A number of studies have been published that explain the Project ECHO model and describe its results. Click Here for a full Project ECHO Bibliography



  • Arora S. Project ECHO: Democratizing knowledge for the elimination of viral hepatitis. The Lancet: Gastroenterology & Hepatology. 2019; 4(2):91-3. Available at: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30647014

  • Crisanti A.S., Earheart J.A., Rosenbaum N.A., Tinney M., Duhigg D.J. Beyond crisis intervention team (CIT) classroom training: Videoconference continuing education for law enforcement. International Journal of Law and Psychiatry. 2019; 62:104-10. Available at: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30616844

  • Dhiman R.K., Grover G.S., Premkumar M., et al. Direct-acting antiviral therapy is safe and effective in pediatric chronic hepatitis C: The public health perspective. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. 2019; 68(1):74-80. Available at: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30211847

  • Howe J.L., Kramer B.J. Workforce issues in geriatrics in rural America. Current Geriatrics Reports. 2019; ePub ahead of print. doi: 10.1007/s13670-019-0271-7. Available at: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs13670-019-0271-7

  • Lin B. Capsule commentary on Katzman et al., Army and navy ECHO pain telementoring improves clinician opioid prescribing for military patients: An observational cohort study. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2019; ePub ahead of print. doi: 10.1007/s11606-018-4762-6. Available at:

  • Mazurek M.O., Curran A., Burnette C., Sohl K. ECHO autism STAT: Accelerating early access to autism diagnosis. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. 2019; 49(1):127-37. Available at:

  • Shimasaki S., Bishop E., Guthrie M., Thomas J.F.F. Strengthening the health workforce through the ECHO stages of participation: Participants’ perspectives on key facilitators and barriers. Journal of Medical Education and Curricular Development. 2019; ePub ahead of print. doi: 10.1177/2382120518820922. Available at: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30729170

  • Touger R., Wood B.R. A review of telehealth innovations for HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP). Current HIV/AIDS Reports. 2019; ePub ahead of print. doi: 10.1007/s11904-019-00430-z. Available at:


  • Babineau J., Zhao J., Dubin R., Taenzer P., Flannery J.F., Furlan A.D. The embedded librarian in a telehealth continuing medical education program. Journal of Hospital Librarianship. 2018: 18(1):1-14. Retrieved from: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/15323269.2018.1400346
  • Bandawar M., Narasimhi V.L., Chand P. Use of digital technology in addiction disorders. Indian Journal of Psychiatry. 2018; 60(Supp; 4):S534-S540. Retrieved from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5844168/
  • Bouchonville M.F., Hagar B.W., Kirk J.B., Qualls C.R., and Arora S. Endo ECHO improves primary care provider and community health worker self-efficacy in complex diabetes management in medically underserved communities. Endocrine Practice. 2018; 24(1):40-6. Retrieved from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29368967
  • Bennett K.A., Ong T., Verrall A.M., Vitiello M.V., Marcum Z.A., Phelan E.A. Project ECHO-Geriatrics: Training future primary care providers to meet the needs of older adults. Journal of Graduate Medical Education. 2018; ePub ahead of print. doi: 10.4300/JGME-D-17-01022.1. Retrieved from: http://www.jgme.org/doi/abs/10.4300/JGME-D-17-01022.1
  • Chaple M.J., Freese T.E., Rutkowski B.A., Krom L., Kurtz A.S., Peck J.A., et al. Using ECHO clinics to promote capacity building in clinical supervision. American Journal of Preventative Medicine. 2018; 54(6S3):S275-S280. Retrieved from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29779552
  • Cofta-Woerpel L., Lam C., Reitzel L.R., Wilson W., Karam-Hage M., Beneventi D., et al. A tele-mentoring tobacco cessation case consultation and education model for healthcare providers in community mental health centers. Cogent Medicine. 2018; 5(1):1430652. Retrieved from: http://www.cogentoa.com/article/10.1080/2331205X.2018.1430652
  • Comerci G., Katzman J., Duhigg D. Controlling the Swing of the Opioid Pendulum. New England Journal of Medicine. 2018; 378(8):691-3. Retrieved from: http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMp1713159
  • Fowler R.C., Katzman J.G., Comerci G.D., Shelley B.M., Duhigg D., Olivas C., et al. Mock ECHO: A simulation-based medical education method. Teaching and Learning in Medicine. 2018; ePub ahead of print. doi: 10.1080/10401334.2018.1442719. Retrieved from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29658798
  • Hager B., Hasselberg M., Arzubi E., Betlinkski J., Duncan M., Richman J., et al. Leveraging behavioral health expertise: Practices and potential of the Project ECHO approach to virtually integrating care in underserved areas. Psychiatric Services. 2018; ePub ahead of print. doi: 10.1176/appi.ps.201700211. Retrieved from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29446334
  • Koenig C.J., Wenger M., Graham G.D., Asch S., Rongey C. Managing professional knowledge boundaries during ECHO telementoring consultations in two Veterans Affairs specialty care liver clinics: A theme-oriented discourse analysis. Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare. 2018. ePub ahead of print. doi: 1177/1357633X18756454. Retrieved from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29446334
  • Lewiecki E.M., Bilezikian J.P., Carey J.J., Dell R.M., Gordon C.M., Harris S.T., et al. Proceedings of the 2017 Santa Fe Bone Symposium: Insights and emerging concepts in the management of osteoporosis. Journal of Clinical Densitometry. 2018; 21(1):3-21. Retrieved from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29229501
  • Lewis H., Becevic M., Myers D., Helming D., Mutrux R., Fleming D., et al. Dermatology ECHO – an innovative solution to address limited access to dermatology expertise. Rural and remote health. 2018; 18(1):4415. Retrieved from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29409325
  • Lim J.K. Expanding capacity to treat Hepatitis C: Overcoming barriers and new innovations. Current Hepatology Reports. 2018; 17(2):83-7. Retrieved from: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11901-018-0400-3
  • Lurie N. and Carr B.G. The role of telehealth in the medical response to disasters. JAMA Internal Medicine. 2018; 178(6):745-6. Retrieved from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29710200
  • Marciano S., Haddad L., Borzi S.M., D’Amico C., Gaite L.A., Aubone M.V., et al. Evaluation of access to antivirals for the treatment of hepatitis C in a country with limited resources. Journal of Gastroenterology of Mexico. 2018; 83(2):208-11. Retrieved from: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0375090618300648 Original article in Spanish
  • Rich K.M., Bia J., Altice F.L., Fienberg J. Integrating models of care for individuals with opioid use disorder: How do we prevent HIV and HCV. Current HIV/AIDS Reports. 2018; ePub ahead of print. doi: 10.1007/s11904-018-0396-x. Retrieved from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29774442
  • Serhal E., Arena A., Sockalingam S., Mohri L., Crawford A. Adapting the consolidated framework for implementation research to create organizational readiness and implementation tools for Project ECHO. Journal of Continuing Education in the Health Professions. 2018; 28(2): 145-51. Retrieved from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29505486
  • Serper M. and Volk M.L. Current and future applications of telemedicine to optimize the delivery of care in chronic liver disease. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 2018; 16(2):157-61. Retrieved from: http://www.cghjournal.org/article/S1542-3565(17)31228-4/fulltext
  • Su G.L., Glass L., Tapper E.B., Van T., Waljee A.K., Sales A.E. Virtual consultation through the Veterans Administration SCAN-ECHO project improves survival for veterans with liver disease. Hepatology. 2018; ePub ahead of print. doi: 10.1002/hep.30074. Retrieved from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29729194