Christopher Vine Plowe, MD

Professor of Medicine
Director, Duke Global Health Institute
Research Professor of Global Health
Professor in the Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Email address chris.plowe@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Clinical Infectious Diseases Fellowship, Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1994 - 1995
  • Clinical & Research Associate, NIAID, Laboratory Of Malaria Research, National Institutes of Health, 1991 - 1994
  • Internal Medicine Chief Resident, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1990 - 1991
  • International Fellows Program, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1989 - 1990
  • Internal Medicine Internship and Residency, Columbia University, 1986 - 1989
  • M.P.H., Columbia University, 1991
  • M.D., Weill Cornell Medical College, 1986

Publications

Venkatesan, Meera, Nahla B. Gadalla, Kasia Stepniewska, Prabin Dahal, Christian Nsanzabana, Clarissa Moriera, Ric N. Price, et al. “Polymorphisms in Plasmodium falciparum chloroquine resistance transporter and multidrug resistance 1 genes: parasite risk factors that affect treatment outcomes for P. falciparum malaria after artemether-lumefantrine and artesunate-amodiaquine..” Am J Trop Med Hyg 91, no. 4 (October 2014): 833–43. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.14-0031.

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25048375
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Coulibaly, Drissa, Mark A. Travassos, Abdoulaye K. Kone, Youssouf Tolo, Matthew B. Laurens, Karim Traore, Issa Diarra, et al. “Stable malaria incidence despite scaling up control strategies in a malaria vaccine-testing site in Mali..” Malar J 13 (September 19, 2014). https://doi.org/10.1186/1475-2875-13-374.

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Shekalaghe, Seif, Mastidia Rutaihwa, Peter F. Billingsley, Mwajuma Chemba, Claudia A. Daubenberger, Eric R. James, Maximillian Mpina, et al. “Controlled human malaria infection of Tanzanians by intradermal injection of aseptic, purified, cryopreserved Plasmodium falciparum sporozoites..” Am J Trop Med Hyg 91, no. 3 (September 2014): 471–80. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.14-0119.

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25070995
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Jacob, Christopher G., John C. Tan, Becky A. Miller, Asako Tan, Shannon Takala-Harrison, Michael T. Ferdig, and Christopher V. Plowe. “A microarray platform and novel SNP calling algorithm to evaluate Plasmodium falciparum field samples of low DNA quantity..” Bmc Genomics 15 (August 26, 2014). https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2164-15-719.

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Gilliams, Elizabeth A., Jibreel Jumare, Cassidy W. Claassen, Phillip C. Thesing, Osward M. Nyirenda, Fraction K. Dzinjalamala, Terrie Taylor, Christopher V. Plowe, LaRee A. Tracy, and Miriam K. Laufer. “Chloroquine-azithromycin combination antimalarial treatment decreases risk of respiratory- and gastrointestinal-tract infections in Malawian children..” J Infect Dis 210, no. 4 (August 15, 2014): 585–92. https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiu171.

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Ashley, Elizabeth A., Mehul Dhorda, Rick M. Fairhurst, Chanaki Amaratunga, Parath Lim, Seila Suon, Sokunthea Sreng, et al. “Spread of artemisinin resistance in Plasmodium falciparum malaria..” N Engl J Med 371, no. 5 (July 31, 2014): 411–23. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJMoa1314981.

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25075834
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Kayentao, Kassoum, Etienne A. Guirou, Ogobara K. Doumbo, Meera Venkatesan, Christopher V. Plowe, Teresa L. Parsons, Craig W. Hendrix, and Myaing M. Nyunt. “Preliminary study of quinine pharmacokinetics in pregnant women with malaria-HIV co-infection..” Am J Trop Med Hyg 90, no. 3 (March 2014): 530–34. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.13-0655.

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24420779
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Mita, Toshihiro, Jun Ohashi, Meera Venkatesan, Aung Swi Prue Marma, Masatoshi Nakamura, Christopher V. Plowe, and Kazuyuki Tanabe. “Ordered accumulation of mutations conferring resistance to sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine in the Plasmodium falciparum parasite..” J Infect Dis 209, no. 1 (January 1, 2014): 130–39. https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jit415.

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23922363
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Plowe, Christopher V. “The Jeremiah Metzger lecture: new additions to the toolbox for global malaria eradication..” Trans Am Clin Climatol Assoc 125 (2014): 271–80.

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25125744
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