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

Salyers, MP, Bosworth, HB, Swanson, JW, Lamb-Pagone, J, and Osher, FC. "Reliability and validity of the SF-12 health survey among people with severe mental illness." Medical Care 38, no. 11 (November 2000): 1141-1150.

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11078054
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Bosworth, HB, Horner, RD, Edwards, LJ, and Matchar, DB. "Depression and other determinants of values placed on current health state by stroke patients: evidence from the VA Acute Stroke (VASt) study." Stroke 31, no. 11 (November 2000): 2603-2609.

PMID
11062282
Scholars@Duke

Calhoun, PS, Sampson, WS, Bosworth, HB, Feldman, ME, Kirby, AC, Hertzberg, MA, Wampler, TP, Tate-Williams, F, Moore, SD, and Beckham, JC. "Drug use and validity of substance use self-reports in veterans seeking help for posttraumatic stress disorder." Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 68, no. 5 (October 2000): 923-927.

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11068979
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Bosworth, HB, Butterfield, MI, Stechuchak, KM, and Bastian, LA. "The relationship between self-rated health and health care service use among women veterans in a primary care clinic." Women'S Health Issues : Official Publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women'S Health 10, no. 5 (September 2000): 278-285.

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10980445
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Lipkus, IM, Kuchibhatla, M, McBride, CM, Bosworth, HB, Pollak, KI, Siegler, IC, and Rimer, BK. "Relationships among breast cancer perceived absolute risk, comparative risk, and worries." Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention : a Publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, Cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology 9, no. 9 (September 2000): 973-975.

PMID
11008917
Scholars@Duke

Bosworth, HB, Parsey, KS, Butterfield, MI, McIntyre, LM, Oddone, EZ, Stechuchak, KM, and Bastian, LA. "Racial variation in wanting and obtaining mental health services among women veterans in a primary care clinic." J Natl Med Assoc 92, no. 5 (May 2000): 231-236.

PMID
10881472
Scholars@Duke

Brummett, BH, Barefoot, JC, Feaganes, JR, Yen, S, Bosworth, HB, Williams, RB, and Siegler, IC. "Hostility in marital dyads: associations with depressive symptoms." Journal of Behavioral Medicine 23, no. 1 (February 2000): 95-105.

PMID
10749013
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Bosworth, HB, Steffens, DC, Kuchibhatla, MN, Jiang, WJ, Arias, RM, O'Connor, CM, and Krishnan, KRR. "The relationship of social support, social networks and negative events with depression in patients with coronary artery disease." Aging and Mental Health 4, no. 3 (2000): 253-258.

Scholars@Duke

Bosworth, HB, Bastian, LA, Kuchitbhatta, MN, McBride, CM, Skinner, CS, Rimer, BK, and Siegler, IC. "The relationship between depressive symptoms and climacteric symptoms in women at mid-life." PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE 62, no. 1 (2000): 115-115.

Scholars@Duke

Bosworth, HB, Siegler, IC, Olsen, MK, Brummett, BH, Barefoot, JC, Williams, RB, Clapp-Channing, NE, and Mark, DB. "Social support and quality of life in patients with coronary artery disease." Quality of Life Research : an International Journal of Quality of Life Aspects of Treatment, Care and Rehabilitation 9, no. 7 (January 2000): 829-839.

PMID
11297025
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