Alex Han Cho, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Affiliate, Duke Global Health Institute
Campus mail 3100 Tower Blvd, Suite 600, Box 80, Durham, NC 27707
Phone (919) 419-5049
Email address alex.cho@duke.edu

Population health; telehealth; primary care; implementation science; applied genomics; health behavior; patient self-management; health policy.

Education and Training

  • Primary Care Resident, Medicine, New York University, 2001 - 2004
  • M.B.A., Duke University, 2007
  • M.D., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, 2001

Publications

Shoup, JP, Keenan, R, Cho, AH, Phinney, D, Anderson, J, and Shah, K. "IMPROVING PRIMARY CARE PATIENT ACCESS TO RHEUMATOLOGY VIA E-CONSULTS." Annual Meeting of the Society-of-General-Internal-Medicine (SGIM). Denver, CO. April 12, 2018.: SPRINGER, April 1, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Hardy, M, Cho, A, Stavig, A, Bratcher, M, Dillard, J, Greenblatt, L, and Schulman, K. "Understanding Frequent Emergency Department Use Among Primary Care Patients." Population Health Management 21, no. 1 (February 2018): 24-31.

PMID
28609191
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Haga, SB, Mills, R, Moaddeb, J, Allen LaPointe, N, Cho, A, and Ginsburg, GS. "Primary care providers' use of pharmacist support for delivery of pharmacogenetic testing." Pharmacogenomics 18, no. 4 (March 2017): 359-367.

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28244812
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Wu, RR, Myers, RA, Hauser, ER, Vorderstrasse, A, Cho, A, Ginsburg, GS, and Orlando, LA. "Impact of Genetic Testing and Family Health History Based Risk Counseling on Behavior Change and Cognitive Precursors for Type 2 Diabetes." Journal of genetic counseling 26, no. 1 (February 2017): 133-140.

PMID
27296809
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Schettini, P, Shah, KP, O'Leary, CP, Patel, MP, Anderson, JB, Cho, AH, Long, AL, Bosworth, HB, and Cameron, CB. "Keeping care connected: e-Consultation program improves access to nephrology care." Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare (January 2017): 1357633X17748350-null.

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29285981
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Haga, SB, Mills, R, Moaddeb, J, Allen Lapointe, N, Cho, A, and Ginsburg, GS. "Patient experiences with pharmacogenetic testing in a primary care setting." Pharmacogenomics 17, no. 15 (October 2016): 1629-1636.

PMID
27648637
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Bowlby, L, Cho, AH, Cunningham, NT, Greenblatt, L, Ross, AK, Sendak, M, and Zipkin, DA. "A NEEDS-BASED RESIDENT CLINIC REDESIGN RESULTS IN IMPROVED PATIENT UTILIZATION OF CARE AND INCREASED RESIDENT SATISFACTION." Meeting of the Society-of-General-Internal-Medicine (SGIM). Hollywood, FL. May 11, 2015 - May 14, 2016.: SPRINGER, May 1, 2016.

Scholars@Duke

Voils, CI, Coffman, CJ, Grubber, JM, Edelman, D, Sadeghpour, A, Maciejewski, ML, Bolton, J, Cho, A, Ginsburg, GS, and Yancy, WS. "Does Type 2 Diabetes Genetic Testing and Counseling Reduce Modifiable Risk Factors? A Randomized Controlled Trial of Veterans." Journal of general internal medicine 30, no. 11 (November 2015): 1591-1598.

PMID
25876740
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Gallagher, P, King, HA, Haga, SB, Orlando, LA, Joy, SV, Trujillo, GM, Scott, WM, Bembe, M, Creighton, DL, Cho, AH, Ginsburg, GS, and Vorderstrasse, A. "Patient beliefs and behaviors about genomic risk for type 2 diabetes: implications for prevention." Journal of health communication 20, no. 6 (January 2015): 728-735.

PMID
25844569
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Gallagher, P, King, HA, Haga, SB, Orlando, LA, Joy, SV, Trujillo, GM, Scott, WM, Bembe, M, Creighton, DL, Cho, AH, Ginsburg, GS, and Vorderstrasse, A. "Patient beliefs and behaviors about genomic risk for type 2 diabetes: Implications for prevention." Journal of Health Communication 20, no. 6 (January 1, 2015): 728-735.

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