Elaine Khoong, MD, MS

Title(s)Clinical Fellow, Medicine
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    UCSF - Primary Care Track at San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA06/2017Internal Medicine Residency
    Washington University, St Louis, MOMD, MS05/2014MS in Clinical Investigations
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadephia, PABS, BS05/2007Biomedical Sciences; Healthcare Management and Policy; Business & Public Policy
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    AAMC2012Herbert W. Nickens Medical Student Fellowship

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    Elaine Khoong is a general internist and primary care research fellow based at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital. She is interested in leveraging informatics and implementation science to operationalize research findings to reduce health inequities. Dr. Khoong is a mixed methods researcher, with experience in qualitative methods and implementation science, and ultimately aims to develop, pilot, and implement interventions that improve care for vulnerable populations. Dr. Khoong's research interests are driven by her experiences as a Cantonese-speaking clinician providing primary care to diverse patients within a safety-net setting.

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    1. Khoong EC, Le GM, Hoskote M, Rivadeneira NA, Hiatt RA, Sarkar U. Health Information-seeking Behaviors and Preferences of a Diverse, Multilingual Urban Cohort. Med Care. 2019 Jun; 57 Suppl 6 Suppl 2:S176-S183. PMID: 31095058.
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    2. Khoong EC, Steinbrook E, Brown C, Fernandez A. Assessing the Use of Google Translate for Spanish and Chinese Translations of Emergency Department Discharge Instructions. JAMA Intern Med. 2019 Feb 25. PMID: 30801626.
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    3. Cherian R, Sarkar U, Khoong EC, Ackerman SL, Gourley G, Schillinger D.Standardization in Diverse Populations: Implementation of Evidence-Based Practices in a Safety-Net Setting. HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice. 2019; 1(3):e43-e46.
    4. Khoong EC, Cherian R, Rivadeneira NA, Gourley G, Yazdany J, Amarnath A, Schillinger D, Sarkar U. Accurate Measurement In California's Safety-Net Health Systems Has Gaps And Barriers. Health Aff (Millwood). 2018 Nov; 37(11):1760-1769. PMID: 30395496.
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    5. Khoong EC, Cherian R, Smith DE, Schillinger D, Wolf MS, Sarkar U. Implementation of patient-centered prescription labeling in a safety-net ambulatory care network. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2018 Aug 15; 75(16):1227-1238. PMID: 29950392.
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    6. Matta GY, Khoong EC, Lyles CR, Schillinger D, Ratanawongsa N. Finding Meaning in Medication Reconciliation Using Electronic Health Records: Qualitative Analysis in Safety Net Primary and Specialty Care. JMIR Med Inform. 2018 May 07; 6(2):e10167. PMID: 29735477.
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    7. Cherian R, Sarkar U, Khoong EC, Ackerman S, Gourley G, Schillinger D.Efficiency, Efficacy, and Power in the Implementation of a Medication Adherence Aid. HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice. 2018; 3(2):e128-e131.
    8. Khoong EC, Linker AS. An Appeal for Evidence-Based Resident Duty Hours Reform. JAMA Intern Med. 2017 11 01; 177(11):1555-1556. PMID: 28975222.
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    9. Mandl KD, Khoong E. Pagers and Beyond in an Era of Microcommunications-What Is Old Is New Again. JAMA Intern Med. 2017 08 01; 177(8):1220-1221. PMID: 28628698.
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    10. Khoong EC, Ross JS. The Need to Test Strategies Based on Common Sense. JAMA Intern Med. 2017 07 01; 177(7):929. PMID: 28600912.
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    11. Stamatakis KA, Lewis M, Khoong EC, Lasee C. State practitioner insights into local public health challenges and opportunities in obesity prevention: a qualitative study. Prev Chronic Dis. 2014 Mar 13; 11:E39. PMID: 24625363; PMCID: PMC3958145.
    12. Khoong EC, Gibbert WS, Garbutt JM, Sumner W, Brownson RC. Rural, suburban, and urban differences in factors that impact physician adherence to clinical preventive service guidelines. J Rural Health. 2014; 30(1):7-16. PMID: 24383480.
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    13. Tabak RG, Khoong EC, Chambers DA, Brownson RC. Bridging research and practice: models for dissemination and implementation research. Am J Prev Med. 2012 Sep; 43(3):337-50. PMID: 22898128.
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