Richard Joonoh Chung, MD

Professor of Pediatrics
Professor in Medicine
Associate of the Duke Initiative for Science & Society
Campus mail 3116 N. Duke Street, Durham, NC 27704
Phone (919) 620-5333
Email address richard.chung@duke.edu

Chronic illnesses in adolescence
Health behavior change
Healthcare transitions
Positive Youth Development
Treatment Adherence
Obesity
Eating Disorders
Adolescent Cardiovascular Health

Education and Training

  • Fellowship in Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine, Pediatrics, Children's Hospital Boston, 2009 - 2011
  • Medicine-Pediatrics Internship and Residency, Pediatrics, Duke University School of Medicine, 2005 - 2009
  • M.D., Yale University, 2005

Publications

Mansfield, Lisa N., Richard J. Chung, Susan G. Silva, Elizabeth I. Merwin, and Rosa M. Gonzalez-Guarda. “Social determinants of human papillomavirus vaccine series completion among U.S. adolescents: A mixed-methods study. (Accepted)” Ssm  Population Health 18 (June 2022): 101082. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ssmph.2022.101082.

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35493405
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Pollock, McLean D., David Ming, Richard J. Chung, and Gary Maslow. “Parent-to-parent peer support for children and youth with special health care needs: Preliminary evaluation of a family partner program in a healthcare system.” J Pediatr Nurs 66 (May 18, 2022): 6–14. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pedn.2022.05.008.

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Lunsford-Avery, Jessica R., Ke Will Wang, Scott H. Kollins, Richard J. Chung, Casey Keller, and Matthew M. Engelhard. “Regularity and Timing of Sleep Patterns and Behavioral Health Among Adolescents.” J Dev Behav Pediatr 43, no. 4 (May 1, 2022): 188–96. https://doi.org/10.1097/DBP.0000000000001013.

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34698705
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Nguyen, Thuy-Vi, Richard J. Chung, and Charlene Wong. “Screening for Health-Related Social Needs in Pediatric Value-Based Care: Moving From Why to How.” Jama Pediatr 176, no. 2 (February 1, 2022): 117–18. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamapediatrics.2021.3598.

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34633414
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Chung, Richard J., Melanie R. Ramirez, Debra L. Best, Mitchell B. Cohen, and Lisa J. Chamberlain. “Advocacy and Community Engagement: Perspectives from Pediatric Department Chairs.” J Pediatr, January 12, 2022. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2021.12.019.

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35032554
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Mansfield, Lisa N., Susan G. Silva, Elizabeth I. Merwin, Richard J. Chung, and Rosa M. Gonzalez-Guarda. “Factors Associated With Human Papillomavirus Vaccine Series Completion Among Adolescents.” Am J Prev Med 61, no. 5 (November 2021): 701–8. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2021.04.031.

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Baxter, Samuel L. K., Richard Chung, Leah Frerichs, Roland J. Thorpe, Asheley C. Skinner, and Morris Weinberger. “Racial Residential Segregation and Race Differences in Ideal Cardiovascular Health among Young Men.” Int J Environ Res Public Health 18, no. 15 (July 22, 2021). https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph18157755.

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34360047
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Hua, Liwei L., and Liwei L. COMMITTEE ON ADOLESCENCE. “Collaborative Care in the Identification and Management of Psychosis in Adolescents and Young Adults.” Pediatrics 147, no. 6 (June 2021). https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2021-051486.

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Powers, Makia E., Jennifer Takagishi, Elizabeth M. Alderman, Richard J. Chung, Laura K. Grubb, Janet Lee, Krishna K. Upadhya, et al. “Care of Adolescent Parents and Their Children.” Pediatrics 147, no. 5 (May 1, 2021). https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2021-050919.

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Freeman, Sarah, Thuy-Vi Nguyen, Jessica Beliveau, Richard J. Chung, Sarah Armstrong, Cameron Wolfe, Rushina Cholera, and Charlene A. Wong. “COVID-19 Response Strategies at Large Institutes of Higher Education in the United States: A Landscape Analysis, Fall 2020.” J Adolesc Health 68, no. 4 (April 2021): 683–85. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2021.01.016.

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33781472
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