Kevin Phillip Weinfurt

Kevin Phillip Weinfurt

Professor in Population Health Sciences

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Georgetown University 1997

Overview

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

Beskow, Laura M., et al. “Institutional review boards' use and understanding of certificates of confidentiality..” Plos One, vol. 7, no. 9, 2012. Pubmed, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0044050. Full Text

Eisenstein, Eric L., et al. “Impact of the Patient-Reported Outcomes Management Information System (PROMIS) upon the design and operation of multi-center clinical trials: a qualitative research study..” J Med Syst, vol. 35, no. 6, Dec. 2011, pp. 1521–30. Pubmed, doi:10.1007/s10916-010-9429-8. Full Text

Dinan, Michaela A., et al. “Use of patient-reported outcomes in randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trials..” Med Care, vol. 49, no. 4, Apr. 2011, pp. 415–19. Pubmed, doi:10.1097/MLR.0b013e3182064aa2. Full Text

Flynn, Kathryn E., et al. “Sexual functioning along the cancer continuum: focus group results from the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS®)..” Psychooncology, vol. 20, no. 4, Apr. 2011, pp. 378–86. Pubmed, doi:10.1002/pon.1738. Full Text

Kelly, Morgen A. R., et al. “Describing depression: congruence between patient experiences and clinical assessments..” Br J Clin Psychol, vol. 50, no. 1, Mar. 2011, pp. 46–66. Pubmed, doi:10.1348/014466510X493926. Full Text

Glickman, Seth W., et al. “Perspective: The case for research justice: inclusion of patients with limited English proficiency in clinical research..” Acad Med, vol. 86, no. 3, Mar. 2011, pp. 389–93. Pubmed, doi:10.1097/ACM.0b013e318208289a. Full Text

Cella, David, et al. “The Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) developed and tested its first wave of adult self-reported health outcome item banks: 2005-2008..” J Clin Epidemiol, vol. 63, no. 11, Nov. 2010, pp. 1179–94. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.jclinepi.2010.04.011. Full Text

Beskow, Laura M., et al. “Developing a simplified consent form for biobanking..” Plos One, vol. 5, no. 10, Oct. 2010. Pubmed, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0013302. Full Text Open Access Copy

Flynn, Kathryn E., et al. “Sleep-wake functioning along the cancer continuum: focus group results from the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS(®))..” Psycho Oncology, vol. 19, no. 10, Oct. 2010, pp. 1086–93. Epmc, doi:10.1002/pon.1664. Full Text

Hall, Mark A., et al. “Commentary: Per capita payments in clinical trials: reasonable costs versus bounty hunting..” Academic Medicine, vol. 85, no. 10, Oct. 2010, pp. 1554–56. Epmc, doi:10.1097/acm.0b013e3181ef9cc6. Full Text

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