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Daniel Dohan, PhD

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dohan_daniel

Associate Professor of Health Policy and Social Medicine, UCSF

daniel.dohan@ucsf.edu

Phone: (415) 476-0751 (voice)
Box 0936, UCSF
San Francisco, CA 94143-0936

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Education

Harvard College, Cambridge, MA, AB, 1987, Sociology
University of California Berkeley, MA, 1991, Sociology
University of California Berkeley, PhD, 1997, Sociology
University of California Berkeley, post-doc, 1999, Health Policy
University of California Berkeley, post-doc, 2001, Health Policy


Professional Experience

  • 1986-87
    Research Assistant, Professor Mary-Jo Delvecchio Good, Department of Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston MA
  • 1987-89
    Research Assistant/Junior Analyst, Health Research Area, Abt Associates, Cambridge MA
  • 1990-92
    Research Assistant, Professor Michael Hout, University of California (UC) Berkeley
  • 1993
    Teaching Assistant, Minority Opportunities in Sociological Training (MOST), American Sociological Association, Berkeley CA
  • 1996-97
    Teaching Assistant, Department of Sociology, UC Berkeley , 1996-1997.
  • 1997-99
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Scholar in Health Policy Research, UC Berkeley
  • 1999
    Instructor, "Sociology of Drugs and Alcohol" Department of Sociology, California State University, Hayward
  • 1999-present
    Associate, Center for Urban Ethnography, UC Berkeley
  • 1999-2001
    Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in Alcohol Studies, Alcohol Research Group, School of Public Health, UC Berkeley
  • 2001
    Instructor, "Disciplinary Perspectives on Health Policy: Comparing Cases of Violence and Quality" Institute for Health Policy Studies, UC San Francisco
  • 2001-02
    Associate Scientist, Alcohol Research Group/Public Health Institute, Berkeley CA
  • 2001-02
    Project Coordinator, Institute for Health Policy Studies, UC San Francisco
  • 2002-08
    Assistant Adjunct Professor, Institute for Health Policy Studies and Department of Anthropology, History and Social Medicine, UC San Francisco
  • 2008-2010
    Director, UCSF Pathway to Discovery in Health and Society
  • 2005-present
    Associate Director for Training and Development, Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, UC San Francisco
  • 2008-present
    Associate Professor, Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies and Department of Anthropology, History and Social Medicine, UC San Francisco
  • 2009-present
    Associate Director, UCSF/UC Hastings Consortium on Law, Science and Health Policy

Honors & Awards

  • 1987
    AB Magna cum Laude with Highest Honors in Sociology, Harvard College, Cambridge MA
  • 1987
    Hoopes Prize, Senior Honors Thesis "Malpractice in Massachusetts: Physicians' Perspectives," Harvard College
  • 1989
    Regents Intern-Fellow, UC Berkeley
  • 1994
    Carol Hatch Ethnography Award, UC Berkeley Sociology Department
  • 1998
    Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor, UC Berkeley
  • 2006
    UCSF-Coro Faculty Leadership Collaborative

