Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 Unmet social support needs among older adults with cancer.Cancer.  125:473-481. 2019
2019 Impact of Guideline-Discordant Treatment on Cost and Health Care Utilization in Older Adults with Early-Stage Breast Cancer.Oncologist.  24:31-37. 2019
2018 Health care use during cancer survivorship: Review of 5 years of evidence.Cancer2018
2018 Post-Acute Care among Older Adults with Stage I to III Colorectal Cancer.Journal of the American Geriatrics Society2018
2018 Changes in Body Mass Index and Physical Activity Predict Changes in Vitality During a Weight Loss Trial in Breast Cancer Survivors.Annals of Behavioral Medicine.  52:999-1009. 2018
2018 Concordance with NCCN treatment guidelines: Relations with health care utilization, cost, and mortality in breast cancer patients with secondary metastasis.Cancer.  124:4231-4240. 2018
2018 Congestive heart failure in older adults diagnosed with follicular lymphoma: A population-based study.Cancer.  124:4221-4230. 2018
2018 Planning post-discharge destination for gastrointestinal surgery patients: Room for improvement?American Journal of Surgery.  216:912-918. 2018
2018 Lay navigation across the cancer continuum for older cancer survivors: Equally beneficial for Black and White survivors?Journal of Geriatric Oncology2018
2018 Impact of Nonconcordance With NCCN Guidelines on Resource Utilization, Cost, and Mortality in De Novo Metastatic Breast Cancer.Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network.  16:1084-1091. 2018
2018 Where Are the Opportunities for Reducing Health Care Spending Within Alternative Payment Models?Journal of Oncology Practice.  14:e375-e383. 2018
2018 Patient-Reported Comorbidity and Survival in Older Adults with Cancer.Oncologist.  23:433-439. 2018
2018 New-Onset Cardiovascular Morbidity in Older Adults With Stage I to III Colorectal Cancer.Journal of Clinical Oncology.  36:609-616. 2018
2018 Most impactful factors on the health-related quality of life of a geriatric population with cancer.Cancer.  124:596-605. 2018
2017 Healthcare utilization, Medicare spending, and sources of patient distress identified during implementation of a lay navigation program for older patients with breast cancer.Breast Cancer Research and Treatment.  167:215-223. 2017
2017 Values and worries of ovarian cancer patients.Gynecologic Oncology.  147:433-438. 2017
2017 A dance intervention for cancer survivors and their partners (RHYTHM).Journal of Cancer Survivorship.  11:350-359. 2017
2017 Resource Use and Medicare Costs During Lay Navigation for Geriatric Patients With Cancer.JAMA Oncology.  3:817-825. 2017
2017 Implementation and Impact of Patient Lay Navigator-Led Advance Care Planning Conversations.Journal of Pain and Symptom Management.  53:682-692. 2017
2016 Choosing Wisely: Opportunities for Improving Value in Cancer Care Delivery?Journal of Oncology Practice.  13:e11-e21. 2016
2016 Treatment Summaries and Follow-Up Care Instructions for Cancer Survivors: Improving Survivor Self-Efficacy and Health Care Utilization.Oncologist.  21:817-824. 2016
2016 Chronic condition clusters and functional impairment in older cancer survivors: a population-based study.Journal of Cancer Survivorship.  10:1096-1103. 2016
2016 The Patient Care Connect Program: Transforming Health Care Through Lay Navigation.Journal of Oncology Practice.  12:e633-e642. 2016
2016 Are long-term cancer survivors and physicians discussing health promotion and healthy behaviors?Journal of Cancer Survivorship.  10:271-279. 2016
2016 Guiding Lay Navigation in Geriatric Patients With Cancer Using a Distress Assessment Tool.Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network.  14:407-414. 2016
2016 The Association of English Functional Health Literacy and the Receipt of Mammography among Hispanic Women Compared to Non-Hispanic U.S.-Born White Women.PLoS ONE.  11:e0164307. 2016
2015 Symptoms, weight loss, and physical function in a lifestyle intervention study of older cancer survivors.Journal of Geriatric Oncology.  6:424-432. 2015
2015 How much do cancer-related symptoms contribute to health-related quality of life in lung and colorectal cancer patients? A report from the Cancer Care Outcomes Research and Surveillance (CanCORS) Consortium.Cancer.  121:2831-2839. 2015
2015 Unresolved Pain Interference among Colorectal Cancer Survivors: Implications for Patient Care and Outcomes.Pain Medicine.  16:1410-1425. 2015
2015 Health-related quality of life in lung cancer survivors: Latent class and latent transition analysis.Cancer.  121:1520-1528. 2015
2015 Economic hardship of minority and non-minority cancer survivors 1 year after diagnosis: another long-term effect of cancer?Cancer.  121:1257-1264. 2015
2015 Economic hardship of minority and non-minority cancer survivors 1 year after diagnosis: Another long-term effect of cancer?Cancer.  121:1257-1264. 2015
2015 Symptoms, weight loss and physical function in a lifestyle intervention study of older cancer survivors.Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention.  24:763-764. 2015
2015 Relationships among symptoms, psychosocial factors, and health-related quality of life in hematopoietic stem cell transplant survivors.Supportive Care in Cancer.  23:797-807. 2015
2015 The Childhood Cancer Survivor Study-Neurocognitive Questionnaire (CCSS-NCQ) revised: item response analysis and concurrent validity.Neuropsychology.  29:31-44. 2015
2014 Comparison of 4 Pediatric Health-Related Quality-of-Life Instruments: A Study on a Medicaid Population.Medical Decision Making.  34:590-602. 2014
2013 Association between the prevalence of symptoms and health-related quality of life in adult survivors of childhood cancer: a report from the St Jude Lifetime Cohort study.Journal of Clinical Oncology.  31:4242-4251. 2013
2013 Exploring factors influencing asthma control and asthma-specific health-related quality of life among children.Respiratory Research.  14:26. 2013
2010 Quality of life information and trust in physicians among families of children with life-limiting conditions.Patient Related Outcome Measures.  2010:141-148. 2010
2010 Social norms vs. risk reduction approaches to 21stbirthday celebrationsJournal of health education / Association for the Advancement of Health Education.  41:38-45. 2010

Education And Training

  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Health and Physical Education / Fitness, University of Florida
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Epidemiology, University of Florida
  • Master of Sciences or Mathematics in Health and Physical Education / Fitness, University of Florida
  • Full Name

  • Kelly Kenzik