Elvin Thomaseo Burton

Assistant Professor
Pediatrics-Obesity

Office: 452R LE BONHEUR RESEARCH CENTER
50 NORTH DUNLAP STREET
MEMPHIS TN 381032893
Tel: (901) 287-6292
eburto10@uthsc.edu

Education

  • Ph.D., Purdue University, Clinical Psychology
  • M.P.H., Purdue University, Community Health
  • M.S., Purdue University, Clinical Psychology
  • B.S., Jackson State University, Psychology

My Current CV

Clinical Care Specialty/Interest

 Healthy Lifestyle Clinic, Le Bonheur Children''s Hospital

Publications

  1. Thomaseo Burton, E, Jones, TL, Smith, WA, Han, JC. Psychosocial Functioning After One Year of Interdisciplinary Pediatric Weight Management. Behav Med, 1-8, 2019.
  2. Burton, ET, Wilder, T, Beech, BM, Bruce, MA. Associations Among Caregiver Feeding Practices and Blood Pressure in African American Adolescents: The Jackson Heart KIDS Study. Fam Community Health, 42 (2), 133-139, 2019.
  3. Bruce, MA, Beech, BM, Wilder, T, Burton, ET, Sheats, JL, Norris, KC, Thorpe, RJ. Religiosity and Excess Weight Among African-American Adolescents: The Jackson Heart KIDS Study. J Relig Health, 2019.
  4. Pluhar, EI, Kamody, RC, Sanchez, J, Thurston, IB, Thomaseo Burton, E. Description of an intervention to treat binge-eating behaviors among adolescents: Applying the Template for Intervention Descriptions and Replication. Int J Eat Disord, 51 (10), 1128-1133, 2018.
  5. Kamody, RC, Thurston, IB, Pluhar, EI, Han, JC, Burton, ET. Implementing a condensed dialectical behavior therapy skills group for binge-eating behaviors in adolescents. Eat Weight Disord, 2018.
  6. Burton, ET, Smith, WA, Thurston, IB, Gray, E, Perry, V, Jogal, S, Han, JC. Interdisciplinary Management of Pediatric Obesity: Lessons Learned in the Midsouth. Clin Pediatr (Phila), 57 (5), 509-518, 2018.
  7. Zenlea, IS, Milliren, C, Herel, S, Thomaseo Burton, E, Askins, N, Ludwig, DS, Rhodes, ET. Outcomes from an orientation model to reduce attrition in paediatric weight management. Clin Obes, 6 (5), 313-20, 2016.
  8. Flittner O'Grady, A, Thomaseo Burton, E, Chawla, N, Topp, D, MacDermid Wadsworth, S. Evaluation of a Multimedia Intervention for Children and Families Facing Multiple Military Deployments. J Prim Prev, 37 (1), 53-70, 2016.
  9. Zenlea, IS, Burton, ET, Askins, N, Pluhar, EI, Rhodes, ET. The Burden of Psychosocial Stressors and Urgent Mental Health Problems in a Pediatric Weight Management Program. Clin Pediatr (Phila), 54 (13), 1247-56, 2015.
  10. Zenlea, IS, Burton, ET, Askins, N, Milliren, CE, Thompson-Brenner, H, Rhodes, ET. Binge Eating at the Start of a Pediatric Weight Management Program. Clin Pediatr (Phila), 54 (6), 585-8, 2015.
  11. Walker, DI, Cardin, JF, Chawla, N, Topp, D, Burton, T, Macdermid Wadsworth, S. Effectiveness of a multimedia outreach kit for families of wounded veterans. Disabil Health J, 7 (2), 216-25, 2014.
  12. Bynum, MS, Burton, ET, Best, C. Racism experiences and psychological functioning in African American college freshmen: is racial socialization a buffer. Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol, 13 (1), 64-71, 2007.