Stephen Balevic, MD

Advanced Training Program
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Combined Adult/Pediatric Rheumatology Fellow

Education and Training

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Medical School
Marshall University School of Medicine

Medical University of South Carolina - Combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics

Career and research goals

As a career, I plan to combine clinical practice at an academic medical center with a research career concentrating on therapeutics. My long-term research goal is to advance the best care for adults and children with rheumatic diseases by studying medication pharmacokinetics, safety, efficacy, and comparative effectiveness.

Research Fellow, Duke Clinical Research Institute (Mentors: Michael Cohen-Wolkowiez, MD, Ph.D and Laura Schanberg, MD)

Honors, awards and distinctions

  • David S. Caldwell and John R. Rice Clinical Rheumatology Scholarship Award
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, Honor Medical Society
  • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics
  • Medical School Faculty Choice Award


Balevic, SJ, Becker, ML, Cohen-Wolkowiez, M, and Schanberg, LE. "Clinical Trial Design in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis." Paediatric drugs 19, no. 5 (October 2017): 379-389.

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Balevic, SJ, and Shah, A. "Islands of Inflammation: Neurosarcoidosis." The American journal of medicine 130, no. 2 (February 2017): 157-160.

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Balevic, SJ, and Rabinovich, CE. "Profile of adalimumab and its potential in the treatment of uveitis." Drug design, development and therapy 10 (January 2016): 2997-3003. (Review)

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