Nia Schwann Mitchell, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute
Email address nia.s.mitchell@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Primary Care Research Fellowship, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 2008 - 2010
  • Internal Medicine Residency, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 2005 - 2008
  • M.P.H., University of Colorado School of Medicine, 2010
  • M.D., Washington University School of Medicine, 2005

Publications

Mitchell, Nia S., Bryan C. Batch, and Crystal C. Tyson. “Retrospective cohort study of changes in estimated glomerular filtration rate for patients prescribed a low carb diet.” Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes 28, no. 5 (October 1, 2021): 480–87. https://doi.org/10.1097/MED.0000000000000673.

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34392262
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Ostendorf, Danielle M., Jennifer M. Blankenship, Laura Grau, Jaron Arbet, Nia S. Mitchell, Seth A. Creasy, Ann E. Caldwell, et al. “Predictors of long-term weight loss trajectories during a behavioral weight loss intervention: An exploratory analysis.” Obes Sci Pract 7, no. 5 (October 2021): 569–82. https://doi.org/10.1002/osp4.530.

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34631135
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Mellado Peña, Fernanda, Nia S. Mitchell, Bárbara Leyton Dinamarca, and Juliana Kain Berkovic. “The degree of engagement of overweight/obese adult women in the recommended activities of the Chilean "Vida Sana" program is directly correlated with its effectiveness.” Nutr Hosp 38, no. 4 (July 29, 2021): 807–13. https://doi.org/10.20960/nh.03461.

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33703910
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Bramante, Carolyn T., John Buse, Leonardo Tamaritz, Ana Palacio, Ken Cohen, Deneen Vojta, David Liebovitz, et al. “Outpatient metformin use is associated with reduced severity of COVID-19 disease in adults with overweight or obesity.” J Med Virol 93, no. 7 (July 2021): 4273–79. https://doi.org/10.1002/jmv.26873.

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33580540
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Jones, Daniel W., Paul K. Whelton, Norrina Allen, Donald Clark, Samuel S. Gidding, Paul Muntner, Shawna Nesbitt, et al. “Management of Stage 1 Hypertension in Adults With a Low 10-Year Risk for Cardiovascular Disease: Filling a Guidance Gap: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association.” Hypertension 77, no. 6 (June 2021): e58–67. https://doi.org/10.1161/HYP.0000000000000195.

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33910363
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Mitchell, Nia S., Emmanuel A. Seyoum, Nrupen A. Bhavsar, and Fern J. Webb. “Continuous Engagement in a Weight-Loss Program Promotes Sustained Significant Weight Loss.” Wmj 119, no. 4 (December 2020): 253–57.

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33428835
Scholars@Duke

Mitchell, Nia S., Kelly Stolzmann, Lauren V. Benning, Jolie B. Wormwood, and Amy M. Linsky. “Effect of a Scoring Rubric on the Review of Scientific Meeting Abstracts.” J Gen Intern Med, August 3, 2020, 2483–85. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11606-020-05960-6.

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32748347
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Mitchell, Nia S., Julia J. Scialla, and William S. Yancy. “Are low-carbohydrate diets safe in diabetic and nondiabetic chronic kidney disease?” Ann N Y Acad Sci 1461, no. 1 (February 2020): 25–36. https://doi.org/10.1111/nyas.13997.

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30644556
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