Arif H Kamal, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Member of Duke Cancer Institue
Member in the Duke Clinical Research 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

Education and Training

  • M.H.S., Duke University, 2015
  • M.D., University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Medicine, 2005

Publications

Kamal, AH, Bull, JH, Wolf, SP, Swetz, KM, Shanafelt, TD, Ast, K, Kavalieratos, D, Sinclair, CT, and Abernethy, AP. "Prevalence and Predictors of Burnout Among Hospice and Palliative Care Clinicians in the U.S." Journal of pain and symptom management 51, no. 4 (April 2016): 690-696.

PMID
26620234
Scholars@Duke

Kamal, AH, Bull, J, Wolf, S, Samsa, GP, Swetz, KM, Myers, ER, Shanafelt, TD, and Abernethy, AP. "Characterizing the Hospice and Palliative Care Workforce in the U.S.: Clinician Demographics and Professional Responsibilities." Journal of pain and symptom management 51, no. 3 (March 2016): 597-603.

PMID
26550934
Scholars@Duke

Kamal, AH, and Dionne-Odom, JN. "A Blue Ocean Strategy for Palliative Care: Focus on Family Caregivers." Journal of pain and symptom management 51, no. 3 (March 2016): e1-e3. (Letter)

PMID
26708165
Scholars@Duke

Kamal, AH, Bull, J, Ritchie, CS, Kutner, JS, Hanson, LC, Friedman, F, and Taylor, DH. "Adherence to Measuring What Matters Measures Using Point-of-Care Data Collection Across Diverse Clinical Settings." Journal of pain and symptom management 51, no. 3 (March 2016): 497-503.

PMID
26854995
Scholars@Duke

Back, AL, Steinhauser, KE, Kamal, AH, and Jackson, VA. "Building Resilience for Palliative Care Clinicians: An Approach to Burnout Prevention Based on Individual Skills and Workplace Factors." Journal of pain and symptom management (February 24, 2016).

PMID
26921494
Scholars@Duke

Kamal, AH, Bull, J, Wolf, SP, Portman, D, Strand, J, and Johnson, KS. "Unmet Needs of African Americans and Whites at the Time of Palliative Care Consultation." The American journal of hospice & palliative care (February 16, 2016).

PMID
26888883
Scholars@Duke

McNeil, MJ, Kamal, AH, Kutner, JS, Ritchie, CS, and Abernethy, AP. "The Burden of Polypharmacy in Patients Near the End of Life." Journal of pain and symptom management 51, no. 2 (February 2016): 178-83.e2.

PMID
26432571
Scholars@Duke

Dy, SM, Herr, K, Bernacki, RE, Kamal, AH, Walling, AM, Ersek, M, and Norton, SA. "Methodological Research Priorities in Palliative Care and Hospice Quality Measurement." Journal of pain and symptom management 51, no. 2 (February 2016): 155-162.

PMID
26596877
Scholars@Duke

Kamal, AH, Quinn, D, Gilligan, TD, Davis, BC, Dalby, CK, Bretsch, J, McNiff, KK, and Jacobson, JO. "Feasibility and effectiveness of a pilot program to facilitate quality improvement learning in oncology: Experience of the American Society of Clinical Oncology Quality Training Program." Journal of Oncology Practice 12, no. 2 (February 1, 2016): e215-e223.

Full Text

Kamal, AH, Quinn, D, Gilligan, TD, Davis, BC, Dalby, CK, Bretsch, J, McNiff, KK, Jacobson, JO, Kamal, AH, Quinn, D, Gilligan, TD, Corning Davis, B, Dalby, CK, Bretsch, J, McNiff, KK, and Jacobson, JO. "ReCAP: Feasibility and Effectiveness of a Pilot Program to Facilitate Quality Improvement Learning in Oncology: Experience of the American Society of Clinical Oncology Quality Training Program." Journal of oncology practice / American Society of Clinical Oncology 12, no. 2 (February 2016): 177-e223.

PMID
26286099
Scholars@Duke

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