Susan Vadaparampil

Summary

Affiliation: H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Genomic Disparities in Breast Cancer Among Latinas
    Filipa Lynce
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Cancer Control 23:359-372. 2016
  2. pmc Missing the Target for Routine Human Papillomavirus Vaccination: Consistent and Strong Physician Recommendations Are Lacking for 11- to 12-Year-Old Males
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Division of Population Science, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida Center for Infection Research in Cancer, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida Department of Oncologic Sciences, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 25:1435-1446. 2016
  3. pmc ENRICH: A promising oncology nurse training program to implement ASCO clinical practice guidelines on fertility for AYA cancer patients
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 USF Magnolia Dr, MRC CANCONT, Tampa, FL 33612, United States Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida, 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, Tampa, FL 33612, United States Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 99:1907-1910. 2016
  4. pmc A pilot study of knowledge and interest of genetic counseling and testing for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer syndrome among Puerto Rican women
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive, MRC CANCONT, Tampa, FL, 33612, USA
    J Community Genet 2:211-21. 2011
  5. pmc Genetic counseling for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer among Puerto Rican women living in the United States
    Courtney L Scherr
    Moffitt Cancer Center, MRC CANCONT, 12902 Magnolia Dr Tampa, FL 33612
    Rev Recent Clin Trials 9:245-53. 2014
  6. pmc From observation to intervention: development of a psychoeducational intervention to increase uptake of BRCA genetic counseling among high-risk breast cancer survivors
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL, 33612, USA
    J Cancer Educ 29:709-19. 2014
  7. pmc Do Breast Cancer Patients Tested in the Oncology Care Setting Share BRCA Mutation Results with Family Members and Health Care Providers?
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Cancer Epidemiol 2012:498062. 2012
  8. pmc Physicians' human papillomavirus vaccine recommendations, 2009 and 2011
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Tampa, Florida Center for Infection Research in Cancer, Tampa, Florida Department of Oncologic Sciences, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 46:80-4. 2014
  9. pmc Qualitative responses to a national physician survey on HPV vaccination
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    University of South Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Oncologic Science, Tampa, FL 33612, United States
    Vaccine 31:2267-72. 2013
  10. pmc Reproductive health in the adolescent and young adult cancer patient: an innovative training program for oncology nurses
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Cancer Educ 28:197-208. 2013

