Arif H Kamal, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Professor in Population Health Sciences
Core Faculty in Innovation & Entrepreneurship
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 Clinic, Alix School of Medicine, 2008 - 2009
  • Resident, Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Alix School of Medicine, 2005 - 2008
  • M.B.A., University of Massachusetts - Amherst, 2016
  • M.H.S., Duke University, 2015
  • M.D., University of Missouri Kansas City, School of Medicine, 2005

Publications

Kamal, Arif H., Rebecca Sudore, Haipeng Zhang, and Angelo Volandes. “Digital Health for the Seriously Ill: Making Your Own Electronic Tools, Apps, and Websites.” In Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 59:462–462. ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, 2020.

Scholars@Duke

Campbell, Toby C., Lynn F. Reinke, Caroline J. Hurd, Abraham A. Brody, Arif H. Kamal, and Elizabeth Lindenberger. “Sojourn's Scholars Present: In the Expert's Studio.” In Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 59:475–76. ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, 2020.

Scholars@Duke

Zachariah, Finly J., Mihir Kamdar, and Arif H. Kamal. “Clinical Informatics for Beginners: Understanding How Informatics Can Improve Your Practice Starting Tomorrow.” In Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 59:453–453. ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, 2020.

Scholars@Duke

Cross, Sarah H., Brystana G. Kaufman, Donald H. Taylor, Arif H. Kamal, and Haider J. Warraich. “Trends and Factors Associated with Place of Death for Individuals with Dementia in the United States.” J Am Geriatr Soc 68, no. 2 (February 2020): 250–55. https://doi.org/10.1111/jgs.16200.

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31609481
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Teo, Irene, Jennifer Plumb Vilardaga, Yee Pin Tan, Joseph Winger, Yin Bun Cheung, Grace Meijuan Yang, Eric A. Finkelstein, et al. “A feasible and acceptable multicultural psychosocial intervention targeting symptom management in the context of advanced breast cancer.” Psychooncology 29, no. 2 (February 2020): 389–97. https://doi.org/10.1002/pon.5275.

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Kamal, Arif, Janet H. Bull, Steven P. Wolf, Keith M. Swetz, Tait D. Shanafelt, Katherine Ast, Dio Kavalieratos, and Christian T. Sinclair. “Letter to the Editor Regarding "Prevalence and Predictors of Burnout Among Hospice and Palliative Care Professionals".” J Pain Symptom Manage 59, no. 2 (February 2020): e3–5. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2019.11.001.

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Webb, Jason A., Anessa M. Foxwell, Christopher A. Jones, Areej El-Jawahri, Arif H. Kamal, Neha Kayastha, Eric J. Roeland, and Thomas W. LeBlanc. “Top Ten Tips Palliative Care Clinicians Should Know About Caring for Patients with Hematologic Malignancies.” J Palliat Med 22, no. 11 (November 2019): 1449–54. https://doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2019.0332.

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Cross, Sarah H., Brystana G. Kaufman, Robert J. Mentz, Arif H. Kamal, Donald H. Taylor, and Haider J. Warraich. “Trends in Place of Death for Individuals With Cardiovascular Disease in the United States.” J Am Coll Cardiol 74, no. 15 (October 15, 2019): 1943–46. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2019.08.1015.

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Hannum, Susan M., Sydney M. Dy, Katherine C. Smith, and Arif H. Kamal. “Proposed Criteria for Systematic Evaluation of Qualitative Oncology Research.” J Oncol Pract 15, no. 10 (October 2019): 523–29. https://doi.org/10.1200/JOP.19.00125.

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Kamal, Arif H., Steven Wolf, Jonathan M. Nicolla, Fred Friedman, Mengdi Xuan, Antonia V. Bennett, and Greg Samsa. “Usability of PCforMe in Patients With Advanced Cancer Referred to Outpatient Palliative Care: Results of a Randomized, Active-Controlled Pilot Trial.” J Pain Symptom Manage 58, no. 3 (September 2019): 382–89. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2019.05.007.

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31163259
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