Kimberly Sherell Johnson, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Senior Fellow in the Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute
Campus mail 3502 Hosp South, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 660-7506
Email address

Education and Training

  • Fellow in Geriatrics, Medicine, Duke University, 2001 - 2002
  • Chief Medical Resident-Ambulatory Services, Medicine, Duke University, 2000 - 2001
  • Medical Resident, Me Dicine, Duke University, 1997 - 2000
  • M.D., Johns Hopkins University, 1997


Hastings, S Nicole, Heather E. Whitson, Richard Sloane, Lawrence R. Landerman, Carolyn Horney, and Kimberly S. Johnson. “Using the past to predict the future: latent class analysis of patterns of health service use of older adults in the emergency department.” J Am Geriatr Soc 62, no. 4 (April 2014): 711–15.

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Roza, Katherine A., Jay R. Horton, Kimberly Johnson, and Wendy G. Anderson. “Update in hospice and palliative care.” J Palliat Med 17, no. 3 (March 2014): 351–57.

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Anderson, Wendy G., Lynn A. Flint, Jay R. Horton, Kimberly Johnson, Michelle Mourad, and Bradley A. Sharpe. “Update in hospital palliative care.” J Hosp Med 8, no. 12 (December 2013): 715–20.

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Johnson, Kimberly S., Maragatha Kuchibhatla, Richard Payne, and James A. Tulsky. “Race and residence: intercounty variation in black-white differences in hospice use.” J Pain Symptom Manage 46, no. 5 (November 2013): 681–90.

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Barclay, Joshua S., Maragatha Kuchibhatla, James A. Tulsky, and Kimberly S. Johnson. “Association of hospice patients' income and care level with place of death.” Jama Intern Med 173, no. 6 (March 25, 2013): 450–56.

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