Marilyn M. Schapira, MD, MPH

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Professor of Medicine at the Veteran's Administration Medical Center
Staff Physician, Philadelphia Veterans Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
Director of General Internal Medicine Fellowship Program, School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Asssociate Director of the National Clinician Scholar Program, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Division of General Internal Medicine
1316 Blockley Hall
423 Guardian Drive
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215 898 2022
BS (Biology)
Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH, 1981.
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1986.
MPH (Health Planning and Administration)
University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI, 1986.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

General Internal Medicine
Women's Health

Description of Research Expertise

Shared decision making
Risk communication
Health literacy
Health numeracy

Selected Publications

Schapira MM, et al. : A Multisite Randomized Trial of a Veteran-Centric Lung Cancer Screening Decision Aid. Accepted for the 2023 HSR&D/QUERI National Meeting in Baltimore, MD, Feb 8-10,2023 2023.

Schapira MM et al: Risk Factors for New Persistent Opioid Use Among Veterans Treated for Early-Stage Cancer. Accepted for Oral Presentation at the 2023 HSR&D/QUERI National Meeting in Baltimore, MD February 8-10 2023.

Schapira MM, Rendle, KA: Rising to the De-escalation Challenge: Multilevel Change Needed to Align Clinical Practice with Cancer Screening. Medical Decision Making 42(8): 1045-1047, Nov 2022.

Kim RY, Rendle KA, Mitra N, Sala CA, Neslund-Dudas C, Greenlee RT, Burnett-Hartman AN, Honda SA, Simoff MJ, Schapira MM, Croswell JM, Meza R, Ritzwoller DP, Vachani A. : Socioeconomic status as a mediator of racial disparity in annual lung cancer screening adherence. American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine Oct 2022.

Henretig FM, Wood JN, Shea JA, Schapira MM, Ruddy RM: Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physicians' Perceptions of Colleagues' Clinical Performance Over Career Span. Pediatric Emergency Care( ), Jun 2022.

Schapira MM, Chhatre S, Prigge JM, Meline J, Kaminstein D, Rodriguez KL, Fraenkel L, Kravetz JD, Whittle J, Bastian LA, Vachani A, Akers S, Schrand S, Ibarra JV, Asan O : A Veteran-Centric Web-Based Decision Aid for Lung Cancer Screening: Usability Analysis. JMIR Formative Research 6(4), apr 2022.

Resnick D, Kearney MD, Smith JM, Bautista A, Jones L, Schapira MM, Aysola J: Designing a Cancer Prevention Collaborative Goal-Setting Mobile App for Non-Hispanic Black Primary Care Patients: An Iterative, Qualitative Patient-Led Process. JMIR Formative Research 6(3), Mar 2022.

Kim RY, Rendle KA, Mitra N, Saia CA, Neslund-Dudas C, Greenlee RT, Burnett-Harman AN, Honda SA, Simoff MJ, Schapira MM, Crosswell JM, Meza R, Ritzwoller DP, Vachani A. : Racial Disparities in Adherence to Annual Lung Cancer Screening and Recommended Follow-Up Care: A Multicenter Cohort Study. Journal of the American Thoracic Society 19(9): 1561-1569, 2022.

Simmons LH, Frosch DL, Schapira MM, Barry MJ, Sepucha K, Bates CK: From the Editors Desk: Shared Decision-Making Cases in Clinical Practice-a NEW JGIM Series. Journal of General Internal Medicine 37(13): 3233-3234, 2022.

Dolan AR, Goldberg EB, Cannuscio CC, Abrams MP, Feuerstein-Simon R, Luna Marti X, Mazique J, Schapira MM, Meisel ZF.: Patient Perceptions About Opioid Risk Communications Within the Context of a Randomized Clinical Trial JAMA Network Open 5(8), 2022.

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Last updated: 03/23/2023
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