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

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. “Commentary: Dangerous Disconnections.Camb Q Healthc Ethics, vol. 28, no. 3, July 2019, pp. 413–14. Pubmed, doi:10.1017/S096318011900032X. 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

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

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

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

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

Simon, Gregory E., et al. “Statistical Code for Clinical Research Papers.Ann Intern Med, vol. 170, no. 1, Jan. 2019, p. 80. Pubmed, doi:10.7326/L18-0613. Full Text

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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. “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.

Rathore, S. S., et al. “Treatment of paced patients with acute myocardial infarction.” Journal of the American College of Cardiology, vol. 35, no. 2, ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, 2000, pp. 143A-143A.

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Selected Grants

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

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