James C. Gay, MD
Emory University, 1978
Owen School of Management, Vanderbilt University, 2014
Pediatric Internship-Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN
Pediatric Residency-Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN
Pediatric Fellowship, Hematology and Oncology-Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN
Behavioral health, complex chronic conditions
Health systems research, particularly with use of large administrative databases of inpatient hospitalizations for children - study of pediatric hospital admissions and readmissions to better understand the population of patients who are frequently readmitted, their hospitalization needs and the preventability of their readmissions. Other research interests include the use of pediatric home health services, the growing population of patients with primary mental health conditions admitted to acute care hospitals, and the study of post-discharge phone calls.