Jennifer Hay

Summary

Affiliation: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Interpretation of melanoma risk feedback in first-degree relatives of melanoma patients
    Jennifer L Hay
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 641 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Cancer Epidemiol 2012:374842. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Cognitive interviewing of the US National Cancer Institute's Patient-Reported Outcomes version of the Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events (PRO-CTCAE)
    Jennifer L Hay
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 641 Lexington Ave, 7th Floor, New York, NY, 10022, USA
    Qual Life Res 23:257-69. 2014
  3. pmc Awareness of the 2009 US Preventive Services Task Force recommended changes in mammography screening guidelines, accuracy of awareness, sources of knowledge about recommendations, and attitudes about updated screening guidelines in women ages 40-49 and 50
    Marc T Kiviniemi
    Department of Community Health and Health Behavior, University at Buffalo, 314 Kimball Tower, 3435 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:899. 2012
  4. pmc Skin cancer concerns and genetic risk information-seeking in primary care
    J Hay
    Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Public Health Genomics 15:57-72. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Changes in cancer-related risk perception and smoking across time in newly-diagnosed cancer patients
    Jennifer L Hay
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Behav Med 30:131-42. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Anticipating dissemination of cancer genomics in public health: a theoretical approach to psychosocial and behavioral challenges
    Jennifer L Hay
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Ann Behav Med 34:275-86. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The cancer patient with borderline personality disorder: suggestions for symptom-focused management in the medical setting
    J L Hay
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Psychooncology 9:91-100. 2000
  8. doi request reprint Personal communication in primary and secondary cancer prevention: evolving discussions, emerging challenges
    Jennifer Hay
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 641 Lexington Ave, Seventh Floor, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Health Commun 14:18-29. 2009
  9. pmc Exposure to mass media health information, skin cancer beliefs, and sun protection behaviors in a United States probability sample
    Jennifer Hay
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, New York, New York 10022, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 61:783-92. 2009
  10. pmc Personal attributions for melanoma risk in melanoma-affected patients and family members
    Jennifer Hay
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 641 Lexington Avenue, Seventh Floor, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Behav Med 34:53-63. 2011

