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

Sandler, RS, Everhart, J, Fenster, F, Jensen, D, Johanson, J, Lieberman, D, McMahon, L, Provenzale, D, Rabeneck, L, and Ransohoff, D. "A primer on outcomes research for the gastroenterologist: Report of the American Gastroenterological Association Task Force on Outcomes Research." Gastroenterology 109, no. 1 (1995): 302-306.

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Sharma, A, Provenzale, D, McKusick, A, and Kaplan, MM. "Interstitial pneumonitis after low-dose methotrexate therapy in primary biliary cirrhosis." Gastroenterology 107, no. 1 (July 1994): 266-270.

PMID
8020670
Scholars@Duke

Provenzale, D, Kemp, JA, Arora, S, and Wong, JB. "A guide for surveillance of patients with Barrett's esophagus." Am J Gastroenterol 89, no. 5 (May 1994): 670-680.

PMID
8172136
Scholars@Duke

Provenzale, D, Reinhold, RB, Golner, B, Irwin, V, Dallal, GE, Papathanasopoulos, N, Sahyoun, N, Samloff, IM, and Russell, RM. "Evidence for diminished B12 absorption after gastric bypass: oral supplementation does not prevent low plasma B12 levels in bypass patients." J Am Coll Nutr 11, no. 1 (February 1992): 29-35.

PMID
1541791
Scholars@Duke

Hassig, WM, Ibrahim, MAH, Arlow, FL, Carey, WD, Achkar, E, Lewis, JH, Provenzale, D, and Sandler, RS. "Distal and proximal colon adenomas [1]." Annals of Internal Medicine 114, no. 7 (1991): 603-604.

PMID
2001093
Scholars@Duke

Provenzale, D, Garrett, JW, Condon, SE, and Sandler, RS. "Risk for colon adenomas in patients with rectosigmoid hyperplastic polyps." Ann Intern Med 113, no. 10 (November 15, 1990): 760-763.

PMID
2240878
Scholars@Duke

Golden, RN, Hoffman, J, Falk, D, Provenzale, D, and Curtis, TE. "Psychoses associated with propranolol withdrawal." Biol Psychiatry 25, no. 3 (February 1, 1989): 351-354.

PMID
2914157
Scholars@Duke

Provenzale, D, Martin, ZZ, Holland, KL, and Sandler, RS. "Colon adenomas in patients with hyperplastic polyps." J Clin Gastroenterol 10, no. 1 (February 1988): 46-49.

PMID
3356885
Scholars@Duke

Provenzale, D, Sandler, RS, Wood, DR, Levinson, SL, Frakes, JT, Sartor, RB, Jackson, AL, Kinard, HB, Wagner, EH, and Powell, DW. "Development of a scoring system to predict mortality from upper gastrointestinal bleeding." Am J Med Sci 294, no. 1 (July 1987): 26-32.

PMID
3496791
Scholars@Duke

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