John Wiley Williams, MD

Professor of Medicine
Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Campus mail 411 W Chapel Hill Street, Suite 500, Durham, NC 27701
Phone (919) 668-0300

John Williams, MD, MHS, is a Professor of Medicine at Duke University Medical Center and a past recipient of VA Health Services Career Development and a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Generalist Faculty Scholar Awards. He received his bachelor and MD degrees from the University of North Carolina. Dr. Williams completed residency training at the University of Iowa and a research fellowship at Duke University. He is a primary care internist who is trained in epidemiology, biostatistics, and literature synthesis. Dr. Williams’ topical interests include depression, mental health services, dementia and implementation of best practices. He is Scientific Editor for the NC Medical Journal and a medical editor for the Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making. Dr. Williams directs the Durham VA Evidence Synthesis Program and has led numerous systematic reviews, many focusing on mental health services. Dr. Williams is board certified in Internal Medicine and active in clinical practice and resident physician education at the Durham VAMC.

Education and Training

  • Fellow in General Internal Medicine, Medicine, University of Iowa, 1987 - 1988
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, University of Iowa, 1984 - 1987
  • M.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1984

Publications

WILLIAMS, JW, ROBERTS, L, and SIMEL, DL. "THE OPERATING CHARACTERISTICS OF THE CLINICAL EXAMINATION FOR SINUSITIS." CLINICAL RESEARCH 38, no. 2 (April 1990): A725-A725.

Scholars@Duke

WILLIAMS, JW, and SIMEL, DL. "INTEROBSERVER VARIABILITY OF THE HISTORY AND PHYSICAL-EXAMINATION FOR SINUSITIS." CLINICAL RESEARCH 38, no. 2 (April 1990): A725-A725.

Scholars@Duke

WILLIAMS, JW, ROBERTS, L, and SIMEL, DL. "THE OPERATING CHARACTERISTICS OF THE CLINICAL EXAMINATION FOR SINUSITIS." CLINICAL RESEARCH 38, no. 1 (January 1990): A79-A79.

Scholars@Duke

WILLIAMS, JW, and SIMEL, DL. "INTEROBSERVER VARIABILITY OF THE HISTORY AND PHYSICAL-EXAMINATION FOR SINUSITIS." CLINICAL RESEARCH 38, no. 1 (January 1990): A79-A79.

Scholars@Duke

Kathol, RG, Mutgi, A, Williams, J, Clamon, G, and Jr, RN. "Diagnosis of major depression in cancer patients according to four sets of criteria." American Journal of Psychiatry 147, no. 8 (1990): 1021-1024.

PMID
2375435
Scholars@Duke

Noyes, R, Kathol, RG, Debelius-Enemark, P, Williams, J, Mutgi, A, Suelzer, MT, and Clamon, GH. "Distress associated with cancer as measured by the illness distress scale." Psychosomatics 31, no. 3 (1990): 321-330.

PMID
2388986
Scholars@Duke

Kathol, RG, Jr, RN, Williams, J, Mutgi, A, Carroll, B, and Perry, P. "Diagnosing depression in patients with medical illness." Psychosomatics 31, no. 4 (1990): 434-440.

PMID
2247573
Scholars@Duke

MUTGI, A, WILLIAMS, J, and NETTLEMAN, M. "RENAL COLIC - UTILITY OF PLAIN ABDOMINAL RADIOGRAPHS IN THE DIAGNOSIS OF UROLITHIASIS." April 1988.

Scholars@Duke

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