Alex Han Cho, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Affiliate, Duke Global Health Institute
Campus mail 3100 Tower Blvd, Suite 600, Box 80, Durham, NC 27707
Phone (919) 419-5049
Email address alex.cho@duke.edu

Population health; telehealth; primary care; implementation science; applied genomics; health behavior; patient self-management; health policy.

Education and Training

  • Primary Care Resident, Medicine, New York University, 2001 - 2004
  • M.B.A., Duke University, 2007
  • M.D., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, 2001

Publications

Haga, Susanne B., Nancy M Allen LaPointe, Alex Cho, Shelby D. Reed, Rachel Mills, Jivan Moaddeb, and Geoffrey S. Ginsburg. “Pilot study of pharmacist-assisted delivery of pharmacogenetic testing in a primary care setting.” Pharmacogenomics 15, no. 13 (September 2014): 1677–86. https://doi.org/10.2217/pgs.14.109.

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25410893
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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

Dzau, Victor J., Ziggy Yoediono, William F. Ellaissi, and Alex H. Cho. “Fostering innovation in medicine and health care: what must academic health centers do?” Acad Med 88, no. 10 (October 2013): 1424–29. https://doi.org/10.1097/ACM.0b013e3182a32fc2.

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23969357
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Dzau, Victor J., Alex Cho, William Ellaissi, Ziggy Yoediono, Devdutta Sangvai, Bimal Shah, David Zaas, and Krishna Udayakumar. “Transforming academic health centers for an uncertain future.” N Engl J Med 369, no. 11 (September 12, 2013): 991–93. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJMp1302374.

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24024835
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Vorderstrasse, Allison A., Alex Cho, Corrine I. Voils, Lori A. Orlando, and Geoffrey S. Ginsburg. “Clinical utility of genetic risk testing in primary care: the example of Type 2 diabetes.” Per Med 10, no. 6 (August 2013): 549–63. https://doi.org/10.2217/pme.13.47.

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29776196
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Orlando, L. A., and A. H. cho. “Clinical Implementation of Genomic Medicine in Primary Care.” In Genomic and Personalized Medicine, edited by G. S. ginsburg and H. willard. San Diego, CA: Academic Press, 2012.

Scholars@Duke

Voils, Corrine I., Cynthia J. Coffman, David Edelman, Matthew L. Maciejewski, Janet M. Grubber, Azita Sadeghpour, Alex Cho, et al. “Examining the impact of genetic testing for type 2 diabetes on health behaviors: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial.” Trials 13 (August 1, 2012): 121. https://doi.org/10.1186/1745-6215-13-121.

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22852560
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Cho, Alex H., Ley A. Killeya-Jones, Sunil Suchindran, Julianne M. O’Daniel, Kensaku Kawamoto, Susanne Haga, Joseph E. Lucas, Gloria M. Trujillo, Scott Joy, and Geoffrey S. Ginsburg. “PRELIMINARY OUTCOMES OF GENETIC RISK TESTING IN PRIMARY CARE FOR COMMON DNA VARIANTS ASSOCIATED WITH TYPE 2 DIABETES.” Journal of General Internal Medicine 27 (July 1, 2012): S278–S278.

Scholars@Duke

Cho, Alex H., Ley A. Killeya-Jones, Julianne M. O’Daniel, Kensaku Kawamoto, Patrick Gallagher, Susanne Haga, Joseph E. Lucas, Gloria M. Trujillo, Scott V. Joy, and Geoffrey S. Ginsburg. “Effect of genetic testing for risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus on health behaviors and outcomes: study rationale, development and design.” Bmc Health Serv Res 12 (January 18, 2012): 16. https://doi.org/10.1186/1472-6963-12-16.

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22257365
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