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

Rosowski, EE, Knox, BP, Archambault, LS, Huttenlocher, A, Keller, NP, Wheeler, RT, and Davis, JM. "The zebrafish as a model host for invasive fungal infections." Journal of Fungi 4, no. 4 (December 1, 2018). (Review)

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Nguyen, JC, Rebsamen, SL, Tuite, MJ, Davis, JM, and Rosas, HG. "Imaging of Kingella kingae musculoskeletal infections in children: a series of 5 cases." Emergency Radiology 25, no. 6 (December 1, 2018): 615-620.

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Misch, EA, Saddler, C, and Davis, JM. "Skin and Soft Tissue Infections Due to Nontuberculous Mycobacteria." Current Infectious Disease Reports 20, no. 4 (April 1, 2018). (Review)

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Davis, JM, Goldberg, SB, Angel, KS, Silver, RH, Kragel, EA, and Lagrew, DJ. "Observational Study on a Mindfulness Training for Smokers within a Smoking Cessation Program." Mindfulness 8, no. 6 (December 1, 2017): 1689-1698.

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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, Huang, M, Botts, MR, Hull, CM, and Huttenlocher, A. "A Zebrafish Model of Cryptococcal Infection Reveals Roles for Macrophages, Endothelial Cells, and Neutrophils in the Establishment and Control of Sustained Fungemia." Infection and Immunity 84, no. 10 (October 2016): 3047-3062.

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27481252
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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-null.

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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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