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

Winger, Joseph G., Caroline S. Dorfman, Karen E. Steinhauser, Arif H. Kamal, Francis J. Keefe, Tamara J. Somers, and William S. Breitbart. “QUALITATIVE FEEDBACK ON A PSYCHOSOCIAL PAIN MANAGEMENT INTERVENTION FOR PATIENTS WITH ADVANCED CANCER.” In Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 53:S264–S264. OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC, 2019.

Scholars@Duke

Briscoe, Joshua, Arif H. Kamal, and David J. Casarett. “Top Ten Tips Palliative Care Clinicians Should Know About Medical Cannabis.” J Palliat Med 22, no. 3 (March 2019): 319–25. https://doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2018.0641.

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30638427
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Chino, Fumiko, Arif H. Kamal, Junzo Chino, and Thomas W. LeBlanc. “Disparities in place of death for patients with hematological malignancies, 1999 to 2015.” Blood Adv 3, no. 3 (February 12, 2019): 333–38. https://doi.org/10.1182/bloodadvances.2018023051.

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30709864
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Fulton, Jessica J., Thomas W. LeBlanc, Toni M. Cutson, Kathryn N. Porter Starr, Arif Kamal, Katherine Ramos, Caroline E. Freiermuth, et al. “Integrated outpatient palliative care for patients with advanced cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis.” Palliat Med 33, no. 2 (February 2019): 123–34. https://doi.org/10.1177/0269216318812633.

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30488781
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Rocque, Gabrielle, Ellen Miller-Sonnet, Alan Balch, Carrie Stricker, Josh Seidman, Susan Stiles, John Ruggerio, Nancy Paynter, Mark Lewis, and Arif Kamal. “Engaging Multidisciplinary Stakeholders to Drive Shared Decision-Making in Oncology.” J Palliat Care 34, no. 1 (January 2019): 29–31. https://doi.org/10.1177/0825859718810723.

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30382006
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Warraich, Haider J., Donald H. Taylor, David J. Casarett, Marisette Hasan, Chetan B. Patel, Arif H. Kamal, Matthew Harker, and Robert J. Mentz. “Hospice Care for Heart Failure: Challenges Faced by Hospice Staff in a Predominantly Rural Setting.” J Palliat Med 22, no. 1 (January 2019): 7–8. https://doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2018.0454.

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Jordan, Megan, Patricia M. Keefer, Yu-Lin Amy Lee, Kristin Meade, Jennifer M. Snaman, Joanne Wolfe, Arif Kamal, and Abby Rosenberg. “Top Ten Tips Palliative Care Clinicians Should Know About Caring for Children.” J Palliat Med 21, no. 12 (December 2018): 1783–89. https://doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2018.0482.

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Dy, Sydney M., Ritu Sharma, Kamini Kuchinad, Zi-Rou Liew, Nebras Abu Al Hamayel, Susan M. Hannum, Junya Zhu, et al. “Evaluation of the Measuring and Improving Quality in Palliative Care Survey.” J Oncol Pract 14, no. 12 (December 2018): e834–43. https://doi.org/10.1200/JOP.18.00405.

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30537461
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Webb, Jason A., Arif H. Kamal, and Thomas W. LeBlanc. “A New Frontier for Palliative Care: The Need to Train Palliative-Oncology Subspecialists.” J Palliat Med 21, no. 12 (December 2018): 1679–80. https://doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2018.0421.

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