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. N., H. E. Whitson, R. Sloane, L. R. Landerman, C. Horney, and K. 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.” Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 62, no. 4 (January 1, 2014): 711–15.

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Mentz, R. J., J. A. Tulsky, B. B. Granger, K. J. Anstrom, P. A. Adams, G. C. Dodson, M. Fiuzat, et al. “The palliative care in heart failure trial: Rationale and design.” American Heart Journal 168, no. 5 (January 1, 2014): 645-651.e1.

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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, K. S., M. Kuchibhatla, R. Payne, and J. A. Tulsky. “Race and residence: Intercounty variation in black-white differences in hospice use.” Journal of Pain and Symptom Management 46, no. 5 (November 1, 2013): 681–90.

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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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Anderson, W. G., L. A. Flint, J. R. Horton, K. Johnson, M. Mourad, and B. A. Sharpe. “Update in hospital palliative care.” Journal of Hospital Medicine 8, no. 12 (2013): 715–20.

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