Patricia Gripka Moorman

Professor in Family Medicine and Community Health
2424 Erwin Road, Suite 602, Durham, NC 27705
(919) 681-4557
patricia.moorman@duke.edu

Dr. Moorman's research focuses on the epidemiology of women's health issues. Her work includes research on ovarian cancer, breast cancer and hysterectomy. Areas of particular interest include disparities in cancer risk factors and outcomes and the effects of hysterectomy on ovarian function.  As part of the Duke Evidence Synthesis group, she has also been involved in systematic reviews and meta-analyses related to ovarian cancer, breast cancer and infertility.

Education and Training

  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, M.S.P.H. 1989
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Ph.D. 1993

Publications

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Mills AM, Peres LC, Meiss A, Ring KL, Modesitt SC, Abbott SE, Alberg AJ, Bandera EV, Barnholtz-Sloan J, Bondy ML, Cote ML, Funkhouser E, Moorman PG, Peters ES, Schwartz AG, Terry PD, Wallace K, Schildkraut JM. Targetable Immune Regulatory Molecule Expression in High-Grade Serous Ovarian Carcinomas in African American Women: A Study of PD-L1 and IDO in 112 Cases From the African American Cancer Epidemiology Study (AACES). International Journal of Gynecological Pathology : Official Journal of the International Society of Gynecological Pathologists. 2018 Feb 26. PubMed Central PMCID: 29485423.

Abbott SE, Camacho F, Peres LC, Alberg AJ, Bandera EV, Bondy M, Cote ML, Funkhouser E, Moorman PG, Peters ES, Qin B, Schwartz AG, Barnholtz-Sloan J, Terry P, Schildkraut JM. Recreational physical activity and survival in African-American women with ovarian cancer. Cancer causes & control : CCC. 2018 Jan;29(1):77-86. PubMed PMID: 29188593.

McNamara C, Abbott SE, Bandera EV, Qin B, Peres LC, Camacho F, Moorman PG, Alberg AJ, Barnholtz-Sloan JS, Bondy M, Cote ML, Funkhouser E, Peters ES, Schwartz AG, Schildkraut JM, Terry P. Tubal ligation and ovarian cancer risk in African American women. Cancer causes & control : CCC. 2017 Oct;28(10):1033-1041. PubMed PMID: 28871344.

Wang Y, Freedman JA, Liu H, Moorman PG, Hyslop T, George DJ, Lee NH, Patierno SR, Wei Q. Associations between RNA splicing regulatory variants of stemness-related genes and racial disparities in susceptibility to prostate cancer. International Journal of Cancer. 2017 Aug;141(4):731-743. PubMed Central PMCID: 28510291.

Kelemen LE, Abbott S, Qin B, Peres LC, Moorman PG, Wallace K, Bandera EV, Barnholtz-Sloan JS, Bondy M, Cartmell K, Cote ML, Funkhouser E, Paddock LE, Peters ES, Schwartz AG, Terry P, Alberg AJ, Schildkraut JM. Cigarette smoking and the association with serous ovarian cancer in African American women: African American Cancer Epidemiology Study (AACES). Cancer causes & control : CCC. 2017 Jul;28(7):699-708. PubMed PMID: 28466107.

Peres LC, Alberg AJ, Bandera EV, Barnholtz-Sloan J, Bondy M, Cote ML, Funkhouser E, Moorman PG, Peters ES, Schwartz AG, Terry PD, Abbott SE, Camacho F, Wang F, Schildkraut JM. Premenopausal Hysterectomy and Risk of Ovarian Cancer in African-American Women. American journal of epidemiology. 2017 Jul;186(1):46-53. PubMed PMID: 28444120.

Qin B, Moorman PG, Kelemen LE, Alberg AJ, Barnholtz-Sloan JS, Bondy M, Cote ML, Funkhouser E, Peters ES, Schwartz AG, Terry P, Schildkraut JM, Bandera EV. Dietary Quality and Ovarian Cancer Risk in African-American Women. American Journal of Epidemiology. 2017 Jun;185(12):1281-1289. PubMed Central PMCID: 28535290.

DeBono NL, Robinson WR, Lund JL, Tse CK, Moorman PG, Olshan AF, Troester MA. Race, Menopausal Hormone Therapy, and Invasive Breast Cancer in the Carolina Breast Cancer Study. Journal of women's health (2002). 2017 Jun. PubMed PMID: 28570827.

Peres LC, Moorman PG, Alberg AJ, Bandera EV, Barnholtz-Sloan J, Bondy M, Cote ML, Funkhouser E, Peters ES, Schwartz AG, Terry PD, Abbott SE, Camacho F, Wang F, Schildkraut JM. Lifetime number of ovulatory cycles and epithelial ovarian cancer risk in African American women. Cancer causes & control : CCC. 2017 May;28(5):405-414. PubMed PMID: 28251458.

Terry PD, Qin B, Camacho F, Moorman PG, Alberg AJ, Barnholtz-Sloan JS, Bondy M, Cote ML, Funkhouser E, Guertin KA, Peters ES, Schwartz AG, Schildkraut JM, Bandera EV. Supplemental Selenium May Decrease Ovarian Cancer Risk in African-American Women. The Journal of Nutrition. 2017 Apr;147(4):621-627. PubMed Central PMCID: 28202637.

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