Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2019 Perspectives on Conversations About Costs of Cancer Care of Breast Cancer Survivors and Cancer Center Staff: A Qualitative Study 2019
2019 Medicaid Expansion and Hospitalization for Ambulatory Care-Sensitive Conditions among Nonelderly Adults with Diabetes 2019
2018 Role of patient- and surgery-specific risk in receipt of outpatient preoperative testing 2018
2017 Can Appealing to Patient Altruism Reduce Overuse of Health Care Services? An Experimental Survey 2017
2017 Effect of Prescription Drug Coupons on Statin Utilization and Expenditures: A Retrospective Cohort Study 2017
2017 Surgeons' views on preoperative medical evaluation: a qualitative study. 2017
2017 The Language of Stewardship: Is the “Low-Value” Label Overused? 2017
2016 Navigating ethical tensions in high-value care education 2016
2016 What is the rationale for preoperative medical evaluations? A closer look at surgical risk and common terminology 2016
2016 In reply 2016
2016 Prevalence and cost of office visits prior to colonoscopy for colon cancer screening 2016
2015 Cost Containment and Patient Well-Being 2015
2015 Ethics in the use of extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation in adults 2015
2015 Impact of Out-of-Pocket Spending Caps on Financial Burden of those with Group Health Insurance 2015
2015 Why is there no generic insulin? historical origins of a modern problem 2015
2015 Comparing employer-sponsored and federal exchange plans: Wide variations in cost sharing for prescription drugs 2015
2015 In reply 2015
2015 The Role of Professional Societies in Limiting Indication Creep 2015
2015 The health care 'iron triangle' 2015
2014 Overcoming barriers to discussing out-of-pocket costs with patients 2014
2014 Providing price displays for physicians which price is right? 2014
2012 Relationship Between Time of First Publication and Subsequent Publication Success Among Non-PhD Physician-Scientists. 2012
2011 Discordant thymectomy in identical twins concordant for myasthenia gravis 2011
2007 Advances in the subcritical, gas-cooled, fast transmutation reactor concept 2007

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, Duke University 2010
  • Master of Public Health in Health / Health Care Administration / Management, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 2009
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Nuclear Radiology Residency Program, Georgia Institute of Technology 2006
  • Duke University School of Medicine, Residency 2013
  • Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2016
  • Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2015
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  • Kevin Riggs
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