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, BORHANIAN, GB, and SIMEL, DL. "MEDICAL WASTE-DISPOSAL IN THE HOME CARE SETTING." JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN GERIATRICS SOCIETY 39, no. 8 (August 1991): A63-A63.

Scholars@Duke

WILLIAMS, JW, ROBERTS, L, DISTELL, B, and SIMEL, DL. "DIAGNOSING SINUSITIS BY X-RAY - COMPARING 4-VIEW PARANASAL SINUS RADIOGRAPHS TO A SINGLE WATERS VIEW." CLINICAL RESEARCH 39, no. 2 (April 1991): A613-A613.

Scholars@Duke

WILLIAMS, JW, and SIMEL, DL. "LACK OF SEASONAL VARIABILITY FOR ACUTE AND SUBACUTE SINUSITIS." CLINICAL RESEARCH 39, no. 2 (April 1991): A586-A586.

Scholars@Duke

WILLIAMS, JW, and SIMEL, DL. "EVALUATION OF SHOULDER PAIN - PRACTICE VARIATION AMONG GENERAL INTERNISTS." CLINICAL RESEARCH 39, no. 2 (April 1991): A613-A613.

Scholars@Duke

WILLIAMS, JW, ROBERTS, L, DISTELL, B, and SIMEL, DL. "DIAGNOSING SINUSITIS BY X-RAY - COMPARING A SINGLE WATERS VIEW TO 4-VIEW PARANASAL SINUS RADIOGRAPHS." CLINICAL RESEARCH 38, no. 4 (December 1990): A937-A937.

Scholars@Duke

Williams, JW, Mutgi, A, Noyes, R, Perry, P, and Kathol, R. "Comparison of urinary-free cortisol in depressed and nondepressed patients with malignancy." Biol Psychiatry 28, no. 6 (September 15, 1990): 522-525.

PMID
2223921
Scholars@Duke

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

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

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

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