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Russell P. Harris, MD, MPH

Russell P. Harris, MD, MPH

Professor Emeritus
Department of Medicine in the School of Medicine
Adjunct Professor
Public Health Leadership Program
  • Sheps Center
  • 725 Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard
  • CB #7590
  • Chapel Hill, NC 27599
  • USA

Key Publications

Beyond overdiagnosis: diagnosis without benefit. Harris RP. (2019). Am J Epidemiol, 188(10), 1818-1820.

Cochrane Sustainable Healthcare: evidence for action on too much medicine. . Johansson M, Bero L, Bonfill X, Bruschettini M, Garner S, Glenton C, Harris R, Jorgensen KJ, Levinson W, Lotfi T, Montori V, Meng DM, Schunemann H, Vaz Carneiro A, Woloshin S, Moynihan R. (2019). Cochrane Database Syst, 12(143).

Update on the methods of the US Preventive Services Task Force: linking intermediate health outcomes in prevention. Wolff TA, Krist AH, LeFevre ML, Jonas DE, Harris RP, Siu A, Owens DK, Gillman MW, Ebell MH, Herzstein J, Chou R, Whitlock E, Bibbins-Domingo K.  (2018). Am J Prev Med, 54(1S1), S4-S10.

Update on the methods of the US Preventive Services Task Force: methods for understanding certainty and net benefit when making recommendations. Krist AH, Wolff TA, Jonas DE, Harris RP, LeFevre ML, Kemper AR, Mangione CM, Tseng CW, Grossman DC.  (2018). Am J Prev Med, 54(1S1), S11-S18.

Evaluating evidence on intermediate outcomes: considerations for groups making healthcare recommendations. . Jonas DE, Ferrari RM, Wines RC, Vuong KT, Cotter A, Harris RP. (2018). Am J Prev Med, 54(1S1), S38-S52.

Education

MPH, Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1987

MD, Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1970

BA, Human Biology, The Johns Hopkins University, 1967

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