Kevin Alan Schulman

Adjunct Professor in the Department of Medicine
Director, Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics
Research Professor of Global Health
Associate of the Duke Initiative for Science & Society
Member in the Duke Clinical Research Institute
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute
Email address kevin.schulman@duke.edu

Kevin A. Schulman, MD, MBA, is a professor of medicine and the Gregory Mario and Jeremy Mario Professor of Business Administration (2010 - 2016) at Duke University. He is a visiting professor of business administration at Harvard Business School. He holds several leadership appointments at Duke. He is an associate director of the Duke Clinical Research Institute in the School of Medicine, the country's largest academic clinical research organization. In Duke's Fuqua School of Business, he served for more than a decade as the director of the Health Sector Management program, the Master of Management in Clinical Informatics degree program, and the Center for the Study of Health Management. His other university affiliations include the Trent Center for Bioethics, Humanities and History of Medicine; the Duke Translational Medicine Institute; and the Duke Global Health Institute.

Dr. Schulman is a distinguished researcher who has received more than $48 million in research grants. His research interests include health services research and policy, including access to care and the impact of reimbursement and regulatory policies on clinical practice; health economics and economic evaluation in clinical research; and medical decision making, especially in patients with life-threatening conditions. He teaches courses in biotechnology, health policy, and health IT strategy.

Dr. Schulman has published nearly 400 articles and book chapters; his peer-reviewed papers have appeared in the New England Journal of Medicine, JAMA, and Annals of Internal Medicine. He is the senior associate editor of Health Services Research and a member of the editorial/advisory boards of the American Journal of Medicine and the American Heart Journal.

A recipient of numerous awards, Dr. Schulman is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and an elected member of the American Society for Clinical Investigation. He is a voting member of the Medicare Evidence Development and Coverage Advisory Committee. He has served as session chair and panelist at dozens of medical and health care conferences. Dr. Schulman has also served on numerous grant review committees for the National Institutes of Health, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and other bodies. He is a member of the advisory board for the Centre for Healthcare Policy and Management at the China Europe International Business School. In 2010-2011, he was a mentor for the Commonwealth Fund's Harkness Fellowships in Health Care Policy and Practice. He is the founding president of the Business School Alliance for Health Management, a consortium of the leading business schools offering health management programs.

Dr. Schulman received his MD from the New York University School of Medicine and his MBA, with a concentration in health care management, from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He completed a residency in internal medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and is board-certified in internal medicine.

Publications

Levy, WC, Li, Y, Reed, SD, Zile, MR, Shadman, R, Dardas, T, Whellan, DJ, Schulman, KA, Ellis, SJ, Neilson, M, O'Connor, CM, and HFACTION Investigators, . "Does the Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Benefit Vary With the Estimated Proportional Risk of Sudden Death in Heart Failure Patients?." Jacc. Clinical Electrophysiology 3, no. 3 (March 2017): 291-298.

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Glickman, SW, Mehrotra, A, Shea, CM, Mayer, C, Strickler, J, Pabers, S, Larson, J, Goldstein, B, Mandelkehr, L, Cairns, CB, Pines, JM, and Schulman, KA. "A Patient Reported Approach to Identify Medical Errors and Improve Patient Safety in the Emergency Department." Journal of patient safety (November 2, 2016).

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27811598
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Ticona, L, and Schulman, KA. "Extreme Home Makeover - The Role of Intensive Home Health Care." The New England journal of medicine 375, no. 18 (November 2016): 1707-1709.

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27806216
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Schulman, KA, and Richman, BD. "Reassessing ACOs and Health Care Reform." JAMA 316, no. 7 (August 2016): 707-708.

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27533151
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Mühlbacher, AC, Bethge, S, Reed, SD, and Schulman, KA. "Patient Preferences for Features of Health Care Delivery Systems: A Discrete Choice Experiment." Health Services Research 51, no. 2 (April 2016): 704-727.

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26255998
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Warraich, HJ, and Schulman, KA. "Health Care Tax Inversions--Robbing Both Peter and Paul." The New England journal of medicine 374, no. 11 (March 2016): 1005-1007.

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26981932
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Wiske, CP, Ogbechie, OA, and Schulman, KA. "Options to Promote Competitive Generics Markets in the United States." JAMA 314, no. 20 (November 2015): 2129-2130.

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26513309
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Reed, SD, Neilson, MP, Gardner, M, Li, Y, Briggs, AH, Polsky, DE, Graham, FL, Bowers, MT, Paul, SC, Granger, BB, Schulman, KA, Whellan, DJ, Riegel, B, and Levy, WC. "Tools for Economic Analysis of Patient Management Interventions in Heart Failure Cost-Effectiveness Model: A Web-based program designed to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of disease management programs in heart failure." American heart journal 170, no. 5 (November 2015): 951-960.

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26542504
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Schulman, KA, Balu, S, and Reed, SD. "Specialty Pharmaceuticals for Hyperlipidemia--Impact on Insurance Premiums." The New England journal of medicine 373, no. 17 (October 7, 2015): 1591-1593.

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26444460
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Manary, M, Staelin, R, Kosel, K, Schulman, KA, and Glickman, SW. "Organizational characteristics and patient experiences with hospital care: a survey study of hospital chief patient experience officers." American journal of medical quality : the official journal of the American College of Medical Quality 30, no. 5 (September 2015): 432-440.

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24951105
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