Karen Sue St. Claire
Professor of Pediatrics

Areas of Interest:
Interests include:
-child abuse and neglect prevention (Period of Purple Crying
prevention program for Shaken Baby Syndrome),
-community response to child abuse/neglect,
-inflicted and accidental traumatic brain injury,
-medical training in child abuse and neglect
-likelihood of disclosure to a doctor in the exam room versus
disclosure through separate diagnostic interview,
-medical standards and quality assurance in abuse/neglect medical
-relationship of disclosure pattern and content between children
having significant physical findings and those with normal exams
for sexual and physical maltreatment

Office Hours

Monday through Friday:  8:30a.m. to 6:00p.m. (includes time in clinic)

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Contact Information

  • 4020 N Roxboro Rd, Durham, NC 27704
  • Box 3675 Med Ctr, Durham, NC 27710

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