J. Trig Brown, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Campus mail Duke University Health System, Section Palliative Medicine, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 684-8111
Email address james.t.brown@duke.edu

A general internist in practice for several years, Dr. Brown has now finished Fellowship training in Hospice and Palliative Medicine and has rejoined the Faculty in the Division of General Medicine, Palliative Care Section.  Clinical and teaching activities are at Duke University Health System, Duke Regional Hospital, and at the in-patient hospice facility, The Hock Family Pavilion.  He has several areas of active scholarly activities including the integration of palliative care into the primary care arenas, building physician resiliency, and quality improvement at end of life.

Education and Training

  • Fellow, Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, Duke University School of Medicine, 1980 - 1981
  • Resident, Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, 1978 - 1980
  • Intern, Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, 1977 - 1978
  • M.D., Washington University, 1977

Publications

Brown, JT. "Lethal Talk." Journal of General Internal Medicine 33, no. 6 (June 2018): 978-null.

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Brown, JT. "Current Events (With Apologies to Leonard Cohen)." Journal of pain and symptom management 54, no. 4 (October 2017): 617-.

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Brown, JT. "An Internist Listens on Pediatric Rounds." Journal of palliative medicine 20, no. 7 (July 2017): 793-.

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Brown, JT. "A Day in the Death of a Hospice Patient." Journal of palliative medicine 18, no. 8 (August 2015): 718-.

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Brown, JT, and Galanos, AN. "Medical Purgatory." Journal of palliative medicine 18, no. 7 (July 2015): 640-641.

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Weinberger, M, Saunders, AF, Bearon, LB, Gold, DT, Brown, JT, Samsa, GP, and Loehrer, PJ. "Physician-related barriers to breast cancer screening in older women." J Gerontol 47 Spec No (November 1992): 111-117. (Review)

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1430872
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Divine, GW, Brown, JT, and Frazier, LM. "The unit of analysis error in studies about physicians' patient care behavior." J Gen Intern Med 7, no. 6 (November 1992): 623-629.

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1453246
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FRAZIER, LM, BROWN, JT, and DIVINE, GW. "LOWERING THE COST OF PRESCRIPTION DRUGS - REPLY." ANNALS OF INTERNAL MEDICINE 115, no. 9 (November 1, 1991): 749-749.

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"Lowering the cost of prescription drugs." Annals of internal medicine 115, no. 9 (November 1991): 748-749. (Letter)

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1929046
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Brown, JT, and Wong, JG. "The Duke Minority Medical Student Summer Fellowship: one program's attempt to attract minority residents." Am J Med Sci 302, no. 2 (August 1991): 124-128.

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1897558
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