Aimee Kirsch Zaas, MD

Professor of Medicine
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

McClain, Micah T., Bradly P. Nicholson, Lawrence P. Park, Tzu-Yu Liu, Alfred O. Hero, Ephraim L. Tsalik, Aimee K. Zaas, et al. “A Genomic Signature of Influenza Infection Shows Potential for Presymptomatic Detection, Guiding Early Therapy, and Monitoring Clinical Responses.” Open Forum Infect Dis 3, no. 1 (January 2016): ofw007. https://doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofw007.

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26933666
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Tsalik, Ephraim L., Micah McClain, and Aimee K. Zaas. “Moving toward prime time: host signatures for diagnosis of respiratory infections.” J Infect Dis 212, no. 2 (July 15, 2015): 173–75. https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiv032.

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25637349
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Boggan, Joel C., Vaishali A. Patel, and Aimee K. Zaas. “A BLAST FROM THE PAST: RESIDENT AND FACULTY ATTITUDES WITH RE-INSTITUTION OF 24+4-HOUR CALL AT ONE MEDICAL CENTER.” In Journal of General Internal Medicine, 30:S482–S482. SPRINGER, 2015.

Scholars@Duke

Meade, Lauren B., Kathleen A. Heist, Ron Jones, Cheryl O’Malley, Kenji Yamazaki, and Aimee K. Zaas. “A SAFE AND EFFECTIVE DISCHARGE CURRICULUM IMPLEMENTED IN ELEVEN INTERNAL MEDICINE PROGRAMS OF THE EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH OUTCOMES COLLABORATIVE.” In Journal of General Internal Medicine, 30:S486–S486. SPRINGER, 2015.

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Willett, Lisa L., Andrew J. Halvorsen, Michael Adams, Vineet M. Arora, Karen Chacko, Furman S. McDonald, Amy Oxentenko, Sara L. Swenson, Aimee K. Zaas, and Saima Chaudhry. “DECLINING PASS RATES OF THE AMERICAN BOARD OF INTERNAL MEDICINE CERTIFICATION EXAMINATION: PROGRAM DIRECTORS' PERSPECTIVES.” In Journal of General Internal Medicine, 30:S131–32. SPRINGER, 2015.

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Rose, Jason J., Deepak Voora, Derek D. Cyr, Joseph E. Lucas, Aimee K. Zaas, Christopher W. Woods, L Kristin Newby, William E. Kraus, and Geoffrey S. Ginsburg. “Gene Expression Profiles Link Respiratory Viral Infection, Platelet Response to Aspirin, and Acute Myocardial Infarction.” Plos One 10, no. 7 (2015): e0132259. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0132259.

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26193668
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Zaas, Aimee K., Bronwen H. Garner, Ephraim L. Tsalik, Thomas Burke, Christopher W. Woods, and Geoffrey S. Ginsburg. “The current epidemiology and clinical decisions surrounding acute respiratory infections.” Trends Mol Med 20, no. 10 (October 2014): 579–88. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.molmed.2014.08.001.

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25201713
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Boggan, Joel C., George Cheely, Bimal R. Shah, Randy Heffelfinger, Deanna Springall, Samantha M. Thomas, Aimee Zaas, and Jonathan Bae. “A Novel Approach to Practice-Based Learning and Improvement Using a Web-Based Audit and Feedback Module.” J Grad Med Educ 6, no. 3 (September 2014): 541–46. https://doi.org/10.4300/JGME-D-14-00016.1.

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26279782
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Kraft, Bryan D., Claude A. Piantadosi, Ashlee M. Benjamin, Joseph E. Lucas, Aimee K. Zaas, Marisol Betancourt-Quiroz, Christopher W. Woods, et al. “Development of a novel preclinical model of pneumococcal pneumonia in nonhuman primates.” Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 50, no. 5 (May 2014): 995–1004. https://doi.org/10.1165/rcmb.2013-0340OC.

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24328793
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Cho, Alex H., Mark Dakkak, Adia K. Ross, Wei Duan-Porter, Lynn Bowlby, Daniella A. Zipkin, Lawrence Greenblatt, et al. “REDESIGNTNG A RESIDENT CONTINUITY CLINIC TO PROVIDE EFFECTIVE POPULATION HEALTH MANAGEMENT.” In Journal of General Internal Medicine, 29:S494–S494. SPRINGER, 2014.

Scholars@Duke

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