David Kagen, MD

David Kagen MD

3rd Year Medicine Clerkship Program
Assistant Professor of Medicine
OHSU Department of Medicine



1996-2000 Doctor of Medicine, magna cum laude
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD

1992-1996 Bachelor of Science, Psychology, magna cum laude
Duke University
Durham, NC


2000-2003 Internal Medicine Residency
Oregon Health & Science University

Research and Clinical Interests:

  • Hospital Medicine
  • Transitions of care
  • Inpatient quality improvement
  • Diagnosis and treatment of anemia in the hospital
  • Medical education

Representative Publications:

  1. Kansagara D, Dyer E, Englander H, Fu R, Freeman M, & Kagen D. Treatment of Anemia in Patients with Heart Disease: A Systematic Review. Ann Int Med 2013; 159: 746-757.
  2. Jacobs P, Konrad-Martin D, McMillan G, McDermott G, Fausti S, Kagen D, Wan E.  Influence of acute hyperglycemia on otoacoustic emissions and the medial olivocochlear reflex.  J Acoust Soc Am 2012; 131: 1296-1306.
  3. Kansagara D, Englander H, Salanitro A, Kagen D, Theobald C, Freeman M, & Kripalani S. Risk prediction models for hospital readmission: a systematic review. JAMA. 2011; 306(15):1688-1698.
  4. Keay S, Zhang C-O, Kagen DI, Hise MK, Jacobs SC, Hebel JR, Gordon D, Whitmore K, Bodison S, and Warren JW. Concentrations of Specific Epithelial Growth Factors in the Urine of Interstitial Cystitis Patients and Controls.   J Urol 1997; 158: 1983-1988.

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