Nancy R. Kressin, PhD
Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
General Internal Medicine

PhD, Syracuse University
MA, Syracuse University




Expertise includes: Understanding the underlying mechanisms for racial/ethnic disparities in health and health care by studying psychosocial and demographic correlates of health-related behaviors (especially treatment decision making and acceptance of recommended therapies), and health outcomes; Understanding the impact of MA health reform on disparities in care and outcomes of care; Health services and clinical research.

Member
Boston University
BU-BMC Cancer Center


Member
Boston University
Evans Center for Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research


Boston Medical Center



2011-2011 Department of Veterans Affairs: Honor of merit for senior VA PhD scientists in Health Services Research and Development. Carries wit
2010 Research Group of the International Association of Dental Research: Giddon Award for Distinguished Research in the Behavioral Sciences
1991 The Henry A. Murray Research Center: Henry A. Murray Dissertation Award
1991 Syracuse University: The Roscoe Martin Dissertation Award


Center for Research to Reduce Oral Health Disparities
09/30/2001 - 07/31/2008 (PI)
New York University NIH NIDCR

The Effectiveness of Treatment for Adult Periodontitis
04/01/2002 - 03/31/2007 (PI)
University of Washington NIH NIDCR

Hypertension Control and Therapy Adherence
02/01/2004 - 12/01/2005 (PI)
NIH/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
5 R01 HL72814 02

Racial Differences in Health-Related Quality of Life Among Potential Candidates for Revascularization
01/01/1999 - 12/31/2002 (PI)
American Heart Association


Dense Breast Notifications: Optimizing Outcomes and Equity with Evidence
07/01/2019 - 06/30/2023 (PI)
American Cancer Soc

Insurance Instability and Disparities in Chronic Disease Outcomes
09/25/2014 - 05/31/2018 (PI)
Tufts Medical Center NIH-NIMHD

Center for Health Insurance Reform, Cardiovascular Outcomes, and Disparities
09/30/2010 - 03/31/2016 (PI)
NIH-NHLBI
5U01 HL105342-04

The Effects of Massachusetts Healthcare Reform on Access to Care & Disparities
11/01/2011 - 10/31/2013 (Activity-level PI)
PI: Karen E. Lasser, MD, MPH
Rx Foundation

Massachusetts Health Disparities Monitoring System
09/30/2009 - 07/31/2012 (PI)
NIH-NHLBI
5RC2 HL101628-02

Q1 Through Health Information Technology Intervention
11/12/2007 - 06/30/2010 (PI)
DPH

Center for Research to Evaluate and Eliminate Dental Disparities
09/24/2008 - 05/31/2010 (PI)
BU School of Dental Medicine NIH-NIDCR

Hypertension Control Therapy
02/01/2006 - 01/31/2010 (PI)
NIH-NHLBI
5 R01 HL072814-04

Center for Research to Reduce Oral Disparities
08/01/2006 - 07/31/2008 (PI)
New York University NIH
5 U54 DE14257-06


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Yr Title Project-Sub Proj Pubs
2017 Insurance Instability and Disparities in Chronic Disease Outcomes 5R01MD007735-04 1
2016 Insurance Instability and Disparities in Chronic Disease Outcomes 5R01MD007735-03 1
2015 Insurance Instability and Disparities in Chronic Disease Outcomes 5R01MD007735-02 1
2014 Insurance Instability and Disparities in Chronic Disease Outcomes 1R01MD007735-01A1 1
2014 Center for Health Insurance Reform, Cardiovascular Outcomes, and Disparities 5U01HL105342-04 16
2014 Partnering with Community Health Centers to Prevent ECC 5U54DE019275-07-1 44
2013 Center for Health Insurance Reform, Cardiovascular Outcomes, and Disparities 5U01HL105342-03 16
2013 Partnering with Community Health Centers to Prevent ECC 5U54DE019275-06-1 44
2012 Partnering with Community Health Centers to Prevent ECC 5U54DE019275-05-1 44
2011 Center for Health Insurance Reform, Cardiovascular Outcomes, and Disparities 5U01HL105342-02 16
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  1. Kressin NR, Wormwood JB, Battaglia TA, Gunn CM. Differences in Breast Density Awareness, Knowledge, and Plans. J Gen Intern Med. 2020 Aug; 35(8):2473.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32394138
     
  2. Blosnich JR, Dichter ME, Gurewich D, Montgomery AE, Kressin NR, Lee R, Hester CM, Hausmann LRM. Health Services Research and Social Determinants of Health in the Nation's Largest Integrated Health Care System: Steps and Leaps in the Veterans Health Administration. Mil Med. 2020 Jun 27.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32592393
     
  3. Kressin NR, Terrin N, Hanchate AD, Price LL, Moreno-Koehler A, LeClair A, Suzukida J, Kher S, Freund KM. Is insurance instability associated with hypertension outcomes and does this vary by race/ethnicity? BMC Health Serv Res. 2020 Mar 16; 20(1):216.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32178663
     
  4. Gurewich D, Garg A, Kressin NR. Addressing Social Determinants of Health Within Healthcare Delivery Systems: a Framework to Ground and Inform Health Outcomes. J Gen Intern Med. 2020 May; 35(5):1571-1575.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32076989
     
  5. Silva GC, Jiang L, Gutman R, Wu WC, Mor V, Fine MJ, Kressin NR, Trivedi AN. Mortality Trends for Veterans Hospitalized With Heart Failure and Pneumonia Using Claims-Based vs Clinical Risk-Adjustment Variables. JAMA Intern Med. 2019 Dec 20. PMID: 31860015
     
  6. Kressin NR, Wormwood JB, Battaglia TA, Gunn CM. Differences in Breast Density Awareness, Knowledge, and Plans Based on State Legislation Status and Sociodemographic Characteristics. J Gen Intern Med. 2020 Jun; 35(6):1923-1925.View Related Profiles. PMID: 31845108
     
  7. Kressin NR, Elwy AR, Glickman M, Orner MB, Fix GM, Borzecki AM, Katz LA, Cortés DE, Cohn ES, Barker A, Bokhour BG. Beyond Medication Adherence: The Role of Patients' Beliefs and Life Context in Blood Pressure Control. Ethn Dis. 2019; 29(4):567-576.View Related Profiles. PMID: 31641324
     
  8. Kressin NR. Without Knowledgeable Clinicians Who are Prepared to Counsel, Breast Density Legislation Cannot Achieve Its Desired Effects. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2019 09; 28(9):1175-1176. PMID: 31274367
     
  9. Barghi A, Torres H, Kressin NR, McCormick D. Coverage and Access for Americans with Cardiovascular Disease or Risk Factors After the ACA: a Quasi-experimental Study. J Gen Intern Med. 2019 09; 34(9):1797-1805. PMID: 31250367
     
  10. Buitron de la Vega P, Losi S, Sprague Martinez L, Bovell-Ammon A, Garg A, James T, Ewen AM, Stack M, DeCarvalho H, Sandel M, Mishuris RG, Deych S, Pelletier P, Kressin NR. Implementing an EHR-based Screening and Referral System to Address Social Determinants of Health in Primary Care. Med Care. 2019 06; 57 Suppl 6 Suppl 2:S133-S139.View Related Profiles. PMID: 31095052
     
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Bar chart showing 153 publications over 27 distinct years, with a maximum of 11 publications in 2007 and 2015

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disparities
health status disparities
healthcare
healthcare disparities
hypertension
patient adherence
physician-patient relations

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