Ann Julia Brown, MD

Professor of Medicine
Vice Dean for Faculty
Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Campus mail 268 Baker House, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 684-5002
Email address ann.brown@duke.edu

Dr. Brown's work focuses on career development for faculty. In her Vice Dean role, she spearheads the creation of innovative resources to support faculty success, including seminars, and workshops. She oversees the Appointments, Promotions and Tenure Office, the Mentor Training Program, a program for mentoring faculty under-represented in medicine, and the School of Medicine Executive Coaching Program.  she is the PI for the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Fund to Retain Clinical Scientists. She established the Professionalism Initiative, an ongoing initiative designed to support faculty professionalism and conflict management. See http://medschool.duke.edu/faculty/office-faculty-development. Her clinical interests include polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), insulin resistance, and the prevention and treatment of type 2 diabetes.

Education and Training

  • Fellow in Endocrinology, Medicine, Duke University, 1991 - 1993
  • Resident, Medicine, Yale University, 1989 - 1991
  • Intern, Ob Gyn, Yale University, 1988 - 1989
  • M.D., Stanford University, 1988

Publications

Jones, Rochelle D., Jacquelyn Miller, C Ann Vitous, Chris Krenz, Kathleen T. Brady, Ann J. Brown, Gail L. Daumit, et al. “From Stigma to Validation: A Qualitative Assessment of a Novel National Program to Improve Retention of Physician-Scientists with Caregiving Responsibilities.” J Womens Health (Larchmt) 29, no. 12 (December 2020): 1547–58. https://doi.org/10.1089/jwh.2019.7999.

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32286931
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Jones, Rochelle D., Jacquelyn Miller, C Ann Vitous, Chris Krenz, Kathleen T. Brady, Ann J. Brown, Gail L. Daumit, et al. “The Most Valuable Resource Is Time: Insights From a Novel National Program to Improve Retention of Physician-Scientists With Caregiving Responsibilities.” Acad Med 94, no. 11 (November 2019): 1746–56. https://doi.org/10.1097/ACM.0000000000002903.

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31348060
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Jagsi, Reshma, Rochelle D. Jones, Kent A. Griffith, Kathleen T. Brady, Ann J. Brown, Randal D. Davis, Amelia F. Drake, et al. “An Innovative Program to Support Gender Equity and Success in Academic Medicine: Early Experiences From the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation's Fund to Retain Clinical Scientists.” Ann Intern Med 169, no. 2 (July 17, 2018): 128–30. https://doi.org/10.7326/M17-2676.

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29554690
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Freel, Stephanie A., Paige C. Smith, Ebony N. Burns, Joanna B. Downer, Ann J. Brown, and Mark W. Dewhirst. “Multidisciplinary Mentoring Programs to Enhance Junior Faculty Research Grant Success.” Acad Med 92, no. 10 (October 2017): 1410–15. https://doi.org/10.1097/ACM.0000000000001620.

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28272113
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Kelley, Carly E., Ann J. Brown, and Tracy L. Setji. “Screening for glucose intolerance in polycystic ovary syndrome: hemoglobin A1C, fasting blood glucose or oral glucose tolerance test?” Expert Rev Endocrinol Metab 9, no. 6 (November 2014): 671–83. https://doi.org/10.1586/17446651.2014.941814.

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30736203
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Kelley, Carly E., Ann J. Brown, Anna Mae Diehl, and Tracy L. Setji. “Review of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in women with polycystic ovary syndrome.” World J Gastroenterol 20, no. 39 (October 21, 2014): 14172–84. https://doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v20.i39.14172.

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25339805
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Kelley, Carly E., Anna Beth Barton, Manal Abdelmalek, Ann Julia Brown, and Tracy Lynn Setji. “Liver Cirrhosis Secondary to Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in a Patient with Hypopituitarism after Craniopharyngioma Resection.” Endocrine Reviews 35, no. 3 (June 1, 2014).

Scholars@Duke

Mets, Marilyn B., Ann Brown, Andrew P. Doan, Ruth D. Williams, Richard Mills, Jay C. Erie, Ronald Gross, and Ronald Council of the American Ophthalmological Society. “The ophthalmologist of the future.” Arch Ophthalmol 130, no. 9 (September 2012): 1190–94. https://doi.org/10.1001/archophthalmol.2012.996.

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22965596
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