Sherri Sheinfeld Gorin PhD

Sherri Sheinfeld Gorin, Ph.D.

Research Professor

Research Interests

  • Cancer prevention interventions in racially/ethnically diverse communities (particularly the Human Papillomavirus Vaccine)
  • Genetic testing approaches, return of results to diverse participants
  • Cancer screening interventions in racially/ethnically diverse communities (particularly colorectal, breast, cervical, prostate) 
  • Cancer treatment delays and treatment outcomes in racially/ethnically diverse communities (using SEER-Medicare, SEER-MHOS, similar population-based databases)
  • Cancer care coordination processes and outcomes

Selected Publications and Reviews

  • Jimbo M, Kelly-Blake K, Sheinfeld Gorin S. Response to: Potential unintended consequences of shared decision making policy initiatives health affairs. (in press)
  • McDonald KM, Singer SJ, Sheinfeld Gorin S, Haggstrom DA, Hynes DM, Charns MP, Yano EM, Lucatorto MA, Zulman DM, Ong MK, Axon N, Vogel D, Upton M. Theory to practice: Care coordination in the U.S. veterans health delivery system.  J Gen Intern Med, 34(Suppl 1):S24–S39.
  • Peterson K, Anderson J, Bourne D, Charns MP, Sheinfeld Gorin S, Hynes DM, McDonald KM, Singer SJ, Yano EM. Health care coordination theoretical frameworks: A systematic scoping review to increase their understanding and use in practice. J Gen Intern Med, 34 (Suppl 1):S90–S108. PMCID: PMC6542910
  • Sheinfeld Gorin S, Balasubramanian BA. The My Own Health Report (MOHR): Opportunities for implementation in the annual wellness visit. Public Policy & Aging Report, 2019, 29(1):33–40.
  • Sheinfeld Gorin S, Resnick B. Introduction to the annual wellness visit for the older adult. Public Policy & Aging Report, 2019;29(1):1-4.
  • Harper DM, Plegue M, Harmes KM, Jimbo M, Sheinfeld Gorin S. Three large scale surveys highlight the complexity of cervical cancer under-screening among women 45-65years of age in the United States. Prev Med, 2020 Jan;130:105880. doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2019.105880. Epub 2019 Nov 1.
  • Sheinfeld Gorin S. Multilevel approaches to reducing diagnostic and treatment delay in colorectal cancer (Editorial). Ann Fam Med, 2019;17:386-9.
  • Glenn B, Crespi CM, Rodriguez HP, Nonzee NJ, Phillips SM, Sheinfeld Gorin S, Johnson S, Fernandez ME, Estabrooks P, Kessler R, Roby DH, Heurtin-Roberts S, Rohweder CL, Ory MG, Krist AH. Behavioral risk factor profiles among diverse primary care patients. Prev Med, 2018;111:21-7.
  • Sheinfeld Gorin S, Haggstrom D. The coordination of chronic care: an introduction. Transl Behav Med, 2018;8(3):313–17 
  • Buscemi J, Bennett GG, Sheinfeld Gorin S, Pagoto SL, Sallis JF, Wilson DK, Fitzgibbon ML. A 6-year update of the health policy and advocacy priorities of the Society of Behavioral Medicine. Transl Behav Med, 2017;7903911. 
  • Balasubramanian BA, Heurtin-Roberts S, Krasny S, Rohweder CL, Fair K, Olmos T, Stange K, Sheinfeld Gorin S, for The MOHR Study Group. Factors related to implementation and reach of a pragmatic multisite trial– The My Own Health Report (MOHR) Study. J Am Board Fam Med, 2017;30:337–49. PMCID: PMC5878922
  • Sheinfeld Gorin S, Haggstrom D, Han P, Fairfield KM, Krebs P, Clauser S. Cancer Care Coordination: Thirty years of empirical studies. Ann Behav Med, 2017;51(4):532-46.
  • AuYoung M, Linke S, Pagoto S, Buman M, Craft L, Richardson CR, Huber A, Marcus B, Estabrooks P, Sheinfeld Gorin S. Integrating physical activity in primary care practice. Am J Med, 2016;129:1022-29. 
  • Buscemi J, Janke AE, Kugler KC, Duffecy J, Mielenz TJ, St. George SM, Sheinfeld Gorin S. Increasing the public health impact of evidence-based interventions in behavioral medicine: new approaches and future directions. J Behav Med, 2017; 40(1):203-13.
  • Krist AH, Glasgow RE, Heurtin-Roberts S, Sabo R, Sheinfeld Gorin S, Balasubramanian BA, Estabrooks P, Ory MG, Glenn BA, Phillips SM, Kessler R, Johnson SB, Rohweder CL, Fernandez ME, For The MOHR Study Group. The impact of behavioral and mental health risk assessments on goal setting in primary care. Transl Behav Med, 2016;6(2): 212-9. PMCID: PMC4927449
  • Breslau ES, Sheinfeld Gorin S, Edwards HM, Schonberg MA, Saiontz N, Walter LC. An individualized approach to cancer screening decisions in older adults: a multilevel framework. J Gen Intern Med, 2016; 5:539-47. PMCID: PMC4835387
