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

Xing, Z., B. Nicholson, M. Jimenez, T. Veldman, L. Hudson, J. Lucas, D. Dunson, et al. “Bayesian modeling of temporal properties of infectious disease in a college student population.” Journal of Applied Statistics 41, no. 6 (January 1, 2014): 1358–82. https://doi.org/10.1080/02664763.2013.870138.

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McClain, Micah T., Lawrence P. Park, Bradly Nicholson, Timothy Veldman, Aimee K. Zaas, Ron Turner, Robert Lambkin-Williams, Anthony S. Gilbert, Geoffrey S. Ginsburg, and Christopher W. Woods. “Longitudinal analysis of leukocyte differentials in peripheral blood of patients with acute respiratory viral infections.” J Clin Virol 58, no. 4 (December 2013): 689–95. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcv.2013.09.015.

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24140015
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Zaas, Aimee K., Thomas Burke, Minhua Chen, Micah McClain, Bradly Nicholson, Timothy Veldman, Ephraim L. Tsalik, et al. “A host-based RT-PCR gene expression signature to identify acute respiratory viral infection.” Sci Transl Med 5, no. 203 (September 18, 2013): 203ra126. https://doi.org/10.1126/scitranslmed.3006280.

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24048524
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Meade, Lauren B., Kelly J. Caverzagie, Susan R. Swing, Ron R. Jones, Cheryl W. O’Malley, Kenji Yamazaki, and Aimee K. Zaas. “Playing with curricular milestones in the educational sandbox: Q-sort results from an internal medicine educational collaborative.” Acad Med 88, no. 8 (August 2013): 1142–48. https://doi.org/10.1097/ACM.0b013e31829a3967.

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23807106
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Wang, Hsin-Neng, Andrew M. Fales, Aimee K. Zaas, Christopher W. Woods, Thomas Burke, Geoffrey S. Ginsburg, and Tuan Vo-Dinh. “Surface-enhanced Raman scattering molecular sentinel nanoprobes for viral infection diagnostics.” Anal Chim Acta 786 (July 5, 2013): 153–58. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aca.2013.05.017.

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23790305
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Bazot, Cécile, Nicolas Dobigeon, Jean-Yves Tourneret, Aimee K. Zaas, Geoffrey S. Ginsburg, and Alfred O. Hero. “Unsupervised Bayesian linear unmixing of gene expression microarrays.” Bmc Bioinformatics 14 (March 19, 2013): 99. https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2105-14-99.

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23506672
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Ahn, Sun Hee, Ephraim L. Tsalik, Derek D. Cyr, Yurong Zhang, Jennifer C. van Velkinburgh, Raymond J. Langley, Seth W. Glickman, et al. “Gene expression-based classifiers identify Staphylococcus aureus infection in mice and humans.” Plos One 8, no. 1 (2013): e48979. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0048979.

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23326304
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Xing, Z., B. Nicholson, M. Jimenez, T. Veldman, L. Hudson, J. Lucas, D. Dunson, et al. “Bayesian modeling of temporal properties of infectious disease in a college student population.” Journal of Applied Statistics, 2013.

Scholars@Duke

Woods, Christopher W., Micah T. McClain, Minhua Chen, Aimee K. Zaas, Bradly P. Nicholson, Jay Varkey, Timothy Veldman, et al. “A host transcriptional signature for presymptomatic detection of infection in humans exposed to influenza H1N1 or H3N2.” Plos One 8, no. 1 (2013): e52198. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0052198.

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23326326
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