Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2023 Point/Counterpoint: Should patients be presented before entering the room during ward rounds?Journal of Hospital Medicine.  18:188-192. 2023
2022 Supporting Physician Pregnancy: What Is Taking So Long?Academic Medicine.  97:958-960. 2022
2022 Internal Medicine Residency Program Director Support and Burnout During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Results of a National SurveyJournal of graduate medical education.  14:218-223. 2022
2022 Why Internal Medicine Program Directors Remain in Their Positions and Are Effective and Thrive: A Qualitative StudyAmerican Journal of Medicine.  135:118-125.e2. 2022
2021 Case 38-2021: A 76-Year-Old Woman with Abdominal Pain, Weight Loss, and Memory ImpairmentNew England Journal of Medicine.  385:2378-2388. 2021
2021 Creating Clinician Educators: Evaluation of a One-Month Medical Education Curriculum for Senior ResidentsAmerican Journal of the Medical Sciences.  362:606-611. 2021
2021 Annals on call - bedside rounds: The patient experienceACP journal club.  174. 2021
2021 Where Do International Medical Graduates Matriculate for Internal Medicine Training? A National Longitudinal StudyJournal of General Internal Medicine.  36:2230-2236. 2021
2021 Supporting Trainees by Addressing Inappropriate Behaviors by PatientsSouthern Medical Journal.  114:111-115. 2021
2020 Does Increased Schedule Flexibility Lead to Change? A National Survey of Program Directors on 2017 Work Hours RequirementsJournal of General Internal Medicine.  35:3205-3209. 2020
2020 AAIM Recommendations for the 2020-2021 Internal Medicine Residency Application Cycle in Response to the COVID-19 PandemicAmerican Journal of Medicine.  133:1223-1226.e6. 2020
2020 Assessment of Training in Health Disparities in US Internal Medicine Residency ProgramsJAMA Network Open.  3:e2012757. 2020
2020 The impact of a pass/fail step 1 — A residency program director’s viewNew England Journal of Medicine.  382:2387-2389. 2020
2020 Why Do Residency Program Directors Consider Resigning? A Mixed-Methods Analysis of a National Program Director SurveyAmerican Journal of Medicine.  133:761-767. 2020
2020 Misinterpretation of the American Board of Internal medicine leave policies for resident physicians around parental leaveACP journal club.  172:570-572. 2020
2020 Internal Medicine Residency Program Directors' Screening Practices and Perceptions About Recruitment ChallengesAcademic Medicine.  95:582-589. 2020
2019 Internal Medicine Residency Program Responses to the Increase of Residency Applications: Differences by Program Type and CharacteristicsJournal of graduate medical education.  11:698-703. 2019
2019 Weak and WindedNew England Journal of Medicine.  381:76-82. 2019
2019 Internal Medicine Residency Program Director Burnout and Program Director Turnover: Results of a National SurveyAmerican Journal of Medicine.  132:252-261. 2019
2019 Is It Safe to Ask the Questions That Matter Most to Me? Observations from a Female Residency ApplicantAcademic Medicine.  94:1635-1637. 2019
2018 Thriving During the 10-Year Accreditation Site Visit: Practical Tips From a Program's PerspectiveJournal of graduate medical education.  10:626-628. 2018
2018 Authors' Response to "Creating Health Equity Curricula"Family Medicine.  50:243. 2018
2018 Exercises in Clinical Reasoning: Take a Time-Out and ReflectJournal of General Internal Medicine.  33:388-392. 2018
2018 Postinterview communications: Two surveys of internal medicine residency program directors before and after guideline implementationAcademic Medicine.  93:1367-1373. 2018
2017 The costs and benefits of hospital care by primary physicians: Continuity countsJAMA Internal Medicine.  177:1788-1789. 2017
2017 Development of a multifaceted health disparities curriculum for medical residentsFamily Medicine.  49:796-802. 2017
2017 Contextual influences of trainee characteristics and daily workload on trainee learning preferencesJournal of Hospital Medicine.  12:558-561. 2017
2017 Internal Medicine Residency Program Directors' Views of the Core Entrustable Professional Activities for Entering Residency: An Opportunity to Enhance Communication of Competency Along the ContinuumAcademic Medicine.  92:785-791. 2017
2017 The Importance of FramingJournal of General Internal Medicine.  32:706-710. 2017
2017 Physician Order Entry Clerical Support Improves Physician Satisfaction and ProductivitySouthern Medical Journal.  110:363-368. 2017
2016 Evaluation of a workshop to improve residents’ patient-centred obesity counselling skillsPostgraduate Medical Journal.  92:455-459. 2016
2016 For the General Internist: A Summary of Key Innovations in Medical EducationJournal of General Internal Medicine.  31:941-946. 2016
2016 Factors Associated with Declining Residency Program Pass Rates on the ABIM Certification ExaminationAmerican Journal of Medicine.  129:759-765. 2016
2015 The ReplyAmerican Journal of Medicine.  128:e43-e44. 2015
2015 Course Offerings in the Fourth Year of Medical School: How U.S. Medical Schools Are Preparing Students for InternshipAcademic Medicine.  90:1324-1330. 2015