Detail Information

Publications40

  1. pmc Genomic Disparities in Breast Cancer Among Latinas
    Filipa Lynce
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Cancer Control 23:359-372. 2016
    ..Latinas tend to be diagnosed at a later stage and have worse prognostic features than their non-Hispanic white counterparts. Genetic and genomic factors may contribute to observed breast cancer health disparities in Latinas...
  2. pmc Missing the Target for Routine Human Papillomavirus Vaccination: Consistent and Strong Physician Recommendations Are Lacking for 11- to 12-Year-Old Males
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Division of Population Science, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida Center for Infection Research in Cancer, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida Department of Oncologic Sciences, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 25:1435-1446. 2016
    ..This study describes the prevalence and correlates of consistent and strong physician recommendations for HPV vaccination of adolescent males...
  3. pmc ENRICH: A promising oncology nurse training program to implement ASCO clinical practice guidelines on fertility for AYA cancer patients
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 USF Magnolia Dr, MRC CANCONT, Tampa, FL 33612, United States Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida, 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, Tampa, FL 33612, United States Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 99:1907-1910. 2016
    ..We describe the impact of ENRICH (Educating Nurses about Reproductive Issues in Cancer Healthcare), a web-based communication-skill-building curriculum for oncology nurses regarding AYA fertility and other reproductive health issues...
  4. pmc A pilot study of knowledge and interest of genetic counseling and testing for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer syndrome among Puerto Rican women
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive, MRC CANCONT, Tampa, FL, 33612, USA
    J Community Genet 2:211-21. 2011
    ..00, SD = 1.87) participants (p = 0.78). Involving health care providers in recruitment and highlighting that GT may be available at minimal or no cost in the USA and Puerto Rico may facilitate participation...
  5. pmc Genetic counseling for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer among Puerto Rican women living in the United States
    Courtney L Scherr
    Moffitt Cancer Center, MRC CANCONT, 12902 Magnolia Dr Tampa, FL 33612
    Rev Recent Clin Trials 9:245-53. 2014
    ..Little is known about barriers to Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer (HBOC) genetic counseling among Puerto Rican women...
  6. pmc From observation to intervention: development of a psychoeducational intervention to increase uptake of BRCA genetic counseling among high-risk breast cancer survivors
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL, 33612, USA
    J Cancer Educ 29:709-19. 2014
    ..The process described for creating, testing, and adapting materials from a patient perspective can be used for developing other PEIs. This newly developed, unique PEI can be used in many clinical settings. ..
  7. pmc Do Breast Cancer Patients Tested in the Oncology Care Setting Share BRCA Mutation Results with Family Members and Health Care Providers?
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Cancer Epidemiol 2012:498062. 2012
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  8. pmc Physicians' human papillomavirus vaccine recommendations, 2009 and 2011
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Tampa, Florida Center for Infection Research in Cancer, Tampa, Florida Department of Oncologic Sciences, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 46:80-4. 2014
    ..Physician recommendation is a key predictor of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine uptake. Understanding factors associated with recommendation is important for efforts to increase current suboptimal vaccine uptake...
  9. pmc Qualitative responses to a national physician survey on HPV vaccination
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    University of South Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Oncologic Science, Tampa, FL 33612, United States
    Vaccine 31:2267-72. 2013
    ..A secondary objective was to investigate comments specific to male HPV vaccination, which was FDA approved after the first survey was completed...
  10. pmc Reproductive health in the adolescent and young adult cancer patient: an innovative training program for oncology nurses
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Cancer Educ 28:197-208. 2013
    ..The resulting 10-week curriculum contains a broad-based approach to reproductive health communication aimed at creating individual- and practice-level change...
  11. pmc Provider factors associated with disparities in human papillomavirus vaccination among low-income 9- to 17-year-old girls
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer 119:621-8. 2013
    ..This study evaluated provider characteristics associated with HPV vaccination among 9- to 17-year-old female Medicaid enrollees...
  12. pmc A pilot study to examine patient awareness and provider discussion of the impact of cancer treatment on fertility in a registry-based sample of African American women with breast cancer
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Department of Oncologic Science, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Support Care Cancer 20:2559-64. 2012
    ..e., ≤age 40), little is known about patient awareness of or provider discussion related to fertility in this group. We examined African American women's awareness of the possible impact of cancer treatment on fertility...
  13. pmc Updating and refining a study brochure for a cancer registry-based study of BRCA mutations among young African American breast cancer patients: lessons learned
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive, MRC CANCONT, Tampa, FL, 33612, USA
    J Community Genet 1:63-71. 2010
    ..This approach can be readily adapted to develop study recruitment materials for individuals from a variety of cultural and ethnic backgrounds...
  14. pmc Missed clinical opportunities: provider recommendations for HPV vaccination for 11-12 year old girls are limited
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Vaccine 29:8634-41. 2011
    ....
  15. pmc Development of a brochure for increasing awareness of inherited breast cancer in black women
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Genet Test Mol Biomarkers 15:59-67. 2011
    ..Further, the complexity of our subject matter (i.e., inherited breast and ovarian cancer) underscores the importance of using inviting visuals and personal vignettes, while maintaining a simple and clear message...
  16. pmc Satisfaction with physician recommendation for and information about genetic counseling among breast cancer patients
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Breast J 17:79-82. 2011
    ..From a clinical perspective, the optimal time for attending GC may be BDS. Nevertheless, breast cancer patients appear satisfied with physician recommendation of and information related to GC, regardless of when they attend...
  17. pmc Awareness, perceptions, and provider recommendation related to genetic testing for hereditary breast cancer risk among at-risk Hispanic women: similarities and variations by sub-ethnicity
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Department of Oncologic Sciences, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Genet Couns 19:618-29. 2010
    ..This study provides important preliminary information about areas related to HBOC that require additional education in the Hispanic community as a whole and by sub-ethnicity...
  18. ncbi request reprint Pediatric oncology nurses' attitudes related to discussing fertility preservation with pediatric cancer patients and their families
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 24:255-63. 2007
    ..Therefore, with appropriate intervention, nurses may play a key role in facilitating discussions regarding FP with patients and families...
  19. ncbi request reprint Institutional availability of fertility preservation
