Rebecca Eli Sadun, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Assistant Professor in Pediatrics
Campus mail 2301 Erwin Rd, Chc, T-Level, Durham, NC 27713
Email address rebecca.sadun@duke.edu

I am an adult and pediatric rheumatologist with clinical and research interests in the areas of lupus and transition to adult care.  My time is split between the departments of Medicine and Pediatrics.  In addition to seeing patients in both environments, I run a dedicated Young Adult Rheumatology Clinic.

Education and Training

  • Combined Adult & Pediatric Rheumatology Fellowship, Duke University School of Medicine, 2014 - 2018
  • Combined Internal Medicine-Pediatrics Residency, Duke University School of Medicine, 2010 - 2014
  • M.D., University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, 2010
  • Ph.D., University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, 2007

Publications

Maheswaranathan, Mithu, Amanda M. Eudy, Ann Cameron Barr, Catherine Howe, Jayanth Doss, Rebecca E. Sadun, Lisa G. Criscione-Schreiber, et al. “Association of Health Literacy and Numeracy With Lupus Knowledge and the Creation of the Lupus Knowledge Assessment Test.” J Rheumatol 49, no. 6 (June 2022): 585–91. https://doi.org/10.3899/jrheum.210708.

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35232802
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Cannon, Laura A., Scott E. Wenderfer, Laura B. Lewandowski, Jennifer C. Cooper, Beatrice Goilav, Andrea M. Knight, Aimee O. Hersh, Stacy P. Ardoin, Rebecca E. Sadun, and Rebecca E. CARRA Lupus Nephritis Workgroup. “Use of EuroLupus Cyclophosphamide Dosing for the Treatment of Lupus Nephritis in Childhood-onset Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in North America.” J Rheumatol 49, no. 6 (June 2022): 607–14. https://doi.org/10.3899/jrheum.210428.

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35169053
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Eudy, Amanda M., Bryce B. Reeve, Theresa Coles, Li Lin, Jennifer L. Rogers, David S. Pisetsky, Lisa G. Criscione-Schreiber, et al. “The use of patient-reported outcome measures to classify type 1 and 2 systemic lupus erythematosus activity.” Lupus 31, no. 6 (May 2022): 697–705. https://doi.org/10.1177/09612033221090885.

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35343853
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Curtis, Jeffrey R., Sindhu R. Johnson, Donald D. Anthony, Reuben J. Arasaratnam, Lindsey R. Baden, Anne R. Bass, Cassandra Calabrese, et al. “American College of Rheumatology Guidance for COVID-19 Vaccination in Patients With Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Diseases: Version 4.” Arthritis Rheumatol 74, no. 5 (May 2022): e21–36. https://doi.org/10.1002/art.42109.

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35474640
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Yildirim-Toruner, Cagri, Rajdeep Pooni, Y Ingrid Goh, Emily Becker-Haimes, James W. Dearing, Maria E. Fernandez, Esi M. Morgan, et al. “Translating research into practice-implementation recommendations for pediatric rheumatology; Proceedings of the childhood arthritis and rheumatology research alliance 2020 implementation science retreat.” Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 20, no. 1 (February 7, 2022): 10. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12969-022-00665-y.

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35130904
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Sadun, Rebecca E., Lauren T. Covert, and Erica F. Lawson. “Transitioning to Adulthood with a Rheumatic Disease: A Case-Based Approach for Rheumatology Care Teams.” Rheum Dis Clin North Am 48, no. 1 (February 2022): 141–56. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rdc.2021.09.011.

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34798943
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Chang, Joyce C., Cora Sears, Nicole Bitencourt, Rosemary Peterson, Risa Alperin, Y Ingrid Goh, Rebecca S. Overbury, et al. “Implementation of rheumatology health care transition processes and adaptations to systems under stress: a mixed methods study.” Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken), November 21, 2021. https://doi.org/10.1002/acr.24822.

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Sun, Kai, Amanda M. Eudy, Jennifer L. Rogers, Lisa G. Criscione-Schreiber, Rebecca E. Sadun, Jayanth Doss, Mithu Maheswaranathan, et al. “Pilot Intervention to Improve Medication Adherence among Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Using Pharmacy Refill Data.” Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken), November 5, 2021. https://doi.org/10.1002/acr.24806.

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34739191
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Curtis, Jeffrey R., Sindhu R. Johnson, Donald D. Anthony, Reuben J. Arasaratnam, Lindsey R. Baden, Anne R. Bass, Cassandra Calabrese, et al. “American College of Rheumatology Guidance for COVID-19 Vaccination in Patients With Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Diseases: Version 3.” Arthritis Rheumatol 73, no. 10 (October 2021): e60–75. https://doi.org/10.1002/art.41928.

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34346564
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Johnson, Kiana R., Cuoghi Edens, Rebecca E. Sadun, Peter Chira, Aimee O. Hersh, Y Ingrid Goh, Joyce Hui-Yuen, et al. “Differences in Healthcare Transition Views, Practices, and Barriers Among North American Pediatric Rheumatology Clinicians From 2010 to 2018.” In J Rheumatol, 48:1442–49, 2021. https://doi.org/10.3899/jrheum.200196.

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