Jennifer Rusiecki
Section of General Internal Medicine
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Training

DegreeYearInstitutionArea
BS2005Emory University Chemistry
MD2011Medical College of Georgia Medicine
Residency2014University of Pittsburgh Internal Medicine
MS2016University of PittsburghMedical Education

Academic Interests

Dr. Rusiecki is a general internist with a particular interest in women’s health and patient-center communication. She is interested in developing a women’s health curriculum for internal medicine residents and evaluating methods to integrate gender specific medicine into primary care. She has also developed curriculum to teach residents shared decision making and use of decision aids.


Clinical Interests

Gender specific medicine in primary care;contraceptive counseling and shared decision making; menopause; breast disease and reconciling multiple mammogram screening guidelines;determining cardiovascular risk in women


Representative Publications

  1. Rusiecki J, Rao Y, Cleveland J, Rhinehart Z, Champion H, Mathier M. Gender and Menopause Differences in Response to Tadalafil: 6MWD and Time to Clinical Worsening. Pulmonary Circulation. 2015; 5(4):701-6. PMID: 26697177.
  2. Rusiecki J, Corbelli J. Insomnia [computer based instruction]. Annals Virtual Patients. http://vp.acponline.org/virtualpatients Annals of Internal Medicine, American College of Physicians; Published March 15, 2016
  3. Bagenski A, Sink J, Rusiecki J. Thinking Beyond the Ostomy: An Unlikely Presentation of Huntington’s Disease. Case Report. Accepted to JAMA Internal Medicine. Publication pending.



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