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
Denicoff, Andrea M., et al. “The National Cancer Institute-American Society of Clinical Oncology Cancer Trial Accrual Symposium: summary and recommendations..” J Oncol Pract, vol. 9, no. 6, Nov. 2013, pp. 267–76. Pubmed, doi:10.1200/JOP.2013.001119. Full Text
Piña, Ileana L., et al. “Hemoglobin, exercise training, and health status in patients with chronic heart failure (from the HF-ACTION randomized controlled trial)..” Am J Cardiol, vol. 112, no. 7, Oct. 2013, pp. 971–76. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.amjcard.2013.05.033. Full Text
Check, Devon K., et al. “Use of central institutional review boards for multicenter clinical trials in the United States: a review of the literature..” Clin Trials, vol. 10, no. 4, Aug. 2013, pp. 560–67. Pubmed, doi:10.1177/1740774513484393. Full Text
Flynn, Kathryn E., et al. “Participants' perspectives on safety monitoring in clinical trials..” Clin Trials, vol. 10, no. 4, Aug. 2013, pp. 552–59. Pubmed, doi:10.1177/1740774513484394. Full Text
Weinfurt, K. P. “Understanding What Participants in Empirical Bioethical Studies Mean: Historical Cautions From William James and Ludwig Wittgenstein.” Ajob Primary Research, vol. 4, no. 3, July 2013, pp. 49–54. Scopus, doi:10.1080/21507716.2013.807893. Full Text
Meropol, Neal J., et al. “A Web-based communication aid for patients with cancer: the CONNECT Study..” Cancer, vol. 119, no. 7, Apr. 2013, pp. 1437–45. Pubmed, doi:10.1002/cncr.27874. Full Text
Flynn, Kathryn E., et al. “Construct validity of the PROMIS® sexual function and satisfaction measures in patients with cancer..” Health Qual Life Outcomes, vol. 11, Mar. 2013. Pubmed, doi:10.1186/1477-7525-11-40. Full Text
Kamble, Shital, et al. “Patient time costs associated with sensor-augmented insulin pump therapy for type 1 diabetes: results from the STAR 3 randomized trial..” Med Decis Making, vol. 33, no. 2, Feb. 2013, pp. 215–24. Pubmed, doi:10.1177/0272989X12464824. Full Text
Flynn, Kathryn E., et al. “Development of the NIH PROMIS ® Sexual Function and Satisfaction measures in patients with cancer..” J Sex Med, vol. 10 Suppl 1, Feb. 2013, pp. 43–52. Pubmed, doi:10.1111/j.1743-6109.2012.02995.x. Full Text