Kevin Phillip Weinfurt
Professor in Population Health Sciences
Education & Training
Ph.D., Georgetown University 1997
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
Cella, David, et al. “A new outcome measure for LUTS: Symptoms of Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction Research Network Symptom Index-29 (LURN SI-29) questionnaire.” Neurourol Urodyn, vol. 38, no. 6, Aug. 2019, pp. 1751–59. Pubmed, doi:10.1002/nau.24067. Full Text
Ljungman, L., et al. “Sexual Dysfunction and Reproductive Concerns in Young Men Diagnosed With Testicular Cancer: An Observational Study.” J Sex Med, vol. 16, no. 7, July 2019, pp. 1049–59. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.jsxm.2019.05.005. Full Text
Weinfurt, Kevin P., et al. “The Comprehensive Assessment of Self-Reported Urinary Symptoms: A New Tool for Research on Subtypes of Patients with Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms.” J Urol, vol. 201, no. 6, June 2019, pp. 1177–83. Pubmed, doi:10.1097/JU.0000000000000140. Full Text
Weinfurt, Kevin P. “Managing different intellectual personalities in scientific teams.” J Clin Transl Sci, vol. 3, no. 2–3, June 2019, pp. 50–52. Pubmed, doi:10.1017/cts.2019.388. Full Text
Cella, David, et al. “PROMIS® Adult Health Profiles: Efficient Short-Form Measures of Seven Health Domains.” Value Health, vol. 22, no. 5, May 2019, pp. 537–44. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.jval.2019.02.004. Full Text
Beskow, Laura M., and Kevin P. Weinfurt. “Exploring Understanding of "Understanding": The Paradigm Case of Biobank Consent Comprehension.” Am J Bioeth, vol. 19, no. 5, May 2019, pp. 6–18. Pubmed, doi:10.1080/15265161.2019.1587031. Full Text
Sugarman, Jeremy, et al. “Preventive Misconception and Risk Behaviors in a Multinational HIV Prevention Trial.” Ajob Empir Bioeth, vol. 10, no. 2, Apr. 2019, pp. 79–87. Pubmed, doi:10.1080/23294515.2019.1593257. Full Text
Dickert, Neal W., et al. “Emergency Consent: Patients' and Surrogates' Perspectives on Consent for Clinical Trials in Acute Stroke and Myocardial Infarction.” J Am Heart Assoc, vol. 8, no. 2, Jan. 2019, p. e010905. Pubmed, doi:10.1161/JAHA.118.010905. Full Text
Sulmasy, D. P., et al. “THE CULTURE OF FAITH AND HOPE: SUBJECTS' JUSTIFICATIONS FOR THEIR HIGH ESTIMATIONS OF EXPECTED BENEFIT IN EARLY PHASE ONCOLOGY TRIALS.” Journal of General Internal Medicine, vol. 24, SPRINGER, 2009, pp. 181–181.
Weinfurt, K. P., et al. “CONFLICT OF INTEREST OVERSIGHT IN NON-ACADEMIC RESEARCH SETTINGS.” Journal of General Internal Medicine, vol. 24, SPRINGER, 2009, pp. 47–47.
Flynn, K. E., et al. “Sleep/wake functioning during and following cancer.” Sleep, vol. 31, OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC, 2008, pp. A298–A298.
Lewis, Eldrin, et al. “Impact of non-fatal cardiovascular events on change in health-related quality of life in patients who survive myocardial infarction.” Circulation, vol. 116, no. 16, LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 2007, pp. 859–859.
Flynn, K. E., et al. “Conceptualizations of sexual functioning and intimacy among cancer sufferers and survivors.” Psycho Oncology, vol. 16, no. 9, JOHN WILEY & SONS LTD, 2007, pp. S135–36.
Flynn, K. E., et al. “Decisional conflict among patients who accept or decline participation in phase I cancer clinical trials.” Psycho Oncology, vol. 16, no. 9, JOHN WILEY & SONS LTD, 2007, pp. S166–67.
Rathore, S. S., et al. “Validity of a simple ST-elevation myocardial infarction risk index: Are RCT-derived prognostic estimates generalizable to elderly patients?” Circulation, vol. 106, no. 16, LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 2002, pp. E79–E79.
Rathore, S. S., et al. “Effectiveness of reperfusion therapy among elderly acute myocardial infarction patients presenting with left bundle branch block.” Circulation, vol. 102, no. 18, LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 2000, pp. 385–385.
Rathore, S. S., et al. “Hospital characteristics and treatment of acute myocardial infarction: Role of ownership and teaching status.” Journal of the American College of Cardiology, vol. 35, no. 2, ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, 2000, pp. 267A-267A.
Rathore, S. S., et al. “Reperfusion therapy among paced patients with acute myocardial infarction.” Journal of the American College of Cardiology, vol. 35, no. 2, ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, 2000, pp. 396A-396A.
KCCQ awarded by Food and Drug Administration (Co Investigator). 2019 to 2021
The Mathematics of Breast Cancer Overtreatment: Improving Treatment Choice through Effective Communication of Personalized Cancer Risk awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co Investigator). 2018 to 2021
NIA AD/ADRD Health Care Systems Research Collaboratory awarded by Brown University (Principal Investigator). 2019 to 2020
Decision Making for Critically Ill Infants awarded by (Mentor). 2018 to 2020
PTN2- TO# Data Closeout and Dissemination awarded by (Co Investigator). 2018 to 2019
Stopping Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors in CML Patients (Stop-TKIs) awarded by Medical College of Wisconsin (Co-Principal Investigator). 2014 to 2019
Health Care Systems Research Collaboratory - Coordinating Center awarded by National Institutes of Health (PD/PI). 2012 to 2019
Duke CTSA (UL1) awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co Investigator). 2013 to 2018
Health Care Systems Research Collaboratory -Empirical Ethics Supplement awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co Investigator). 2012 to 2017
ENHANCING THE BIOBANKING INFORMED CONSENT PROCESS TO IMPROVE COMPREHENSION awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2012 to 2017