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 (CPHI)
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics
Senior Scholar, Penn Center for Perioperative Outcomes Research and Transformation (CPORT)
Affiliated Faculty, Palliative and Advanced Illness Research Center (PAIR)
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Graduate Group Affiliations

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

Stein, S.W., Batten, J.N., Wong, B.O., Clapp, J.T.: Time Is Short, Social Relations Are Complex: Bioethics as Typology Industry. American Journal of Bioethics 22(6): 1-3, 2022.

Clapp, J.T., Schwarze, M.L., Fleisher, L.A.: Surgical Overtreatment and Shared Decision-making—The Limits of Choice. JAMA Surgery 157(1): 5-6, 2022.

Lynch, H.F., Eriksen, W., Clapp, J.T.: “We measure what we can measure”: Struggles in defining and evaluating institutional review board quality. Social Science & Medicine 292: 114614, 2022.

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 300: 114453, 2022.

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 227(1): e226-e234, 2023 Notes: doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000004838. Online ahead of print.

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.

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Last updated: 11/26/2023
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