Selected Publications

  1. Schenker Y, Crowley-Matoka M, Dohan D, Rabow MW, Smith CB, White DB, Chu E, Tiver GA, Einhorn S, Arnold RM. Oncologist factors that influence referrals to subspecialty palliative care clinics. J Oncol Pract. 2014 Mar 1; 10(2):e37-44.
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  2. McCuistion MH, Stults CD, Dohan D, Frosch DL, Hung DY, Tai-Seale M. Overcoming challenges to adoption of shared medical appointments. Popul Health Manag. 2014 Apr; 17(2):100-5.
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  3. Dohan D, McCuistion MH, Frosch DL, Hung DY, Tai-Seale M. Recognition as a patient-centered medical home: fundamental or incidental? Ann Fam Med. 2013 May-Jun; 11 Suppl 1:S14-8.
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  4. Kaplan CP, NĂ¡poles AM, Dohan D, Shelley Hwang E, Melisko M, Nickleach D, Quinn JA, Haas J. Clinical trial discussion, referral, and recruitment: physician, patient, and system factors. Cancer Causes Control. 2013 May; 24(5):979-88.
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  5. Dunn LB, Fisher SR, Hantke M, Appelbaum PS, Dohan D, Young JP, Roberts LW. "Thinking about it for somebody else": Alzheimer's disease research and proxy decision makers' translation of ethical principles into practice. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2013 Apr; 21(4):337-45.
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  6. Overton E, Appelbaum PS, Fisher SR, Dohan D, Roberts LW, Dunn LB. Alternative decision-makers' perspectives on assent and dissent for dementia research. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2013 Apr; 21(4):346-54.
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  7. Schenker Y, White DB, Crowley-Matoka M, Dohan D, Tiver GA, Arnold RM. "It hurts to know... and it helps": exploring how surrogates in the ICU cope with prognostic information. J Palliat Med. 2013 Mar; 16(3):243-9.
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  8. Joseph G, Dohan D. Recruitment practices and the politics of inclusion in cancer clinical trials. Med Anthropol Q. 2012 Sep; 26(3):338-60.
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  9. Schenker Y, Crowley-Matoka M, Dohan D, Tiver GA, Arnold RM, White DB. I don't want to be the one saying 'we should just let him die': intrapersonal tensions experienced by surrogate decision makers in the ICU. J Gen Intern Med. 2012 Dec; 27(12):1657-65.
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  10. Niemasik EE, Letourneau J, Dohan D, Katz A, Melisko M, Rugo H, Rosen M. Patient perceptions of reproductive health counseling at the time of cancer diagnosis: a qualitative study of female California cancer survivors. J Cancer Surviv. 2012 Sep; 6(3):324-32.
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  11. Dohan D, Szolarova R, Walcer B. How a cancer education group serves the underserved: 'family' ties and battling cancer. Patient Educ Couns. 2012 May; 87(2):212-6.
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  12. Guadagnolo BA, Dohan D, Raich P. Metrics for evaluating patient navigation during cancer diagnosis and treatment: crafting a policy-relevant research agenda for patient navigation in cancer care. Cancer. 2011 Aug; 117(15 Suppl):3565-74.
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  13. Stacey CL, Henderson S, MacArthur KR, Dohan D. Demanding patient or demanding encounter?: A case study of a cancer clinic. Soc Sci Med. 2009 Sep; 69(5):729-37.
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  14. Joseph G, Dohan D. Recruiting minorities where they receive care: Institutional barriers to cancer clinical trials recruitment in a safety-net hospital. Contemp Clin Trials. 2009 Nov; 30(6):552-9.
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  15. Joseph G, Dohan D. Diversity of participants in clinical trials in an academic medical center: the role of the 'Good Study Patient?'. Cancer. 2009 Feb 1; 115(3):608-15.
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  16. Henderson S, Stacey CL, Dohan D. Social stigma and the dilemmas of providing care to substance users in a safety-net emergency department. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2008 Nov; 19(4):1336-49.
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  17. Schillinger D, Dohan D. Genetic testing for vulnerable populations: what kinds of communication we need and do not need. Am J Bioeth. 2008 Jun; 8(6):12-4.
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  18. Dohan D, Levintova M. Barriers beyond words: cancer, culture, and translation in a community of Russian speakers. J Gen Intern Med. 2007 Nov; 22 Suppl 2:300-5.
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  19. Goldman LE, Henderson S, Dohan DP, Talavera JA, Dudley RA. Public reporting and pay-for-performance: safety-net hospital executives' concerns and policy suggestions. Inquiry. 2007; 44(2):137-45.
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  20. Schmidt LA, Wiley J, Dohan D, Zabkiewicz D, Jacobs LM, Henderson S, Zivot M. Changing patterns of addiction and public aid receipt: tracking the unintended consequences of welfare reform. J Health Polit Policy Law. 2006 Oct; 31(5):945-80.
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