Aimee Kirsch Zaas, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Assistant Professor of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Campus mail 2301 Erwin Rd, Box 3182, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 681-1464
Email address aimee.zaas@duke.edu

Medical education
Genomic applications for diagnosis of infectious diseases
Genomic applications for prediction of infectious diseases

Education and Training

  • Fellow in Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Duke University, 2003 - 2004
  • Fellow in Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Duke University, 2001 - 2002
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1998 - 2001
  • M.D., Northwestern University, 1998

Publications

Campbell, EA, Crowley, MJ, Powers, BJ, Sanders, LL, Olsen, MK, Danus, S, McNeill, DB, and Zaas, AK. "Diabetes Quality of Care Before and After Implementation of a Resident Clinic Practice Partnership System." American journal of medical quality : the official journal of the American College of Medical Quality 32, no. 1 (January 2017): 66-72.

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26602515
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Dotters-Katz, S, Hargett, CW, Zaas, AK, and Criscione-Schreiber, LG. "What motivates residents to teach? The Attitudes in Clinical Teaching study." Medical Education 50, no. 7 (July 2016): 768-777.

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27295481
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Willett, LL, Halvorsen, AJ, Adams, M, Chacko, KM, Chaudhry, S, McDonald, FS, Oxentenko, AS, Swenson, SL, Zaas, A, and Arora, VM. "Factors Associated with Declining Residency Program Pass Rates on the ABIM Certification Examination." The American journal of medicine 129, no. 7 (July 2016): 759-765.

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27086497
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Suddarth, KH, Jones, RR, O'Malley, CW, Paje, D, Yamazaki, K, Zaas, AK, and Meade, LB. "Implementation of Milestones-Based Assessment for a Safe and Effective Discharge." The American journal of medicine 129, no. 6 (June 2016): 640-646.

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26901111
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Meade, LB, Suddarth, KH, Jones, RR, Zaas, AK, Albanese, T, Yamazaki, K, and O'Malley, CW. "Patients, Nurses, and Physicians Working Together to Develop a Discharge Entrustable Professional Activity Assessment Tool." Academic Medicine : Journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges (April 19, 2016).

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27097051
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Husain, S, Sole, A, Alexander, BD, Aslam, S, Avery, R, Benden, C, Billaud, EM, Chambers, D, Danziger-Isakov, L, Fedson, S, Gould, K, Gregson, A, Grossi, P, Hadjiliadis, D, Hopkins, P, Luong, M-L, Marriott, DJE, Monforte, V, Muñoz, P, Pasqualotto, AC, Roman, A, Silveira, FP, Teuteberg, J, Weigt, S, Zaas, AK, Zuckerman, A, and Morrissey, O. "The 2015 International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation Guidelines for the management of fungal infections in mechanical circulatory support and cardiothoracic organ transplant recipients: Executive summary." The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation : the Official Publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation 35, no. 3 (March 2016): 261-282.

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26970469
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Liu, T-Y, Burke, T, Park, LP, Woods, CW, Zaas, AK, Ginsburg, GS, and Hero, AO. "An individualized predictor of health and disease using paired reference and target samples." Bmc Bioinformatics 17 (January 22, 2016): 47-null.

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26801061
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McClain, MT, Nicholson, BP, Park, LP, Liu, T-Y, Hero, AO, Tsalik, EL, Zaas, AK, Veldman, T, Hudson, LL, Lambkin-Williams, R, Gilbert, A, Burke, T, Nichols, M, Ginsburg, GS, and Woods, CW. "A Genomic Signature of Influenza Infection Shows Potential for Presymptomatic Detection, Guiding Early Therapy, and Monitoring Clinical Responses." Open Forum Infectious Diseases 3, no. 1 (January 19, 2016): ofw007-null.

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26933666
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Tsalik, EL, Henao, R, Nichols, M, Burke, T, Ko, ER, McClain, MT, Hudson, LL, Mazur, A, Freeman, DH, Veldman, T, Langley, RJ, Quackenbush, EB, Glickman, SW, Cairns, CB, Jaehne, AK, Rivers, EP, Otero, RM, Zaas, AK, Kingsmore, SF, Lucas, J, Fowler, VG, Carin, L, Ginsburg, GS, and Woods, CW. "Host gene expression classifiers diagnose acute respiratory illness etiology." Science Translational Medicine 8, no. 322 (January 2016): 322ra11-null.

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26791949
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Tsalik, EL, McClain, M, and Zaas, AK. "Moving toward prime time: host signatures for diagnosis of respiratory infections." The Journal of infectious diseases 212, no. 2 (July 2015): 173-175.

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25637349
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