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. pmc Interpretation of melanoma risk feedback in first-degree relatives of melanoma patients
    Jennifer L Hay
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 641 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Cancer Epidemiol 2012:374842. 2012
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  2. ncbi request reprint Cognitive interviewing of the US National Cancer Institute's Patient-Reported Outcomes version of the Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events (PRO-CTCAE)
    Jennifer L Hay
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 641 Lexington Ave, 7th Floor, New York, NY, 10022, USA
    Qual Life Res 23:257-69. 2014
    ..This study contributes content validity evidence of the PRO-CTCAE by incorporating cancer patient input of the relevance and comprehensiveness of the item library...
  3. pmc Awareness of the 2009 US Preventive Services Task Force recommended changes in mammography screening guidelines, accuracy of awareness, sources of knowledge about recommendations, and attitudes about updated screening guidelines in women ages 40-49 and 50
    Marc T Kiviniemi
    Department of Community Health and Health Behavior, University at Buffalo, 314 Kimball Tower, 3435 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:899. 2012
    ..This study examines overall awareness of the changes, accuracy of knowledge about changes, factors related to both overall awareness and accuracy, sources of knowledge about changes, and attitudes about the new recommendations...
  4. pmc Skin cancer concerns and genetic risk information-seeking in primary care
    J Hay
    Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Public Health Genomics 15:57-72. 2012
    ..Genomic testing for common genetic variants associated with skin cancer risk could enable personalized risk feedback to motivate skin cancer screening and sun protection...
  5. ncbi request reprint Changes in cancer-related risk perception and smoking across time in newly-diagnosed cancer patients
    Jennifer L Hay
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Behav Med 30:131-42. 2007
    ..This study justifies an expanded theoretical framework attending to the distinct, prospective influences of illness risk perceptions on health behavior, and of health behavior on illness risk perceptions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Anticipating dissemination of cancer genomics in public health: a theoretical approach to psychosocial and behavioral challenges
    Jennifer L Hay
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Ann Behav Med 34:275-86. 2007
    ..Given the recent sequencing of the human genome, genetic susceptibility information will probably be increasingly useful in the prevention and control of many common diseases, including cancer...
  7. ncbi request reprint The cancer patient with borderline personality disorder: suggestions for symptom-focused management in the medical setting
    J L Hay
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Psychooncology 9:91-100. 2000
    ..These interventions can reduce patients' distress and maximize cancer treatment outcomes...
  8. doi request reprint Personal communication in primary and secondary cancer prevention: evolving discussions, emerging challenges
    Jennifer Hay
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 641 Lexington Ave, Seventh Floor, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Health Commun 14:18-29. 2009
    ....
  9. pmc Exposure to mass media health information, skin cancer beliefs, and sun protection behaviors in a United States probability sample
    Jennifer Hay
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, New York, New York 10022, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 61:783-92. 2009
    ..The mass media is increasingly important in shaping a range of health beliefs and behaviors...
  10. pmc Personal attributions for melanoma risk in melanoma-affected patients and family members
    Jennifer Hay
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 641 Lexington Avenue, Seventh Floor, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Behav Med 34:53-63. 2011
    ..These findings inform the development of risk communication interventions for melanoma families...
  11. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial mediators of a nurse intervention to increase skin self-examination in patients at high risk for melanoma
    Jennifer L Hay
    Behavioral Sciences Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1212-6. 2006
    ..Only self-efficacy was a significant mediator, accounting for 8% of the total effect of photobook enhancement on SSE adherence at 4 months...
  12. ncbi request reprint Predictors of perceived risk for colon cancer in a national probability sample in the United States
    Jennifer Hay
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, New York, New York 10022, USA
    J Health Commun 11:71-92. 2006
    ..Those distressed about colon cancer and who report cancer prevention information overload may require different messages...
  13. ncbi request reprint The role of cancer worry in cancer screening: a theoretical and empirical review of the literature
    Jennifer L Hay
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Psychooncology 14:517-34. 2005
    ..The review clarifies the current state of this literature, and proposes future research strategies, including an expanded emphasis on cancer worry and cancer screening among men and diverse racial/ethnic groups...
  14. ncbi request reprint Adherence to colorectal cancer screening in mammography-adherent older women
    Jennifer L Hay
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Behav Med 26:553-76. 2003
    ..These findings may inform both future theoretical investigations as well as clinical interventions designed to increase CRC screening behavior...
  15. ncbi request reprint Does worry about breast cancer predict screening behaviors? A meta-analysis of the prospective evidence
    Jennifer L Hay
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Prev Med 42:401-8. 2006
    ..Many women worry about the possibility of developing breast cancer, but there is conflicting evidence concerning whether cancer worry acts as a facilitator or inhibitor of breast cancer screening...
  16. ncbi request reprint Skin cancer risk discussions in melanoma-affected families
    Jennifer Hay
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Cancer Educ 20:240-6. 2005
    ..First-degree relatives (FDRs) of melanoma patients are at increased melanoma risk and thus represent an important target for prevention education. Family skin cancer risk discussions may be a useful education context...
  17. pmc Reliability of adverse symptom event reporting by clinicians
    Thomas M Atkinson
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 641 Lexington Ave, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Qual Life Res 21:1159-64. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the reliability of adverse event reporting of different clinicians for the same patient for the same visit...
  18. ncbi request reprint Decision making in cancer primary prevention and chemoprevention
    Sherri Sheinfeld Gorin
    Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Ann Behav Med 32:179-87. 2006
    ..We know very little about how individuals decide to undertake, maintain, or discontinue cancer primary prevention or chemoprevention...
  19. pmc Using confirmatory factor analysis to evaluate construct validity of the Brief Pain Inventory (BPI)
    Thomas M Atkinson
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10065, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 41:558-65. 2011
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  20. pmc Illness-related distress in women with clinically localized cutaneous melanoma
    Thomas M Atkinson
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:675-9. 2013
    ..In order to plan future interventions and identify areas of primary concern, we conducted a cross-sectional survey to describe the experiences of women treated for clinically localized melanoma...
  21. ncbi request reprint Thinking through cancer risk: characterizing smokers' process of risk determination
    Jennifer Hay
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Qual Health Res 15:1074-85. 2005
    ....
  22. pmc Perceived risk for cancer in an urban sexual minority
    Jack E Burkhalter
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 641 Lexington Avenue, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10022 4503, USA
    J Behav Med 34:157-69. 2011
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  23. ncbi request reprint Participation in annual skin cancer screening among women seeking routine mammography
    Jennifer S Ford
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Prev Med 38:704-12. 2004
    ..However, little is known about the psychosocial factors related to participation in annual SCS, which remains relatively low among the general public...
  24. pmc Sun protection and skin self-examination in melanoma survivors
    Urvi J Mujumdar
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Psychooncology 18:1106-15. 2009
    ..Skin self-examination (SSE) and sun protection are standard clinical recommendations to minimize risk. In this study we examined performance of these behaviors in individuals with melanoma drawn from the general population...
  25. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of colon cancer screening in a national probability sample in the United States
    Jennifer S Ford
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    J Health Commun 11:19-35. 2006
    ..This study documents low rates of colon cancer screening knowledge in the general population, and identifies subgroups where health communication interventions are most warranted...
  26. doi request reprint Melanoma survivorship: research opportunities
    Susan A Oliveria
    Department of Medicine, Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 160 East 53rd Street, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 1:87-97. 2007
    ..Here, we outline the important research opportunities related to the study of melanoma survivorship and summarize the paucity of literature currently available...
  27. pmc Fears, feelings, and facts: interactively communicating benefits and risks of medical radiation with patients
    Lawrence T Dauer
    Department of Medical Physics, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Ave, Box 84, New York, NY 10065, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 196:756-61. 2011
    ..As public awareness of medical radiation exposure increases, there has been heightened awareness among patients and physicians of the importance of holistic benefit-and-risk discussions in shared medical decision making...
  28. ncbi request reprint Oral cancer knowledge, risk factors and characteristics of subjects in a large oral cancer screening program
    Gustavo D Cruz
    New York University College of Dentistry, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, 324 East 24th Street, Room 806, New York, N Y 10010, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 133:1064-71; quiz 1094. 2002
    ..Screening people who are at high risk of developing oral cancers is a promising tool for decreasing morbidity and mortality attributable to this cancer...
  29. doi request reprint Cancer screening and aging: research barriers and opportunities
    Sherri Sheinfeld Gorin
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Columbia University, New York, New York 10027, USA
    Cancer 113:3493-504. 2008
    ..S. and the U.K. The authors propose an agenda for cancer screening research in older populations, based on U.S. and U.K. experiences...
  30. ncbi request reprint Oral cancer risk perception among participants in an oral cancer screening program
    Jennifer L Hay
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:155-8. 2002
    ..09). Those with alcohol abuse histories, and older smokers, may need increased education. These findings support the need for health education materials that incorporate the oral cancer risk perception of high-risk individuals...

Research Grants2

  1. Measurement of Cancer Related Risk Perceptions
    Jennifer Hay; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..It would also provide a basis for standardized comparison of risk perceptions across a variety of cancer sites with diverse populations. ..
  2. Perception of Gene-Environment Cancer Risks in Melanoma
    Jennifer Hay; Fiscal Year: 2007
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