James Campbell, PhD

Academic Information

Professor Emeritus


One Hospital Drive
M226 Medical Sciences Building, DC032.00
Columbia, MO 65212
United States

P. 573-882-2190

Research Interests

  • Chronic Illness and Disease Management
  • Culture and Cultural Diversity
  • End-of-Life Care
  • Health Literacy
  • Literature and Medicine
  • Medical Education
  • Religion/Spirituality and Medicine

Areas of Expertise

  • Clinical Epidemiology
  • Medical Interviewing
  • Psychological Aspects of Medicine

Education & Training

Post-Graduate School

PhD: Medical Sociology, University of Missouri

Awards & Honors


Jane Hickman Teacher of the Year

University of Missouri School of Medicine



Journeying to the White Coat Ceremony: a description of the people, situations and experiences that inform student visions of the physician they hope to become.
Journal of Medical Education & Curricular Development. 2017;4:DOI: 10.1177/2382120517725506.
Brown RM, Donaldson JF, Warne-Griggs MD, Bagby SS, Campbell JD, Hoffman KG.


Relationships between negative spiritual beliefs and health outcomes for individuals with heterogeneous medical conditions.
J Spirit Ment Health. 2015;17(2):135-152.
Jones A, Cohen D, Johnstone B, Yoon DP, Schopp LH, McCormack G, Campbell J