Monica Ann Shaw, M.D., M.A., FACP

Monica Ann Shaw, M.D., FACP

Monica Ann Shaw, M.D., M.A., FACP

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Vice Dean for Undergraduate Medical Education
500 South Preston Street
Instructional Building, Room 305
Louisville, KY 40292

502-852-1862 - Academic Office


Clinical Expertise
Internal Medicine; Medical Education


Education and Training

  • Medical School: University of Louisville
  • Residency: University of Louisville Hospital

Featured Publications

  • Ockene JK, Pbert L, Crawford S, Frisard CF, Pendharkar JA, Sadasivam RS, Faro J, Okuliar C, Eno C, Margo K, Shaw MA, Soleymani T, Stadler DD, Warrier S, White K, Geller AC. Teaching Medical Students to Help Patients Manage Their Weight: Outcomes of an Eight-School Randomized Controlled Trial. J Gen Intern Med. 2021 Apr 9:1–8. doi: 10.1007/s11606-020-06571-x. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33835315; PMCID: PMC8034040.
  • Holthouser AL, Farmer RW, Crump WJ, Shaw MA. University of Louisville School of Medicine. Acad Med. 2020 Sep;95(9S A Snapshot of Medical Student Education in the United States and Canada: Reports From 145 Schools):S192-S195. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000003304. PMID: 33626679.
  • Cumberland DM, Sawning S, Church-Nally M, Shaw MA, Branch E, LaFaver K. Experiential Learning: Transforming Theory into Practice through the Parkinson's Disease Buddy Program. Teach Learn Med. 2019 Aug-Sep;31(4):453-465. doi: 10.1080/10401334.2019.1580583. Epub 2019 Mar 12. PMID: 30860904.
  • Ockene JK, Ashe KM, Hayes RB, Churchill LC, Crawford SL, Geller AC, Jolicoeur D, Olendzki BC, Basco MT, Pendharkar JA, Ferguson KJ, Guck TP, Margo KL, Okuliar CA, Shaw MA, Soleymani T, Stadler DD, Warrier SS, Pbert L. Design and rationale of the medical students learning weight management counseling skills (MSWeight) group randomized controlled trial. Contemp Clin Trials. 2018 Jan;64:58-66. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2017.11.006. Epub 2017 Nov 9. PMID: 29128651; PMCID: PMC5745008.
  • Head BA, Schapmire T, Earnshaw L, Faul A, Hermann C, Jones C, Martin A, Shaw MA, Woggon F, Ziegler C, Pfeiffer M. Evaluation of an Interdisciplinary Curriculum Teaching Team-Based Palliative Care Integration in Oncology. J Cancer Educ. 2016 Jun;31(2):358-65. doi: 10.1007/s13187-015-0799-y. Erratum in: J Cancer Educ. 2016 Mar;31(1):181. PMID: 25708910; PMCID: PMC4549232.
  • Head BA, Schapmire T, Earnshaw L, Faul A, Hermann C, Jones C, Martin A, Shaw MA, Woggon F, Ziegler C, Pfeifer M. Erratum to: Evaluation of an Interdisciplinary Curriculum Teaching Team-Based Care Integration in Oncology. J Cancer Educ. 2016 Mar;31(1):181. doi: 10.1007/s13187-015-0971-4. Erratum for: J Cancer Educ. 2016 Jun;31(2):358-65. PMID: 26740215.
  • Head BA, Schapmire TJ, Earnshaw L, Chenault J, Pfeifer M, Sawning S, Shaw MA. Improving medical graduates' training in palliative care: advancing education and practice. Adv Med Educ Pract. 2016 Feb 24;7:99-113. doi: 10.2147/AMEP.S94550. PMID: 26955298; PMCID: PMC4772917.
  • Head BA, Schapmire T, Hermann C, Earnshaw L, Faul A, Jones C, Kayser K, Martin A, Shaw MA, Woggon F, Pfeifer M. The Interdisciplinary Curriculum for Oncology Palliative Care Education (iCOPE): meeting the challenge of interprofessional education. J Palliat Med. 2014 Oct;17(10):1107-14. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2014.0070. Epub 2014 Jun 27. PMID: 24972279; PMCID: PMC4195248.
  • Truscott SM, Crittenden NE, Shaw MA, Middleberg RA, Jortani SA. Violent behavior and hallucination in a 32-year-old patient. Clin Chem. 2013 Apr;59(4):612-5. doi: 10.1373/clinchem.2011.179507. PMID: 23539035.
  • Head BA, Earnshaw LA, Greenberg RB, Morehead RC, Pfeifer MP, Shaw MA. "I will never forget": what we learned from medical student reflections on a palliative care experience. J Palliat Med. 2012 May;15(5):535-41. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2011.0391. Epub 2012 Mar 29. PMID: 22458806.