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Department of Interdisciplinary Oncology, College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 47:302-5. 2008
  20. doi request reprint Knowledge about hereditary colorectal cancer among colorectal cancer survivors
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Moffitt Cancer Center, MRC CANCONT, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Genet Test Mol Biomarkers 14:603-9. 2010
    ..The primary aim of this study was to evaluate CRC survivors' level of knowledge about HCRC and determine if this knowledge varies by demographic or clinical characteristics...
  21. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and behavioral impact of genetic counseling and testing
    Susan Thomas Vadaparampil
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Breast Dis 27:97-108. 2006
    ....
  22. pmc A pilot study of hereditary breast and ovarian knowledge among a multiethnic group of Hispanic women with a personal or family history of cancer
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Genet Test Mol Biomarkers 14:99-106. 2010
    ..To examine knowledge about hereditary breast and ovarian cancer (HBOC) among Mexican, Puerto Rican, and Cuban women...
  23. pmc Factors associated with testicular self-examination among unaffected men from multiple-case testicular cancer families
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Division of Population Sciences, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Flordia, USA
    Hered Cancer Clin Pract 7:11. 2009
    ..g. men with a family history of TC). Yet little is known about factors associated with TSE behaviors in this at-risk group...
  24. doi request reprint Recall of and reactions to a surgeon referral letter for BRCA genetic counseling among high-risk breast cancer patients
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:1973-81. 2009
    ..This qualitative study examined the impact of a surgeon referral letter on recently diagnosed breast cancer patients' uptake of BRCA GC...
  25. doi request reprint Barriers to fertility preservation among pediatric oncologists
    Susan Vadaparampil
    College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Health Outcomes and Behavior, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, 12902 Magnolia Drive, MRC CANCONT, Tampa, FL 33612, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 72:402-10. 2008
    ..This study sought to examine factors that may influence the discussion with pediatric cancer patients and families...
  26. ncbi request reprint Experiences of genetic counseling for BRCA1/2 among recently diagnosed breast cancer patients: a qualitative inquiry
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    College of Medicine, Department of Interdisciplinary Oncology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    J Psychosoc Oncol 26:33-52. 2008
    ..Thus, many women felt the information provided during GC had little utility with respect to their current breast cancer diagnosis...
  27. doi request reprint Attitudes of high-risk women toward preimplantation genetic diagnosis
    Gwendolyn Quinn
    University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Fertil Steril 91:2361-8. 2009
    ..To explore the knowledge and attitudes toward preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) of women who have been personally affected by hereditary breast and ovarian cancer...
  28. doi request reprint Development of a culturally tailored genetic counseling booklet about hereditary breast and ovarian cancer for Black women
    Jennifer Permuth-Wey
    Department of Epidemiology and Genetics, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 152:836-45. 2010
    ..Further evaluation of the utility of our booklet in increasing awareness and understanding of HBOC and promoting informed decision-making regarding genetic testing and medical management among Black women is needed...
  29. doi request reprint BRCA1/2 in high-risk African American women with breast cancer: providing genetic testing through various recruitment strategies
    Tuya Pal
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Genet Test 12:401-7. 2008
    ....
  30. pmc Interest of individuals from BRCA families to participate in research studies focused on male BRCA carriers
    Tuya Pal
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Fam Cancer 12:615-9. 2013
    ..The importance of further studying this topic is underscored by emerging literature that suggest cancer surveillance and treatment decisions may improve outcomes in men with BRCA mutations...
  31. doi request reprint Recruitment of black women for a study of inherited breast cancer using a cancer registry-based approach
    Tuya Pal
    Division of Population Sciences, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Genet Test Mol Biomarkers 15:69-77. 2011
    ..We sought to understand the factors associated with recruitment activities while conducting a registry-based study of black women found to have breast cancer <age 50 to investigate mutations in the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes...
  32. pmc Real world experience with cancer genetic counseling via telephone
    Rebecca Sutphen
    University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL, USA
    Fam Cancer 9:681-9. 2010
    ..Consequently, Aetna now offers telephone cancer genetic counseling nationwide as a covered benefit...
  33. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial aspects of genetic counseling and testing
    Susan Thomas Vadaparampil
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Department of Interdisciplinary Oncology, Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Tampa, FL, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 20:186-95. 2004
    ..To highlight areas where persons who undergo BRCA1/2 mutation testing may benefit from psychosocial or behavioral support and intervention...
  34. ncbi request reprint Contraception: the Need for Expansion of Counsel in Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) Cancer Care
    Olivia Fridgen
    Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, 12902 Magnolia Dr, FOB1, Tampa, FL, 33612, USA
    J Cancer Educ . 2016
    ..Provider guidelines for discussions with AYA patients should be expanded to provide comprehensive, consistent, and quality cancer care in the AYA population...
  35. pmc Men's responses to HPV test results: development of a theory-based survey
    Ellen M Daley
    University of South Florida, College of Public Health, Department of Community and Family Health, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Am J Health Behav 33:728-44. 2009
    ..To develop and perform psychometric testing on an instrument designed to assess cognitive/emotional responses among men receiving HPV testing...
  36. pmc BRCA sequencing and large rearrangement testing in young Black women with breast cancer
    Tuya Pal
    Population Sciences, Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL, 33612, USA
    J Community Genet 5:157-65. 2014
    ..Furthermore, results suggest efforts are needed to improve access to genetic counseling and testing. ..
  37. ncbi request reprint Physician exposure to and attitudes toward advertisements for genetic tests for inherited cancer susceptibility
    Susan Thomas Vadaparampil
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 135:41-6. 2005
    ..At that time, one-quarter of the physicians considered advertisements to play an important role in their clinical decision making, suggesting attention to other sources of information and additional factors...
  38. ncbi request reprint Preventive health behaviors and familial breast cancer
    Lisa Madlensky
    University of California San Diego Cancer Center, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0901, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2340-5. 2005
    ..To examine medical and lifestyle preventive behaviors among women with varying levels of familial breast cancer risk...
  39. ncbi request reprint Awareness of genetic testing for increased cancer risk in the year 2000 National Health Interview Survey
    Louise Wideroff
    National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7344, USA
    Community Genet 6:147-56. 2003
    ..This study explores factors associated with differential awareness of genetic tests for increased cancer risk in the US...