James L. Meisel MD

Associate Professor, General Internal Medicine

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James Meisel

General Internal Medicine


Expertise includes:
Health professions education
Teaching clinical skills
Instructional design in HPEd
Evaluation of chest pain in adults
Integration of the clinical laboratory into healthcare


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MD, State University of New York at Buffalo, 1989

BA, Brandeis University, 1985


Published on 6/4/2019

Meisel JL. Ten Principles for More Conservative, Care-Full Diagnosis. Ann Intern Med. 2019 06 04; 170(11):823. PMID: 31158869.

Published on 1/1/2015

Meisel JL. UpToDate in Internal Medicine. Diagnostic approach to the patient with chest pain. Wolters Kluwer Health. 2015.

Published on 3/1/2014

Meisel JL. It Takes a Village - and Eight Steps. National Collegiate Emergency Medical Services Foundation. 2014.

Published on 1/7/2013

Meisel JL, Cottrell D. UpToDate in Internal Medicine. Differential diagnosis of chest pain in adults. Wolters Kluwer Health. 2013.

Published on 11/29/2012

Passiment E, Meisel JL, Fontanesi J, Fritsma G, Aleryani S, Marques M. Decoding laboratory test names: a major challenge to appropriate patient care. J Gen Intern Med. 2013 Mar; 28(3):453-8. PMID: 23192446.

Published on 1/1/2010

Meisel JL. (Examination of the) heart failure (letter to the editor). 2010.

Published on 1/1/2006

Meisel JL. Evaluation form for faculty observation of residents’ teaching (lecture and small group discussion). 2006.

Published on 1/1/2006

Meisel JL, Kormos W. Teaching skills workshops: Massachusetts General Hospital Primary Care Program. 2006.

Published on 1/1/2003

Meisel JL, Libin P, Valtchinov VI. Method and system for medical communications. 2003.

Published on 1/1/2001

Meisel JL. . New Eng J Med. Book review (Educating for Professionalism: Creating a Culture of Humanism in Medical Education. Wear D, Bickel J, eds. University of Iowa Press, 2000). 2001; 345:227-228.

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