Behavior & Development

Providing comprehensive, multidisciplinary state of the art services for evaluation and management for children and adolescents having learning and behavioral issues. Patients are seen at the Pediatrics Speciality Clinic. 252-744-4169 and 252-744-3538.

 Barbara N. Samuels, MD, MPH

Barbara N. Samuels, MD, MPH

Clinical Associate Professor

Primary Specialty: Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Secondary Training: Pediatrics; Preventive Medicine
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics; American Board of Preventive Medicine
Fellowships: University of Hawaii John A. Burns College of Medicine: Behavior and Developmental; North Carolina Memorial Hospital: Preventive Medicine
Residency: Pittsburgh Children’s Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA; and Bexar County Hospital / University of Texas Health Sciences Center, San Antonio, TX
Medical School: University of Texas: Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX
Graduate School: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC: MPH, Maternal & Child Health
Ancillary Roles: Division Chief, Behavior and Developmental
Michael Reichel, MD, FAAP, MPH

Michael Reichel, MD, MPH, FAAP

Clinical Professor

Primary Specialty: Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Secondary Training: Child Maltreatment
Board Certifications: American Board of Pediatrics
Fellowships: University of Maryland 1980-82: Behavioral Pediatrics / School Health / Child Psychiatry
Residency: McGill University, The Montreal Children's Hospital: Pediatrics
Medical School: University of Maryland
Graduate School: Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene & Public Health: MPH Maternal & Child Health; History of Child Development
Research Interests: Current and Historical Perspectives on Child Advocacy; Behavioral Management Strategies; Psychosocial Impacts on School Performance; Early Intervention: Best Practices; Non-Pharmacologic Approaches to ADHD; Child Sexual Abuse: Prevention / Treatment; Making Sense of Oppositional Behavior; Connecting Primary Care To School and Community Resources
Ancillary Roles: Clinical Professor of Pediatrics; Medical Director, Greenville Children’s Developmental Services; Agency (formerly DEC); Director, Family Autism Center