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

Leblanc, T. W., and A. H. Kamal. “Management of cancer pain.” In DeVita, Hellman, and Rosenberg’s Cancer: Principles & Practice of Oncology, 2190–2212, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Krouse, R. S., and A. H. Kamal. “Specialized care of the terminally ill.” In DeVita, Hellman, and Rosenberg’s Cancer: Principles & Practice of Oncology, 2242–48, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Chino, Fumiko, Arif H. Kamal, Thomas W. Leblanc, S Yousuf Zafar, Gita Suneja, and Junzo P. Chino. “Place of death for patients with cancer in the United States, 1999 through 2015: Racial, age, and geographic disparities.” Cancer 124, no. 22 (November 15, 2018): 4408–19. https://doi.org/10.1002/cncr.31737.

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Johnson, Alyson M., Joshua P. Spaete, Paul S. Jowell, Arif H. Kamal, and Deborah A. Fisher. “Top Ten Tips Palliative Care Clinicians Should Know About Interventional Symptom Management Options When Caring for Patients with Gastrointestinal Malignancies.” J Palliat Med 21, no. 9 (September 2018): 1339–43. https://doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2018.0251.

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29905501
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Pinderhughes, Stacie T., Julie M. Lehn, Arif H. Kamal, Ryan Hutchinson, Lisa O’Neill, and Christopher A. Jones. “Expanding Palliative Medicine across Care Settings: One Health System Experience.” J Palliat Med 21, no. 9 (September 2018): 1272–77. https://doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2017.0375.

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Chino, Fumiko, Jeffrey M. Peppercorn, Christel Rushing, Jonathan Nicolla, Arif H. Kamal, Ivy Altomare, Greg Samsa, and S Yousuf Zafar. “Going for Broke: A Longitudinal Study of Patient-Reported Financial Sacrifice in Cancer Care.” J Oncol Pract 14, no. 9 (September 2018): e533–46. https://doi.org/10.1200/JOP.18.00112.

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Riordan, Paul, Joshua Briscoe, Arif H. Kamal, Christopher A. Jones, and Jason A. Webb. “Top Ten Tips Palliative Care Clinicians Should Know About Mental Health and Serious Illness.” J Palliat Med 21, no. 8 (August 2018): 1171–76. https://doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2018.0207.

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Hudson, Kathryn Elizabeth, Steven Paul Wolf, Gregory P. Samsa, Arif H. Kamal, Amy Pickar Abernethy, and Thomas William LeBlanc. “The Surprise Question and Identification of Palliative Care Needs among Hospitalized Patients with Advanced Hematologic or Solid Malignancies.” J Palliat Med 21, no. 6 (June 2018): 789–95. https://doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2017.0509.

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Davidson, Brittany A., Haley A. Moss, Jaclyn Arquiette, and Arif H. Kamal. “Top Ten Tips Palliative Care Clinicians Should Know When Caring for Patients with Endometrial Cancer.” J Palliat Med 21, no. 6 (June 2018): 857–61. https://doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2018.0053.

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29649395
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