Raymond Barfield, MD

Raymond Barfield, MD, PhD

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology Durham, NC

Duke University Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and Palliative Care

Office Address

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  • 2100 Erwin Rd
    Durham, NC 27710
    Phone: (919) 684-8111

Dr. Barfield's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology: General Pediatric Hematology & Oncology
  • Clinical Interests: Pediatric Oncology; Pediatric Pain And Palliative Care; Theology And Medicine

Dr. Barfield's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Christian PhilosophyDuke University
    Durham, NC
    Director, Pediatric Quality of Life Program; Director, Initiatives in Theology, Medicine and Culture
  • Assistent MemberSt. Jude Children's Research Hospital
    Memphis, TN
  • Attending PhysicianLebonheur Children’s Hospital
    Memphis, TN
  • Urgent Care Attending PhysicianChildren’s Hospital of Atlanta
    Atlanta, GA

Dr. Barfield's Education & Medical Training

  • St Jude Children's Research HospSt Jude Children's Research HospFellowship, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (Peds)
  • St Jude Children's Research HospSt Jude Children's Research HospFellowship, Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Emory UniversityEmory UniversityOther Training, Ph.D, Philosophy
  • Emory UniversityEmory UniversityOther Training, MA, Philosophy
  • Emory UniversityEmory UniversityChief Residency, Pediatrics
  • Emory UniversityEmory UniversityResidency, Pediatrics
  • Emory Univ Sch of MedEmory University School of MedicineMedical School, MD
  • Rhodes CollegeRhodes CollegeOther Training, BA, Philosophy

Dr. Barfield's Certifications & Licensure

  • NC State Medical LicenseNC State Medical License2008 - 2014
  • American Board of PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsPediatrics, 1996
  • American Board of PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsPediatric Hematology-Oncology, 2004
  • American Board of PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsHospice & Palliative Medicine, 2010

Dr. Barfield's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • The ethical justification for minor sibling bone marrow donation: a case study.Pentz RD, Haight AE, Noll RB, Barfield RC, Pelletier W, Davies S, Alderfer MA, Hinds PS, Oncologist. 2008; 13:148-51
  • Changes in outcomes (1996-2004) for pediatric oncology and hematopoietic stem cell transplant patients requiring invasive mechanical ventilation.Tamburro RF, Barfield RC, Shaffer ML, Rajasekaran S, Woodard P, Morrison RR, Howard SC, Fiser RT, Schmidt JC, Sillos EM, Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2008; 9:270-7
  • Challenges Faced by Research Ethics Committees in El Salvador: Results of a Focus Group Study.J Camp, RC Barfield, AJ Young, M Caneza, Developing World Bioethics. 2007; 18: 1-7
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Books/Book Chapters

  • The Ancient Quarrel Between Philosophy and Poetry.
    Raymond Barfield
    Editors: .Cambridge University Press
  • Childhood Leukemia, 2nd EditionChapter: Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
    Rupert Handgretinger, Vicky Turner, Raymond Barfield
    Editors: Ching-Hon Pui.Cambridge University Press
    Edition 2,
  • Pediatric Bone Marrow TransplantationChapter: Bioethics Issues in Stem Cell Transplantation
    Raymond Barfield and Eric Kodish
    Editors: Ron Kline.Merck
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  • Pediatric Palliative Care.University of North Carolina, Address to Chaplains (North Carolina)
  • Improving Pediatric Quality of Life.Duke University Urology Grand Rounds (North Carolina)
  • Building a Pediatric Palliative Care Program.North Carolina Pediatric Palliative Care Coalition (North Carolina)
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Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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