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

Zullig, LL, Kimmick, G, Smith, V, Little, K, Bosworth, HB, Gonzales, S, Oakes, MM, Shelby, RA, Owen, L, and Altomare, IP. "Using a geriatric oncology assessment to link with services (GOAL)." Journal of Geriatric Oncology (June 26, 2018).

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29958815
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Diamantidis, CJ, Bosworth, HB, Oakes, MM, Davenport, CA, Pendergast, JF, Patel, S, Moaddeb, J, Barnhart, HX, Merrill, PD, Baloch, K, Crowley, MJ, and Patel, UD. "Simultaneous Risk Factor Control Using Telehealth to slOw Progression of Diabetic Kidney Disease (STOP-DKD) study: Protocol and baseline characteristics of a randomized controlled trial." Contemporary Clinical Trials 69 (June 2018): 28-39.

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29649631
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Zullig, LL, Kimmick, GG, Smith, V, Little, K, Bosworth, HB, and Gonzales, S. "Using a geriatric oncology assessment to link with services in an underserved, community oncology population.": AMER SOC CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, May 20, 2018.

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Patel, MP, Schettini, P, O'Leary, CP, Bosworth, HB, Anderson, JB, and Shah, KP. "Closing the Referral Loop: an Analysis of Primary Care Referrals to Specialists in a Large Health System." Journal of General Internal Medicine 33, no. 5 (May 2018): 715-721.

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29532299
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Bosworth, HB, Olsen, MK, McCant, F, Stechuchak, KM, Danus, S, Crowley, MJ, Goldstein, KM, Zullig, LL, and Oddone, EZ. "Telemedicine cardiovascular risk reduction in veterans: The CITIES trial." American Heart Journal 199 (May 2018): 122-129.

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29754649
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Jackson, GL, Stechuchak, KM, Weinberger, M, Bosworth, HB, Coffman, CJ, Kirshner, MA, and Edelman, D. "How Views of the Organization of Primary Care Among Patients with Hypertension Vary by Race or Ethnicity." Military Medicine (April 17, 2018).

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29672720
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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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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

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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