Two faculty from the Department of Medicine, L. Ebony Boulware, MD, MPH, and Peter Ubel, MD, have been elected to the prestigious National Academy of Medicine (NAM). Election to the NAM is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine and recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service.

How well do patients undergoing mastectomy (with or without immediate breast reconstruction) predict their future well-being?

Dr. Peter Ubel was the senior author of a paper in JGIM entitled "How Primary Care Providers Talk to Patients about Genome Sequencing Results: Risk, Rationale, and Recommendation."

Peter Ubel, MD, is the senior author for an online first research letter in

Two recent publications in the JAMA Network for DGIM; A JAMA Viewpoint article with Dr. Kevin Schulman and an original investigation in JAMA Surgery including author Dr. Peter Ubel

What do bicycle helmets, healthcare, unnecessary care, and income inequality all have in common? They are all topics in recent articles written by Dr. Peter Ubel and featured in Forbes.

Peter Ubel, MD, a Duke physician and behavioral scientist, frequently contributes to Forbes (Health Information and Health News) online articles. The articles discuss popular relevant topics. Here are his four most recent contributions. 

Copay assistance now = higher health care costs in the future.


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