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David Kevin Ahern, PhD
Psychologist, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Assistant Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Department of Psychiatry
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115

Research Location: 1249 Boylston Street

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Additional News:
Recently published Co-edited book on Oncology Informatics by Elsevier

Publications (Pulled from Harvard Catalyst Profiles):

1. Sun M, Cole AP, Hanna N, Mucci LA, Berry DL, Basaria S, Ahern DK, Kibel AS, Choueiri TK, Trinh QD. Cognitive Impairment in Men with Prostate Cancer Treated with Androgen Deprivation Therapy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. J Urol. 2018 06; 199(6):1417-1425.

2. Fallon BA, Ahern DK, Pavlicova M, Slavov I, Skritskya N, Barsky AJ. A Randomized Controlled Trial of Medication and Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Hypochondriasis. Am J Psychiatry. 2017 08 01; 174(8):756-764.

3. Greenberg AJ, Serrano KJ, Thai CL, Blake KD, Moser RP, Hesse BW, Ahern DK. Public use of electronic personal health information: Measuring progress of the Healthy People 2020 Objectives. Health Policy Technol. 2017 Mar; 6(1):33-39.

4. Randhawa GS, Ahern DK, Hesse BW. Information technology-enabled team-based, patient-centered care: The example of depression screening and management in cancer care. Health Policy Technol. 2017 Mar; 6(1):67-71.

5. Larsen KR, Michie S, Hekler EB, Gibson B, Spruijt-Metz D, Ahern D, Cole-Lewis H, Ellis RJ, Hesse B, Moser RP, Yi J. Behavior change interventions: the potential of ontologies for advancing science and practice. J Behav Med. 2017 Feb; 40(1):6-22.

6. Ahern DK, Parker D, Eaton C, Rafferty C, Wroblewski J, Goldman R. Patient-facing Technology for Identification of COPD in Primary Care. J Innov Health Inform. 2016 07 15; 23(2):824.

7. Hancock L, Correia S, Ahern D, Barredo J, Resnik L. Cognitive predictors of skilled performance with an advanced upper limb multifunction prosthesis: a preliminary analysis. Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol. 2017 07; 12(5):504-511.

8. Scarella TM, Laferton JA, Ahern DK, Fallon BA, Barsky A. The Relationship of Hypochondriasis to Anxiety, Depressive, and Somatoform Disorders. Psychosomatics. 2016 Mar-Apr; 57(2):200-7.

9. Rini C, Porter LS, Somers TJ, McKee DC, DeVellis RF, Smith M, Winkel G, Ahern DK, Goldman R, Stiller JL, Mariani C, Patterson C, Jordan JM, Caldwell DS, Keefe FJ. Automated Internet-based pain coping skills training to manage osteoarthritis pain: a randomized controlled trial. Pain. 2015 May; 156(5):837-48.

10. Aberger EW, Migliozzi D, Follick MJ, Malick T, Ahern DK. Enhancing patient engagement and blood pressure management for renal transplant recipients via home electronic monitoring and web-enabled collaborative care. Telemed J E Health. 2014 Sep; 20(9):850-4.