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

Goodman, LA, Salyers, MP, Mueser, KT, Rosenberg, SD, Swartz, M, Essock, SM, Osher, FC, Butterfield, MI, Swanson, J, and 5 Site Health and Risk Study Research Committee, . "Recent victimization in women and men with severe mental illness: prevalence and correlates." Journal of Traumatic Stress 14, no. 4 (October 2001): 615-632.

PMID
11776413
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Bosworth, HB, McQuoid, D, George, LK, and Steffens, DC. "Time to recovery from geriatric depression: Psychosocial and clinical factors." GERONTOLOGIST 41 (October 2001): 72-72.

Scholars@Duke

Bosworth, HB, Bastian, LA, Kuchibhatla, MN, Steffens, DC, McBride, CM, Skinner, CS, Rimer, BK, and Siegler, IC. "Depressive symptoms, menopausal status, and climacteric symptoms in women at midlife." Psychosom Med 63, no. 4 (July 2001): 603-608.

PMID
11485114
Scholars@Duke

Horner, RD, Swanson, JW, Bosworth, HB, and Matchar, DB. "Effect of race and poverty on the process and outcome of inpatient rehabilitation among stroke patients." AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY 153, no. 11 (June 1, 2001): S268-S268.

Scholars@Duke

Zinn, S, Edwards, CL, Bosworth, HB, Swartzwelder, HS, and Logue, PE. "Patterns of cognitive impairment in alcoholics on neuropsychological screening." CLINICAL NEUROPSYCHOLOGIST 15, no. 2 (May 2001): 283-283.

Scholars@Duke

Brummett, BH, Barefoot, JC, Siegler, IC, Clapp-Channing, NE, Lytle, BL, Bosworth, HB, Williams, RB, and Mark, DB. "Characteristics of socially isolated patients with coronary artery disease who are at elevated risk for mortality." Psychosomatic Medicine 63, no. 2 (March 2001): 267-272.

PMID
11292274
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Bosworth, HB, Feaganes, JR, Vitaliano, PP, Mark, DB, and Siegler, IC. "Personality and coping with a common stressor: cardiac catheterization." Journal of Behavioral Medicine 24, no. 1 (February 2001): 17-31.

PMID
11296468
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Bosworth, HB. "Health-related quality of life after stroke: A comprehensive review." Stroke 32, no. 4 (2001): 972--.

Scholars@Duke

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.

PMID
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

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