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Kevin A. Fiscella, M.D., M.P.H.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 436-3040

Office: (585) 506-9484

Fax: (585) 473-2245

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Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Setting

Family Medicine

Biography

Kevin received his BA in psychology from Antioch College, his MD from the Medical College of Virginia, and his MPH degree from the University of Rochester. He completed a faculty development fellowship through the University of Rochester Department of Family Medicine, training in family therapy through the Department of Psychiatry and joined the faculty in 1996. He is Associate Director of the Research Division in the Department of Family Medicine and Associate Director of the Rochester Center for Communication and Disparities Research, Co-Director of the Greater Rochester Practice-Based Research Network, and Function Leader Multi-disciplinary Teams within the University of Rochester Clinical & Translational Science Institute. He works as a Family Physician, HIV Physician and Addiction Medicine Physician at Jordan Health. His research focuses on pragmatic strategies to improve equity within primary care related to cancer, cardiovascular disease prevention and HIV.

Credentials

Specialties

  • Family Practice - American Board of Family Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine

Education

1980
MD | Medical College of Virginia

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1992 - 07/01/1995
Fellowship in Family Medicine at Highland Hospital of Rochester

07/01/1981 - 06/30/1983
Residency in Family Practice at Buffalo General Hospital

07/01/1980 - 06/30/1981
Internship in Family Medicine at Buffalo General Hospital

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Awards

2017
Institute for Technology for Health Care in HIV Practice Award
Sponsor: American Academy of HIV Medicine
Location: Dallas, TX

2015
Dean's Professorship, Family Medicine
Sponsor: University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry
Location: Rochester, NY

2015
HIV Clinical Provider Award
Sponsor: Rochester Area Task Force on AIDS
Location: Rochester, NY

2013
Curtis Hames Award for Family Medicine Research
Sponsor: Society for Teachers of Family Medicine
Location: Baltimore

2013
2013 Faculty Diversity Award
Sponsor: University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry
Location: Rochester, New York

2010
Nominee for the David Satcher Community Health Improvement Award

2009
Outstanding Peer Reviewer, Medical Care

2005
Nominated for AAMC Humanism in Medicine Award
Sponsor: University of Rochester

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Publications

Journal Articles

11/23/2020
Wang L, Ren J, Fiscella KA, Bullock S, Sanders MR, Loomis EL, Eliav E, Mendoza M, Cacciato R, Thomas M, Kopycka-Kedzierawski DT, Billings RJ, Xiao J. "Interprofessional collaboration and smartphone use as promising strategies to improve prenatal oral health care utilization among US underserved women: results from a qualitative study." BMC oral health. 2020 Nov 23; 20(1):333. Epub 2020 Nov 23.

10/31/2020
Sanders M, Tobin JN, Cassells A, Carroll J, Holder T, Thomas M, Luque A, Fiscella K. "Can a brief peer-led group training intervention improve health literacy in persons living with HIV? Results from a randomized controlled trial." Patient education and counseling.. 2020 Oct 31; Epub 2020 Oct 31.

10/20/2020
Thirukumaran CP, Cai X, Glance LG, Kim Y, Ricciardi BF, Fiscella KA, Li Y. "Geographic Variation and Disparities in Total Joint Replacement Use for Medicare Beneficiaries: 2009 to 2017." The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume.. 2020 Oct 20; Epub 2020 Oct 20.

Books & Chapters

2011
Chapter Title: Eliminating disparities in health care through quality improvement
Book Title: Healthcare Disparities at the Crossroads with Healthcare Reform
Author List: Kevin Fiscella
Edited By: Richard Allen Williams
Published By: Springer 2011 in New York

2011
Chapter Title: Partnering with safety-net primary care clinics: a model to enhance screening in low income populations-Principles, challenges, and key lessons
Book Title: Cancer disparities:causes and evidence-based solutions
Author List: Hendren S; Humiston S; Fiscella K
Edited By: Ront Elk; Hope Landrine
Published By: Springer 2011

2008
Chapter Title: Collaborative care to heal gender relations across generations: a couple of trainees watch a couple of experts treat a couple of couples
Book Title: Collaborative Medicine Case Studies
Author List: Rosenberg T; Mullin D; McDaniel SH; Fiscella K
Edited By: Rodger Kessler Ph.D; Dale Stafford M.D (
Published By: Springer 2008

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