Health Communication

2015, peer reviewed, co-authored with Stewart C. Alexander, David Kirkland Garner, Matthew Somoroff, Sally A. Norton, and Robert Gramling. “Using music[al] knowledge to represent expressions of emotions.” Patient Education and Counseling. 1–7, 10% contribution.

2015, peer reviewed, co-authored with Elizabeth Gajary-Coots, Susan Stanek, Nathalie Dougoud, Heather Pyke, Marie Thomas, Jenica Cimino, Mechelle Sanders, Stewart C Alexander, Ronald Epstein, Kevin Fiscella, Susan Ladwig, Wendy Anderson, Stephen Pantilat, Sally A. Norton, and Robert Gramling. “Design and Enrollment in the Palliative Care Communication Research Initiative: a Direct-Observation Cohort Study.” BMC Palliative Care. 1–14, 5% contribution.

2014, peer reviewed, with Stewart Alexander, Susan Ladwig, Sally Norton, J. Kelly Davis, Maureen Metzger, Jane DeLuca, and Robert Gramling. “Emotional distress and compassionate responses in palliative care decision-making consultations: A direct observational study.” Journal of Palliative Medicine 17(5). 579-584, 10% contribution.

2013, peer reviewed, co-authored with Robert Gramling, Sally Norton, Susan Ladwig, Maureen Metzger, Jane DeLuca, Daniel Schatz, Ronald Epstein, Timothy Quill, and Stewart Alexander. “Direct observation of prognosis communication in palliative care: a descriptive study.” Journal of Pain and Symptom Management 45(2). 202–212, 10% contribution.

2012, co-authored with Robert Gramling. “Laughing at the Dark: Tactical Humor for Autonomous Decision-Making in Serious Illness.”  Journal of Palliative Medicine 15(11). 170–172, 50% contribution