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Sharla Marie Rent

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatrics, Neonatology
DUMC 102509, Durham, NC 27710
2400 Pratt Street, 8th Floor, Durham, NC 27705


Sharla Rent is a neonatologist and an affiliate of the Duke Global Health Institute. Her research focuses on perinatal bereavement, stigma surrounding stillbirth or neonatal death, neonatal resuscitation in low-resource settings, and database analysis of perinatal outcomes.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics · 2021 - Present Pediatrics, Neonatology, Pediatrics
Assistant Research Professor of Global Health · 2023 - Present Duke Global Health Institute, University Institutes and Centers

Education, Training & Certifications

Loyola University of Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine · 2013 M.D.