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Sydney Morss Dy, M.D.

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Joint Appointment in Medicine


Languages: English, French

Expertise: Cancer Survivorship, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, Palliative Care

Research Interests: uality of supportive oncology; cancer survivorship; and palliative care; patients’ perceptions of the quality of oncology care; cancer pain and symptom management; cancer communication and decision-making more

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Johns Hopkins at Green Spring Station
Appointment Phone: 410-583-2774

10755 Falls Road
Lutherville, MD 21093 map

Johns Hopkins at Green Spring Station
Appointment Phone: 410-583-2774

10753 Falls Road
Suite 325
Lutherville, MD 21093 map



  • MD, Stanford University School of Medicine (1995)


  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (1998)


  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (2001)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine / Hospice and Palliative Care (2010)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine / Internal Medicine (1998, 2008)

Research & Publications

Selected Publications

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Lorenz KA, Lynn J, Dy SM, et al. Evidence for improving palliative care at the end of life: A systematic review. Annals of Internal Medicine 148: 147-159, 2008.

Dy SM, Lorenz KA, Malin J, et al. Cancer Quality-ASSIST Supportive Oncology Quality Indicator Set: Results from an academic medical center. J Palliative Medicine 2011 Apr;14(4):451-7.

Dy SM, Lorenz KA, Naeim A, et al. Evidence-based recommendations for cancer fatigue, anorexia, depression, and dyspnea. J Clin Oncol 26: 3886-3895, 2008.

Mularski RA, Dy SM, Shugarman LR, Wilkinson AM, Lynn J, Shekelle PG, Morton SC, Sun VC, Hughes RG, Hilton LK, Maglione M, Rhodes SL, Rolon C, Lorenz KA. A systematic review of measures of end-of-life care and its outcomes. Health Services Research 2007; 42(5):1848-70.

Dy SM, Walling AM, Mack JW, Malin JM, Pantoja P, Lorenz KA, Tisnado DM. Evaluating the quality of supportive oncology using patient-reported data. J Oncol Pract. 2014 Jul;10(4):e223-30.

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