis and Medicare claims of depression among elderly primary care patients. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 23(7): 726-734, Jul 2015.

Chhatre S, Malkowicz SB, Jayadevappa R.: Impact of screening and treatment pattern on racial and ethnic differences in outcomes among advanced stage prostate cancer patients. Journal of Urology 191(4 Suppl): 810-811, Apr 2014.

Chhatre S, Metzger D, Frank I, Boyer J, Thompson E, Nidich S, Montanair L, Jayadevappa R: Effects of Behavioral Stress Reduction Transcendental Meditation Intervention in persons with HIV. AIDS Care: Psychological and Socio-medical Aspects of AIDS/HIV 25(10): 1291-1297, Feb 2013 Notes: Taylor & Francis Online.

Jayadevappa R, Malkowicz SB, Wittink M, Wein A, Chhatre S.: Comparison of Distribution and Anchor Based Approaches to Infer Changes in Health Related Quality of Life of Prostate Cancer Survivors. HSR: Health Services Research 47(5): 1902-1925, Oct 2012 Notes: Published online on March 2012.

Jayadevappa R, Malkowicz SB, Chhatre S, Johnson JC, Gallo JJ.: Burden of Depression among prostate cancer patients Psych-Oncology 12(12): 1338-45, Dec 2012 Notes: article first published online: 12 Aug 2011, DOI:10.1002/pon.2032.

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