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 250 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

Ulmer, CS, Bosworth, HB, Voils, C, Germain, A, Macy, S, Jeffreys, AS, and Beckham, JC. "TELE-SELF CBTI: PROVIDER SUPPORTED SELF-MANAGEMENT COGNITIVE BEHAVIORAL THERAPY FOR INSOMNIA." 32nd Annual Meeting of the Associated-Professional-Sleep-Societies- LLC. Baltimore, MD. June 2, 2018 - June 6, 2018.: OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC, April 1, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Taylor, SS, Oddone, EZ, Coffman, CJ, Jeffreys, AS, Bosworth, HB, and Allen, KD. "Cognitive Mediators of Change in Physical Functioning in Response to a Multifaceted Intervention for Managing Osteoarthritis." International Journal of Behavioral Medicine 25, no. 2 (April 2018): 162-170.

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29453622
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Wu, J-R, Cummings, DM, Li, Q, Hinderliter, A, Bosworth, HB, Tillman, J, and DeWalt, D. "The effect of a practice-based multicomponent intervention that includes health coaching on medication adherence and blood pressure control in rural primary care." Journal of Clinical Hypertension (Greenwich, Conn.) 20, no. 4 (April 2018): 757-764.

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29577574
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Zullig, LL, Ramos, K, Berkowitz, C, Miller, JJ, Dolor, RJ, Koontz, BF, Yousuf Zafar, S, Hutch Allen, D, Tenhover, JA, and Bosworth, HB. "Assessing Key Stakeholders' Knowledge, Needs, and Preferences for Head and Neck Cancer Survivorship Care Plans." Journal of Cancer Education : the Official Journal of the American Association for Cancer Education (March 10, 2018).

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29526021
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Zullig, LL, Goldstein, KM, Bosworth, HB, Andrews, SM, Danus, S, Jackson, GL, Provenzale, D, Weinberger, M, Kelley, MJ, and Voils, CI. "Chronic disease management perspectives of colorectal cancer survivors using the Veterans Affairs healthcare system: a qualitative analysis." Bmc Health Services Research 18, no. 1 (March 9, 2018): 171-null.

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29523146
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Taylor, SS, Hughes, JM, Coffman, CJ, Jeffreys, AS, Ulmer, CS, Oddone, EZ, Bosworth, HB, Yancy, WS, and Allen, KD. "Prevalence of and characteristics associated with insomnia and obstructive sleep apnea among veterans with knee and hip osteoarthritis." Bmc Musculoskeletal Disorders 19, no. 1 (March 9, 2018): 79-null.

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29523117
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Hall, KS, Morey, MC, Beckham, JC, Bosworth, HB, Pebole, MM, Pieper, CF, and Sloane, R. "The Warrior Wellness Study: A Randomized Controlled Exercise Trial for Older Veterans with PTSD." Translational Journal of the American College of Sports Medicine 3, no. 6 (March 2018): 43-51.

PMID
29632895
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Zullig, LL, McCant, F, Silberberg, M, Johnson, F, Granger, BB, and Bosworth, HB. "Changing CHANGE: adaptations of an evidence-based telehealth cardiovascular disease risk reduction intervention." Translational behavioral medicine 8, no. 2 (March 2018): 225-232.

PMID
29432589
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Tanabe, P, Silva, S, Bosworth, HB, Crawford, R, Paice, JA, Richardson, LD, Miller, CN, and Glassberg, J. "A randomized controlled trial comparing two vaso-occlusive episode (VOE) protocols in sickle cell disease (SCD)." American Journal of Hematology 93, no. 2 (February 2018): 159-168.

PMID
29047145
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Amico, KR, Mugavero, M, Krousel-Wood, MA, Bosworth, HB, and Merlin, JS. "Advantages to Using Social-Behavioral Models of Medication Adherence in Research and Practice." Journal of General Internal Medicine 33, no. 2 (February 2018): 207-215.

PMID
29204968
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