Hayden Barry Bosworth, PhD

Professor in Population Health Sciences
Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Professor in Medicine
Associate of the Duke Initiative for Science & Society
Core Faculty in Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Senior Fellow in the Center for Study of Aging
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute
Campus mail 411 West Chapel Hill Street, Suite 600, Durham, NC 27701
Phone (919) 286-6936
Email address boswo001@duke.edu

Dr. Bosworth is a health services research and Associate Director of the Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care at the Durham VA Medical Center. He is also a Professor of Medicine, Psychiatry, and Nursing at Duke University Medical Center and Adjunct Professor in Health Policy and Administration at the School of Public Health at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. His research interests comprise three overarching areas of research: 1) clinical research that provides knowledge for improving patients’ treatment adherence and self-management in chronic care; 2) translation research to improve access to quality of care; and 3) eliminate health care disparities. 

Dr. Bosworth is the recipient of an American Heart Association established investigator award, the 2013 VA Undersecretary Award for Outstanding Achievement in Health Services Research (The annual award is the highest honor for VA health services researchers), and a VA Senior Career Scientist Award. In terms of self-management, Dr. Bosworth has expertise developing interventions to improve health behaviors related to hypertension, coronary artery disease, and depression, and has been developing and implementing tailored patient interventions to reduce the burden of other chronic diseases. These trials focus on motivating individuals to initiate health behaviors and sustaining them long term and use members of the healthcare team, particularly pharmacists and nurses. He has been the Principal Investigator of over 20 trials resulting in over 350 peer reviewed publications and four books. This work has been or is being implemented in multiple arenas including Medicaid of North Carolina, The United Kingdom National Health System Direct, Kaiser Health care system, and the Veterans Affairs.

Areas of Expertise: Health Behavior, Health Services Research, Implementation Science, Health Measurement, and Health Policy

Education and Training

  • Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, 1996

Publications

Sigmund, Curt D., Robert M. Carey, Lawrence J. Appel, Donna K. Arnett, Hayden B. Bosworth, William C. Cushman, Zorina S. Galis, et al. “Report of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Working Group on Hypertension: Barriers to Translation.” Hypertension 75, no. 4 (April 2020): 902–17. https://doi.org/10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.119.13887.

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32063061
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Sheppard, J. P., K. L. Tucker, W. J. Davison, R. Stevens, W. Aekplakorn, H. B. Bosworth, A. Bove, et al. “Self-monitoring of Blood Pressure in Patients With Hypertension-Related Multi-morbidity: Systematic Review and Individual Patient Data Meta-analysis.” Am J Hypertens 33, no. 3 (March 13, 2020): 243–51. https://doi.org/10.1093/ajh/hpz182.

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31730171
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Zullig, Leah L., Bradi B. Granger, Helene Vilme, Megan M. Oakes, and Hayden B. Bosworth. “Medication rebates and health disparities: Mind the gap.” Res Social Adm Pharm 16, no. 3 (March 2020): 431–33. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sapharm.2019.04.053.

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31072750
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Aifah, Angela, Nwora Lance Okeke, Cynthia R. Rentrope, Julie Schexnayder, Gerald S. Bloomfield, Hayden Bosworth, Kiran Grover, et al. “Use of a human-centered design approach to adapt a nurse-led cardiovascular disease prevention intervention in HIV clinics.” Prog Cardiovasc Dis, February 21, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pcad.2020.02.013.

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32092444
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Zullig, Leah L., Shelley A. Jazowski, Clemontina A. Davenport, Clarissa J. Diamantidis, Megan M. Oakes, Sejal Patel, Jivan Moaddeb, and Hayden B. Bosworth. “Primary Care Providers' Acceptance of Pharmacists' Recommendations to Support Optimal Medication Management for Patients with Diabetic Kidney Disease.” J Gen Intern Med 35, no. 1 (January 2020): 63–69. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11606-019-05403-x.

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31659655
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Zullig, Leah L., Shelley A. Jazowski, Tracy Y. Wang, Anne Hellkamp, Daniel Wojdyla, Laine Thomas, Lisa Egbuonu-Davis, Anne Beal, and Hayden B. Bosworth. “Novel application of approaches to predicting medication adherence using medical claims data.” Health Serv Res 54, no. 6 (December 2019): 1255–62. https://doi.org/10.1111/1475-6773.13200.

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31429471
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Hall, Katherine S., Miriam C. Morey, Jean C. Beckham, Hayden B. Bosworth, Richard Sloane, Carl F. Pieper, and Michelle M. Pebole. “Warrior Wellness: A randomized controlled pilot trial of the effects of exercise on physical function and clinical health risk factors in older military veterans with PTSD.” J Gerontol a Biol Sci Med Sci, October 24, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1093/gerona/glz255.

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31646339
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Hein, Aaron M., Jullia A. Rosdahl, Hayden B. Bosworth, Sandra L. Woolson, Maren K. Olsen, Miriam A. Kirshner, and Kelly W. Muir. “The Association of an Upper Extremity Functional Survey and Glaucoma Medication Administration Success.” Curr Eye Res 44, no. 10 (October 2019): 1150–56. https://doi.org/10.1080/02713683.2019.1625405.

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31157555
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Okeke, Nwora Lance, Allison R. Webel, Hayden B. Bosworth, Angela Aifah, Gerald S. Bloomfield, Emily W. Choi, Sarah Gonzales, et al. “Rationale and design of a nurse-led intervention to extend the HIV treatment cascade for cardiovascular disease prevention trial (EXTRA-CVD).” Am Heart J 216 (October 2019): 91–101. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2019.07.005.

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31419622
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Telford, Onala, Clarissa J. Diamantidis, Hayden B. Bosworth, Uptal D. Patel, Clemontina A. Davenport, Megan M. Oakes, and Matthew J. Crowley. “The relationship between Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index subscales and diabetes control.” Chronic Illn 15, no. 3 (September 2019): 210–19. https://doi.org/10.1177/1742395318759587.

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29466873
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