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Michael K. Gould, MD, MS

Professor

Dr. Michael Gould is an educator, researcher, and Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine professor who has been recognized by the American Thoracic Society for his contributions. Dr. Gould has written numerous book chapters and many articles for publication that cover such topics as quality of care in thoracic oncology and respiratory disease; promoting healthcare and health equity; treatments for seasonal and pandemic influenzas; adult-onset asthma; liver and lung diseases; tobacco cessation treatments; and developing as well as implementing clinical practice guidelines.

Education and Training

  • AB, Cornell University, College of Arts and Sciences
  • MD, State University of New York (SUNY) Health Science Center at Syracuse
  • Internship, Department of Medicine, SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse
  • Residency, Department of Medicine, SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse
  • Chief Residency, Department of Medicine, SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse
  • Fellowship, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center
  • Fellowship, Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford School of Medicine
  • MS, Stanford University

Years

Selected Prior Positions

2006-2009 Associate Professor of Medicine and (by courtesy) Health Research and Policy
Stanford School of Medicine
2009-2011 Medical Staff
University of Southern California (USC) University Hospital
2009-2011 Medical Staff
Los Angeles County Hospital
2009-2011 Visiting Associate Professor of Medicine and Preventive Medicine
Keck School of Medicine of USC
2011-2013 Assistant Director for Health Services Research
Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California
2011-present Senior Research Scientist
Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California
2011-present Research Associate Professor of Medicine
Keck School of Medicine of USC
2013-present Director for Health Services Research and Implementation Science
Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California

Years

Selected Honors and Awards

2001 Advanced Research Career Development Award
Health Services Research and Development Service, Veterans Health Administration
2005 Early Career Achievement Award
Behavioral Science Assembly, American Thoracic Society
2008 Excellence in Medical Student Teaching
Stanford School of Medicine
2009 Faculty Leadership Development Program
Stanford School of Medicine
2018 Lifetime Achievement Award
Thoracic Oncology Assembly, American Thoracic Society

 

Selected Publications

Peer-reviewed research manuscripts

  • Hahn EE, Gould MK. Lung cancer screening and smoking cessation: never too early or too late. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 2018;110:1-2.
  • Gould MK. Precision screening for lung cancer: risk-based but not always preference-sensitive? Annals of Internal Medicine 2018;169:52-53.
  • Davis AC, Shen E, Shah NR, Glenn BA, Ponce N, Telesca D, Gould MK,* Needleman J. Segmentation of high-cost adults in an integrated healthcare system based on empirical clustering of acute and chronic conditions. Journal of General Internal Medicine 2018 (in press). (*corresponding author)
  • Balekian AA, Wisnivesky J, Gould MK. Surgical disparities among patients with stage I lung cancer in the National Lung Screening Trial. Chest 2018 (in press).
  • Nair VS, Sundaram V, Desai M, Gould MK. Accuracy of models to identify lung nodule cancer risk in the National Lung Screening Trial. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 2018;197:1220-1223.
  • Sharp AL, Huang B, Tang T, Shen E, Melinick E, Venkatesh A, Kanter MH, Gould MK. Implementation of the Canadian CT Head Rule and its association with utilization of computed tomography among patients with head injury. Annals of Emergency Medicine 2018;71:54-63.
  • Detterbeck F, Gould MK, Patel S, Lewis SZ. Extending the reach of evidence-based medicine: a proposed categorization of lower-level evidence. Chest 2018;153:498-506.
  • Sharp AL, Wu, Y-L, Shen E, Kanter MH, Menchine ML, Gould MK. Satisfaction with care after reducing opioids for chronic pain. American Journal of Managed Care 2018;24:294-297.
  • Rivera MP, Tanner NT, Silvestri GA, Detterbeck FC, Tammemagi MC, Young RP, Slatore CG, Caverly TJ, Boyd CM, Braithwaite D, Fathi JT, Gould MK, Iaccorino JM, Malkoski SP, Mazzone PJ, Tanoue LT, Schoenborn NL, Zulueta JJ, Wiener RS. Incorporating coexisting chronic illness into decisions about patient selection for lung cancer screening: an official American Thoracic Society Research Statement. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 2018;198:e3-e13.