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Tamera Coyne-Beasley, MD, MPH, FAAP, FSAHM

Tamera Coyne-Beasley, MD, MPH, FAAP, FSAHM

Adolescent Medicine
Derrol Dawkins MD Endowed Chair in Adolescent Medicine

Office Locations

Professor of Pediatrics & Internal Medicine, Division Director, UAB Adolescent Medicine; Vice Chair, Pediatrics for Community Engagement

Education

  • Residency: Duke
  • Residency: Med-Peds
  • Medical School: Duke University
  • Fellowship: UNC at Chapel Hill
  • Internship: Duke University Medical Center
  • UnderGraduate: Brown University
  • Graduate: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics: Pediatrics (1970)

Honors and Awards

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine, Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, Legacy award, Durham Academy of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmacy, Eugene S. Mayer Community Service Honor Society, Delta Omega Honor Society

Special Interests

My academic, community work, policy development and research have focused on adolescent health and risk behaviors especially sexual and reproductive health, violence and injury prevention; health promotion and disease prevention, reducing health disparities, immunizations, improving health care access, community-based participatory and engaged research, and practice-based research.

Interests

My academic, community work, policy development and research have focused on adolescent health and risk behaviors especially sexual and reproductive health, violence and injury prevention; health promotion and disease prevention, reducing health disparit

Professional Organizations

Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine - Immediate Past President; International Association of Adolescent Health,American Academy of Pediatrics, American Pediatrics Society, National Medical Association

Publications

  1. Trogdon JG, Shafer P, Lindsay B, Coyne-Beasley T. Impact of introduction of the 9-valent human papillomavirus vaccine on vaccination coverage of youth in North Carolina. Vaccine. 2018 Jan 29. pii: S0264-410X(18)30037-9. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2018.01.013. [Epub ahead of print]
  2. Coyne-Beasley T. Cultivating Connectedness and Equity: A Call to Action for the Global Adolescent Health Community. J Adolesc Health. 2017 Sep;61(3):392-395. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2017.07.001
  3. Peiper NC, Ridenour TA, Hochwalt B, Coyne-Beasley T. Overview on Prevalence and Recent Trends in Adolescent Substance Use and Abuse. Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am. 2016 Jul;25(3):349-65. doi: 10.1016/j.chc.2016.03.005.
  4. Bridges CB, Coyne-Beasley T. Advisory committee on immunization practices recommended immunization schedule for adults aged 19 years or older: United States, 2014. Ann Intern Med. 2014 Feb 4;160(3):190. 2014 Feb 7;63(5):110-2.
  5. Trogdon JG, Shafer P, Lindsay B, Coyne-Beasley T. Determinants of the receipt of the 9-valent human papillomavirus vaccine in the first year after introduction in North Carolina. Vaccine. 2018 Jan 20. pii: S0264-410X(18)30038-0. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2018.01.014. [Epub ahead of print]