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., Julia J. Scialla, and William S. Yancy. “Are low-carbohydrate diets safe in diabetic and nondiabetic chronic kidney disease?.” Ann N Y Acad Sci, January 15, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1111/nyas.13997.

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30644556
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Mitchell, Nia S., Anna L. Furniss, Laura J. Helmkamp, and Rachael E. Van Pelt. “Factors Associated with Achievement of Clinically Significant Weight Loss by Women in a National Nonprofit Weight Loss Program..” J Womens Health (Larchmt) 26, no. 8 (August 2017): 911–17. https://doi.org/10.1089/jwh.2016.6264.

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28686527
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Mitchell, Nia S., Allan V. Prochazka, and Russell E. Glasgow. “Time to RE-AIM: Why Community Weight Loss Programs Should Be Included in Academic Obesity Research..” Prev Chronic Dis 13 (March 17, 2016). https://doi.org/10.5888/pcd13.150436.

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26986540
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Mitchell, Nia S., Ariann F. Nassel, and Deborah Thomas. “Reach of Effective, Nationally-Available, Low-Cost, Nonprofit Weight Loss Program in Medically Underserved Areas (MUAs)..” J Community Health 40, no. 6 (December 2015): 1201–6. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10900-015-0049-6.

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26072259
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Mitchell, Nia S., Sarit Polsky, Victoria A. Catenacci, Anna L. Furniss, and Allan V. Prochazka. “Up to 7 Years of Sustained Weight Loss for Weight-Loss Program Completers..” Am J Prev Med 49, no. 2 (August 2015): 248–58. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2015.02.011.

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26033350
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Jensen-Otsu, Elsbeth, Emily K. Ward, Breana Mitchell, Jonathan A. Schoen, Kevin Rothchild, Nia S. Mitchell, and Gregory L. Austin. “The effect of Medicaid status on weight loss, hospital length of stay, and 30-day readmission after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery..” Obes Surg 25, no. 2 (February 2015): 295–301. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11695-014-1367-y.

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25022673
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Cifuentes, Maribel, Sarit Polsky, and Nia S. Mitchell. “Perspectives of older African-American women on a community-based weight loss program: qualitative findings from the Senior Wellness Initiative and Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) Collaboration for Health..” J Am Geriatr Soc 62, no. 10 (October 2014): 1996–98. https://doi.org/10.1111/jgs.13040.

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25333543
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Mitchell, Nia S., Brian K. Manning, Elizabeth W. Staton, Caroline D. Emsermann, L Miriam Dickinson, and Wilson D. Pace. “Outcomes of biomarker feedback on physical activity, eating habits, and emotional health: from the Americans in Motion-Healthy Intervention (AIM-HI) study..” J Am Board Fam Med 27, no. 1 (January 2014): 61–69. https://doi.org/10.3122/jabfm.2014.01.120347.

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24390887
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Mitchell, Nia S., and Sarit Polsky. “Innovative care delivery model to address obesity in older African-American women: Senior Wellness Initiative and Take Off Pounds Sensibly collaboration for health (SWITCH)..” J Am Geriatr Soc 61, no. 11 (November 2013): 1971–75. https://doi.org/10.1111/jgs.12444.

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24219198
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Mitchell, Nia S., Christina A. Suh, Nanette Stroebele, James O. Hill, and Adam G. Tsai. “Weight change in pediatric TennCare recipients referred to a commercial weight loss program..” Acad Pediatr 13, no. 2 (March 2013): 152–58. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.acap.2012.12.004.

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23498082
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