Contact, publication, and social network information about Harvard faculty and fellows. Harvard Catalyst Profiles
Last Name

profileJoshua Adam Barocas, M.D.

TitleInstructor in Medicine
InstitutionMassachusetts General Hospital
AddressMassachusetts General Hospital
Infectious Disease, GRJ 504
55 Fruit St
Boston MA 02114
vCardDownload vCard (login for email)

Collapse Bibliographic 
Collapse selected publications
Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.
List All   |   Timeline
  1. Barocas JA, Beiser M, León C, Gaeta JM, O'Connell JJ, Linas BP. Experience and Outcomes of Hepatitis C Treatment in a Cohort of Homeless and Marginally Housed Adults. JAMA Intern Med. 2017 Jun 01; 177(6):880-882. PMID: 28395004.
    View in: PubMed
  2. Barocas JA, Linas BP. Editorial Commentary: Decision Science at Work: The Case of Hepatitis C Virus Postexposure Prophylaxis. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Jan 01; 64(1):100-101. PMID: 27815292.
    View in: PubMed
  3. Barocas JA, Linas BP, Kim AY, Fangman J, Westergaard RP. Acceptability of Rapid Point-of-Care Hepatitis C Tests Among People Who Inject Drugs and Utilize Syringe-Exchange Programs. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2016 Mar; 3(2):ofw075. PMID: 27191007; PMCID: PMC4867657.
  4. Barocas JA, Baker L, Hull SJ, Stokes S, Westergaard RP. High uptake of naloxone-based overdose prevention training among previously incarcerated syringe-exchange program participants. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2015 Sep 01; 154:283-6. PMID: 26143300; PMCID: PMC4807604.
  5. Barocas JA, Erlandson KM, Belzer BK, Hess T, Sosman J. Advance directives among people living with HIV: room for improvement. AIDS Care. 2015; 27(3):370-7. PMID: 25307722.
    View in: PubMed
  6. Brennan MB, Barocas JA, Crnich CJ, Hess TM, Kolehmainen CJ, Sosman JM, Sethi AK. "Oops! I forgot HIV": resident physician self-audits and universal HIV screening. J Infect Public Health. 2015 Mar-Apr; 8(2):161-9. PMID: 25277258.
    View in: PubMed
  7. Barocas JA, Gauthier GM. Peritonitis caused by Blastomyces dermatitidis in a kidney transplant recipient: case report and literature review. Transpl Infect Dis. 2014 Aug; 16(4):634-41. PMID: 24862205.
    View in: PubMed
  8. Barocas JA, Brennan MB, Hull SJ, Stokes S, Fangman JJ, Westergaard RP. Barriers and facilitators of hepatitis C screening among people who inject drugs: a multi-city, mixed-methods study. Harm Reduct J. 2014 Jan 14; 11:1. PMID: 24422784; PMCID: PMC3896714.
  9. Brennan MB, Kolehmainen C, Barocas J, Isaac C, Crnich CJ, Sosman JM. Barriers and facilitators of universal HIV screening among internal medicine residents. WMJ. 2013 Oct; 112(5):199-205. PMID: 24734414.
    View in: PubMed
  10. Bauer CL, Victorson D, Rosenbloom S, Barocas J, Silver RK. Alleviating distress during antepartum hospitalization: a randomized controlled trial of music and recreation therapy. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2010 Mar; 19(3):523-31. PMID: 20141383.
    View in: PubMed
  11. Barocas J, Mittal A, Borum ML. Colon cancer screening consultations can aid in obesity management. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2009 Jun; 17(6):1112. PMID: 19584875.
    View in: PubMed
  12. Victorson D, Barocas J, Song J, Cella D. Reliability across studies from the functional assessment of cancer therapy-general (FACT-G) and its subscales: a reliability generalization. Qual Life Res. 2008 Nov; 17(9):1137-46. PMID: 18841493.
    View in: PubMed
  13. Lai JS, Cella D, Peterman A, Barocas J, Goldman S. Anorexia/cachexia-related quality of life for children with cancer. Cancer. 2005 Oct 01; 104(7):1531-9. PMID: 16088963.
    View in: PubMed
Local representatives can answer questions about the Profiles website or help with editing a profile or issues with profile data. For assistance with this profile: HMS/HSDM faculty should contact For faculty or fellow appointment updates and changes, please ask your appointing department to contact HMS. For fellow personal and demographic information, contact HMS Human Resources at For faculty personal and demographic information, contact HMS Office for Faculty Affairs at
Barocas's Networks
Click the "See All" links for more information and interactive visualizations!
Concepts Expand Description
Co-Authors Expand Description
Similar People Expand Description
Same Department Expand Description