Kevin Phillip Weinfurt

Kevin Phillip Weinfurt

Professor in Population Health Sciences

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Georgetown University 1997


Kevin P. Weinfurt, PhD, is a professor in psychiatry and behavioral sciences at the Duke University School of Medicine. He holds a secondary appointment as a professor of psychology and neuroscience. He is co-director of the Clinical Research Training Program (Masters degree offered through the School of Medicine).

Dr. Weinfurt conducts research on measuring patient-reported outcomes, medical decision making, and bioethics. In addition to conducting research, Dr. Weinfurt has taught undergraduate courses in introductory psychology, judgment and decision making, the psychology of medical decision making; and graduate courses in multivariate statistics and patient-reported outcomes research.

Areas of Expertise: Bioethics, Health Measurement, Health Services Research, and Health Behavior

Sugarman, J, Lin, L, Baeten, JM, Palanee-Phillips, T, Brown, ER, Matovu Kiweewa, F, Mgodi, NM, Nair, G, Siva, S, Seils, DM, Weinfurt, KP, and MTN-020/ASPIRE Study Team, . "Preventive Misconception and Risk Behaviors in a Multinational HIV Prevention Trial." Ajob Empirical Bioethics 10.2 (April 19, 2019): 79-87. Full Text

Simon, GE, Richesson, R, Weinfurt, K, Hernandez, AF, and Curtis, LH. "Statistical Code for Clinical Research Papers." Ann Intern Med 170.1 (January 1, 2019): 80-null. Full Text

Cella, D, Choi, SW, Condon, DM, Schalet, B, Hays, RD, Rothrock, NE, Yount, S, Cook, KF, Gershon, RC, Amtmann, D, DeWalt, DA, Pilkonis, PA, Stone, AA, Weinfurt, K, and Reeve, BB. "PROMIS ® Adult Health Profiles: Efficient Short-Form Measures of Seven Health Domains." Value in Health (January 1, 2019). Full Text

Dickert, NW, Scicluna, VM, Adeoye, O, Angiolillo, DJ, Blankenship, JC, Devireddy, CM, Frankel, MR, Goldkind, SF, Kumar, G, Ko, Y-A, Mitchell, AR, Nogueria, RG, Parker, RM, Patel, MR, Riedford, M, Silbergleit, R, Speight, CD, Spokoyny, I, Weinfurt, KP, and Pentz, RD. "Emergency Consent: Patients' and Surrogates' Perspectives on Consent for Clinical Trials in Acute Stroke and Myocardial Infarction." Journal of the American Heart Association 8.2 (January 2019): e010905-null. Full Text

Andreev, VP, Liu, G, Yang, CC, Smith, AR, Helmuth, ME, Wiseman, JB, Merion, RM, Weinfurt, KP, Cameron, AP, Lai, HH, Cella, D, Gillespie, BW, Helfand, BT, Griffith, JW, DeLancey, JOL, Fraser, MO, Clemens, JQ, Kirkali, Z, and LURN Study Group, . "Symptom Based Clustering of Women in the LURN Observational Cohort Study." The Journal of Urology 200.6 (December 2018): 1323-1331. Full Text

Gensheimer, SG, Wu, AW, Snyder, CF, PRO-EHR Users’ Guide Steering Group, , and PRO-EHR Users’ Guide Working Group, . "Oh, the Places We'll Go: Patient-Reported Outcomes and Electronic Health Records." The Patient 11.6 (December 2018): 591-598. Full Text

Eluri, S, Cross, RK, Martin, C, Weinfurt, KP, Flynn, KE, Long, MD, Chen, W, Anton, K, Sandler, RS, and Kappelman, MD. "Correction to: Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Can Adversely Impact Domains of Sexual Function Such as Satisfaction with Sex Life." Digestive Diseases and Sciences 63.10 (October 2018): 2816-null. Full Text

Ljungman, L, Ahlgren, J, Petersson, L-M, Flynn, KE, Weinfurt, K, Gorman, JR, Wettergren, L, and Lampic, C. "Sexual dysfunction and reproductive concerns in young women with breast cancer: Type, prevalence, and predictors of problems." Psycho Oncology (September 11, 2018). Full Text

Weinfurt, KP. "Propositions and Pragmatics." The American Journal of Bioethics : Ajob 18.9 (September 2018): 18-20. Full Text

Helfand, BT, Smith, AR, Lai, HH, Yang, CC, Gore, JL, Erickson, BA, Kreder, KJ, Cameron, AP, Weinfurt, KP, Griffith, JW, Lentz, A, Talaty, P, Andreev, VP, Kirkali, Z, and LURN, . "Prevalence and Characteristics of Urinary Incontinence in a Treatment Seeking Male Prospective Cohort: Results from the LURN Study." The Journal of Urology 200.2 (August 2018): 397-404. Full Text


Bloom, DL, Chapman, BM, Wheeler, SB, McGuire, KP, Lee, CN, Weinfurt, K, Rosenstein, DL, Plichta, JK, Jacobson Vann, JC, and Hwang, ES. "Reframing the conversation about contralateral prophylactic mastectomy: Preparing women for postsurgical realities." February 2019. Full Text

Selected Grants

AUGS/DUKE UrogynCREST program awarded by National Institutes of Health (Course Faculty). 2019 to 2024

Duke KURe Program awarded by National Institutes of Health (Mentor). 2013 to 2023

Duke CTSA (KL2) awarded by National Institutes of Health (Mentor). 2018 to 2023

Duke CTSA (TL1) awarded by National Institutes of Health (Mentor). 2018 to 2023

NIH Health Care Systems Research Collaboratory - Coordinating Center awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co-Principal Investigator). 2017 to 2022

Dissemination and Implementation Science in Cardiovascular Outcomes (DISCO) awarded by National Institutes of Health (Mentor). 2017 to 2022

Urinary Stone Disease Research Network: Scientific Data Research Center awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co Investigator). 2016 to 2021

Decision Making for Critically Ill Infants awarded by Kennedy Krieger Institute (Mentor). 2018 to 2021

PTN2- TO# Data Closeout and Dissemination awarded by National Institute for Child Health & Human Develo (Co Investigator). 2018 to 2019