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


Elbert-Avila, KI, Johnson, KS, Pieper, C, Tanis, D, and Tulsky, JA. "How do dementia and cancer patients enrolled in hospice differ?." April 2005.


Johnson, KS, Sloane, R, Galanos, AN, and Tulsky, JA. "Place of death among elderly hospice users: Differences by race." April 2004.