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Joseph Ladapo

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Population Health

Contact Info

646/501-2561
Joseph.Ladapo@nyumc.org

Education

2000-2008 — Harvard Medical School, Medical Education
2008-2011 — Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Residency Training

Research Summary

Joseph A. Ladapo, MD, PhD, is a physician and health policy researcher whose primary research interests include assessing the cost-effectiveness of diagnostic technologies and reducing the population burden of cardiovascular disease. He is Assistant Professor of Population Health and Medicine at NYU School of Medicine and cares for hospitalized patients at NYU Langone Medical Center. He previously served as a Staff Fellow at the Food and Drug Administration. His research program, funded by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, focuses on patient-centered approaches to improving the health of individuals evaluated for coronary artery disease. He also leads the health economic and quality of life evaluation of multiple NIH-funded randomized trials focused on cardiovascular disease and tobacco cessation. His national honors include the Daniel Ford Award for health services and outcomes research and the American College of Physicians' Junior Investigator Recognition Award, and he was also a regular columnist for the Harvard Focus during medical school and residency, where he discussed his experiences on the medical wards and perspectives on health policy issues.
 
Dr. Ladapo graduated from Wake Forest University and received his MD from Harvard Medical School and his PhD in Health Policy from Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. He completed his clinical training in internal medicine at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.


Firearm Ownership and Acquisition Among Parents With Risk Factors for Self-Harm or Other Violence
Ladapo, Joseph A; Elliott, Marc N; Kanouse, David E; Schwebel, David C; Toomey, Sara L; Mrug, Sylvie; Cuccaro, Paula M; Tortolero, Susan R; Schuster, Mark A. Firearm Ownership and Acquisition Among Parents With Risk Factors for Self-Harm or Other Violence. Academic pediatrics. 2016 Nov;16(8):742-749 (2185282)

Changes in Medical Therapy and Lifestyle After Anatomical or Functional Testing for Coronary Artery Disease
Ladapo, Joseph A; Hoffmann, Udo; Lee, Kerry L; Coles, Adrian; Huang, Megan; Mark, Daniel B; Dolor, Rowena J; Pelberg, Robert A; Budoff, Matthew; Sigurdsson, Gardar; Severance, Harry W; Douglas, Pamela S. Changes in Medical Therapy and Lifestyle After Anatomical or Functional Testing for Coronary Artery Disease. Journal of the American Heart Association. 2016 Oct 12;5(10):?-? (2278452)

Smoking-Cessation Interventions for Urban Hospital Patients: A Randomized Comparative Effectiveness Trial
Sherman, Scott E; Link, Alissa R; Rogers, Erin S; Krebs, Paul; Ladapo, Joseph A; Shelley, Donna R; Fang, Yixin; Wang, Binhuan; Grossman, Ellie. Smoking-Cessation Interventions for Urban Hospital Patients: A Randomized Comparative Effectiveness Trial. American journal of preventive medicine. 2016 Oct;51(4):566-577 (2254612)

Paying Smokers to Quit: Does It Work? Should We Do It?
Ladapo, Joseph A; Prochaska, Judith J. Paying Smokers to Quit: Does It Work? Should We Do It? [Editorial]. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2016 Aug 23;68(8):786-788 (2243032)

The Impact of an Online Crowdsourcing Diagnostic Tool on Health Care Utilization: A Case Study Using a Novel Approach to Retrospective Claims Analysis
Juusola, Jessie L; Quisel, Thomas R; Foschini, Luca; Ladapo, Joseph A. The Impact of an Online Crowdsourcing Diagnostic Tool on Health Care Utilization: A Case Study Using a Novel Approach to Retrospective Claims Analysis. Journal of medical Internet research. 2016 Jun 01;18(6):e127-e127 e127 (2124242)