2015 Gender differences in salary of internal medicine residency directors: A national surveyAmerican Journal of Medicine.  128:659-665. 2015
2015 For the General Internist: A Review of Relevant 2013 Innovations in Medical EducationJournal of General Internal Medicine.  30:496-502. 2015
2014 Teaching behaviors that define highest rated attending physicians: A study of the resident perspectiveMedical Teacher.  36:991-996. 2014
2014 The new internal medicine fellowship match timeline: A change in the right directionAmerican Journal of Medicine.  127:1132-1136. 2014
2014 Evaluation of an advanced physical diagnosis course using consumer preferences methods: The nominal group techniqueAmerican Journal of the Medical Sciences.  347:199-205. 2014
2014 Usefulness of the ACGME resident survey: A view from internal medicine program directorsAmerican Journal of Medicine.  127:351-355. 2014
2013 Validation of a scoring tool to select clinical vignettesMedical Education.  47:530-531. 2013
2013 Challenges with continuity clinic and core faculty accreditation requirementsAmerican Journal of Medicine.  126:550-556. 2013
2013 Succeeding as a clinician educator: Useful tips and resourcesJournal of General Internal Medicine.  28:136-140. 2013
2013 Widening the differential for brain masses in human immunodeficiency virus-positive patients: Syphilitic cerebral gummataAmerican Journal of the Medical Sciences.  346:253-255. 2013
2012 Using cognitive mapping to define key domains for successful attending rounds.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  27:1492-1498. 2012
2012 Use of ecological momentary assessment to determine which structural factors impact perceived teaching quality of attending rounds.Journal of graduate medical education.  4:322-328. 2012
2012 A 60-year-old woman with chorea and weight lossJournal of General Internal Medicine.  27:747-751. 2012
2012 Selecting the best clinical vignettes for academic meetings: Should the scoring tool criteria be modified?Journal of General Internal Medicine.  27:202-206. 2012
2012 Anticipated consequences of the 2011 duty hours standards: Views of internal medicine and surgery program directorsAcademic Medicine.  87:895-903. 2012
2012 Using cognitive mapping to define key domains for successful attending rounds.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  27:1492-1498. 2012
2011 Training residents in obesity counseling: incorporating principles of motivational interviewing to enhance patient centeredness.Journal of graduate medical education.  3:408-411. 2011
2011 Use of ecological momentary assessment to guide curricular change in graduate medical education.Journal of graduate medical education.  3:162-167. 2011
2011 A middle-age woman with sudden onset dyspneaJournal of General Internal Medicine.  26:551-554. 2011
2011 Challenges with duty hour reforms: A survey of residency program directorsAmerican Journal of Medicine.  124:370-378. 2011
2010 Do women residents delay childbearing due to perceived career threats?Academic Medicine.  85:640-646. 2010
2009 The importance of measuring competency-based outcomes: Standard evaluation measures are not surrogates for clinical performance of internal medicine residents 2009
2009 Identifying key components for an effective case report poster: An observational studyJournal of General Internal Medicine.  24:393-397. 2009
2009 Scholarship opportunities for trainees and clinician educators: Learning outcomes from a case report writing workshopJournal of General Internal Medicine.  24:398-401. 2009
2008 A pilot study using nominal group technique to assess residents' perceptions of successful attending roundsJournal of General Internal Medicine.  23:1060-1065. 2008
2008 Extraordinary rounds.Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.  56:1756. 2008
2007 Does residency training improve performance of physical examination skills?American Journal of the Medical Sciences.  333:74-77. 2007
2006 Measuring resident physicians' performance of preventive care: Comparing chart review with patient surveyJournal of General Internal Medicine.  21:226-230. 2006
2006 An unusual cause of chronic cough: Foreign body aspirationJournal of General Internal Medicine.  21. 2006
2006 Implementing achievable benchmarks in preventive health: A controlled trial in residency educationAcademic Medicine.  81:608-616. 2006
2005 Differences in preventive health quality by residency year: Is seniority better?Journal of General Internal Medicine.  20:825-829. 2005
2005 Evaluating vaginitis: The importance of patient factorsJournal of General Internal Medicine.  20:871. 2005
2004 Achieving glycemic control in type 2 diabetes: A practical guide for clinicians on oral hypoglycemicsSouthern Medical Journal.  97:1088-1092. 2004

Education And Training

  • UAB Hospital, Residency
  • Master of Education, University of Southern California 2015
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1996
  • Full Name

  • Lisa Willett