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Gary E. Weissman, MD, MSHP

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics
Core Faculty, Palliative and Advanced Illness Research Center, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Instructor A in Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Department of Medicine
Senior Fellow, Institute for Biomedical Informatics
Department: Medicine

Contact information
306 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104
AB (Physics)
Dartmouth College, 2002.
MD (Medicine)
Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, 2011.
MSHP (Health Policy Research)
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 2017.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern, Internal Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2011-2012.
Resident, Internal Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2012-2014.
Fellow, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2014-2017.
Postdoctoral Fellow, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsyvlania, 2018-2018.
American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, 2014.
American Board of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, 2016.
American Board of Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, 2018.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

critical care medicine, pulmonary diseases, general internal medicine

Description of Other Expertise

population health, health policy, health services research

Description of Research Expertise

clinical informatics, natural language processing, machine learning, social network analysis

Selected Publications

Heath Janae K, Weissman Gary E, Clancy Caitlin B, Shou Haochang, Farrar John T, Dine C Jessica: Assessment of Gender-Based Linguistic Differences in Physician Trainee Evaluations of Medical Faculty Using Automated Text Mining. JAMA network open 2(5): e193520, May 2019.

Kohn Rachel, Harhay Michael O, Weissman Gary E, Anesi George L, Bayes Brian, Greysen S Ryan, Ratcliffe Sarah J, Halpern Scott D, Prasad Kerlin Meeta: Ward Capacity Strain: A Novel Predictor of Delays in Intensive Care Unit Survivor Throughput. Annals of the American Thoracic Society 16(3): 387-390, Mar 2019.

Chaiyachati Krisda H, Liao Joshua M, Weissman Gary E, Morgan Anna U, Shea Judy A, Armstrong Katrina A: The Association Between Mentor-Mentee Network Features and Publication Productivity Among Early Career Academic Generalists. Journal of General Internal Medicine 34(3): 346-348, Mar 2019.

Weissman Gary E: Hierarchical Condition Categories for Pulmonary Diseases: Population Health Management and Policy Opportunities. Chest 155(4): 868-873, Jan 2019 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2018.12.013.

Weissman Gary E, Ungar Lyle H, Harhay Michael O, Courtright Katherine R, Halpern Scott D: Construct validity of six sentiment analysis methods in the text of encounter notes of patients with critical illness. Journal of biomedical informatics 89: 114-121, Jan 2019.

Rolnick Joshua A, Weissman Gary E: Early Warning Systems: The Neglected Importance of Timing. Journal of hospital medicine 14(7): 445-447, 07 2019.

Weissman GE, Ungar LH: A de-identified word embedding model trained on the text of clinical case report manuscripts American Medical Informatics Association 2019 Informatics Summit, San Francisco, CA 2019 Notes: Poster presentation.

Weissman Gary E, Kerlin Meeta Prasad, Yuan Yihao, Gabler Nicole B, Groeneveld Peter W, Werner Rachel M, Halpern Scott D: Population Trends in Intensive Care Unit Admissions in the United States Among Medicare Beneficiaries, 2006-2015. Annals of Internal Medicine 170(3): 213-215, 2019 Notes: Epub before print Oct 2018;

Anesi George L, Gabler Nicole B, Allorto Nikki L, Cairns Carel, Weissman Gary E, Kohn Rachel, Halpern Scott D, Wise Robert D: Intensive Care Unit Capacity Strain and Outcomes of Critical Illness in a Resource-Limited Setting: A 2-Hospital Study in South Africa. Journal of Intensive Care Medicine Epub ahead of print, Dec 2018.

Anesi George L, Liu Vincent X, Gabler Nicole B, Delgado M Kit, Kohn Rachel, Weissman Gary E, Bayes Brian, Escobar Gabriel J, Halpern Scott D: Associations of ICU Capacity Strain with Disposition and Outcomes of Patients with Sepsis Presenting to the Emergency Department. Annals of the American Thoracic Society 15(11): 1328-1335, Aug 2018.

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