Hayden Barry Bosworth, PhD

Professor in Population Health Sciences
Professor in Medicine
Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Associate of the Duke Initiative for Science & Society
Affiliate Faculty Member, Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy
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 researcher 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 350 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

Grants

Publications

Zullig, Leah L., Mieke Deschodt, Jan Liska, Hayden B. Bosworth, and Sabina De Geest. “Moving from the Trial to the Real World: Improving Medication Adherence Using Insights of Implementation Science.” Annu Rev Pharmacol Toxicol 59 (January 6, 2019): 423–45. https://doi.org/10.1146/annurev-pharmtox-010818-021348.

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30125127
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Zullig, Leah L., Valerie A. Smith, Jennifer H. Lindquist, Christina D. Williams, Morris Weinberger, Dawn Provenzale, George L. Jackson, Michael J. Kelley, Susanne Danus, and Hayden B. Bosworth. “Cardiovascular disease-related chronic conditions among Veterans Affairs nonmetastatic colorectal cancer survivors: a matched case-control analysis.” Cancer Management and Research 11 (January 2019): 6793–6802. https://doi.org/10.2147/cmar.s191040.

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31413631
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Alexopoulos, Anastasia-Stefania, George L. Jackson, David Edelman, Valerie A. Smith, Theodore S. Z. Berkowitz, Sandra L. Woolson, Hayden B. Bosworth, and Matthew J. Crowley. “Clinical factors associated with persistently poor diabetes control in the Veterans Health Administration: A nationwide cohort study.” Plos One 14, no. 3 (2019): e0214679. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0214679.

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30925177
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Zullig, Leah L., Gretchen Kimmick, Valerie Smith, Katie Little, Hayden B. Bosworth, Sarah Gonzales, Megan M. Oakes, Rebecca A. Shelby, Lynda Owen, and Ivy P. Altomare. “Using a geriatric oncology assessment to link with services (GOAL).” J Geriatr Oncol 10, no. 1 (January 2019): 164–68. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jgo.2018.06.004.

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29958815
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Ming, David Y., George L. Jackson, Jessica Sperling, Megan Gray, Noelle Wyman Roth, Tracy Spears, Victoria Parente, and Hayden Bosworth. “Mobile Complex Care Plans to Enhance Parental Engagement for Children With Medical Complexity.” Clin Pediatr (Phila) 58, no. 1 (January 2019): 34–41. https://doi.org/10.1177/0009922818805241.

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30295060
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Shelby, Rebecca A., Caroline S. Dorfman, Hayden B. Bosworth, Francis Keefe, Linda Sutton, Lynda Owen, Leonor Corsino, et al. “Testing a behavioral intervention to improve adherence to adjuvant endocrine therapy (AET).” Contemp Clin Trials 76 (January 2019): 120–31. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cct.2018.11.010.

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30472215
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Goldstein, Karen M., Leah L. Zullig, Eric A. Dedert, Amir Alishahi Tabriz, Timothy W. Brearly, Giselle Raitz, Suchita Shah Sata, et al. “Telehealth Interventions Designed for Women: an Evidence Map.” J Gen Intern Med 33, no. 12 (December 2018): 2191–2200. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11606-018-4655-8.

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30284173
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Zullig, Leah L., Lisa Egbuonu-Davis, Anjali Trasy, Christiana Oshotse, Karen M. Goldstein, and Hayden B. Bosworth. “Countering clinical inertia in lipid management: Expert workshop summary.” Am Heart J 206 (December 2018): 24–29. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2018.09.003.

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30290290
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Bennett, Gary G., Dori Steinberg, Sandy Askew, Erica Levine, Perry Foley, Bryan C. Batch, Laura P. Svetkey, et al. “Effectiveness of an App and Provider Counseling for Obesity Treatment in Primary Care.” Am J Prev Med 55, no. 6 (December 2018): 777–86. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2018.07.005.

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30361140
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Carey, Robert M., Paul Muntner, Hayden B. Bosworth, and Paul K. Whelton. “Reprint of: Prevention and Control of Hypertension: JACC Health Promotion Series.” Journal of the American College of Cardiology 72, no. 23 Pt B (December 2018): 2996–3011. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2018.10.022.

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30522633
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