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 johns196@mc.duke.edu

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

Publications

Hastings, SN, Whitson, HE, Purser, JL, Sloane, RJ, and Johnson, KS. "Emergency department discharge diagnosis and adverse health outcomes in older adults." J Am Geriatr Soc 57, no. 10 (October 2009): 1856-1861.

PMID
19694872
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Hastings, SN, Whitson, HE, Purser, J, Sloane, RJ, and Johnson, KS. "Variability in Adverse Outcomes According to Emergency Department Discharge Diagnosis." March 2009.

Scholars@Duke

Johnson, KS, Kuchibhatla, M, and Tulsky, JA. "Racial Differences in Self-Reported Exposure to Hospice Information." JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN GERIATRICS SOCIETY 57 (March 2009): S90-S91.

Scholars@Duke

Johnson, KS, Kuchibhatla, M, and Tulsky, JA. "What explains racial differences in the use of advance directives and attitudes toward hospice care?." J Am Geriatr Soc 56, no. 10 (October 2008): 1953-1958.

PMID
18771455
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Hastings, SN, Purser, JL, Johnson, KS, Sloane, RJ, and Whitson, HE. "Frailty predicts some but not all adverse outcomes in older adults discharged from the emergency department." J Am Geriatr Soc 56, no. 9 (September 2008): 1651-1657.

PMID
18691282
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Hastings, SN, Purser, J, Johnson, KS, Sloane, RJ, and Whitson, HE. "A frailty index predicts some but not all subsequent health service use in older adults discharged from the emergency department." April 2008.

Scholars@Duke

Johnson, KS, Kuchibhatla, M, and Tulsky, JA. "What explains racial differences in the completion of advance directives?." April 2008.

Scholars@Duke

Johnson, KS, Kuchibhatla, M, and Tulsky, JA. "Racial differences in location prior to hospice enrollment and association with hospice length of stay." March 2008.

Scholars@Duke

Johnson, KS, Kuchibhatla, M, Tanis, D, and Tulsky, JA. "Racial differences in hospice revocation to pursue aggressive care." Arch Intern Med 168, no. 2 (January 28, 2008): 218-224.

PMID
18227371
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Johnson, KS, Kuchibhatla, M, Tanis, D, and Tulsky, JA. "Racial differences in the growth of noncancer diagnoses among hospice enrollees." J Pain Symptom Manage 34, no. 3 (September 2007): 286-293.

PMID
17555922
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