Sherri Sheinfeld Gorin PhD

Sherri Sheinfeld Gorin, Ph.D.


Administrative Contact

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

  • Harper DM, Sheinfeld Gorin S. HPV vaccination bridges to HPV screening. Lancet EClinicalMedicine. 2020 Jun 26;23:100435. doi: 10.1016/j.eclinm.2020.100435
  • Sheinfeld Gorin S, Jimbo M, Heizelman R, Harmes K, Harper DM. The future of cancer screening post-COVID-19 may be at home. Cancer. DOI: 10.1002/cncr.33274.
  • Sheinfeld Gorin SN, Lee RE, Knight SJ. Group mentoring and leadership growth in behavioral medicine, Translational Behavioral Medicine, Volume 10, Issue 4, August 2020, Pages 873–876,
  • Sheinfeld Gorin S, Davis CL. Implementing Behavioral Medicine in a Lifestyle Medicine Practice (Chapter 15, pp. 161-179) in: Building and Implementing a Lifestyle Medicine Program: From Concept to Clinical Practice, Mechanick J, Kushner R (Eds.) Springer, NY, 2020.
  • Sheinfeld Gorin S. Perspective: Mailed tests, follow-up calls increase colorectal cancer screening among African Americans. Link to story: Link to tweet: August 12, 2020. According to Google Analytics, the site averages between approximately 2.5 million and 3 million users monthly.
  • Jimbo M, Kelly-Blake K, Sheinfeld Gorin S. Response to: Potential unintended consequence of shared decision making policy initiatives. Health Affairs. 2 March 2020.
  • 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 45-65 years of age in the United States. Prev Med, 2020;130:105880. Jan 2020.

Oral Presentation

  • Sheinfeld Gorin S, Lead Presenter, Jimbo M, Heizelman R, Gold, K, Harmes K, Mahmoudi E, Harper D. NAPCRG Interactive Live Oral Presentation. The multi-level impacts of COVID-19 on primary care: policy, healthcare systems, providers, and patients (Submission ID: 2198). November 23 from 1 - 1:45 pm CDT.
  • Sheinfeld Gorin S. Invited presenter: AMIA 2020 Pre-Symposium Collaborative Workshop: Patients as Equal Partners in the Design Process: Research Methods and Protocols for Redefining ePRO and Citizen Science for Precision Health in Biomedical Research and Health Systems, AMIA, November 15, 2020.