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

Shaheen, NJ, and Provenzale, D. "Screening strategies in gastroesophageal reflux disease: early identification of esophageal carcinoma." Adv Intern Med 47 (2001): 137-157. (Review)

PMID
11795073
Scholars@Duke

O'Connor, JB, Provenzale, D, and Brazer, S. "Economic considerations in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease: a review." Am J Gastroenterol 95, no. 12 (December 2000): 3356-3364. (Review)

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11151862
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Eloubeidi, MA, and Provenzale, D. "Health-related quality of life and severity of symptoms in patients with Barrett's esophagus and gastroesophageal reflux disease patients without Barrett's esophagus." Am J Gastroenterol 95, no. 8 (August 2000): 1881-1887.

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10950030
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Sloan, FA, Conover, CJ, and Provenzale, D. "Hospital credentialing and quality of care." Soc Sci Med 50, no. 1 (January 2000): 77-88.

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10622696
Scholars@Duke

Eloubeidi, MA, and Provenzale, D. "CT-guided treatment of ultrasonically invisible hepatocellular carcinoma." American Journal of Gastroenterology 95, no. 8 (2000): 2102-2106.

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Kaplan, MM, Schmid, C, Provenzale, D, Sharma, A, Dickstein, G, and McKusick, A. "A prospective trial of colchicine and methotrexate in the treatment of primary biliary cirrhosis." Gastroenterology 117, no. 5 (November 1999): 1173-1180.

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10535881
Scholars@Duke

Provenzale, D. "Economic analysis of endoscopic procedures." Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 9, no. 4 (October 1999): 573-vi. (Review)

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10495223
Scholars@Duke

Eisen, GM, Locke, GR, and Provenzale, D. "Health-related quality of life: a primer for gastroenterologists." Am J Gastroenterol 94, no. 8 (August 1999): 2017-2021. (Review)

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10445522
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Dominitz, JA, and Provenzale, D. "Prevalence of dyspepsia, heartburn, and peptic ulcer disease in veterans." Am J Gastroenterol 94, no. 8 (August 1999): 2086-2093.

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10445532
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Eloubeidi, MA, Homan, RK, Martz, MD, Theobald, KE, and Provenzale, D. "A cost analysis of outpatient care for patients with Barrett's esophagus in a managed care setting." Am J Gastroenterol 94, no. 8 (August 1999): 2033-2036.

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10445524
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