Patrick J. Brennan, MD

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Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Attending Physician, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Medical Staff, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Affiliate Member, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Chair, Risk/Quality/Safety Subcommittee of UPHS Professional Liability Oversight Committee, University of Pennsylvania Health System
Member, Board of Trustees, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Chief Medical Officer & Senior Vice President, University of Pennsylvania Health System
Professor (Secondary), University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing
Member Board of Directors, Good Shepherd Penn Partners
Co-Chair, Post-Acute Care Executive Oversight Committee, Penn Medicine
Member Board of Trustees, Penn Medicine at Home Board
Department: Medicine

Contact information
University of Pennsylvania Health System
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
3400 Civic Center Boulevard, Suite 5A
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-615-0668
Fax: 215-662-7625
B.S. (Biology)
Allentown College, 1976.
Temple University, 1982.
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Selected Publications

Brennan PJ, Berns J: With Hahnemann's imminent closure, what happens to Physician trainees? The Philadelphia Inquirer July 2019 Notes:

Flores EJ, Mull NK, Lavenberg JG, Mitchell MD, Leas BF, Williams A, Brennan PJ, Umscheid CA: Using a 10-step framework to support the implementation of an evidence-based clinical pathways programme. BMJ Qual Saf 28(6): 476-485, Jun 2019.

Mahoney K, Brennan PJ: Hahnemann’s Closure: Community vs Advanced Care is a False Choice. NEJM accepted 2019.

Sangal RB, Brennan PJ: Life Outside the Bubble: Opportunities for Diverse Resident Training with Consolidation of Health Systems. EM News Dec 2018 Notes:

Brennan PJ, Channamsetty V: Innovations: A Modern Approach to Interprofessional Collaboration. Healthcare Executive 33(6): 50-51, Nov/Dec 2018.

Brennan PJ: An Update on Fluoroquinolones: The Emergence of a Multisystem Toxicity Syndrome. PracticeUpdate June 2018 Notes:

Brennan PJ: Leadership in an ever-changing healthcare system. Penn HeatlhX Podcast Oct 2017 Notes:

Sedrak MS, Myers JS, Small DS, Nachamkin I, Ziemba JB, Murray D, Kurtzman GW, Zhu J, Wang W, Mincarelli D, Danoski D, Wells BP, Berns JS, Brennan PJ, Hanson CW, Dine CJ, Patel MS: Effect of a Price Transparency Intervention in the Electronic Health Record on Clinician Ordering of Inpatient Laboratory Tests: The PRICE Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Intern Med 177(7): 939-945, Jul 2017.

Jayakumar KL, Lavenberg JA, Mitchell MD, Doshi JA, Leas B, Goldmann DR, Williams K, Brennan PJ, Umscheid CA: Evidence Synthesis Activities of a Hospital Evidence-based Practice Center and Impact on Hospital Decision Making. J Hosp Med Page: 185-92, Mar 2016.

Brennan PJ: Incentivizing “structures” over “outcomes” to bridge the knowing-doing gap. Podcast Interview March 2015 Notes:

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Last updated: 10/14/2019
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