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Pheston Shelton, M. D.

Department of Psychiatric Medicine
4E-59C Brody Building
Brody School of Medicine at ECU
Greenville, NC  27834

Phone: 252-744-3704
Fax: 252-744-3815
E-mail:
sheltonp@ecu.edu


Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor

Administrative Role: Assistant Professor, Chiild & Adolescent Psychiatry

Qualifications Obtained (Primary & Postgraduate):

Qualification

Name of University / College

Country of Qualification

Year Obtained

Fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

USA

Dec 2008-

Nov 2010

Residency in Psychiatry

Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

USA

Jul 2006-

Nov 2008

Internship in Internal Medicine and Psychiatry

Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

USA

July 2005- June 2006

Doctorate of Medicine

Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

USA

May 2005

Bachelor of Science in Biology

East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

-Magna Cum Laude

-University Honors

USA

Dec 1999

Honors Exchange Program

University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Australia

Jun 1999- Dec 1999

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

Dates

June 2012 – June 2013

Position Title

Child Psychiatrist at the Carilion Clinic/Virginia Tech SOM

Responsibilities

Inpatient, outpatient and consult/liaison care for an academic institution.Involved in teaching fellows, residents and medical students on a weekly basis.

Facility

Carilion Clinic/ Roanoke Memorial Hospital

City/State

Roanoke, Virginia

Country

USA

Dates

Jan 2011 – April 2012

Position Title

Senior Medical Officer, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist for Whanganui District Health Board Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services.

Responsibilities

Primary Child Psychiatrist for a health district of about 70,000 people in New Zealand.Responsible physician for clients below twenty years old in inpatient, outpatient, and consult and liaison settings.Involved in supervision of registrar and junior medical officers.

Facility

Whanganui District Health Board

City/State

Whanganui

Country

New Zealand

Dates

Jun 2010 – Jan 2011

Position Title

Locums Doctor

Responsibilities

Moonlighting duties – Weekend and weeknight coverage of 28 bed inpatient unit.Responsible for new admissions and following the patients on the unit daily on weekends.

Facility

Roanoke Chowan Hospital Behavioral Health Science Unit

City/State

Ahoskie, NC

Country

United States

LICENSES

North Carolina Medical License – Number 2009-00479  (April 2009)

Virginia Medical License – Number 0101251692 (April 2012)

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) – Gen Psych #62322 (April 2011)

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) – C&A Psych #7801 (November 2012)

Certified EMT - Intermediate Certification (1999 - pass)

Certified EMT- Basic Certification (1998 - pass)

HONORS AND AWARDS

ACCAP Systems of Care Scholarship Recipient  (2010)

1st Place - Poster Session, NC Psychiatric Assoc. State Meeting (2009)

Resident Physician of the Year, BSOM, Department of Psychiatry (2008)

Brody Scholarship Recipient (Full Scholastic Scholarship, 2000)    

University and General Honors at East Carolina University  (1999)

Honors Foreign Exchange Program at East Carolina University  (1999)

Rivers Scholarship Recipient for Foreign Exchange (1999)

University Scholarship Recipient at East Carolina University (1996)

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

Member of Wellington, New Zealand Regional Peer Review Group  (2011 - 2012)

North Carolina Council of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry - MIT Member  (2008 - 2010)

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residency Training Committee  (2008 - 2010)

Resident Co-director of M1 and M2 Psychiatric Courses, BSOM  (2007 - 2008)

Lecturer for M1 Behavioral Science Course (2007 - 2008)

Psychiatry Educational Curriculum Committee (2007 - 2008)

General Medical Educational Resident Committee (2006 - 2007)

Volunteer EMT-I at Stoney Creek Fire and Rescue (1500+ hours) (1998 - 2003)

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry  (2008 - 2013)

American Psychiatric Association (2004 - 2013)

North Carolina Association of Rescue and EMS (1998 - 2003)

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

Efficacy of an Online/Interactive Multimedia Preoperative Class on  Surgical Induced Anxiety  (2008 - 2009)

Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Undergraduate Thesis (1998 -1999)

    Effects of Progesterone on Baroreflex Sensitivity

PRESENTATIONS AND PUBLICATIONS

Management of the School Refusing Child – Chapter of case book (April 2013)

Symposium Speaker and Participant at American Psychiatric Association Meeting, (May 2012)

Grand Rounds, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University (October 2010)

    ADHD and Environmental Exposure

Resident Guide: AACAP Systems-Based Practice Tool Kit ( November 2009)

Poster Presentation for North Carolina Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting  (September 2009)

    Effects of an Interactive, Computerized Virtual Tour on Preoperative

    Anxiety in Pediatric Patients and their Parents

Eastern Area Health Education Center: Behavior and Misbehavior (May 2009)

    A Day of Conduct Problems
 
Grand Rounds, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University (November 2007)

    Binge Eating Disorder, A Review

Poster Presentation for North Carolina Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting (September 2008)

    Binge Eating Disorder, Demographic and Co-morbidity Study

Poster Presentation for North Carolina Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting (September 2007)

    Anorexia Nervosa and Modern Psycho-pharmacotherapy, a Literature Review