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Kristin M. Bingen PhD

Kristin M. Bingen PhD

Associate Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Pediatrics
Division: Hematology/Oncology
Program: Oncology

Member of the MCW Cancer Center


Research Experience

  • Adolescent Psychology
  • Attitude to Death
  • Psychology
  • Social Support
  • Survivors
  • Cancer survivorship, long-term psychosocial and cognitive functioning, pediatric psycho-oncology; stress, coping, and quality of life in adolescents and young adults with cancer.
  • Clinical Expertise

  • Adaptation, Psychological
  • Adolescent Psychology
  • Attitude to Death
  • Health Promotion
  • Psychology
  • Social Support
  • Survivors
  • Psychological services for children, adolescents, and young adults with cancer, brain tumors, and blood disorders, including those who receive bone marrow or stem cell transplant, and their families, as well as childhood cancer survivors
  • Publications

  • Recognition and Treatment of Concurrent Active and Neurodegenerative Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis: A Case Report. (Ehrhardt MJ, Karst J, Donohoue PA, Maheshwari M, McClain KL, Bingen K, Kelly ME) J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2013 Dec 7: PMID 24322503
  • Evidence-based nonpharmacologic interventions for pediatric pain: an editorial commentary. (Bingen K) J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2014 Mar;36(2):150-1 PMID 24309608
  • Measuring global health-related quality of life in children undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplant: a longitudinal study. (Rodday AM, Terrin N, Parsons SK, Journeys to Recovery Study, HSCT-CHESS™ Study) Health Qual Life Outcomes 2013;11:26 PMID 23442200
  • Children’s coping with hematopoietic stem cell transplant stressors: Results from the Journeys to Recovery study. (BINGEN, K., Kent, M.W., Rodday, A.M., Ratichek, S.J., Kupst, M.J., & Parsons, S.K. ) Children's Health Care BINGEN, K., Kent, M.W., Rodday, A.M., Ratichek, S.J., Kupst, M.J., & Parsons, S.K. (2012, May). Children’s coping with hematopoietic stem cell transplant stressors: Results from the Journeys to Recovery study. Children’s Health Care, 41 (2), 145-161. DOI: 10.1080/02739615.2012.656551.
  • Parental caregiving of children prior to hematopoietic stem cell transplant. (Rodday AM, Pedowitz EJ, Mayer DK, Ratichek SJ, Given CW, Parsons SK, HSCT-CHESS Study) Res Nurs Health 2012 Aug;35(4):328-39 PMID 22549793
  • Factors associated with parental activation in pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplant. (Pennarola BW, Rodday AM, Mayer DK, Ratichek SJ, Davies SM, Syrjala KL, Patel S, Bingen K, Kupst MJ, Schwartz L, Guinan EC, Hibbard JH, Parsons SK, HSCT-CHESS Study) Med Care Res Rev 2012 Apr;69(2):194-214 PMID 22203645
  • A multimethod assessment of psychosocial functioning and late effects in survivors of childhood cancer and hematopoietic cell transplant. (Bingen K, Schroedl RL, Anderson L, Schmidt D, Hoag J, Christiansen H, Kupst MJ) J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2012 Jan;34(1):22-8 PMID 22082747
  • Development of the Palliative Care Parental Self-Efficacy Measure. (Bingen K, Kupst MJ, Himelstein B) J Palliat Med 2011 Sep;14(9):1009-16 PMID 21790470
  • Late effects in adult survivors of childhood cancer: considerations for the general practitioner. (Schmidt D, Anderson L, Bingen K, Hoag J, Kupst MJ, Warwick AB) WMJ 2010 Apr;109(2):98-107 PMID 20443329
  • Evaluation of a survivorship educational program for adolescent and young adult survivors of childhood cancer. (Bingen K, Kupst MJ) J Cancer Educ 2010 Dec;25(4):530-7 PMID 20229076
  • Growth velocity in pediatric bone marrow transplantation: significance of donor type and treatment factors. (Anderson L, Schmidt D, Bingen K, Kupst MJ, Warwick A) J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 2009 Nov-Dec;26(6):377-82 PMID 20032299