Jason L. Vassy, MD, MPH

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Medicine

Jason Vassy
(617) 638-5300
150 S Huntington Avenue

Other Positions

  • VA Boston Healthcare System

Education

  • Washington University School of Medicine, MD
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health, MPH
  • Furman University, BS
  • Harvard School of Public Health, SM/ScM

Publications

  • Published on 6/27/2017

    Vassy JL, Christensen KD, Schonman EF, Blout CL, Robinson JO, Krier JB, Diamond PM, Lebo M, Machini K, Azzariti DR, Dukhovny D, Bates DW, MacRae CA, Murray MF, Rehm HL, McGuire AL, Green RC. The Impact of Whole-Genome Sequencing on the Primary Care and Outcomes of Healthy Adult Patients: A Pilot Randomized Trial. Ann Intern Med. 2017 Jun 27. PMID: 28654958.

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  • Published on 1/27/2017

    Jamal L, Robinson JO, Christensen KD, Blumenthal-Barby J, Slashinski MJ, Perry DL, Vassy JL, Wycliff J, Green RC, McGuire AL. When bins blur: Patient perspectives on categories of results from clinical whole genome sequencing. AJOB Empir Bioeth. 2017 Apr-Jun; 8(2):82-88. PMID: 28949844.

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  • Published on 9/22/2016

    Carere DA, VanderWeele TJ, Vassy JL, van der Wouden CH, Roberts JS, Kraft P, Green RC. Prescription medication changes following direct-to-consumer personal genomic testing: findings from the Impact of Personal Genomics (PGen) Study. Genet Med. 2017 May; 19(5):537-545. PMID: 27657683.

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  • Published on 3/8/2016

    Vassy JL, Bates DW, Murray MF. Appropriateness: A Key to Enabling the Use of Genomics in Clinical Practice? Am J Med. 2016 Jun; 129(6):551-3. PMID: 26965302.

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  • Published on 1/1/2016

    Lupo PJ, Robinson JO, Diamond PM, Jamal L, Danysh HE, Blumenthal-Barby J, Lehmann LS, Vassy JL, Christensen KD, Green RC, McGuire AL. Patients' perceived utility of whole-genome sequencing for their healthcare: findings from the MedSeq project. Per Med. 2016 Jan 01; 13(1):13-20. PMID: 27019659.

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  • Published on 1/1/2016

    Bray MS, Loos RJ, McCaffery JM, Ling C, Franks PW, Weinstock GM, Snyder MP, Vassy JL, Agurs-Collins T. NIH working group report-using genomic information to guide weight management: From universal to precision treatment. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2016 Jan; 24(1):14-22. PMID: 26692578.

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  • Published on 7/7/2015

    Christensen KD, Vassy JL, Jamal L, Lehmann LS, Slashinski MJ, Perry DL, Robinson JO, Blumenthal-Barby J, Feuerman LZ, Murray MF, Green RC, McGuire AL. Are physicians prepared for whole genome sequencing? a qualitative analysis. Clin Genet. 2016 Feb; 89(2):228-34. PMID: 26080898.

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  • Published on 5/13/2015

    Vassy JL, Korf BR, Green RC. How to know when physicians are ready for genomic medicine. Sci Transl Med. 2015 May 13; 7(287):287fs19. PMID: 25971999.

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  • Published on 3/24/2015

    Dauriz M, Porneala BC, Guo X, Bielak LF, Peyser PA, Durant NH, Carnethon MR, Bonadonna RC, Bonora E, Bowden DW, Florez JC, Fornage M, Hivert MF, Jacobs DR, Kabagambe EK, Lewis CE, Murabito JM, Rasmussen-Torvik LJ, Rich SS, Vassy JL, Yao J, Carr JJ, Kardia SL, Siscovick D, O'Donnell CJ, Rotter JI, Dupuis J, Meigs JB. Association of a 62 Variants Type 2 Diabetes Genetic Risk Score With Markers of Subclinical Atherosclerosis: A Transethnic, Multicenter Study. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2015 Jun; 8(3):507-15. PMID: 25805414.

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  • Published on 1/21/2015

    Vassy JL, McLaughlin HM, McLaughlin HL, MacRae CA, Seidman CE, Lautenbach D, Krier JB, Lane WJ, Kohane IS, Murray MF, McGuire AL, Rehm HL, Green RC. A one-page summary report of genome sequencing for the healthy adult. Public Health Genomics. 2015; 18(2):123-9. PMID: 25612602.

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