Medical School
Johns Hopkins University (2004)
Duke University Medical Center (2008), Pediatrics
V A Medical Center - Durham, NC (2010), Research
Duke University (2010)
Graduate School
Duke University Medical Center (2010)

Research Interest

  • Dietary and behavioral obesity interventions in children, adults and families
  • Health disparities in overweight and obese patients
  • Technological innovations to promote longitudinal tracking of diet and comorbidities


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Comparison of weight-loss diets with different compositions of fat, protein and carbohydrats.
Boling CL, Westman EC, Yancy WS NEJM 2009 360 21
Body image dissatisfaction among women with scleroderma.
Benrud-Larson LM, Heinberg LJ, Boling CL, et al. Health Psychol 2003 22(2) 130-9
Impact of pain and symptoms of depression in scleroderma.
Benrud-Larson LM, Haythornthwaite JA, Heinberg LJ, Boling CL, et al. Pain 2002 95 267-275
Primary pulmonary hypertension is not associated with scleroderma-like changes in nailfold capillaries.
Greidinger EL, Gaine SP, Wise RA, Boling CL, et al. Chest 2001 120 796-800

Honors & Awards

  • EDEN Award
    Student Organization of the Year (2000)
  • LMU Natural Sciences
    Outstanding Graduate of the Year (1999)
  • Riordan/EPIC Award
    Outstanding Service and Leadership (1998)
  • LMU, American Chemical Society
    Outstanding Organic Chemistry Student of the Year (1997)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Society of Clinical Nutrition
  • Society of General Internal Medicine
  • The Obesity Society