Frances K. Barg, PhD, MEd

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Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Family Medicine and Community Health
Graduate Group Affiliations

Contact information
Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
915 Blockley Hall
423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-746-1830
Fax: 215-662-3591
Education:
B.A. (International Affairs)
George Washington University , 1974.
M.Ed. (Rehabilitation Counseling)
University of Pittsburgh , 1976.
PhD (Medical Anthropology)
University of Pennsylvania , 2000.
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Description of Research Expertise

Mixed Methods approach with focus on the uneven distribution of risk and disease among ethnic groups.

Description of Clinical Expertise

Culture in medicine

Description of Other Expertise

Depression in older adults, Cancer Prevention.

Selected Publications

S.N. Garland, K. Trevino, K.T. Liou, P. Gehrman, E. Spiguel, J. MacLeod, D.A.H. Walker, B. Glosik, C. Seluzicki, F.K. Barg, J.J. Mao: Multi-stakeholder perspectives on managing insomnia in cancer survivors: recommendations to reduce barriers and translate patient-centered research into practice. Journal of Cancer Survivorship Page: doi: 10.1007/s11764-021-01001-1, Feb 2021.

S.N. Garland, K. Trevino, K.T. Liou, P. Gehrman, E. Spiguel, J. MacLeod, D.A.H. Walker, B. Glosik, C. Seluzicki, F.K. Barg, J.J. Mao: Multi-stakeholder perspectives on managing insomnia in cancer survivors: recommendations to reduce barriers and translate patient-centered research into practice. Journal of Cancer Survivorship Page: doi: 10.1007/s11764-021-01001-1, Feb 2021.

Courtney Benjamin Wolk, Amanda C Schondelmeyer, Frances K Barg, Rinad Beidas, Amanda Bettencourt, Patrick W Brady, Canita Brent, Whitney Eriksen, Grace Kinkler, Christopher P Landrigan, Rebecca Neergaard, Christopher P Bonafide: Barriers and Facilitators to Guideline-Adherent Pulse Oximetry Use in Bronchiolitis. Journal of Hospital Medicine 16(1): 23-30, January 2021.

Shimrit Keddem, Frances K Barg, Rosemary Frasso: Practical Guidance for Studies Using Freelisting Interviews. Prevention and Chronic Disease 18(E04): DOI: 10.5888/pcd17.200355, January 2021.

Auriemma CL, Harhay MO, Haines KJ, Barg FK, Halpern SD, Lyon SM: What Matters to Patients and Their Families During and After Critical Illness: A Qualitative Study. American Journal of Critical Care 30(1): 11-20, January 2021.

Williamson AA, Milaniak I, Watson B, Cicalese O, Fiks AG, Power TJ, Barg FK, Beidas RS, Mindell JA, Rendle KA: Early Childhood Sleep Intervention in Urban Primary Care: Caregiver and Clinician Perspectives. Journal of Pediatric Psychology 45(8): 933-945, September 2020.

Alexis Holmes, Cheyenne Williams, Shiyu Wang, Frances K Barg, Junko Takeshita: Content analysis of psoriasis and eczema direct-to-consumer advertisements. Cutis 106(3): 147-150, September 2020.

Muhly WT, Wohler B, Nelson MN, Tan JM, Barg FK, England W, Fazzini C, Sequera-Ramos L, Stricker PA: A qualitative assessment of factors that children, parents, and clinicians prioritize in the setting of elective anesthesia and surgery. Anesthesia Analgesia Page: doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000004936, June 30 2020.

Saine ME, Szymczak JE, Moore TM, Bamford LP, Barg FK, Schnittker J, Holmes JH, Mitra N, Lo Re V 3rd: Determinants of stigma among patients with hepatitis C virus infection. Journal of Viral Hepatology Page: doi: 10.1111/jvh.13343, June 2020.

Kaufmann TL, Rendle KA, Aakhus E, Nimgaonkar V, Shah A, Bilger A, Gabriel PE, Trotta R, Braun J, Shulman LN, Bekelman JE, Barg FK: Views from patients with cancer in the setting of unplanned acute care: Informing approaches to reduce health care utilization. JCO Oncology Practice Page: doi: 10.1200/OP.20.00013, June 2020.

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Last updated: 04/22/2021
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