Jason L. Vassy MD, MPH

Adjunct Assistant Professor, General Internal Medicine

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Jason Vassy

General Internal Medicine


Medicine, MD, Washington University School of Medicine

Epidemiology, MPH, Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health

Biochemistry, BS, Furman University

Epidemiology, SM/ScM, Harvard School of Public Health


Published on 5/8/2024

Lee KM, Nelson TJ, Bryant A, Teerlink CC, Gulati R, Pagadala MS, Tcheandjieu C, Pridgen KM, DuVall SL, Yamoah K, Vassy JL, Seibert TM, Hauger RL, Rose BS, Lynch JA. Genetic risk and likelihood of prostate cancer detection on first biopsy by ancestry. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2024 May 08; 116(5):753-757. PMID: 38212986.

Published on 3/8/2024

Brunette CA, Yi T, Danowski ME, Cardellino M, Harrison A, Assimes TL, Knowles JW, Christensen KD, Sturm AC, Sun YV, Hui Q, Pyarajan S, Shi Y, Whitbourne SB, Gaziano JM, Muralidhar S, Vassy JL. Development and utility of a clinical research informatics application for participant recruitment and workflow management for a return of results pilot trial in familial hypercholesterolemia in the Million Veteran Program. JAMIA Open. 2024 Apr; 7(1):ooae020. PMID: 38464744.

Published on 3/4/2024

Almuwaqqat Z, Hui Q, Liu C, Zhou JJ, Voight BF, Ho YL, Posner DC, Vassy JL, Gaziano JM, Cho K, Wilson PWF, Sun YV. Long-Term Body Mass Index Variability and Adverse Cardiovascular Outcomes. JAMA Netw Open. 2024 Mar 04; 7(3):e243062. PMID: 38512255.

Published on 2/7/2024

Marston NA, Vassy JL. A Tale of Two Scores: Comparing Coronary Artery Calcium and Polygenic Risk Scores for the Prediction of Coronary Heart Disease Events. Clin Chem. 2024 Feb 07; 70(2):358-360. PMID: 37856688.

Published on 1/25/2024

Greene MP, Vassy JL. Helping patients understand multi-cancer early detection tests: a scoping review. Per Med. 2024 Jan 25. PMID: 38269535.

Published on 1/10/2024

Kensler KH, Johnson R, Morley F, Albrair M, Dickerman BA, Gulati R, Holt SK, Iyer HS, Kibel AS, Lee JR, Preston MA, Vassy JL, Wolff EM, Nyame YA, Etzioni R, Rebbeck TR. Prostate cancer screening in African American men: a review of the evidence. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2024 Jan 10; 116(1):34-52. PMID: 37713266.

Published on 1/9/2024

Vassy JL, Knevel R, Liao KP. Finding the Right Fit for Genes in Rheumatology Clinical Care. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2024 May; 76(5):675-676. PMID: 38057135.

Published on 12/8/2023

Brunette CA, Harris EJ, Antwi AA, Lemke AA, Kerman BJ, Vassy JL. Data from a national survey of United States primary care physicians on genetic risk scores for common disease prevention. Data Brief. 2024 Feb; 52:109930. PMID: 38093856.

Published on 11/2/2023

Vassy JL, Brunette CA, Lebo MS, MacIsaac K, Yi T, Danowski ME, Alexander NVJ, Cardellino MP, Christensen KD, Gala M, Green RC, Harris E, Jones NE, Kerman BJ, Kraft P, Kulkarni P, Lewis ACF, Lubitz SA, Natarajan P, Antwi AA. The GenoVA study: Equitable implementation of a pragmatic randomized trial of polygenic-risk scoring in primary care. Am J Hum Genet. 2023 Nov 02; 110(11):1841-1852. PMID: 37922883.

Published on 10/27/2023

Nguyen XT, Ho YL, Li Y, Song RJ, Leung KH, Rahman SU, Orkaby AR, Vassy JL, Gagnon DR, Cho K, Gaziano JM, Wilson PWF. Serum Cholesterol and Impact of Age on Coronary Heart Disease Death in More Than 4?Million Veterans. J Am Heart Assoc. 2023 Nov 07; 12(21):e030496. PMID: 37889207.

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