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

Andreev, Victor P., et al. “Symptom Based Clustering of Women in the LURN Observational Cohort Study.J Urol, vol. 200, no. 6, Dec. 2018, pp. 1323–31. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.juro.2018.06.068. Full Text

Gensheimer, Sarah G., et al. “Oh, the Places We'll Go: Patient-Reported Outcomes and Electronic Health Records.Patient, vol. 11, no. 6, Dec. 2018, pp. 591–98. Pubmed, doi:10.1007/s40271-018-0321-9. Full Text

Ljungman, Lisa, et al. “Sexual dysfunction and reproductive concerns in young women with breast cancer: Type, prevalence, and predictors of problems.Psychooncology, vol. 27, no. 12, Dec. 2018, pp. 2770–77. Pubmed, doi:10.1002/pon.4886. Full Text

Eluri, Swathi, et al. “Correction to: Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Can Adversely Impact Domains of Sexual Function Such as Satisfaction with Sex Life.Dig Dis Sci, vol. 63, no. 10, Oct. 2018, p. 2816. Pubmed, doi:10.1007/s10620-018-5250-x. Full Text

Weinfurt, Kevin P. “Propositions and Pragmatics.Am J Bioeth, vol. 18, no. 9, Sept. 2018, pp. 18–20. Pubmed, doi:10.1080/15265161.2018.1498943. Full Text

Helfand, Brian T., et al. “Prevalence and Characteristics of Urinary Incontinence in a Treatment Seeking Male Prospective Cohort: Results from the LURN Study.J Urol, vol. 200, no. 2, Aug. 2018, pp. 397–404. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.juro.2018.02.075. Full Text

Eluri, Swathi, et al. “Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Can Adversely Impact Domains of Sexual Function Such as Satisfaction with Sex Life.Dig Dis Sci, vol. 63, no. 6, June 2018, pp. 1572–82. Pubmed, doi:10.1007/s10620-018-5021-8. Full Text

Cameron, Anne P., et al. “Baseline Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms in Patients Enrolled in LURN: A Prospective, Observational Cohort Study.J Urol, vol. 199, no. 4, Apr. 2018, pp. 1023–31. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.juro.2017.10.035. Full Text

Griffith, James W., et al. “Reasons for Seeking Clinical Care for Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms: A Mixed Methods Study.J Urol, vol. 199, no. 2, Feb. 2018, pp. 528–35. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.juro.2017.07.067. Full Text

Pages

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.

Rathore, S. S., et al. “Race, gender, community socioeconomic characteristics and the medical treatment of acute myocardial infarction in the elderly.” Circulation, vol. 100, no. 18, LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 1999, pp. 805–805.

Sheifer, S. E., et al. “Time to presentation with acute myocardial infarction in the elderly: Associations with race, gender, and poverty.” Circulation, vol. 100, no. 18, LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 1999, pp. 805–805.

Rathore, S. S., et al. “Acute myocardial infarction complicated by advanced heart block in the elderly: Patient characteristics and outcomes.” Circulation, vol. 100, no. 18, LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 1999, pp. 806–806.

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Selected Grants

ENHANCING THE BIOBANKING INFORMED CONSENT PROCESS TO IMPROVE COMPREHENSION awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2012 to 2017

Symptoms of Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction Research Network (U01) Supplement awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2012 to 2017

Li Lin support from MCW awarded by Medical College of Wisconsin (Principal Investigator). 2015 to 2016

Validating and Extending the PROMIS Sexual Function Measure for Clinical Research awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2009 to 2015

PREMIS: Preventive Misconception in HIV Prevention Trials awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2010 to 2014

Assessing the Use and Understanding of Certificates of Confidentiality awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co Investigator). 2010 to 2013

CTSA UL awarded by National Institutes of Health (Investigator). 2006 to 2012

Understanding Patient Expectations of Treatment Outcomes awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2009 to 2011

Dynamic Outcomes Assessment in Multi-Center Trials awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2004 to 2009

Mammography Pain in Breast Cancer Survivors awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co-Sponsor). 2006 to 2009

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