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Laura Myers, MD, MPH

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Kaiser Permanente Division of Research
2000 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94612

510-891-3544 (phone)
laura.c.myers@kp.org


Laura C. Myers, MD, MPH, is a research scientist at the Kaiser Permanente Northern California Division of Research. Her research focuses on understanding the optimal care delivery models for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Dr. Myers is a practicing intensivist in the Diablo Service Area (Walnut Creek and Antioch). She holds a BA from Dartmouth College, a medical degree from Harvard Medical School and an MPH from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. She did her clinical training and a fellowship in quality/safety at the Massachusetts General Hospital.

Current Position(s):

  • Research Scientist I

Section Affiliations:

Primary Research Interests:

  • Care delivery for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

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    The Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program and Readmissions for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, 2006-2015.

    Author(s): Myers, Laura C; Faridi, Mohammad K; Hasegawa, Kohei; Hanania, Nicola A; Camargo, Carlos A

    Annals of the American Thoracic Society. 2019 Dec 20;():. Epub 2019-12-20.

    PubMed abstract

    ICU Utilization for Patients With Acute Exacerbation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Receiving Noninvasive Ventilation.

    Author(s): Myers, Laura C; Faridi, Mohammad Kamal; Currier, Paul; Camargo, Carlos A

    Critical care medicine. 2019 05 20;47(5):677-684. Epub 2019-12-20.

    PubMed abstract

    An Examination of Medical Malpractice Claims Involving Physician Trainees.

    Author(s): Myers, Laura C; Gartland, Rajshri M; Skillings, Jillian; Heard, Lisa; Bittner, Edward A; Einbinder, Jonathan; Metlay, Joshua P; Mort, Elizabeth

    Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. 2019 Dec 10;47(5):677-684. Epub 2019-12-10.

    PubMed abstract

    Medical Malpractice Involving Pulmonary/Critical Care Physicians.

    Author(s): Myers, Laura C; Skillings, Jillian; Heard, Lisa; Metlay, Joshua P; Mort, Elizabeth

    Chest. 2019 Nov 10;156(5):907-914. Epub 2019-05-15.

    PubMed abstract

    The association between physician turnover (the "July Effect") and survival after in-hospital cardiac arrest.

    Author(s): Myers, Laura C; Mikhael, Bassem; Currier, Paul; Berg, Katherine; Jena, Anupam; Donnino, Michael; Andersen, Lars W;

    Resuscitation. 2017 05 10;114(5):133-140. Epub 2017-03-08.

    PubMed abstract

    Performance of Predictive Models for 30-day Hospitalization and Mortality after COVID-19 Infection

    Author(s): Myers LC; Kipnis P; O'Suilleabhain L; Escobar G; Liu VX

    Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2021 Jul 27.

    PubMed abstract

    Development of a healthcare system COVID Hotspotting Score in California: an observational study with prospective validation

    Author(s): Liu VX; Thai KK; Galin J; Gerstley LD; Myers LC; Parodi SM; Chen YI; Goler N; Escobar GJ; Kipnis P

    BMJ Open. 2021 Jul 26;11(7):e048211. Epub 2021-07-26.

    PubMed abstract

    Pulmonary Rehabilitation and Readmission Rates for Medicare Beneficiaries with Acute Exacerbation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    Author(s): Myers LC; Faridi MK; Hasegawa K; Camargo CA

    Chronic Obstr Pulm Dis. 2021 Jul 16.

    PubMed abstract

    Association Between Troponin I Levels During Sepsis and Post-Sepsis Cardiovascular Complications

    Author(s): Garcia MA; Go AS; Martinez, Adriana; Myers LC; Liu VX; Walkey AJ; et al.

    Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2021 May 26.

    PubMed abstract

    Racial Disparities in COVID-19 Testing and Outcomes : Retrospective Cohort Study in an Integrated Health System

    Author(s): Escobar GJ; Adams AS; Liu VX; Soltesz L; Chen YI; Parodi SM; Ray GT; Myers LC; Ramaprasad CM; Dlott R; Lee C

    Ann Intern Med. 2021 Feb 09.

    PubMed abstract

    Reducing Readmissions for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in Response to the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program

    Author(s): Myers LC; Cash R; Liu VX; Camargo CA

    Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2021 Jan 21.

    PubMed abstract

    Expanding Post-discharge Readmission Metrics in Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    Author(s): Myers LC; Camargo C; Escobar G; Liu VX

    Chronic Obstr Pulm Dis. 2020 Nov 06.

    PubMed abstract

    Preventing COPD readmissions under the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program: How far have we come?

    Author(s): Press VG; Myers LC; Feemster LC

    Chest. 2020 Oct 13.

    PubMed abstract

    Characteristics of Hospitalized Adults With COVID-19 in an Integrated Health Care System in California

    Author(s): Myers LC; Parodi SM; Escobar GJ; Liu VX

    JAMA. 2020 Apr 24.

    PubMed abstract

    Goldilocks, the Three Bears and Intensive Care Unit Utilization: Delivering Enough Intensive Care But Not Too Much. A Narrative Review

    Author(s): Myers LC; Escobar G; Liu VX

    Pulm Ther. 2020 Jan 03.

    PubMed abstract

    The Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program and Readmissions for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, 2006-2015.

    Author(s): Myers, Laura C; Faridi, Mohammad K; Hasegawa, Kohei; Hanania, Nicola A; Camargo, Carlos A

    Annals of the American Thoracic Society. 2019 Dec 20;():. Epub 2019-12-20.

    PubMed abstract

    ICU Utilization for Patients With Acute Exacerbation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Receiving Noninvasive Ventilation.

    Author(s): Myers, Laura C; Faridi, Mohammad Kamal; Currier, Paul; Camargo, Carlos A

    Critical care medicine. 2019 05 20;47(5):677-684. Epub 2019-12-20.

    PubMed abstract

    An Examination of Medical Malpractice Claims Involving Physician Trainees.

    Author(s): Myers, Laura C; Gartland, Rajshri M; Skillings, Jillian; Heard, Lisa; Bittner, Edward A; Einbinder, Jonathan; Metlay, Joshua P; Mort, Elizabeth

    Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. 2019 Dec 10;47(5):677-684. Epub 2019-12-10.

    PubMed abstract

    Medical Malpractice Involving Pulmonary/Critical Care Physicians.

    Author(s): Myers, Laura C; Skillings, Jillian; Heard, Lisa; Metlay, Joshua P; Mort, Elizabeth

    Chest. 2019 Nov 10;156(5):907-914. Epub 2019-05-15.

    PubMed abstract

    The association between physician turnover (the "July Effect") and survival after in-hospital cardiac arrest.

    Author(s): Myers, Laura C; Mikhael, Bassem; Currier, Paul; Berg, Katherine; Jena, Anupam; Donnino, Michael; Andersen, Lars W;

    Resuscitation. 2017 05 10;114(5):133-140. Epub 2017-03-08.

    PubMed abstract