Kevin Phillip Weinfurt

Kevin Phillip Weinfurt

Professor in Population Health Sciences

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Georgetown University 1997

Overview

Kevin P. Weinfurt, PhD, is Professor and Vice Chair of Research in the Department of Population Health Sciences at Duke University Medical Center and a faculty member of the Duke Clinical Research Institute. He holds secondary appointment as a Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, Professor of  Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Professor of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, and a Faculty Associate of the Trent Center for the Study of Medical Humanities and Bioethics. Dr. Weinfurt also co-directs the Center for Health Measurement at Duke and 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, and the psychology of medical decision making; and graduate courses in multivariate statistics, patient-reported outcomes, and research ethics.

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

Weinfurt, Kevin P. “A Model to Be Emulated.The American Journal of Bioethics : Ajob, vol. 20, no. 5, June 2020, pp. 18–20. Epmc, doi:10.1080/15265161.2020.1745949. Full Text

Weinfurt, Kevin P., and Kathryn E. Flynn. “Assessing Patient-Reported Outcomes: A Negotiated Process.J Clin Oncol, vol. 38, no. 6, Feb. 2020, pp. 652–53. Pubmed, doi:10.1200/JCO.19.02114. Full Text

Cella, David, et al. “A New Brief Clinical Assessment of Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms for Women and Men: LURN SI-10.J Urol, vol. 203, no. 1, Jan. 2020, pp. 164–70. Pubmed, doi:10.1097/JU.0000000000000465. Full Text

Morain, Stephanie R., et al. “Ethics and Collateral Findings in Pragmatic Clinical Trials.Am J Bioeth, vol. 20, no. 1, Jan. 2020, pp. 6–18. Pubmed, doi:10.1080/15265161.2020.1689031. Full Text

Weinfurt, Kevin P., et al. “Public views regarding the responsibility of patients, clinicians, and institutions to participate in research in the United States.Clin Trials, vol. 16, no. 6, Dec. 2019, pp. 574–79. Pubmed, doi:10.1177/1740774519858917. Full Text

Weinfurt, Kevin P. “Viewing assessments of patient-reported heath status as conversations: Implications for developing and evaluating patient-reported outcome measures.Qual Life Res, vol. 28, no. 12, Dec. 2019, pp. 3395–401. Pubmed, doi:10.1007/s11136-019-02285-8. Full Text

Flynn, Kathryn E., et al. “Sexual Orientation and Patient-Provider Communication About Sexual Problems or Concerns Among US Adults.J Gen Intern Med, vol. 34, no. 11, Nov. 2019, pp. 2505–11. Pubmed, doi:10.1007/s11606-019-05300-3. Full Text

Flynn, Kathryn E., et al. “Can 7 or 30-Day Recall Questions Capture Self-Reported Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms Accurately?J Urol, vol. 202, no. 4, Oct. 2019, pp. 770–78. Pubmed, doi:10.1097/JU.0000000000000310. Full Text

Liu, Alice B., et al. “Patient Characteristics Associated with More Bother from Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms.J Urol, vol. 202, no. 3, Sept. 2019, pp. 585–91. Pubmed, doi:10.1097/JU.0000000000000324. Full Text

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Amundsen, Cindy L., et al. “LONGITUDINAL CHANGES IN SYMPTOM-BASED FEMALE AND MALE LUTS CLUSTER CHARACTERISTICS AND FACTORS ASSOCIATED WITH CHANGE.” Journal of Urology, vol. 201, no. 4, LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 2019, pp. E568–69.

Bloom, Diane L., et al. “Reframing the conversation about contralateral prophylactic mastectomy: Preparing women for postsurgical realities.Psychooncology, vol. 28, no. 2, 2019, pp. 394–400. Pubmed, doi:10.1002/pon.4955. Full Text

Amundsen, Cindy L., et al. “Longitudinal changes in symptom-based female and male luts cluster characteristics and factors associated with change.” Neurourology and Urodynamics, vol. 38, WILEY, 2019, pp. S85–86.

Agochukwu, Nnenaya Q., et al. “Correlation of symptom severity and bother in individuals seeking care for lower urinary tract symptoms.” Neurourology and Urodynamics, vol. 38, WILEY, 2019, pp. S120–21.

Agochukwu, Nnenaya Q., et al. “Relationship between symptom bother and severity in individuals seeking care for lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS).” Neurourology and Urodynamics, vol. 38, WILEY, 2019, pp. S86–87.

Reeve, Bryce B., et al. “Psychometric Evaluation of PROMIS Sexual Function and Satisfaction Measures in a Longitudinal Population-Based Cohort of Men With Localized Prostate Cancer.J Sex Med, vol. 15, no. 12, 2018, pp. 1792–810. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.jsxm.2018.09.015. Full Text

Andreev, Victor P., et al. “SYMPTOM-BASED CLUSTERING OF FEMALE LUTS PARTICIPANTS IN THE SYMPTOMS OF LOWER URINARY TRACT DYSFUNCTION RESEARCH NETWORK (LURN) STUDY.” Neurourology and Urodynamics, vol. 37, WILEY, 2018, pp. S622–S622.

Flynn, Kathryn E., et al. “Recent sexual function and satisfaction by sexual orientation in US adults.” Quality of Life Research, vol. 25, SPRINGER, 2016, pp. 52–52.

Teng, T. .. H. K., et al. “Multinational ethnic variations in self-reported health status in chronic heart failure patients.” European Heart Journal, vol. 37, OXFORD UNIV PRESS, 2016, pp. 534–35.

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Selected Grants

Decision Making for Infants with Neurologic Conditions awarded by National Institutes of Health (Advisor). 2020 to 2025

Improving Symptom Management for Survivors of Young Adult Cancer awarded by National Institutes of Health (Collaborator). 2019 to 2024

Advancing the Measurement and Classification of Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co-Principal Investigator). 2012 to 2024

Collaboratory Resource Coordinating Center for Pragmatic and Implementation Studies for the Management of Pain (PRISM) (U24) awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co-Principal Investigator). 2019 to 2024

AUGS/DUKE Urogynecology Clinical Research Educational Scientist Training (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 (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

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

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