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Betty Boyd Staples, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Campus mail: Chc Room T0919, Durham, NC 27710
Phone: (919) 684-2356
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Graduate Medical Education
Eating Disorders

Education and Training

  • Fellow, General Pediatrics, Pediatrics, Duke University, 2001 - 2002
  • Resident, Pediatrics, Duke University, 1998 - 2001
  • M.D., University of Maryland, College Park, 1998


Narayan, Aditee P., Shari A. Whicker, Betty B. Staples, Jack Bookman, Kathleen W. Bartlett, and Kathleen A. McGann. “Using an innovative curriculum evaluation tool to inform program improvement: the clinical skills fair.” J Grad Med Educ 6, no. 1 (March 2014): 133–38.

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Strachan, Ellie, and Betty Staples. “Masturbation.” Pediatr Rev 33, no. 4 (April 2012): 190–91.

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Desai, Melissa N., William C. Miller, Betty Staples, and Terrill Bravender. “Risk factors associated with overweight and obesity in college students.” J Am Coll Health 57, no. 1 (July 2008): 109–14.

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Staples, Betty, and Terrill Bravender. “Drug compliance in adolescents: assessing and managing modifiable risk factors.” Paediatr Drugs 4, no. 8 (2002): 503–13.

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