William Samuel Yancy, MD

Professor of Medicine
Campus mail 501 Douglas Street, Duke Diet & Fitness Center, Durham, NC 27705
Phone (919) 681-2863
Email address yancy006@mc.duke.edu

Impact of obesity on health, health care delivery, quality of life.
Diet and other weight loss interventions
Preventive medicine

Education and Training

  • Fellow in General Internal Medicine, Medicine, Duke University, 1999 - 2001
  • Chief Medical Resident, Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 1998 - 1999
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 1995 - 1998
  • M.D., East Carolina University, 1995

Publications

Yancy, W. S., J. S. Edman, K. F. Tomlin, C. E. Perkins, and E. C. Westman. “Effects of a Very-Low-Carbohydrate Diet with Nutritional Supplementation in Overweight Individuals.” Journal of General Internal Medicine 15, no. s2 (October 2000): 11–12. https://doi.org/10.1046/j.1525-1497.2000.15200-47.x.

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Yancy, W. S., and E. C. Westman. “Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) with exercise led to higher levels of continuous smoking cessation in women than did CBT without exercise: Commentary.” Evidence Based Mental Health 3, no. 1 (February 1, 2000): 18. https://doi.org/10.1136/ebmh.3.1.18.

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Westman, E. C., J. S. Edman, K. F. Tomlin, C. E. Perkins, and W. S. Yancy. “Effect of very law carbohydrate diet and nutritional supplementation on weight in mildly overweight individuals.” Journal of Investigative Medicine 48, no. 1 (January 1, 2000): 136A-136A.

Scholars@Duke

Westman, E. C., J. S. Edman, K. F. Tomlin, C. E. Perkins, and W. S. Yancy. “Effect of a very low carbohydrate diet and nutritional supplements on serum lipids in mildly overweight individuals.” Journal of Investigative Medicine 48, no. 1 (January 1, 2000): 136A-136A.

Scholars@Duke

Sturgis, T. M., W. Yancy, J. C. Cole, D. D. Proctor, B. S. Minhas, and S. P. Marcuard. “Antibiotic prophylaxis in percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy.” Am J Gastroenterol 91, no. 11 (November 1996): 2301–4.

PMID
8931406
Scholars@Duke

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