Amy Linsky, MD, MSc
Med School - University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Residency - Internal Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Fellowship - General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center
Other Education – Master of Science, Boston University School of Public Health
General Field of Research:
Patient Safety and Quality
Affiliations other than medicine:
General Internal Medicine, VA Boston Healthcare System
Department of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Patient safety, quality of medication prescribing, health information technology
Linsky A, Simon SR. Patients’ perceptions of their “most” and “least” important medications: a retrospective cohort study. BMC Res Notes. 2012 Nov 2;5:619. PMID: 23121715.
Linsky A, Gupta K, Lawler EV, Fonda J, Hermos JA. Proton pump inhibitors and risk for recurrent Clostridium difficile infection. Archives of Internal Medicine. 2010;170(9):772-778.
Myers JS, Gojraty S, Yang W, Linsky A, Airan-Javia S, Polmano RC. A randomized-controlled trial of computerized alerts to reduce unapproved medication abbreviation use. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 2011;18:17-23.
Linsky A, McIntosh N, Cabral H, Kazis L. Patient-provider language concordance and colorectal cancer screening. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2011;26(2):142-147.
Linsky A, Nyambose J, Battaglia, TA. Lifestyle behaviors in Massachusetts cancer survivors. Journal of Cancer Survivorship: Research and Practice. 2011;5:27-34.
Linsky A, Hermos JA, Lawler EV, Rudolph JL. Proton pump inhibitor discontinuation in long-term care. (in press, Journal of the American Geriatrics Society)
PubMed link to Dr. Linsky’s publications