Luis Ticona, MD, MPH, MPP
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
General Internal Medicine

MD, Harvard Medical School
MPH, Harvard School of Public Health
MPP, John F. Kennedy School of Government

Luis Ticona, MD, MPH is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in General Internal Medicine at the Boston University School of Medicine. In addition to being educated in medicine, Dr Ticona holds a MPP and a MPH from Harvard University and graduated from Johns Hopkins with two bachelor degrees. After completing a fellowship in Healthcare Policy and Management, Dr. Ticona joined Boston University. Since then, he has published editorials, textbooks, and chapters.

2016 MGH Medicine Innovation Program: Finalist
2013 President’s prize for Value-based Healthcare Delivery
2012 Harvard Kennedy School of Government: Best project, spring exercise
2010 Pediatric Oncology Education Program: 2nd place clinical paper
2006 Baltimore Health Department Commissioner: Formal Commendation
Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.

  1. Goldsmith A, Ticona L, Thompson R, White BA, Strauss J, Seger R, Brown DFM, Raja AS, Yun BJ. Expedited Discharge from an Academic Emergency Department: A Pilot Program. J Emerg Med. 2017 Dec; 53(6):919-923. PMID: 29079490.
  2. Kenison TC, Madu A, Krupat E, Ticona L, Vargas IM, Green AR. Through the Veil of Language: Exploring the Hidden Curriculum for the Care of Patients With Limited English Proficiency. Acad Med. 2017 01; 92(1):92-100. PMID: 27166864.
  3. Ticona, Luis . Internal Medicine Evidence. (Liao J & Khanjee Z, eds.). Hematology. Wolters Kluwer. Philadelphia. 2017.
  4. Ticona L. Internal Medicine Evidence (Liao J, Khanjee Z, eds.). Nephrology. Wolters Kluwer. Philadelphia. 2017.
  5. Ticona L. Internal Medicine Evidence (Liao J, Khanjee Z, eds.). Oncology. Wolters Kluwer. Philadelphia. 2017.
  6. Ticona L, Schulman KA. Extreme Home Makeover - The Role of Intensive Home Health Care. N Engl J Med. 2016 Nov 03; 375(18):1707-1709. PMID: 27806216.
  7. Ticona L. Utilization Management in the Clinical Laboratory and Other Ancillary Services (Lewandrowski K, ed.). Health-Care reform and its impact in medical reimbursement. Springer. Boston. 2016; 1-6.
  8. Jurbergs N, Long A, Ticona L, Phipps S. Symptoms of posttraumatic stress in parents of children with cancer: are they elevated relative to parents of healthy children? J Pediatr Psychol. 2009 Jan-Feb; 34(1):4-13. PMID: 18073235; PMCID: PMC2638717.

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Bar chart showing 8 publications over 3 distinct years, with a maximum of 5 publications in 2017

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