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

Goldstein, KM, Zullig, LL, Bastian, LA, and Bosworth, HB. "Statin Adherence: Does Gender Matter?." Current Atherosclerosis Reports 18, no. 11 (November 2016): 63-null. (Review)

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27696318
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Hall, KS, Gregg, J, Bosworth, HB, Beckham, JC, Hoerster, KD, Sloane, R, and Morey, MC. "Physical Activity Counseling Promotes Physical and Psychological Resilience in Older Veterans with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder." Mental health and physical activity 11 (October 19, 2016): 53-59.

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28458721
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Jackson, GL, Weinberger, M, Kirshner, MA, Stechuchak, KM, Melnyk, SD, Bosworth, HB, Coffman, CJ, Neelon, B, Van Houtven, C, Gentry, PW, Morris, IJ, Rose, CM, Taylor, JP, May, CL, Han, B, Wainwright, C, Alkon, A, Powell, L, and Edelman, D. "Open-label randomized trial of titrated disease management for patients with hypertension: Study design and baseline sample characteristics." Contemporary clinical trials 50 (September 2016): 5-15.

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27417982
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Siddiqui, NY, Ammarell, N, Wu, JM, Sandoval, JS, and Bosworth, HB. "Urinary Incontinence and Health-Seeking Behavior Among White, Black, and Latina Women." Female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery 22, no. 5 (September 2016): 340-345.

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27171320
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Kumar, JB, Bosworth, HB, Sleath, B, Woolson, S, Olsen, M, Danus, S, and Muir, KW. "Quantifying Glaucoma Medication Adherence: The Relationship Between Self-Report, Electronic Monitoring, and Pharmacy Refill." Journal of ocular pharmacology and therapeutics : the official journal of the Association for Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics 32, no. 6 (July 2016): 346-354.

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27058842
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Goldstein, KM, Zullig, LL, Bosworth, HB, and Oddone, EZ. "Consideration of Out-of-Office Blood Pressure Monitoring in Hypertension Management." Journal of clinical hypertension (Greenwich, Conn.) 18, no. 5 (May 2016): 381-382.

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26541118
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Crowley, MJ, Edelman, D, McAndrew, AT, Kistler, S, Danus, S, Webb, JA, Zanga, J, Sanders, LL, Coffman, CJ, Jackson, GL, and Bosworth, HB. "Practical Telemedicine for Veterans with Persistently Poor Diabetes Control: A Randomized Pilot Trial." Telemedicine Journal and E Health : the Official Journal of the American Telemedicine Association 22, no. 5 (May 2016): 376-384.

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26540163
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Zullig, LL, Sanders, LL, Thomas, S, Brown, JN, Danus, S, McCant, F, and Bosworth, HB. "Health beliefs and desire to improve cholesterol levels among patients with hyperlipidemia." Patient education and counseling 99, no. 5 (May 2016): 830-835.

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26673107
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Allen, KD, Bongiorni, D, Bosworth, HB, Coffman, CJ, Datta, SK, Edelman, D, Hall, KS, Lindquist, JH, Oddone, EZ, and Hoenig, H. "Group Versus Individual Physical Therapy for Veterans With Knee Osteoarthritis: Randomized Clinical Trial." Physical therapy 96, no. 5 (May 2016): 597-608.

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26586865
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Shaw, RJ, Steinberg, DM, Bonnet, J, Modarai, F, George, A, Cunningham, T, Mason, M, Shahsahebi, M, Grambow, SC, Bennett, GG, and Bosworth, HB. "Mobile health devices: will patients actually use them?." Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association : Jamia 23, no. 3 (May 2016): 462-466.

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26911820
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