Donald Rost Banik

Donald Rost Banik



Medical School: University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2006

Undergraduate: MPH, 2006, A.T. Still University Kirksville, MO

BA, Psychology, 1996 DePaul University of Chicago, IL


Rost Banik D and Simon SR. Medical Errors: do Physicians Want To Tell? Do Geriatric Patients Want To Know? J American Geriatrics Society, 53(4):S68, 2005.

Daugherty CK, Fitchett G, Murphy PE, Peteman AH, Banik DM, Hlubocky F, Tartaro J. Trusting God and Medicine: Spirituality In Advanced Cancer Patients Volunteering For Clinical Trials Of Experimental Agents. Psychooncology, 14(2):135-146, 2005.

Yount S, Celia D, Banik D, Ashraf T, Shevrin D. Brief Assessment Of Priority Symptoms In Hormone Refractory Prostate Cancer: The FACT Advanced Prostate Symptom Index. Health and Quality Of Life Outcomes, 1(69):1-12, 2003.

Celia D, Paul D, Yount S, Winn R, Chang CH, Banik DM, Weeks J. What Are The Most Important Symptom Targets When Treating Advanced Cancer? A Survey Of Providers In The National Comprehensive Cancer Network. Cancer Investigation, 21(4):526-535, 2003.

Siston AK, List MA, Daugherty CK, Banik DM, Menke C, Larson RA. Psychosocial Adjustment Of Patients and Caregivers Prior To Allogeneic Bone Marrow Transplantation. Bone Marrow Transplantation, 27(11):1181-88, 2001.

Yount SE, Banik DM, Singh A, Ashraf T, Padley RJ, Dalal M, Celia D. Brief Assessment Of Priority Symptoms In Hormone Refractory Prostate Cancer. Value In Health, 4(6):402, 2001.

Yount SE, Celia D, Paul D, Winn R, Chang CH, Weeks J, Banik DM, Heffernan N, Webster K, Van Gool R. Brief Assessment Of Priority Symptoms In Advanced Cancer, Quality Of Life Research, 10(3):212, 2001.

Daugherty CK, Banik DM, Janish L, Ratain MJ. Quantitative Analysis Of Ethical Issues In Phase I Trials: A Survey Interview Of 144 Advanced Cancer Patients. IRB, 22(3):6-14, 2000.

List MA, Maskay MH, Blumeberg KG, Banik DM. Youre Never Too Old: A Cancer Education and Risk Reduction Program For The Elderly. J Cancer Education, 14(2):104-108, 1999.

Daugherty CK, Ratain MJ, Minami H, Banik DM, Vogelzang NJ, Stadler WM, Siegler M. Study Of Cohort-Specific Consent and Aptient Control In Phase I Cancer Trials. J Clin Oncology, 16(7):2305-12, 1998.

Daugherty CK, Banik DM, Siegler M, Ratain MJ. Medical Decision Control and Awareness of Prognosis Among Advanced Cancer Patients In Early Clinical Trials: Factors Influencing Informed Consent and Patient Understanding. 34 th Annual American Society Of Clinical Oncology, Los Angeles, CA, January 1998.

Banik DM, Daugherty CK, Fitchett G, Ratain MJ. Psycho-Social Factors Which Affect Attitudes and Expectations In Advanced Cancer Patient Receiving Investigational Therapies. 69 th Annual Meeting of The Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA, January 1998.

Banik DM, Flynn C, Ferrari J, Jason LA. Making A House A Home: Effects Of Communal-Living On Addiction Recovery. Division 27 Program of the 1996 Conference of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL, January1996.

Jason LA, Ferrari J, Banik DM, Smith B, Marsh P. Symposium: Innovative Approaches for Polysubstance and Alcohol Recovery. The Affiliated Meeting of the Society For Community Research and Action at The Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL., January 1995.


National Health Service Corps Scholarship, 2002-06

The Summer Institute in Geriatric Medicine - Scholar

American Federation on Aging Research - Scholar

James H. Dunn Fellow, 1996-97


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