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

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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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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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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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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Gandhi, Kavita, Mahamadou A. Thera, Drissa Coulibaly, Karim Traoré, Ando B. Guindo, Amed Ouattara, Shannon Takala-Harrison, Andrea A. Berry, Ogobara K. Doumbo, and Christopher V. Plowe. “Variation in the circumsporozoite protein of Plasmodium falciparum: vaccine development implications..” Plos One 9, no. 7 (2014). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0101783.

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Murphy, Sean C., Cornelus C. Hermsen, Alexander D. Douglas, Nick J. Edwards, Ines Petersen, Gary A. Fahle, Matthew Adams, et al. “External quality assurance of malaria nucleic acid testing for clinical trials and eradication surveillance..” Plos One 9, no. 5 (2014). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0097398.

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Travassos, Mark A., Amadou Niangaly, Jason A. Bailey, Amed Ouattara, Drissa Coulibaly, Matthew B. Laurens, Jozelyn Pablo, et al. “Seroreactivity to Plasmodium falciparum erythrocyte membrane protein 1 intracellular domain in malaria-exposed children and adults..” J Infect Dis 208, no. 9 (November 1, 2013): 1514–19. https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jit339.

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Venkatesan, M., M. Alifrangis, C. Roper, and C. V. Plowe. “Monitoring antifolate resistance in intermittent preventive therapy for malaria.” Trends in Parasitology 29, no. 10 (October 1, 2013): 497–504. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pt.2013.07.008.

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Khattak, Aamer A., Meera Venkatesan, Lubna Khatoon, Amed Ouattara, Leo J. Kenefic, Muhammad F. Nadeem, Farida Nighat, Salman A. Malik, and Christopher V. Plowe. “Prevalence and patterns of antifolate and chloroquine drug resistance markers in Plasmodium vivax across Pakistan..” Malar J 12 (September 5, 2013). https://doi.org/10.1186/1475-2875-12-310.

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