Arif H Kamal, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Professor of Business Administratin
Member in the Duke Clinical Research Institute
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute
Campus mail Box 2715, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 681-0333
Email address arif.kamal@duke.edu

health services and outcomes research, information-technology enabled registries, supportive oncology and palliative care, quality assessment and improvement

In Their Words

Education and Training

  • Fellowship, Hematology/ Oncology, Mayo Medical School, 2008 - 2009
  • Resident, Internal Medicine, Mayo Medical School, 2005 - 2008
  • M.B.A., University of Massachusetts at Amherst, 2016
  • M.H.S., Duke University, 2015
  • M.D., University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Medicine, 2005

Publications

Kamal, AH, Kirkland, KB, Meier, DE, Morgan, TS, Nelson, EC, and Pantilat, SZ. "A Person-Centered, Registry-Based Learning Health System for Palliative Care: A Path to Coproducing Better Outcomes, Experience, Value, and Science." Journal of palliative medicine 21, no. S2 (March 2018): S61-S67.

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29091509
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Kolmar, A, and Kamal, AH. "Developing a Path to Improve Cultural Competency in Islam Among Palliative Care Professionals." Journal of pain and symptom management 55, no. 3 (March 2018): e1-e3. (Letter)

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29154889
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Ast, K, Kamal, AH, Lindley, LC, Matzo, M, and Rotella, JD. "Maintaining the Momentum of Measuring What Matters: Overcoming Hurdles To Develop Electronic Clinical Quality Measures." Journal of palliative medicine 21, no. 2 (February 2018): 123-124.

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29064305
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Davidson, BA, Moss, HA, and Kamal, AH. "Top 10 Tips Palliative Care Clinicians Should Know When Caring for Patients with Ovarian Cancer." Journal of palliative medicine 21, no. 2 (February 2018): 250-254.

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29319389
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Foote, J, Lopez-Acevedo, M, Samsa, G, Lee, PS, Kamal, AH, Alvarez Secord, A, and Havrilesky, LJ. "Predicting 6- and 12-Month Risk of Mortality in Patients With Platinum-Resistant Advanced-Stage Ovarian Cancer: Prognostic Model to Guide Palliative Care Referrals." International journal of gynecological cancer : official journal of the International Gynecological Cancer Society 28, no. 2 (February 2018): 302-307.

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29360690
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Jones, CA, and Kamal, AH. "The Palliative Care Specialists Series: Equipping the Field for Upstream Care." Journal of palliative medicine 21, no. 2 (February 2018): 249-.

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29393771
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Patel, RV, Kelley, AS, and Kamal, AH. "The Denominator: Evolving the Electronic Medical Record To Discover Who Needs Palliative Care." Journal of palliative medicine 21, no. 1 (January 2018): 9-10.

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28885081
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Hochman, MJ, Yu, Y, Wolf, SP, Samsa, GP, Kamal, AH, and LeBlanc, TW. "Comparing the Palliative Care Needs of Patients With Hematologic and Solid Malignancies." Journal of pain and symptom management 55, no. 1 (January 2018): 82-88.e1.

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28887271
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Dy, SM, Al Hamayel, NA, Hannum, SM, Sharma, R, Isenberg, SR, Kuchinad, K, Zhu, J, Smith, K, Lorenz, KA, Kamal, AH, Walling, AM, and Weaver, SJ. "A Survey to Evaluate Facilitators and Barriers to Quality Measurement and Improvement: Adapting Tools for Implementation Research in Palliative Care Programs." Journal of pain and symptom management 54, no. 6 (December 2017): 806-814.

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28801007
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Bull, J, Kamal, AH, Harker, M, Bonsignore, L, Morris, J, Massie, L, Singh Bhullar, P, Hendrix, M, Bennett, D, and Taylor, D. "Tracking Patients in Community-Based Palliative Care through the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Healthcare Innovation Project." Journal of palliative medicine 20, no. 11 (November 2017): 1231-1236.

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28686512
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