Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

William Curry, MS, MD

William Curry, MS, MD

Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine
Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences
Cancer Institute, Next-Generation Therapies
Scientific Program:Cancer Control
wjc8@psu.edu

Research Interests

  • Primary Health Care
  • Early Detection of Cancer
  • Physicians
  • Colorectal Neoplasms
  • Health
  • Probiotics
  • Patient Participation
  • Delivery of Health Care
  • Anti-Bacterial Agents
  • Blood Pressure
  • Focus Groups
  • Education

Clinical Trials

Communication Preferences Related to Over Screening for Cancer Among Older Adults

Recent Publications

2021

the Health and Public Policy Committee of the American College of Physicians 2021, 'A comprehensive policy framework to understand and address disparities and discrimination in health and health care: A policy paper from the American college of physicians', Annals of internal medicine, vol. 174, no. 4, pp. 529-532. https://doi.org/10.7326/M20-7219

2020

Roy, S, Moss, JL, Rodriguez-Colon, SM, Shen, C, Cooper, JD, Lennon, RP, Lengerich, EJ, Adelman, A, Curry, W & Ruffin, MT 2020, 'Examining Older Adults’ Attitudes and Perceptions of Cancer Screening and Overscreening: A Qualitative Study', Journal of Primary Care and Community Health, vol. 11. https://doi.org/10.1177/2150132720959234
Riley, TD, Curry, WJ, Beck, MJ, Berg, A & Ruffin, MT 2020, 'Feasibility of nonanonymous burnout surveys in a large academic department', Family medicine, vol. 54, no. 4, pp. 278-281. https://doi.org/10.22454/FamMed.2020.471855
Moss, JL, Roy, S, Shen, C, Cooper, JD, Lennon, RP, Lengerich, EJ, Adelman, A, Curry, W & Ruffin, MT 2020, 'Geographic Variation in Overscreening for Colorectal, Cervical, and Breast Cancer Among Older Adults', JAMA network open, vol. 3, no. 7, pp. e2011645. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.11645
Dominic, OG, Chinchilli, V, Wasserman, E, Curry, WJ, Kambic, DM, Caicedo, CH, Ramirez, AG, Ochoa, JA & Lengerich, EJ 2020, 'Impact of Social Support on Colorectal Cancer Screening among Adult Hispanics/Latinos: A Randomized Community-based Study in Central Pennsylvania', Cancer Prevention Research, vol. 13, no. 6, pp. 531-542. https://doi.org/10.1158/1940-6207.CAPR-19-0333

2018

Curry, WJ, Chambers, CE, Curry, GW & Curry, EW 2018, 'The art of delivering evidencebased dual antiplatelet therapy', Journal of Family Practice, vol. 67, no. 12, pp. 758-766.

Clinical Trials Search


Children (age < 18 years)
Adults (age >= 18 years)