Asheley Cockrell Skinner, PhD

Associate Professor in Population Health Sciences
Associate Professor in Medicine
Member of the Duke Clinical Research Institute
Campus mail 2400 Pratt Street, Durham, NC 27705
Phone (919) 668-6360
Email address asheley.skinner@duke.edu

Areas of expertise: Health Services Research, Implementation Science, Health Policy and Epidemiology

Asheley Cockrell Skinner, PhD, is a health services researcher focused on addressing a variety of population health issues, particularly those affecting children. She is currently an Associate Professor at Duke University, at the Duke Clinical Research Institute. She received her PhD in 2007 in Health Policy and Administration at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  She is a nationally-known expert in childhood obesity, focusing on the measurement of obesity, the health consequences of obesity, and preventing stigma in obesity interventions and policy. She also has significant experience in the areas of child maltreatment, substance use and abuse among adolescents, and prescription drug misuse. In addition to her many roles in research, she is also a dedicated teacher, mentoring doctoral students, residents, fellows, and junior faculty.

Education and Training

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Program on Health Care Quality and Patient Outcomes, School Of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2007 - 2009
  • Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2007

Publications

Dubé, Karine, Lynda Dee, David Evans, Laurie Sylla, Jeff Taylor, Brandon Brown, Veronica Miller, et al. “Perceptions of Equipoise, Risk-Benefit Ratios, and "Otherwise Healthy Volunteers" in the Context of Early-Phase HIV Cure Research in the United States: A Qualitative Inquiry..” J Empir Res Hum Res Ethics 13, no. 1 (February 2018): 3–17. https://doi.org/10.1177/1556264617734061.

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28984168
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Naumann, Rebecca B., Stephen W. Marshall, Jennifer L. Lund, Nisha C. Gottfredson, Christopher L. Ringwalt, and Asheley C. Skinner. “Evaluating short- and long-term impacts of a Medicaid "lock-in" program on opioid and benzodiazepine prescriptions dispensed to beneficiaries..” Drug Alcohol Depend 182 (January 1, 2018): 112–19. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2017.10.001.

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29150151
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Dubé, Karine, David Evans, Lynda Dee, Laurie Sylla, Jeff Taylor, Asheley Skinner, Bryan J. Weiner, Sandra B. Greene, Stuart Rennie, and Joseph D. Tucker. “"We Need to Deploy Them Very Thoughtfully and Carefully": Perceptions of Analytical Treatment Interruptions in HIV Cure Research in the United States-A Qualitative Inquiry..” Aids Res Hum Retroviruses 34, no. 1 (January 2018): 67–79. https://doi.org/10.1089/AID.2017.0067.

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28562069
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Hoffman, Jessica, Leah Frerichs, Mary Story, Jason Jones, Kiah Gaskin, Annie Apple, Asheley Skinner, and Sarah Armstrong. “An Integrated Clinic-Community Partnership for Child Obesity Treatment: A Randomized Pilot Trial..” Pediatrics 141, no. 1 (January 2018). https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2017-1444.

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29237800
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Delaney, Joseph Ac, Xiaoyan Yin, João Daniel Fontes, Erin R. Wallace, Asheley Skinner, Na Wang, Bradley G. Hammill, Emelia J. Benjamin, Lesley H. Curtis, and Susan R. Heckbert. “Hospital and clinical care costs associated with atrial fibrillation for Medicare beneficiaries in the Cardiovascular Health Study and the Framingham Heart Study..” Sage Open Med 6 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1177/2050312118759444.

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29511541
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Howard, Janna B., Asheley Cockrell Skinner, Sophie N. Ravanbakht, Jane D. Brown, Andrew J. Perrin, Michael J. Steiner, and Eliana M. Perrin. “Obesogenic Behavior and Weight-Based Stigma in Popular Children's Movies, 2012 to 2015..” Pediatrics 140, no. 6 (December 2017). https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2017-2126.

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29158229
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Dubé, Karine, Laurie Sylla, Lynda Dee, Jeff Taylor, David Evans, Carl Dean Bruton, Adam Gilberston, et al. “Research on HIV cure: Mapping the ethics landscape..” Plos Med 14, no. 12 (December 2017). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1002470.

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29220353
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Skinner, Asheley Cockrell, Keith Payne, Andrew J. Perrin, Abigail T. Panter, Janna B. Howard, Anna Bardone-Cone, Cynthia M. Bulik, Michael J. Steiner, and Eliana M. Perrin. “Implicit Weight Bias in Children Age 9 to 11 Years..” Pediatrics 140, no. 1 (July 2017). https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2016-3936.

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28646003
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Brown, Callie L., Camden E. Matherne, Cynthia M. Bulik, Janna B. Howard, Sophie N. Ravanbakht, Asheley C. Skinner, Charles T. Wood, et al. “Influence of product placement in children's movies on children's snack choices..” Appetite 114 (July 1, 2017): 118–24. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2017.03.022.

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28323061
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Flower, Kori B., Asheley C. Skinner, H Shonna Yin, Russell L. Rothman, Lee M. Sanders, Alan Delamater, and Eliana M. Perrin. “Satisfaction With Communication in Primary Care for Spanish-Speaking and English-Speaking Parents..” Acad Pediatr 17, no. 4 (May 2017): 416–23. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.acap.2017.01.005.

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28104488
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