Joann G. Elmore, MD, MPH

Joann G. Elmore, MD, MPH

Professor, Department of Medicine, General Internal Medicine and Health Sciences Research





Infectious Disease, Yale-New Haven Hospital - Fellowship Verifications, 1993


MPH, Yale University School of Medicine, 1992
MD, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1987


Internal Medicine, Yale-New Haven Hospital, 1990

Board Certification

Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1990

Contact Information

Scientific Interests

Dr. Joann Elmore's research interests include cancer screening, diagnostic accuracy, technology, machine learning and patient engagement.

Highlighted Publications

Mercan C, Aksoy S, Mercan E, Shapiro LG, Weaver DL, Elmore JG. Multi-Instance Multi-Label Learning for Multi-Class Classification of Whole Slide Breast Histopathology Images. IEEE Trans Med Imaging. 2018 Jan;37(1):316-325. doi: 10.1109/TMI.2017.2758580. Epub 2017 Oct 2.

Elmore JG, Barnhill RL, Elder DE, Longton GM, Pepe MS, Reisch LM, Carney PA, Titus LJ, Nelson HD, Onega T, Tosteson ANA, Weinstock MA, Knezevich SR, Piepkorn MW. Pathologists' diagnosis of invasive melanoma and melanocytic proliferations: observer accuracy and reproducibility study. BMJ. 2017 Jun 28;357:j2813. doi: 10.1136/bmj.j2813. Erratum in: BMJ. 2017 Aug 8;358:j3798.

Elmore JG. Solving the Problem of Overdiagnosis. N Engl J Med. 2016 Oct 13;375(15):1483-1486.

Lee BS, Walker J, Delbanco T, Elmore JG. Transparent Electronic Health Records and Lagging Laws. Ann Intern Med. 2016 Aug 2;165(3):219-20. doi: 10.7326/M15-2827. Epub 2016 May 24.

Elmore JG, Longton GM, Carney PA, Geller BM, Onega T, Tosteson AN, Nelson HD, Pepe MS, Allison KH, Schnitt SJ, O'Malley FP, Weaver DL. Diagnostic concordance among pathologists interpreting breast biopsy specimens. JAMA. 2015 Mar 17;313(11):1122-32. doi: 10.1001/jama.2015.1405.