Dawn Tranchino Provenzale, MD

Professor of Medicine
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute
Campus mail 411 W. Chapel Hill St, 7th Floor, Durham, NC 27701
Phone (919) 286-9408
Email address prove002@mc.duke.edu

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.

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 at Chapel Hill, 1984 - 1987
  • M.D., Albany Medical College, 1984

Publications

Fisher, DA, Martin, C, Galanko, J, Sandler, RS, Noble, MD, and Provenzale, D. "Risk factors for advanced disease in colorectal cancer." Am J Gastroenterol 99, no. 10 (October 2004): 2019-2024.

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15447766
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van Dam, J, Cotton, P, Johnson, CD, McFarland, BG, Pineau, BC, Provenzale, D, Ransohoff, D, Rex, D, Rockey, D, Wootton, FT, and American Gastroenterological Association, . "AGA future trends report: CT colonography." Gastroenterology 127, no. 3 (September 2004): 970-984. (Review)

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15362051
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Ayanian, JZ, Chrischilles, EA, Fletcher, RH, Fouad, MN, Harrington, DP, Kahn, KL, Kiefe, CI, Lipscomb, J, Malin, JL, Potosky, AL, Provenzale, DT, Sandler, RS, van Ryn, M, Wallace, RB, Weeks, JC, and West, DW. "Understanding cancer treatment and outcomes: the Cancer Care Outcomes Research and Surveillance Consortium." Journal of Clinical Oncology : Official Journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology 22, no. 15 (August 2004): 2992-2996.

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15284250
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Provenzale, D. "An overview of economic analysis for the practising gastroenterologist and hepatologist." Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 16, no. 6 (June 2004): 513-517. (Review)

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15167151
Scholars@Duke

Farraye, FA, Horton, K, Hersey, H, Trnka, Y, Heeren, T, and Provenzale, D. "Screening flexible sigmoidoscopy using an upper endoscope is better tolerated by women." Am J Gastroenterol 99, no. 6 (June 2004): 1074-1080.

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15180728
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Chiba, N, Gralnek, IM, Moayyedi, P, Provenzale, D, Inadomi, JM, Willan, AR, Briggs, AH, and Kim, WR. "A glossary of economic terms." Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 16, no. 6 (June 2004): 563-565.

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15167157
Scholars@Duke

Adams, PC, Arthur, MJ, Boyer, TD, DeLeve, LD, Di Bisceglie, AM, Hall, M, Levin, TR, Provenzale, D, and Seeff, L. "Screening in liver disease: report of an AASLD clinical workshop." Hepatology 39, no. 5 (May 2004): 1204-1212. (Review)

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15122748
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Fisher, DA, Dougherty, K, Martin, C, Galanko, J, Provenzale, D, and Sandler, RS. "Race and colorectal cancer screening: a population-based study in North Carolina." N C Med J 65, no. 1 (January 2004): 12-15.

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15052704
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Provenzale, D, and Gray, RN. "Colorectal cancer screening and treatment: review of outcomes research." J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr, no. 33 (2004): 45-55. (Review)

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15504919
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Hilsden, RJ. "Re: Mortality and follow-up colonoscopy after colorectal cancer." The American Journal of Gastroenterology 98, no. 12 (December 2003): 2801-null. (Letter)

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14687835
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