Santanu Kumar Datta, PhD

Assistant Professor in Medicine
Campus mail 411 W Chapel Hill St, Suite 500, Durham, NC 27701
Phone (919) 668-3588
Email address datta001@mc.duke.edu

BS, MBA, MS from Florida State University; PhD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. After earning his undergraduate degree in chemistry, Dr. Datta went on to earn an MBA in finance and a masters degree in economics at Florida State University. He then went to the University of North Carolina— Chapel Hill School of Public Health to earn a doctorate in health policy and administration with a concentration in health economics. Dr. Datta began his research career as an Associate in Research at the Duke Center for Clinical Health Policy Research. Currently, he holds joint appointments as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine at Duke University and as a Health Services Research Scientist at the Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care at the Durham VA. Dr. Datta’s areas of research include intervention and implementation cost analyses, cost-effectiveness analysis, decision analytic modeling, budget impact analysis, and utility/preference measurement. He has applied his research methods in a wide variety of disease areas including cardiovascular disease, diabetes, hypertension, lung cancer, osteoarthritis, stroke, hip fracture prevention, ulcer prevention, smoking cessation, genomics, and various  telemedicine interventions. 

Education and Training

  • Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2002
  • M.S., Florida State University, 1993
  • M.B.A., Florida State University, 1991
  • B.S., Florida State University, 1989

Publications

Proeschold-Bell, RJ, Evon, DM, Makarushka, C, Wong, JB, Datta, SK, Yao, J, Patkar, AA, Mannelli, P, Hodge, T, Naggie, S, Wilder, JM, Fried, MW, Niedzwiecki, D, and Muir, AJ. "The Hepatitis C-Alcohol Reduction Treatment (Hep ART) intervention: Study protocol of a multi-center randomized controlled trial." Contemporary Clinical Trials 72 (July 10, 2018): 73-85.

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30006024
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Voils, CI, Venne, VL, Weidenbacher, H, Sperber, N, and Datta, S. "Comparison of Telephone and Televideo Modes for Delivery of Genetic Counseling: a Randomized Trial." Journal of genetic counseling 27, no. 2 (April 2018): 339-348.

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29243007
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Yap, TL, Kennerly, SM, Horn, SD, Bergstrom, N, Datta, S, and Colon-Emeric, C. "TEAM-UP for quality: a cluster randomized controlled trial protocol focused on preventing pressure ulcers through repositioning frequency and precipitating factors." Bmc Geriatrics 18, no. 1 (February 20, 2018): 54-null.

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29463211
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Miranda, LS, Datta, S, Melzer, AC, Wiener, RS, Davis, JM, Tong, BC, Golden, SE, and Slatore, CG. "Rationale and Design of the Lung Cancer Screening Implementation. Evaluation of Patient-Centered Care Study." Annals of the American Thoracic Society 14, no. 10 (October 2017): 1581-1590.

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28640670
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Damschroder, LJ, Reardon, CM, AuYoung, M, Moin, T, Datta, SK, Sparks, JB, Maciejewski, ML, Steinle, NI, Weinreb, JE, Hughes, M, Pinault, LF, Xiang, XM, Billington, C, and Richardson, CR. "Implementation findings from a hybrid III implementation-effectiveness trial of the Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) in the Veterans Health Administration (VHA)." Implementation Science : Is 12, no. 1 (July 26, 2017): 94-null.

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28747191
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Moin, T, Damschroder, LJ, AuYoung, M, Maciejewski, ML, Datta, SK, Weinreb, JE, Steinle, NI, Billington, C, Hughes, M, Makki, F, Holleman, RG, Kim, HM, Jeffreys, AS, Kinsinger, LS, Burns, JA, and Richardson, CR. "Diabetes Prevention Program Translation in the Veterans Health Administration." American journal of preventive medicine 53, no. 1 (July 2017): 70-77.

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28094135
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Allen, KD, Oddone, EZ, Coffman, CJ, Jeffreys, AS, Bosworth, HB, Chatterjee, R, McDuffie, J, Strauss, JL, Yancy, WS, Datta, SK, Corsino, L, and Dolor, RJ. "Patient, Provider, and Combined Interventions for Managing Osteoarthritis in Primary Care: A Cluster Randomized Trial." Annals of Internal Medicine 166, no. 6 (March 2017): 401-411.

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28114648
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Kinsinger, LS, Anderson, C, Kim, J, Larson, M, Chan, SH, King, HA, Rice, KL, Slatore, CG, Tanner, NT, Pittman, K, Monte, RJ, McNeil, RB, Grubber, JM, Kelley, MJ, Provenzale, D, Datta, SK, Sperber, NS, Barnes, LK, Abbott, DH, Sims, KJ, Whitley, RL, Wu, RR, and Jackson, GL. "Implementation of Lung Cancer Screening in the Veterans Health Administration." Jama Internal Medicine 177, no. 3 (March 2017): 399-406.

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28135352
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Calhoun, PS, Datta, S, Olsen, M, Smith, VA, Moore, SD, Hair, LP, Dedert, EA, Kirby, A, Dennis, M, Beckham, JC, and Bastian, LA. "Comparative Effectiveness of an Internet-Based Smoking Cessation Intervention Versus Clinic-Based Specialty Care for Veterans." Journal of substance abuse treatment 69 (October 2016): 19-27.

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27568506
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Allen, KD, Bongiorni, D, Bosworth, HB, Coffman, CJ, Datta, SK, Edelman, D, Hall, KS, Lindquist, JH, Oddone, EZ, and Hoenig, H. "Group Versus Individual Physical Therapy for Veterans With Knee Osteoarthritis: Randomized Clinical Trial." Physical therapy 96, no. 5 (May 2016): 597-608.

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26586865
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