Aimee Kirsch Zaas, MD

Professor of Medicine
Campus mail 2301 Erwin Rd, Box 3182, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 681-1464
Email address

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


Le, Dung, and Aimee Zaas. “Cases from the Osler Medical Service at Johns Hopkins University. Left atrial myxoma.” Am J Med 113, no. 8 (December 1, 2002): 694–96.

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Zaas, Aimee K., Xiaoyan Song, Pamela Tucker, and Trish M. Perl. “Risk factors for development of vancomycin-resistant enterococcal bloodstream infection in patients with cancer who are colonized with vancomycin-resistant enterococci.” Clin Infect Dis 35, no. 10 (November 15, 2002): 1139–46.

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Zaas, A., P. Scheel, A. Venbrux, and D. B. Hellmann. “Large artery vasculitis following recombinant hepatitis B vaccination: 2 cases.” J Rheumatol 28, no. 5 (May 2001): 1116–20.


Zaas, A. K., X. Y. Song, T. M. Perl, and P. C. Tucker. “Nosocomial vancomycin-resistant enterococcal blood stream infection (VRE-BSI) development in oncology patients colonized with vancomycin-resistant Enterococci(VRE-C).” Clinical Infectious Diseases 31, no. 1 (July 1, 2000): 278–278.


Campbell, Elizabeth A., Matthew J. Crowley, Benjamin J. Powers, Linda L. Sanders, Maren K. Olsen, Susanne Danus, Diana B. McNeill, and Aimee K. Zaas. “Diabetes Quality of Care Before and After Implementation of a Resident Clinic Practice Partnership System.” Am J Med Qual 32, no. 1 (n.d.): 66–72.

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