Staplefoote Boynton
Bessie  Staplefoote Boynton
Senior Assistant Resident
House Staff


Atlanta, GA

University of Pittsburgh

Medical School
Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University

Advanced Degrees
M.P.H., University of Pittsburgh

What are your career goals?
Clinically I am interested in primary care, especially for individuals with severe mental illness. I am also interested in perinatal/reproductive psychiatry. My other interests include utilizing implementation science methods to address health inequities.

Reflections on the Duke Program

What were you looking for in a residency program?
I was looking for a program that provided a solid clinical foundation while also provided opportunities to explore interest outside of bedside/chairside clinical practice.

What are the strengths of the Duke Program?
Supportive and knowledgeable faculty, driven towards excellence.


House Staff