Justin T Clapp, Ph.D., M.P.H.

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Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Senior Fellow, Center for Public Health Initiatives
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics
Senior Scholar, Penn Center for Perioperative Outcomes Research and Transformation
Affiliated Faculty, Palliative and Advanced Illness Research Center (PAIR)
Member, Penn Program on Precision Medicine for the Brain (P3MB)
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Contact information
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 914-356-5435
B.A. (Literature)
College of William and Mary, 2006.
Ph.D. (Anthropology)
University of Pennsylvania, 2012.
M.P.H. (Public Health)
University of Pennsylvania, 2017.
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Selected Publications

Clapp, J.T., Schwarze, M.L., Fleisher, L.A.: Surgical Overtreatment and Shared Decision-making—The Limits of Choice. JAMA Surgery [Epub before print], 2021.

Burson, R.C., Familusi, O.O., Clapp, J.T.: Imagining the ‘structural’ in medical education and practice in the United States: A curricular investigation. Social Science & Medicine [Epub before print], 2021.

Hadler, R.A., Clapp, J.T. [co-first author], Chung, J.J., Gutsche, J.T., Fleisher, L.A.: Escalation and withdrawal of treatment for patients on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO): A qualitative study. Annals of Surgery [Epub before print], 2021.

Graff, V., Clapp, J.T. [co-first-author], Heins, S.J., Chung, J.J., Muralidharan, M., Fleisher, L.A., Elkassabany, N.M.: Patient involvement in anesthesia decision making: A qualitative study of knee arthroplasty. Anesthesiology 135: 111-121, July 2021.

Clapp JT: Keeping bioethics concrete: How social scientific research generates values. American Journal of Bioethics: Empirical Bioethics 11(1): 8-10, 2020.

Clapp Justin T, Arriaga Alexander F, Murthy Sushila, Raper Steven E, Schwartz J Sanford, Barg Frances K, Fleisher Lee A: Surgical Consultation as Social Process: Implications for Shared Decision Making. Annals of Surgery 269(3): 446-452, Mar 2019.

Clapp, J.T., Diraviam, S.P., Lane-Fall, M.B., Szymczak, J.E., Muralidharan, M., Chung, J.J., Gutsche, J.T., Curley, M.A.Q., Berns, J.S., Fleisher, L.A.: Nephrology in the Academic Intensive Care Unit: A Qualitative Study of Interdisciplinary Collaboration. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 75(1): 61-71, 2020.

Clapp, J.T., Fleisher, L.A., Lane-Fall, M.B.: Decision aids are a solution, but to which problem? Anesthesia & Analgesia 128(5): 837-838, May 2019.

Sturgess, J., Clapp, J.T., Fleisher, L.A.: Shared decision making in peri-operative medicine: a narrative review Anaesthesia 74(S1): 13-19, January 2019.

Clapp, Justin T, Fleisher, Lee A: What is the realistic scope of informed consent? Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety 44(6): 341–342, June 2018.

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Last updated: 06/14/2022
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