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Helene E. Starks

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Adjunct Associate Professor, Health Services
Associate Professor, Bioethics and Humanities (primary appt.)
Adjunct Associate Professor, Family Medicine
Adjunct Associate Professor, Pediatrics


Education

PhD   University of Washington, 2004   (Health Services)
MPH   University of California (Berkeley), 1989   (Policy Analysis)
BA   University of Washington, 1982   (Communications)

Contact Info

email:   tigiba@uw.edu

address:
Department of Bioethics and Humanities


campus box:   357120
voice:   206-543-9724
fax:   206-685-7515

End-of-life issues; qualitative research; medical decision-making; clinician-patient communication


Albert TJ, Redinger J, Starks H, Bradley J, Gunderson CG, Heppe D, Kent K, Krug M, Kwan B, Laudate J, Pensiero A, Raymond G, Sladek E, Sweigart JR, Cornia PB. Internal Medicine Residents' Perceptions of Morning Report: a Multicenter Survey. J Gen Intern Med. 2021 Jan 14. doi: 10.1007/s11606-020-06351-7. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 33443704
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McDonald K, White AA, Cornia PB, Keller C, Quinnan-Hostein L, Starks H, Mookherjee S. Defining a New Normal While Awaiting the Pandemic's Next Wave. J Hosp Med. 2021 Jan;16(1):59-60. doi: 10.12788/jhm.3512.  PMID: 33357332    PMCID: PMC7768922
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Cain CL, Koenig BA, Starks H, Thomas J, Forbes L, McCleskey S, Wenger NS. Hospital and Health System Policies Concerning the California End of Life Option Act. J Palliat Med. 2019 Jul 12. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2019.0169. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 31298605    PMCID: PMC6998053
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Wagner E, Patrick DL, Khandelwal N, Brumback L, Starks H, Fausto J, Dunlap BS, Lober W, Sibley J, Loggers ET, Curtis JR, Engelberg RA. The Influence of Multimorbidity on Health Care Utilization at the End of Life for Patients with Chronic Conditions. J Palliat Med. 2019 Apr 9. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2018.0349. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 30964382
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Cain CL, Koenig BA, Starks H, Thomas J, Forbes L, McCleskey S, Wenger NS. Hospital Responses to the End of Life Option Act: Implementation of Aid in Dying in California. JAMA Intern Med. 2019 Apr 8. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2018.8690. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 30958507    PMCID: PMC6583824
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