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Amy Markowitz

Title(s)Contractor, Epidemiology & Biostatistics
SchoolSchool of Medicine
Address550 16th Street, 2nd Floor
San Francisco CA 94158
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    Amy J. Markowitz, JD is a freelance editor, scientific writing mentor and instructor, and curriculum development consultant, with particular expertise in medicine and health policy. She is the Scientific Writing Specialist and Editorial Consultant for UCSF’s Clinical and Translational Research Career Development (K) Program, and Program Manager for the Traumatic Brain Injury Endpoints Development Initiative at SFGH; she also serves as the Project Editor to the UCSF Health Workforce on Long-Term Care Research Center.

    Amy was a co-creator and founding Managing Editor of JAMA's "Care of the Aging Patient" section, and served in the same capacity for JAMA’s “Perspectives on Care at the Close of Life” section and the Annals of Internal Medicine’s “Quality Grand Rounds” series.

    Amy is an editor-for-hire for manuscript, book, individual investigator and multi-center grant, Web site, and curriculum development projects, and provides on-site writing instruction through seminars and one-on-one tutorials. In addition to her work at UCSF, she has served as writer and editor for such diverse clients as Google, the California HealthCare Foundation, and amFAR TREAT Asia’s HIV network, based in Bangkok, Thailand. She has developed an interest and expertise in assisting writers and researchers writing for English-language journals for whom English is not a first language, as well as for investigators with learning differences.