  • Glasgow RE, Kessler RS, Ory M, Roby D, Sheinfeld Gorin S, Krist A, for the MOHR Research Group. Conducting rapid, relevant research: Lessons learned from the My Own Health Report (MOHR) project. Am J Prev Med, 2014;47(2):212-9. PMCID: PMC4609529
  • Phillips SM, Glasgow RE, Bello G, Ory MG, Glenn BA, Sheinfeld Gorin SN, Sabo RT, Heurtin-Roberts S, Johnson SB, Krist AH. Frequency and prioritization of patient health risks from a structured health risk assessment. Ann Fam Med, 2014;12(6):505-13. Selected by Annals of Family Medicine for Journal Club discussion. PMCID: PMC4226771
  • Krist AH, Phillips SM, Sabo RT, Balasubramanian BA, Heurtin-Roberts S, Ory MG, Johnson SB, Sheinfeld Gorin SN, Estabrooks PA, Ritzwoller DP, Glasgow RE. Adoption, reach, implementation, and maintenance of a behavioral and mental health assessment in primary care. Ann Fam Med, 2014;12(6):525-33. PMCID: PMC4226773
  • Graves KD, Sinicrope PS, Esplen MJ, Peterson SK, Patten CA, Lowery J, Sinicrope FA, Nigon SK, Borgen J, Sheinfeld Gorin S, Keogh LA, Lindor NM for the Behavioral Working Group of the Colon Cancer Family Registry. Communication of genetic test results to family and healthcare providers following disclosure of research results. Genet Med, 2014;16:294-301. PMCID: PMC4009372
  • Perkins RB, Anderson BL, Sheinfeld Gorin S, Schulkin J. Challenges in cervical cancer prevention: A survey of U.S. obstetrician-gynecologists. Am J Prev Med, 2013;45(2):175-81.
  • Krist AH, Glenn BA, Glasgow RE, Balasubramanian B, Chambers DA, Fernandez M, Heurtin-Roberts S, Kessler R, Ory MG, Phillips SM, Ritzwoller DP, Roby DH, Rodriguez HP, Sabo RT, Sheinfeld Gorin S, Stange KC. The MOHR Study Group. Designing a valid Pragmatic primary care implementation trial: The My Own Health Report (MOHR) Project. Implement Sci, 2013;8:73. PMCID: PMC3694031
  • Keogh L, Fisher D, Sheinfeld Gorin S, Schully S, Lowery JT, Ahnen D, Makiell JA, Lindor NM, Hopper JL, Burnett T, Holter S, Arnold JL, Gallinger S, Laurino M, Esplen MJ, Sinicrope P. for the Colon Cancer Family Registry. How do researchers manage genetic results in practice? The experience of the multinational Colon Cancer Family Registry. J Community Genet, 2014;5(2):99-108. PMCID: PMC3955463
  • Sherman KA, Miller SM, Shaw LK, Cavanagh K, Sheinfeld Gorin S. Psychosocial approaches to participation in BRCA1/2 genetic risk assessment among African American women: A systematic review. J Community Genet, 2014;5(2):89-98. PMCID: PMC3955455
  • Sheinfeld Gorin S, Badr H, Krebs P, Prabhu Das I. Multilevel interventions and racial/ethnic health disparities. J Nal Cancer Inst Monogr, 2012;44:100-1. PMCID: PMC3482960
  • Sheinfeld Gorin S, Krebs P, Badr H, Janke EA, Jim HSL, Spring B, Mohr DC, Berendsen MA, Jacobsen PB. Meta-analysis of psychosocial interventions to reduce pain in patients with cancer. J Clin Oncol, 2012;30(5):539-47. PMCID: PMC6815997
  • Sheinfeld Gorin S, Glenn BA, Perkins RB. The Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine and cervical cancer: Uptake and next steps. Adv Ther, 2011;28(8):615-39. The most frequently downloaded recent paper in this journal.
  • Keogh L, Fisher D, Schully S, Lowery J, Ahnen D, Maskiell J, Lindor N. Hopper J, Burnett T, Holter S, Sheinfeld Gorin S, Sinicrope P for the Colon Cancer Family Registry. Hereditary Cancer in Clinical Practice. HCCP, 2011;9(Suppl 1):18., 2011.
  • Sheinfeld Gorin S, Badr H, Jacobsen PB, Janke EA, Jim HS, Krebs P. Meta‐analysis of behavioral interventions to reduce cancer pain. J Clin Oncol, 2011;29:15s. (suppl; abstr 6069).
  • Sheinfeld Gorin S. Behavioral Working Group of the CGN, Keogh L, Lowery J, Ahnen D, Sinicrope P, Graves K. Genomics, acronyms, and understanding: Translating genetics research from family cancer registries to behavioral medicine. Ann Behav Med, 2011; April, 41:S127.
  • Shankaran V, Ha Luu T, Nonzee N, Richey E, McKoy JM, Graff Zivin J, Ashford A, Lantigua R, Frucht H, Scoppettone M, Bennett CL, Sheinfeld Gorin S.  Costs and cost effectiveness of a health care Provider–directed intervention to promote colorectal cancer screening. J Clin Oncol, 2009; 27:5370-5. PMCID: PMC12773222
  • Sheinfeld Gorin S. Theory, measurement, and controversy in positive psychology, health psychology, and cancer: basics and next steps. Ann Behav Med, 2010;39(1):43‐7.