Rebecca Shelby

Overview:

Rebecca Shelby, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Duke University and the Director of Education and Training for the Duke Cancer Patient Support Program.  Dr. Shelby is a member of the Duke Pain Prevention and Treatment Research Program and the Duke Cancer Control and Population Sciences Program. Dr. Shelby completed her graduate training in clinical psychology at the Ohio State University and her clinical internship and postdoctoral fellowship at Duke University Medical Center.  Her research focuses on developing and evaluating behavioral interventions for cancer patients, management of cancer pain and treatment side effects, and improving adherence to recommended care. Dr. Shelby serves on the Duke clinical psychology internship faculty and supervises clinical psychology fellows, interns, and clinical psychology graduate practicum students completing clinical rotations as part of the Duke Cancer Patient Support Program.   

Positions:

Associate Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Behavioral Medicine
School of Medicine

Associate Professor in Population Health Sciences

Population Health Sciences
School of Medicine

Member of the Duke Cancer Institute

Duke Cancer Institute
School of Medicine

Education:

Ph.D. 2006

Ohio State University

Grants:

Improving Adherence to Recommended Surveillance in Breast Cancer Survivors

Administered By
Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Behavioral Medicine
Awarded By
National Institutes of Health
Role
Principal Investigator
Start Date
End Date

Improving Adherence to Adjuvant Endocrine Therapy in Breast Cancer Patients

Administered By
Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Behavioral Medicine
Awarded By
National Institutes of Health
Role
Principal Investigator
Start Date
End Date

Best Quality of Care from a Distance (BQal-D): Maintaining High Quality Care for Hormone Receptor Positive Metastatic Breast Cancer during the COVID Pandemic

Administered By
Medicine, Medical Oncology
Awarded By
Pfizer, Inc.
Role
Co Investigator
Start Date
End Date

Publications:

ASSOCIATION BETWEEN PERCEIVED DISCRIMINATION IN MEDICAL CARE AND SELF-EFFICACY FOR PURSUING BREAST CANCER FOLLOW-UP CARE

Authors
Pita, MG; Coleman, JN; Kimmick, G; Keefe, FJ; Bosworth, HB; Sutton, LM; Owen, L; Gandhi, V; Shelby, RA
MLA Citation
Pita, Maria G., et al. “ASSOCIATION BETWEEN PERCEIVED DISCRIMINATION IN MEDICAL CARE AND SELF-EFFICACY FOR PURSUING BREAST CANCER FOLLOW-UP CARE.” Annals of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 54, 2020, pp. S702–S702.
URI
https://scholars.duke.edu/individual/pub1452110
Source
wos-lite
Published In
Annals of Behavioral Medicine
Volume
54
Published Date
Start Page
S702
End Page
S702

PERCEPTIONS OF FOLLOW-UP CARE AMONG BREAST CANCER SURVIVORS: ASSOCIATIONS WITH COMMUNICATION AND TRUST IN MEDICAL CARE

Authors
Coleman, JN; Kimmick, G; Keefe, FJ; Bosworth, HB; Sutton, LM; Owen, L; Gandhi, V; Shelby, RA
MLA Citation
Coleman, Jessica N., et al. “PERCEPTIONS OF FOLLOW-UP CARE AMONG BREAST CANCER SURVIVORS: ASSOCIATIONS WITH COMMUNICATION AND TRUST IN MEDICAL CARE.” Annals of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 54, 2020, pp. S279–S279.
URI
https://scholars.duke.edu/individual/pub1452111
Source
wos-lite
Published In
Annals of Behavioral Medicine
Volume
54
Published Date
Start Page
S279
End Page
S279

FEASIBILITY TRIAL OF TARGETED PAIN COPING SKILLS TRAINING FOR PERSISTENT PAIN AFTER BREAST CANCER SURGERY

Authors
Arthur, SS; Bovbjerg, DH; Keefe, FJ; Kimmick, G; Sutton, LM; Owen, L; Hwang, E-SS; Raybon, KB; Coleman, JN; Shelby, RA
MLA Citation
Arthur, Sarah S., et al. “FEASIBILITY TRIAL OF TARGETED PAIN COPING SKILLS TRAINING FOR PERSISTENT PAIN AFTER BREAST CANCER SURGERY.” Annals of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 54, 2020, pp. S548–S548.
URI
https://scholars.duke.edu/individual/pub1452383
Source
wos-lite
Published In
Annals of Behavioral Medicine
Volume
54
Published Date
Start Page
S548
End Page
S548

IMPACT OF A LOVINGKINDNESS MEDITATION INTERVENTION ON KEY OUTCOMES DURING THE PERI-SURGICAL PERIOD OF BREAST CANCER

Authors
Wren, AV; Shelby, RA; Soo, MS; Huysmans, Z; Perlman, KL; Keefe, F
MLA Citation
Wren, Ana Vanessa, et al. “IMPACT OF A LOVINGKINDNESS MEDITATION INTERVENTION ON KEY OUTCOMES DURING THE PERI-SURGICAL PERIOD OF BREAST CANCER.” Annals of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 50, OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC, 2016, pp. S228–S228.
URI
https://scholars.duke.edu/individual/pub1441817
Source
wos
Published In
Annals of Behavioral Medicine
Volume
50
Published Date
Start Page
S228
End Page
S228

Understanding and enhancing pain coping in patients with arthritis pain

MLA Citation
Somers, T. J., et al. “Understanding and enhancing pain coping in patients with arthritis pain.” Psychosocial Factors in Arthritis: Perspectives on Adjustment and Management, 2016, pp. 35–52. Scopus, doi:10.1007/978-3-319-22858-7_3.
URI
https://scholars.duke.edu/individual/pub1454572
Source
scopus
Published Date
Start Page
35
End Page
52
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-22858-7_3