Faculty Profile

Dr. Ross F. MacDonald, M.D.

Ross F. MacDonald, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine (General Internal Medicine)

Selected Publications

Data-Driven Human Rights: Using Dual Loyalty Trainings to Promote the Care of Vulnerable Patients in Jail.

Glowa-Kollisch S, Graves J, Dickey N, MacDonald R, Rosner Z, Waters A, Venters H.

Health Hum Rights. 2015 Jun 11;17(1):E124-35.

Disparities in Mental Health Referral and Diagnosis in the New York City Jail Mental Health Service.

Kaba F, Solimo A, Graves J, Glowa-Kollisch S, Vise A, MacDonald R, Waters A, Rosner Z, Dickey N, Angell S, Venters H.

Am J Public Health. 2015 Sep;105(9):1911-6.

Physicians Trained to Work with Torture Survivors can add Critical Expertise in Jails.

MacDonald R, Rosner Z, Venters H. Health and Humans Rights Journal. E-pub July 24th, 2015.

Traumatic Brain Injury Focus Groups as a Means to Understand Violence among Adolescent Males in the NYC Jail System.

Graves J, Steele J, Kaba F, Glowa-Kollisch S, Ramdath C, Rosner Z, MacDonald R, Dickey N, Venters H.

J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2015 May;26(2):345-57.

Operationalizing a Human Rights Agenda in Correctional Health. 

MacDonald, R., Rosner, Z., Venters, H. (2015). SGIM Forum 38(1): 1, 12-13.

Data-driven human rights: using the electronic health record to promote human rights in jail.

Glowa-Kollisch S, Andrade K, Stazesky R, Teixeira P, Kaba F, Macdonald R, Rosner Z, Selling D, Parsons A, Venters H.

Health Hum Rights. 2014 Jun 14;16(1):157-65.

Traumatic Brain Injury Among Newly Admitted Adolescents in the New York City Jail System.

Kaba F, Diamond P, Haque A, Macdonald R, Venters H.

J Adolesc Health. 2014 Feb 13. pii: S1054-139X(13)00833-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2013.12.013. [Epub ahead of print]

Solitary confinement and risk of self-harm among jail inmates.

Kaba F, Lewis A, Glowa-Kollisch S, Hadler J, Lee D, Alper H, Selling D, MacDonald R, Solimo A, Parsons A, Venters H.

Am J Public Health. 2014 Mar;104(3):442-7. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2013.301742.

The triple aims of correctional health: patient safety, population health, and human rights.

MacDonald R, Parsons A, Venters HD.

J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2013 Aug;24(3):1226-34. doi: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0142.

Case series of exercise-induced rhabdomyolysis in the New York City jail system.

Macdonald R, Rosner Z, Venters H.

Am J Emerg Med. 2014 Mar 18. pii: S0735-6757(13)00563-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2013.08.051. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.

A description of an urban transitions clinic serving formerly incarcerated people.

Fox AD, Anderson MR, Bartlett G, Valverde J, MacDonald RF, Shapiro LI, Cunningham CO.

J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2014 Feb;25(1):376-82. doi: 10.1353/hpu.2014.0039.


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