Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2020 Urban vs. rural residence and outcomes in older breast cancer patients. 2020
2020 Expenditures for First- and Second-Generation Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors before and after Transition of Imatinib to Generic Status 2020
2020 Integrating geriatric assessment into routine gastrointestinal (GI) consultation: The Cancer and Aging Resilience Evaluation (CARE) 2020
2020 Patient-reported cognitive complaints in older adults with gastrointestinal malignancies at diagnosis– Results from the Cancer & Aging Resilience Evaluation (CARE) study 2020
2019 Healthy lifestyle discussions between healthcare providers and older cancer survivors: Data from 12 cancer centers in the Southeastern United States 2019
2019 An examination of the relationship between patient satisfaction with healthcare and quality of life in a geriatric population with cancer in the Southeastern United States 2019
2019 Lay navigation across the cancer continuum for older cancer survivors: Equally beneficial for Black and White survivors? 2019
2019 Impact of travel time on health care costs and resource use by phase of care for older patients with cancer 2019
2019 Medicare and patient spending among beneficiaries diagnosed with chronic myelogenous leukemia 2019
2019 Geriatric assessment predicts hospitalization frequency and long-term care use in older adult cancer survivors 2019
2019 Post-Acute Care among Older Adults with Stage I to III Colorectal Cancer 2019
2019 Health care use during cancer survivorship: Review of 5 years of evidence 2019
2019 Unmet social support needs among older adults with cancer 2019
2019 Guideline discordance and patient cost responsibility in medicarebeneficiaries with metastatic breast cancer 2019
2019 Impact of Guideline-Discordant Treatment on Cost and Health Care Utilization in Older Adults with Early-Stage Breast Cancer 2019
2019 Visualization of sequential treatments in metastatic breast cancer 2019
2018 Concordance with NCCN treatment guidelines: Relations with health care utilization, cost, and mortality in breast cancer patients with secondary metastasis 2018
2018 Congestive heart failure in older adults diagnosed with follicular lymphoma: A population-based study 2018
2018 Planning post-discharge destination for gastrointestinal surgery patients: Room for improvement? 2018
2018 Impact of nonconcordance with NCCN guidelines on resource utilization, cost, and mortality in de novo metastatic breast cancer 2018
2018 Where are the opportunities for reducing health care spending within alternative payment models? 2018
2018 Patient-Reported Comorbidity and Survival in Older Adults with Cancer 2018
2018 New-onset cardiovascular morbidity in older adults with stage i to III colorectal cancer 2018
2018 Most impactful factors on the health-related quality of life of a geriatric population with cancer 2018
2018 Changes in body mass index and physical activity predict changes in vitality during a weight loss trial in breast cancer survivors 2018
2018 Healthcare utilization, Medicare spending, and sources of patient distress identified during implementation of a lay navigation program for older patients with breast cancer 2018
2017 Values and worries of ovarian cancer patients 2017
2017 A dance intervention for cancer survivors and their partners (RHYTHM) 2017
2017 Resource use and medicare costs during lay navigation for geriatric patients with cancer 2017
2017 Implementation and Impact of Patient Lay Navigator-Led Advance Care Planning Conversations 2017
2017 Choosing wisely: Opportunities for improving value in cancer care delivery? 2017
2016 Chronic condition clusters and functional impairment in older cancer survivors: a population-based study 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 2016
2016 Treatment summaries and follow-up care instructions for cancer survivors: Improving survivor self-efficacy and health care utilization 2016
2016 The patient care connect program: Transforming health care through lay navigation 2016
2016 Are long-term cancer survivors and physicians discussing health promotion and healthy behaviors? 2016
2016 Guiding lay navigation in geriatric patients with cancer using a distress assessment tool 2016
2015 How much do cancer-related symptoms contribute 2015
2015 Health-related quality of life in lung cancer survivors: Latent class and latent transition analysis 2015
2015 Economic hardship of minority and non-minority cancer survivors 1 year after diagnosis: Another long-term effect of cancer? 2015
2015 Symptoms, weight loss and physical function in a lifestyle intervention study of older cancer survivors. 2015
2015 Relationships among symptoms, psychosocial factors, and health-related quality of life in hematopoietic stem cell transplant survivors 2015
2015 Symptoms, weight loss, and physical function in a lifestyle intervention study of older cancer survivors 2015
2015 The childhood cancer survivor study-neurocognitive questionnaire (CCSS-NCQ) revised: Item response analysis and concurrent validity 2015
2015 Unresolved Pain Interference among Colorectal Cancer Survivors: Implications for Patient Care and Outcomes 2015
2014 Comparison of 4 pediatric health-related quality-of-life instruments: A study on a Medicaid population 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 2013
2013 Exploring factors influencing asthma control and asthma-specific health-related quality of life among children 2013
2010 Quality of life information and trust in physicians among families of children with life-limiting conditions. 2010
2010 Social norms vs. risk reduction approaches to 21st birthday celebrations 2010

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Epidemiology, University of Florida 2013
  • Master of Sciences or Mathematics in Health and Physical Education / Fitness, University of Florida 2009
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Health and Physical Education / Fitness, University of Florida 2008
  • Full Name

  • Kelly Kenzik