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Marilyn M. Schapira, MD, MPH

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.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Internal Medicine, Emory University and Affiliated Hospitals Program, Atlanta, GA, 1986-1987.
Resident in Internal Medicine, Emory University and Affiliated Hospitals Program Atlanta, 1987-1988.
Resident in Internal Medicine, Moses Cone Memorial Hospital Affiliate, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC, 1988-1989.
Fellow in General Internal Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, 1989-1990.
Fellow in General Internal Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), Milwaukee, WI, 1990-1992.
Hedwig van Ameringen Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM) Program for Women, Drexel University College of Medicine, 2010-2011.
American Board of Internal Medicine Number 127090, 1989.
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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, Rodriguez KL, Chhatre S, Fraenkel L, Bastian LA, Kravetz JD, Asan O, Aksers S, VAchani A, Prigge JM, Meline J, Ibarra JV, Corn B, Kaminstein D: When is a harm a Harm? Discordance between Patient and Medical Expert's Evaluation of Lung Cancer Screening Attributes. Medical Decision Making Feb 2021.

Hicks-Courant K, Kanter GP, Giuntoli RL 2'nd, Schapira MM, Bekelman JE, Latif NA, Haggerty AF, MOrgan MA, Burger R, Ko EM. : An increase in multi-site practices: The shifting paradigm for gynecologic cancer care delivery. Gynecologic Oncology Nov 2020.

Schapira MM, Barakat LP, Silber JH: Reply to Assessing clinical trial effects on outcomes among pediatric and adolescent and young adult (AYA) patients with cancer. Cancer Oct 2020.

Meisel ZF, Goldberg EB, Bansal E, Rhodes KV, Hess EP, CAnnuscio CC, Schapira MM, Perrone J, Rodgers MA, Zyla MM, Bell JJ, McCollum S, Shofer FS : Stories to Communicate Individual Risk for Opioid Prescriptions for Back and Kidney Stone pain: Protocol for the LIfe STORRIED Multicenter Randomized Clinical Trial. JMIR Research Protocols 9(9), Sept 2020.

Montgomery TM, Stephens-Shields AJ, Schapira MM, Akers AY: Dual-Method Contraception Use Among Young Women Pre-and Post-ACA Implementation. Policy, Politics, & Nursing Practice 21(3): 140-150, Aug 2020 Notes: https://doi.org/10.1177/1527154420923747

Schapira MM, Stevens EM, Sharpe JL, Hochman L, Retier JG, Calhoun SR, Shah SA, Bailey LC, Bagatell, R, Silber JH, Tai E. Barakat LP: Outcomes among pediatric patients with cancer who are treated on trial versus off trial: A matched cohort study. Cancer 126: 3471-3482, Aug 2020.

Schapira MM, Williams M, Balch A, Baron RJ, Barrett P, Beveridge Collins T,Day SC, Fernandopulle R, Gilberg AM, Henley DE,Nguyen-Howell A, Laine C,C Miller C, Ryu J, Schwarz DF, Schwartz MD, Stevens J, Teisberg E,Yamaguchi K, Schapira E, Hubbard RA.: Seeking Consensus on the Terminology of Value-based Transformation Through use of a Delphi Process. Population Health Management 23(3), June 3 2020.

Gopalan A, Suttner L, Troxel AB, MCcDonough K, Schapira MM: Testing patient-informed approaches for visually depicting the hemoglobin A1c value to patients with poorly controlled diabetes: a randomized controlled trial. BMC Health Services Research 20(1), Mar 2020.

Shannon N. Ogden, MPH1, Karen Glanz, PhD, MPH2,3, Marilyn M. Schapira, MD, MPH4,5, Claire Bocage, BA1, Whitney Eriksen, PhD, RN1, and Katharine A. Rendle, PhD, MSW, MPH: Patient Perspectives on Primary HPV Testing for Routine Cervical Cancer Screening. J Gen Intern Med 35(3): 956-958, March 2020.

Barlow WE, Beaber EF, Geller BM, Kamineni A, Zheng Y, Haas JS, Chao CR, Rutter CM, Zauber AG, Sprague BL, Halm EA, Weaver DL, Chubak J, Doria-Rose VP, Kobrin S, Onega T, Quinn VP, Schapira MM, Tosteson ANA, Corley DA, Skinner CS, Schnall MD, Armstrong K, Wheeler CM, Silverberg MC, Balasubramanian BA, Doubeni CA, McLerran D, Tiro JA, on behalf of the PROSPR consortium. : Evaluating screening participation, follow-up and outcomes for breast, cervical, and colorectal cancer in the PROSPR consortium. JNCI 112(3): 238-246, March 2020.

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