Clinical Faculty

Marc Kahn, MD, FACPMarc J. Kahn, MD, MBA
Peterman-Prosser Professor of Medicine
Senior Associate Dean

Dr. Marc J. Kahn is the Sr. Associate Dean for Admissions and Student Affairs at Tulane University School of Medicine where he is also the Peterman-Prosser Professor in the Section of Hematology/Medical Oncology. Dr. Kahn completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Pennsylvania where he graduated summa cum laude with honors in Chemistry (BA 1983). Dr. Kahn completed his medical studies at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (MD 1987) where he was elected into Alpha Omega Alpha. Dr. Kahn subsequently completed his residency in Internal Medicine, Chief Medical Residency and fellowship in Hematology/Medical Oncology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (1987-1994). Dr. Kahn completed his MBA at Tulane's Freeman School of Business in 2010 where he was elected into Beta Gamma Sigma. Dr. Kahn completed his MBA with concentrations in Finance and International Business.

Dr. Kahn has received multiple teaching awards at Tulane including the C. Thorpe Ray Faculty Teaching Award (1995, 1996, 2002), the Gloria P. Walsh Award (2000), and the Health Sciences Teaching Scholar Award (2001). Dr. Kahn's research interests include coagulation abnormalities, benign hematology, financing the academic enterprise, and medical education. Dr. Kahn has authored over 70 peer-reviewed manuscripts in addition to 70 book chapters and 4 textbooks.

Selected Publications

Schieffler DA, Azevedo BM, Culbertson RA, Kahn MJ. Financial ramifications of increasing class size: Does tuition cover cost? The Permanente Journal, 16:10-14, 2012.

Kahn MJ, Ma AD, Shulman LN. Update in Hematology and Medical Oncology: evidence published in 2011. Annals of Internal Medicine, 157:276-283, 2012.

Krousel-Wood MA, He J, Booth M, Chen CS, Rice J, Kahn MJ, Maeshiro R, Whelton PK. Formal public health education and career outcomes of medical school graduates. PLoS One, 7:e39020, 2012.

Kahn MJ, Long HW. A real options approach to clinical faculty salary structure. Accepted for publication, Journal of Health Care Finance, Fall 2012.

Owens DP, Schieffler DA, Kahn MJ. Hope and healing in the midst of devastation: reflections on Katrina in the aftermath of September 11. Journal of Religion and Health, 50:477-480, 2011.

Ataga KI, Reid M, Ballas SK, Yasin Z, Bigelow C, James LS, Smith WR, Galacteros F, Kutlar A, Hull JH, Stocker JW, ICA -17043-10 Study Investigators [Kahn MJ]. Improvements in haemolysis and indicators of erythrocyte survival do not correlate with acute vaso-occlusive crises in patients with sickle cell disease: a phase III randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind study of the Gardos channel blocker senicapoc (ICA-17043). British Journal of Haematology,153:92-104, 2011.

Schieffler D, Owens DP, Kahn MJ. The medical school curate: an examination of student need. Journal of Religion and Health, 50:75-80, 2011.

Hafler JP, Ownby AR, Thompson BM, Fasser CE, Grigsby K, Haidet P, Kahn MJ, Hafferty FW. Decoding the learning environment of medical education: a hidden curriculum perspective for faculty development. Academic Medicine, 86:440-444, 2011.

Kahn MJ, Nelling EF. Estimating the value of medical education: A net present value approach. Teaching and Learning in Medicine: An International Journal, 22:205-208, 2010.

1430 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112 504-988-5228