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

Garman, KS, Acharya, CR, Edelman, E, Grade, M, Gaedcke, J, Sud, S, Barry, W, Diehl, AM, Provenzale, D, Ginsburg, GS, Ghadimi, BM, Ried, T, Nevins, JR, Mukherjee, S, Hsu, D, and Potti, A. "Erratum: A genomic approach to colon cancer risk stratification yields biologic insights into therapeutic opportunities (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (2008) 105:49 (19432-19437) Doi: 10.1073/pnas.0806674105)." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 106, no. 16 (2009): 6878--.

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Harford, JB, Edwards, BK, Nandakumar, A, Ndom, P, Capocaccia, R, Coleman, MP, Vinson, CA, Stinchcomb, DG, Leitao, AR, Pinheiro, Z, Camanho, PP, Vichi, EJ, Sepulveda, C, Samiei, M, Makinen, M, Sabata, MSD, Sheikh, M, Gort, M, Siesling, S, Otter, R, Rutten, LJ, Moser, RP, Davis, KL, Davis, T, Luna, GT, Beckjord, E, Hesse, B, Moser, RP, Davis, KL, Rutten, LJ, Beckjord, E, Hesse, B, Davis, KL, Price, RA, Koshiol, J, Tiro, J, Habbema, D, Ballegooijen, MV, Allemani, C, Sant, M, Galán, Y, and Fernández, L et al. "Cancer control-planning and monitoring population-based systems." Tumori 95, no. 5 (2009): 568-578.

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19999948
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Garman, KS, Acharya, CR, Edelman, E, Grade, M, Gaedcke, J, Sud, S, Barry, W, Diehl, AM, Provenzale, D, Ginsburg, GS, Ghadimi, BM, Ried, T, Nevins, JR, Mukherjee, S, Hsu, D, and Potti, A. "A genomic approach to colon cancer risk stratification yields biologic insights into therapeutic opportunities." Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105, no. 49 (December 9, 2008): 19432-19437.

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19050079
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Zafar, SY, Abernethy, AP, Abbott, DH, Grambow, SC, Marcello, JE, Herndon, JE, Rowe, KL, Kolimaga, JT, Zullig, LL, Patwardhan, MB, and Provenzale, DT. "Comorbidity, age, race and stage at diagnosis in colorectal cancer: a retrospective, parallel analysis of two health systems. (Published online)" BMC Cancer 8 (November 25, 2008): 345-.

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19032772
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Kahn, KL, Adams, JL, Chrischilles, EE, Harrington, DP, Weeks, JC, Ayanian, JZ, Kiefe, CI, Provenzale, DT, and Fletcher, RH. "Are we use of chemotherapy for elderly stage III colon cancer patients? An analysis from the Cancer Care Outcomes & Research Surveillance Consortium (CanCORS)." JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY 26, no. 15 (May 20, 2008).

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Provenzale, D, and Lipscomb, J. "Health Economics." (April 15, 2008): 51-64. (Chapter)

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Brady, CW, Smith, AD, Stechuchak, KM, Coffman, CJ, Tuttle-Newhall, JE, Provenzale, D, and Muir, AJ. "Frequency and predictors of de novo hepatocellular carcinoma in patients awaiting orthotopic liver transplantation during the model for end-stage liver disease era." Liver Transpl 14, no. 2 (February 2008): 228-234.

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18236402
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Zafar, SY, Abernethy, AP, Abbott, DH, Grambow, SC, Marcello, JE, 2nd, JEH, Rowe, KL, Kolimaga, JT, Zullig, LL, Patwardhan, MB, and Provenzale, DT. "Comorbidity, age, race and stage at diagnosis in colorectal cancer: a retrospective, parallel analysis of two health systems." BMC cancer 8 (2008): 345--.

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Brady, CW, Coffman, CJ, and Provenzale, D. "Compliance with referral for hepatitis C evaluation among veterans." J Clin Gastroenterol 41, no. 10 (November 2007): 927-931.

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18090163
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Lieberman, DA, Weiss, DG, Harford, WV, Ahnen, DJ, Provenzale, D, Sontag, SJ, Schnell, TG, Chejfec, G, Campbell, DR, Kidao, J, Bond, JH, Nelson, DB, Triadafilopoulos, G, Ramirez, FC, Collins, JF, Johnston, TK, McQuaid, KR, Garewal, H, Sampliner, RE, Esquivel, R, and Robertson, D. "Five-year colon surveillance after screening colonoscopy." Gastroenterology 133, no. 4 (October 2007): 1077-1085.

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17698067
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