Cynthia Feltner, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Division of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology
Associate Director, RTI-UNC Evidenced-based Practice Center
Adjunct Assistant Professor, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health

Administrative Assistant: Teresa Mallow-Carmean

Specialty Areas: Internal Medicine, Primary Care

Dr. Feltner’s research and clinical interests include prevention, systematic review methods, women’s health, and psychiatry.

Selected Bibliography:
Gartlehner G, Patel SV, Feltner C, Weber RP, Long R, Mullican K, Boland E, Lux L, Viswanathan M. Hormone Therapy for the Primary Prevention of Chronic Conditions in Postmenopausal Women: Evidence Report and Systematic Review for the US Preventive Services Task Force. JAMA. 2017 Dec 12;318(22):2234-2249. doi: 10.1001/jama.2017.16952. Review. PubMed PMID: 29234813.

Feldstein D, Sloane PD, Feltner C. Antibiotic Stewardship Programs in Nursing Homes: A Systematic Review. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2017 Aug 7. pii: S1525-8610(17)30362-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jamda.2017.06.019. [Epub ahead of print] Review. PubMed PMID: 28797590.

Feltner C, Grodensky C, Ebel C, Middleton JC, Harris RP, Ashok M, Jonas DE. Serologic Screening for Genital Herpes: An Updated Evidence Report and Systematic Review for the US Preventive Services Task Force. JAMA. 2016 Dec 20;316(23):2531-2543. doi: 10.1001/jama.2016.17138. Review. PubMed PMID: 27997660.

Kahwati LC, Feltner C, Halpern M, Woodell CL, Boland E, Amick HR, Weber RP, Jonas DE. Primary Care Screening and Treatment for Latent Tuberculosis Infection in Adults: Evidence Report and Systematic Review for the US Preventive Services Task Force. JAMA. 2016 Sep 6;316(9):970-83. doi: 10.1001/jama.2016.10357. Review. PubMed PMID: 27599332.

Feltner C, Peterson K, Palmieri Weber R, Cluff L, Coker-Schwimmer E, Viswanathan M, Lohr KN. The Effectiveness of Total Worker Health Interventions: A Systematic Review for a National Institutes of Health Pathways to Prevention Workshop. Ann Intern Med. 2016 Aug 16;165(4):262-9. doi: 10.7326/M16-0626. Epub 2016 May 31. Review. PubMed PMID: 27240022.

Jonas DE, Feltner C, Amick HR, Sheridan S, Zheng ZJ, Watford DJ, Carter JL, Rowe CJ, Harris R. Screening for asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. Ann Intern Med. 2014 Sep 2;161(5):336-46. doi: 10.7326/M14-0530. Review. PubMed PMID: 25004169.

Feltner C, Jones CD, Cené CW, Zheng ZJ, Sueta CA, Coker-Schwimmer EJ, Arvanitis M, Lohr KN, Middleton JC, Jonas DE. Transitional care interventions to prevent readmissions for persons with heart failure: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Ann Intern Med. 2014 Jun 3;160(11):774-84. doi: 10.7326/M14-0083. Review. PubMed PMID: 24862840.

Jonas DE, Amick HR, Feltner C, Bobashev G, Thomas K, Wines R, Kim MM, Shanahan E, Gass CE, Rowe CJ, Garbutt JC. Pharmacotherapy for adults with alcohol use disorders in outpatient settings: a systematic review and meta-analysis. JAMA. 2014 May 14;311(18):1889-900. doi: 10.1001/jama.2014.3628. Review. PubMed PMID: 24825644.

Feltner C, Wines R, Simon J, Rowe C, Posey R, Jonas D. Drug class review: Newer diabetes medications, TZDs, and combinations. Prepared by the RTI-UNC Evidence-based Practice Center for the Drug Effectiveness Review Project. Oregon Health & Science University. Portland, OR. May 2014. http://derp.ohsu.edu/about/final-document-display.cfm

Feltner C, Wines R, Posey R, Jonas D. Newer Diabetes Medications, TZDs, and Combinations: Single Drug Addendum: Linagliptin. Final original report. Prepared by the RTI-UNC Evidence-based Practice Center for the Drug Effectiveness Review Project. Oregon Health & Science University. Portland, OR. 2012. Available at: http://derp.ohsu.edu/about/final-document-display.cfm

Recognitions and Honors:
2016 – UNC School of Medicine Academy of Educators Fellow
2002 – Alpha Omega Alpha
1998 – Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society

 

  • Phone Number

    919-445-6783 (Office Phone)

  • Address

    5034 Old Clinic Building

    CB 7110

    Chapel Hill, NC 27599