Simon Brauer

Simon Brauer

Teaching Assistant

+1 919 660 5614

Fellowships, Supported Research, & Other Grants

James B. Duke Fellowship awarded by Duke Graduate School (2013 to 2017)

Thompson, Kathryn, et al. “Physicians' Religious Characteristics and Their Perceptions of the Psychological Impact of Patient Prayer and Beliefs at the End of Life: A National Survey..” The American Journal of Hospice & Palliative Care, vol. 36, no. 2, Feb. 2019, pp. 116–22. Epmc, doi:10.1177/1049909118792871. Full Text

Brauer, S. “The Surprising Predictable Decline of Religion in the United States.” Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, vol. 57, no. 4, Dec. 2018, pp. 654–75. Scopus, doi:10.1111/jssr.12551. Full Text

Frush, Benjamin W., et al. “Physician Decision-Making in the Setting of Advanced Illness: An Examination of Patient Disposition and Physician Religiousness..” J Pain Symptom Manage, vol. 55, no. 3, Mar. 2018, pp. 906–12. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2017.10.018. Full Text

Schleifer, C., et al. “Patterns of conservative religious belief and religious practice across college majors.” Sociology of Religion: A Quarterly Review, vol. 79, no. 3, Jan. 2018, pp. 299–322. Scopus, doi:10.1093/socrel/srx034. Full Text

Brauer, S. G. “How Many Congregations Are There? Updating a Survey-Based Estimate.” Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, vol. 56, no. 2, June 2017, pp. 438–48. Scopus, doi:10.1111/jssr.12330. Full Text

Brauer, Simon G., et al. “Physician Satisfaction in Treating Medically Unexplained Symptoms..” South Med J, vol. 110, no. 5, May 2017, pp. 386–91. Pubmed, doi:10.14423/SMJ.0000000000000643. Full Text Open Access Copy

Brauer, Simon G., et al. “US primary care physicians' opinions about conscientious refusal: a national vignette experiment..” J Med Ethics, vol. 42, no. 2, Feb. 2016, pp. 80–84. Pubmed, doi:10.1136/medethics-2015-102782. Full Text