Joanna Hart, MD, MSHP

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Assistant Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care)
Affiliated Faculty, Center for Health Incentives and Behavioral Economics
Faculty Fellow, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Faculty Member, Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics
Core Faculty, Palliative and Advanced Illness Research Center
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Division
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
423 Guardian Drive
Blockley 305
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BA (Sociology)
Northwestern University, 2003.
M.D. (Medicine)
University of Virginia, 2008.
M.S. (Health Policy Research)
University of Pennsylvania, 2014.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

COPD; general pulmonary medicine; critical care medicine

Description of Other Expertise

teaching in bias, communication, ethics, and patient- and family-centered care; mentoring expertise in behavioral sciences, mixed methods, longitudinal cohort development and maintenance, community-based or participatory research, and groups underrepresented in medical research

Description of Research Expertise

health care decision making, family-centered care, community-based participatory research practices, behavioral science, qualitative and mixed methods

Selected Publications

Olive AM, Finnsdottir Wagner A, Mulhall DT, October TW, Hart JL, Sherman AK, Wallisch JS, Miller-Smith L: Nudging During Pediatric Intensive Care Conferences With Family Members: Retrospective Analysis of Transcripts From a Single-Center, 2015-2019. Pediatr Crit Care Med 25(5), Feb 2024.

Ramadurai D; Patel H, Peace S, Clapp JT, Hart JL: Integrating Social Determinants of Health in Critical Care. CHEST Critical Care 2(2), Feb 2024.

Andersen SK, Yang Y, Kross EK, Haas B, Hart J, Bagshaw SM, Dzeng E, Fischhoff B, White DB.: Achieving Goals of Care Decisions in Chronic Critical Illness: A Multi-Institutional Qualitative Study. CHEST Feb 2024.

Miller KE, Useche MR, Hart JL, Coe, NB: Youth Caregivers of Adults in the United States: Prevalence and the Association between Caregiving and Education. Demography 2024 Notes: accepted for publication.

Hart JL: Cognitive Barriers To Effective Surrogate Decision Making. in: Management of Family ICU Syndrome: Improving Outcomes in the ICU. Giora Netzer (eds.). 2024 Notes: Accepted for publication.

Weissman GE, Silvestri JA, Lapite F, Mullen I, Bishop NS, Kmiec T, Summer A, Sims MW, Ahya VN, Kangovi S, Klaiman TA, Szymczak JE, Hart JL: A Qualitative Study Identifying the Potential Risk Mechanisms Leading to Hospitalization for Patients with Chronic Lung Disease. CHEST Pulmonary 2024 Notes: accepted for publication.

Ramadurai D, Kohn R, Hart JL, Scott S, Kerlin MP: Associations of Race With Sedation Depth Among Mechanically Ventilated Adults: A Retrospective Cohort Study. Crit Care Explorations 5(11): e0996, Nov 2023.

Ramadurai D, Kohn R, Hart JL, Scott S, Kerlin MP: Associations of Race With Sedation Depth Among Mechanically Ventilated Adults: A Retrospective Cohort Study. Critical Care Explorations, 5(11): e0996, Nov 2023.

Hart JL, Summer A, Ogunduyile L, Lapite FC, Hong D, Whitman C, Blette BS, Harhay MO, Halpern SD: Accuracy of Expected Symptoms and Subsequent Quality of Life Measures Among Adults with COPD. JAMA Netw Open Nov 2023 Notes: Accepted for publication.

Melzer AC, Reese ZA, Mascarhenas L, Clancy CB, Deepak J, Goginene H, Gesthalter Y, Hart JL : Education for Tobacco Use Disorder Treatment: Current State, Evidence, and Unmet Needs. ATS Scholar. American Thoracic Society Journals, 4(4): 546-566, June 2023.

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