Dr. Provenzale is Director of GI Outcomes Research at Duke University and the Director of the Durham Epidemiologic Research and Information Center (ERIC). She directs a research program that integrates observational research, measurement of patient-centered outcomes and decision making to investigate patient-oriented research questions in gastrointestinal cancer screening, surveillance and quality of care. Dr. Provenzale also directs the training program for GI fellows committed to careers in health services research.
Ongoing projects include CanCORS, an NCI/VA funded consortium to measure quality of lung and colorectal cancer care in VA and non-VA settings, and the development and dissemination of CCQMS, a cancer care quality measurement system. Additional studies are developing a cancer tissue repository for microarray studies.
Education and Training
- Fellow in Clinical Decision Making, Medicine, Tufts University, 1989 - 1991
- Fellow in Gastroenterology, Medicine, Tufts University, 1987 - 1990
- Medical Resident, Medicine, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, 1984 - 1987
- M.D., Albany Medical College, 1984