Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2017 Methodological standards for meta-analyses and qualitative systematic reviews of cardiac prevention and treatment studies a scientific statement from the American Heart AssociationCirculation.  136:e172-e194. 2017
2016 Association of mediterranean diet and cardiorespiratory fitness with the development of pre-diabetes and diabetes: The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) studyBMJ Open Diabetes Research and Care.  4. 2016
2015 Weighing the Evidence of Common Beliefs in Obesity Research 2015
2015 Feasibility, acceptability, and characteristics associated with adherence and completion of a culturally relevant internet-enhanced physical activity pilot intervention for overweight and obese young adult African American women enrolled in collegeBMC Research Notes.  8. 2015
2015 Association of a 62 Variants Type 2 Diabetes Genetic Risk Score with Markers of Subclinical Atherosclerosis: A Transethnic, Multicenter StudyCirculation: Cardiovascular Genetics.  8:507-515. 2015
2014 Internet-Based Physical Activity InterventionsAmerican Journal of Lifestyle Medicine.  8:42-67. 2014
2012 Is fear of strangers related to physical activity among youth?American Journal of Health Promotion.  26:189-195. 2012
2010 Not just fun and games: Harnessing technology to address childhood obesityChildhood Obesity.  6:283-284. 2010
2009 Guest editorial: Childhood obesity: Harnessing technology for prevention and treatmentBariatric Nursing and Surgical Patient Care.  4:157-159. 2009
2005 Current treatment approaches to overweight in adolescentsCurrent Opinion in Pediatrics.  17:454-459. 2005

Education And Training

  • Duke University Medical Center, Internship
  • Duke University Medical Center, Residency
  • Children's Hospital Boston, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Medicine in Pediatrics Residency Program, Johns Hopkins University 2000
  • Master of Public Health, Harvard University 2000
  • Full Name

  • Nefertiti Durant