James Davis, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute
Email address james.m.davis@duke.edu

Dr. James Davis is the Medical Director for Duke Center for Smoking Cessation, Director of the Duke Smoking Cessation Program and Co-Director of the Duke-UNC Tobacco Treatment Specialist Credentialing Program.  Dr. Davis is a practicing Hospitalist (Internal Medicine)  and is a tobacco dependence instructor for the Duke University School of Nursing, Duke Psychiatry and Family Practice Residency programs.  His research has focused on development of mindfulness-based treatments for smoking cessation and he is currently principal investigator on an NIH funded clinical trial assessing “adaptive” quit smoking medication protocols and assessing the effectiveness of an the Duke Smoking Cessation Program.  Dr. Davis is Co-Investigator on a trial assessing decision making in Lung Cancer Screening and several trials on the use of E-cigarettes as a treatment for smokers. 

Education and Training

  • Internal Medicine Residency, Mayo Clinic, 1997 - 2000
  • M.D., Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, 1997

Publications

Miranda, LS, Datta, S, Melzer, AC, Wiener, RS, Davis, JM, Tong, BC, Golden, SE, and Slatore, CG. "Rationale and Design of the Lung Cancer Screening Implementation. Evaluation of Patient-Centered Care Study." Annals of the American Thoracic Society 14, no. 10 (October 2017): 1581-1590.

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28640670
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Shields, PG, Herbst, RS, Arenberg, D, Benowitz, NL, Bierut, L, Luckart, JB, Cinciripini, P, Collins, B, David, S, Davis, J, Hitsman, B, Hyland, A, Lang, M, Leischow, S, Park, ER, Purcell, WT, Selzle, J, Silber, A, Spencer, S, Tanvetyanon, T, Tiep, B, Tindle, HA, Tucker-Seeley, R, Urbanic, J, Hooper, MW, Weksler, B, Whitlock, CW, Wood, DE, Burns, J, and Scavone, J. "Smoking Cessation, Version 1.2016, NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology." Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JNCCN 14, no. 11 (November 2016): 1430-1468.

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27799513
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Davis, JM, Manley, AR, Goldberg, SB, Stankevitz, KA, and Smith, SS. "Mindfulness training for smokers via web-based video instruction with phone support: a prospective observational study." BMC complementary and alternative medicine 15 (March 29, 2015): 95-.

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25886752
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Davis, JM, Manley, AR, Goldberg, SB, Smith, SS, and Jorenby, DE. "Randomized trial comparing mindfulness training for smokers to a matched control." Journal of substance abuse treatment 47, no. 3 (September 2014): 213-221.

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24957302
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Goldberg, SB, Manley, AR, Smith, SS, Greeson, JM, Russell, E, Van Uum, S, Koren, G, and Davis, JM. "Hair cortisol as a biomarker of stress in mindfulness training for smokers." Journal of alternative and complementary medicine (New York, N.Y.) 20, no. 8 (August 2014): 630-634.

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24963659
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Goldberg, SB, Del Re, AC, Hoyt, WT, and Davis, JM. "The secret ingredient in mindfulness interventions? A case for practice quality over quantity." Journal of counseling psychology 61, no. 3 (July 2014): 491-497.

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25019551
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Davis, JM, Goldberg, SB, Anderson, MC, Manley, AR, Smith, SS, and Baker, TB. "Randomized trial on mindfulness training for smokers targeted to a disadvantaged population." Substance use & misuse 49, no. 5 (April 2014): 571-585.

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24611852
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Davis, JM, Anderson, MC, Stankevitz, KA, and Manley, AR. "Providing premedical students with quality clinical and research experience: the Tobacco Science Scholars Program." WMJ : official publication of the State Medical Society of Wisconsin 112, no. 5 (October 2013): 195-198.

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24734413
Scholars@Duke

Davis, JM, Mills, DM, Stankevitz, KA, Manley, AR, Majeskie, MR, and Smith, SS. "Pilot randomized trial on mindfulness training for smokers in young adult binge drinkers." BMC complementary and alternative medicine 13 (September 3, 2013): 215-.

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24006963
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Goldberg, SB, Davis, JM, and Hoyt, WT. "The role of therapeutic alliance in mindfulness interventions: therapeutic alliance in mindfulness training for smokers." Journal of clinical psychology 69, no. 9 (September 2013): 936-950.

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23775222
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