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

Patterson, Mark E., Adrian F. Hernandez, Bradley G. Hammill, Gregg C. Fonarow, Eric D. Peterson, Kevin A. Schulman, and Lesley H. Curtis. “Process of care performance measures and long-term outcomes in patients hospitalized with heart failure..” Med Care 48, no. 3 (March 2010): 210–16. https://doi.org/10.1097/MLR.0b013e3181ca3eb4.

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20125043
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Glickman, Seth W., William Boulding, Matthew Manary, Richard Staelin, Matthew T. Roe, Robert J. Wolosin, E Magnus Ohman, Eric D. Peterson, and Kevin A. Schulman. “Patient satisfaction and its relationship with clinical quality and inpatient mortality in acute myocardial infarction..” Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 3, no. 2 (March 2010): 188–95. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.109.900597.

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20179265
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Hernandez, Adrian F., Bradley G. Hammill, Eric D. Peterson, Clyde W. Yancy, Kevin A. Schulman, Lesley H. Curtis, and Gregg C. Fonarow. “Relationships between emerging measures of heart failure processes of care and clinical outcomes..” Am Heart J 159, no. 3 (March 2010): 406–13. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2009.12.024.

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20211302
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Fortune-Greeley, AK, Hardy, NC, Lin, L, Friedman, JY, Lawlor, JS, Muhlbaier, LH, Hall, MA, Schulman, KA, Sugarman, J, and Weinfurt, KP. "Patient reactions to confidentiality, liability, and financial aspects of informed consent in cardiology research." Circulation. Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes 3, no. 2 (March 2010): 151-158.

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Petersen, John L., John J. Barron, Bradley G. Hammill, Mark J. Cziraky, Kevin J. Anstrom, Peter M. Wahl, Eric L. Eisenstein, et al. “Clopidogrel use and clinical events after drug-eluting stent implantation: findings from the HealthCore Integrated Research Database..” Am Heart J 159, no. 3 (March 2010): 462-470.e1. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2009.11.031.

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20211310
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Hall, MA, and Schulman, KA. "Property, Privacy, and the Pursuit of Integrated Electronic Medical Records1." In The Fragmentation of U.S. Health Care: Causes and Solutions. February 24, 2010.

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Glickman, SW, Krubert, C, Koppenhaver, J, Glickman, LT, Schulman, KA, and Cairns, CB. "Increased rate of central venous catheterization procedures in community EDs." Am J Emerg Med 28, no. 2 (February 2010): 208-212.

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20159392
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Hammill, Bradley G., Lesley H. Curtis, Kevin A. Schulman, and David J. Whellan. “Relationship between cardiac rehabilitation and long-term risks of death and myocardial infarction among elderly Medicare beneficiaries..” Circulation 121, no. 1 (January 5, 2010): 63–70. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.109.876383.

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20026778
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Fekrat, Sharon, Alisa M. Shea, Bradley G. Hammill, Hiep Nguyen, Jonathan W. Kowalski, Kevin A. Schulman, and Lesley H. Curtis. “Resource use and costs of branch and central retinal vein occlusion in the elderly..” Curr Med Res Opin 26, no. 1 (January 2010): 223–30. https://doi.org/10.1185/03007990903439046.

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Whellan, David J., Melissa A. Greiner, Kevin A. Schulman, and Lesley H. Curtis. “Costs of inpatient care among Medicare beneficiaries with heart failure, 2001 to 2004..” Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 3, no. 1 (January 2010): 33–40. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.109.854760.

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20123669
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