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    1. The Functional Status Examination in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: A TRACK-TBI Sub-Study. Arch Clin Neuropsychol. 2019 Oct 24; 34(7):1165-1174. Zahniser E, Temkin NR, Machamer J, Barber J, Manley GT, Markowitz AJ, Dikmen SS. PMID: 30608522.
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    2. Ten-year trends in traumatic brain injury: a retrospective cohort study of California emergency department and hospital revisits and readmissions. BMJ Open. 2018 12 14; 8(12):e022297. Hsia RY, Markowitz AJ, Lin F, Guo J, Madhok DY, Manley GT. PMID: 30552250.
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    3. Sleep, Sleep Disorders, and Circadian Health following Mild Traumatic Brain Injury in Adults: Review and Research Agenda. J Neurotrauma. 2018 11 15; 35(22):2615-2631. Wickwire EM, Schnyer DM, Germain A, Williams SG, Lettieri CJ, McKeon AB, Scharf SM, Stocker R, Albrecht J, Badjatia N, Markowitz AJ, Manley GT. PMID: 29877132.
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    4. Assessment of Follow-up Care After Emergency Department Presentation for Mild Traumatic Brain Injury and Concussion: Results From the TRACK-TBI Study. JAMA Netw Open. 2018 05 18; 1(1):e180210. Seabury SA, Gaudette É, Goldman DP, Markowitz AJ, Brooks J, McCrea MA, Okonkwo DO, Manley GT, Adeoye O, Badjatia N, Boase K, Bodien Y, Bullock MR, Chesnut R, Corrigan JD, Crawford K, Diaz-Arrastia R, Dikmen S, Duhaime AC, Ellenbogen R, Feeser VR, Ferguson A, Foreman B, Gardner R, Giacino J, Gonzalez L, Gopinath S, Gullapalli R, Hemphill JC, Hotz G, Jain S, Korley F, Kramer J, Kreitzer N, Levin H, Lindsell C, Machamer J, Madden C, Martin A, McAllister T, Merchant R, Mukherjee P, Nelson L, Noel F, Palacios E, Perl D, Puccio A, Rabinowitz M, Robertson C, Rosand J, Sander A, Satris G, Schnyer D, Sherer M, Stein M, Taylor S, Temkin N, Toga A, Valadka A, Vassar M, Vespa P, Wang K, Yue J, Yuh E, Zafonte R. PMID: 30646055.
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    5. The Traumatic Brain Injury Endpoints Development (TED) Initiative: Progress on a Public-Private Regulatory Collaboration to Accelerate Diagnosis and Treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury. J Neurotrauma. 2017 Mar 31. Manley GT, MacDonald CL, Markowitz A, Stephenson D, Robbins A, Gardner RC, Winkler EA, Bodien Y, Taylor S, Yue JK, Kannan L, Kumar A, McCrea M, Wang KKW. PMID: 28363253.
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    6. Palliative care for patients with head and neck cancer: "I would like a quick return to a normal lifestyle". JAMA. 2008 Jun 11; 299(22):2679. Markowitz AJ, Rabow MW. PMID: 18544727.
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    7. Management of intractable nausea and vomiting in patients at the end of life: "I was feeling nauseous all of the time . . . nothing was working". JAMA. 2008 Apr 16; 299(15):1826. Markowitz AJ, Rabow MW. PMID: 18413877.
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    8. Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: "prepare for the worst and hope for the best" [corrected]. JAMA. 2007 Sep 12; 298(10):1208. Markowitz AJ, McPhee SJ. PMID: 17848655.
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    9. Palliative management of fatigue at the close of life: "it feels like my body is just worn out". JAMA. 2007 Jul 11; 298(2):217. Markowitz AJ, Rabow MW. PMID: 17622603.
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    10. End-of-life care for homeless patients: "she says she is there to help me in any situation". JAMA. 2007 Jan 17; 297(3):305. Markowitz AJ, McPhee SJ. PMID: 17227982.
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    11. Palliative care for frail older adults: "there are things I can't do anymore that I wish I could". JAMA. 2006 Dec 27; 296(24):2967. Markowitz AJ, Pantilat SZ. PMID: 17190898.
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    12. Spiritual issues in the care of dying patients: ". . . It's okay between me and God". JAMA. 2006 Nov 08; 296(18):2254. Markowitz AJ, McPhee SJ. PMID: 17090772.
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    13. Quality grand rounds: the case for patient safety. Ann Intern Med. 2006 Oct 17; 145(8):629-30. Wachter RM, Shojania KG, Markowitz AJ, Smith M, Saint S. PMID: 17043345.
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    14. Sudden traumatic death in children: "we did everything but your child didn't survive". JAMA. 2006 Sep 20; 296(11):1393. Markowitz AJ, McPhee SJ. PMID: 16985232.
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    15. Integrating palliative care for liver transplant candidates: "too well for transplant, too sick for life". JAMA. 2006 Jun 14; 295(22):2655. Markowitz AJ, McPhee SJ. PMID: 16772629.
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    16. Caring for the child with cancer at the close of life. JAMA. 2005 Mar 16; 293(11):1382. Markowitz AJ, McPhee SJ. PMID: 15769972.
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    17. Palliative care for patients with heart failure. JAMA. 2004 Oct 13; 292(14):1744. Markowitz AJ, Rabow MW. PMID: 15479940.
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    18. Overcoming the false dichotomy of "curative" vs "palliative" care for late-stage HIV/AIDS: "let me live the way I want to live, until I can't". JAMA. 2004 Jan 28; 291(4):492. Markowitz AJ, Rabow MW. PMID: 14747507.
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    19. Complexities in prognostication in advanced cancer: "to help them live their lives the way they want to". JAMA. 2003 Oct 15; 290(15):2056. Markowitz AJ, McPhee SJ. PMID: 14559960.
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    20. Practical considerations in dialysis withdrawal: "to have that option is a blessing". JAMA. 2003 Aug 13; 290(6):815. Markowitz AJ, Rabow MW. PMID: 12915435.
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    21. Alzheimer disease: "it's okay, mama, if you want to go, it's okay". JAMA. 2003 Jul 02; 290(1):105. Markowitz AJ, Rabow MW. PMID: 12837718.
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    22. Adolescent grief: "It never really hit me... until it actually happened". JAMA. 2002 Dec 04; 288(21):2741. Markowitz AJ, McPhee SJ. PMID: 12460098.
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    23. Responding to requests for physician-assisted suicide: "These are uncharted waters for both of us... ". JAMA. 2002 Nov 13; 288(18):2332. Rabow MW, Markowitz AJ. PMID: 12425712.
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    24. Reflections at a palliative care unit. JAMA. 2002 Sep 11; 288(10):1279. McPhee SJ, Markowitz AJ. PMID: 12215136.
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    25. Learning from our mistakes: quality grand rounds, a new case-based series on medical errors and patient safety. Ann Intern Med. 2002 Jun 04; 136(11):850-2. Wachter RM, Shojania KG, Saint S, Markowitz AJ, Smith M. PMID: 12044134.
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    26. Management of dyspnea in patients with far-advanced lung disease. JAMA. 2002 May 01; 287(17):2261. Markowitz AJ, Rabow M. PMID: 11980526.
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    27. Caring for bereaved patients: "All the doctors just suddenly go". JAMA. 2002 Feb 20; 287(7):882. Markowitz AJ, Rabow MW. PMID: 11851581.
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