Christopher Wildrick Woods, MD

Professor of Medicine
Associate Director of Duke Center for Applied Genomics and Precision Medicine
Research Professor of Global Health
Professor in Pathology
Campus mail 310 Trent Drive, Duke Box #90519, Durham, NC 27708
Phone (919) 668-7174
Email address chris.woods@duke.edu

1. Emerging Infections
2. Global Health
3. Epidemiology of infectious diseases
4. Clinical microbiology and diagnostics
5. Bioterrorism Preparedness
6. Surveillance for communicable diseases
7. Antimicrobial resistance

Education and Training

  • Fellow in Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Duke University, 2001 - 2002
  • Fellow in Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Duke University, 1999 - 2000
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, Duke University, 1994 - 1997
  • M.D., Duke University, 1994

Publications

Bodinayake, Champica K., L Gayani Tillekeratne, Ajith Nagahawatte, Vasantha Devasiri, Wasantha Kodikara Arachichi, John J. Strouse, October M. Sessions, et al. “Emergence of Epidemic Dengue-1 Virus in the Southern Province of Sri Lanka.” Plos Negl Trop Dis 10, no. 10 (October 2016): e0004995. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0004995.

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27711206
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Reller, Megan E., Aravinda M. de Silva, Jeremy J. Miles, Ramesh S. Jadi, Anne Broadwater, Katie Walker, Christopher Woods, Orlando Mayorga, and Armando Matute. “Unsuspected Dengue as a Cause of Acute Febrile Illness in Children and Adults in Western Nicaragua.” Plos Negl Trop Dis 10, no. 10 (October 2016): e0005026. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0005026.

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27792777
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Berry, Scott M., Elizabeth A. Petzold, Peter Dull, Nathan M. Thielman, Coleen K. Cunningham, Micah T. McClain, David L. Hoover, James Russell, John McLeod Griffiss, and Christopher W. Woods. “Response.” Clin Trials 13, no. 5 (October 2016): 568–69. https://doi.org/10.1177/1740774516654446.

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27365016
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Tillekeratne, L Gayani, Dhammika Vidanagama, Rashmi Tippalagama, Rashmi Lewkebandara, Maria Joyce, Bradly P. Nicholson, Ajith Nagahawatte, Champica K. Bodinayake, Aruna Dharshan De Silva, and Christopher W. Woods. “Extended-spectrum ß-Lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae as a Common Cause of Urinary Tract Infections in Sri Lanka.” Infect Chemother 48, no. 3 (September 2016): 160–65. https://doi.org/10.3947/ic.2016.48.3.160.

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27704730
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Katrak, Shereen, Lawrence P. Park, Christopher Woods, Andrew Muir, Charles Hicks, and Susanna Naggie. “Patterns of Healthcare Utilization Among Veterans Infected With Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) and Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Coinfected With HIV/HCV: Unique Burdens of Disease.” Open Forum Infect Dis 3, no. 3 (September 2016): ofw173. https://doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofw173.

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27704025
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Chikeka, Ijeuru, Armando J. Matute, J Stephen Dumler, Christopher W. Woods, Orlando Mayorga, and Megan E. Reller. “Use of Peptide-Based Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay followed by Immunofluorescence Assay To Document Ehrlichia chaffeensis as a Cause of Febrile Illness in Nicaragua.” J Clin Microbiol 54, no. 6 (June 2016): 1581–85. https://doi.org/10.1128/JCM.03331-15.

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27053675
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Yang, William E., Sunil Suchindran, Bradly P. Nicholson, Micah T. McClain, Thomas Burke, Geoffrey S. Ginsburg, Clayton D. Harro, et al. “Transcriptomic Analysis of the Host Response and Innate Resilience to Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli Infection in Humans.” J Infect Dis 213, no. 9 (May 1, 2016): 1495–1504. https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiv593.

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26787651
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McClain, M. T., R. Henao, J. Williams, B. Nicholson, T. Veldman, L. Hudson, E. L. Tsalik, et al. “Differential evolution of peripheral cytokine levels in symptomatic and asymptomatic responses to experimental influenza virus challenge.” Clinical and Experimental Immunology 183, no. 3 (March 2016): 441–51. https://doi.org/10.1111/cei.12736.

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26506932
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Tsalik, Ephraim L., Yanhong Li, Lori L. Hudson, Vivian H. Chu, Tiffany Himmel, Alex T. Limkakeng, Jason N. Katz, et al. “Potential Cost-effectiveness of Early Identification of Hospital-acquired Infection in Critically Ill Patients.” Ann Am Thorac Soc 13, no. 3 (March 2016): 401–13. https://doi.org/10.1513/AnnalsATS.201504-205OC.

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26700878
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Berry, Scott M., Elizabeth A. Petzold, Peter Dull, Nathan M. Thielman, Coleen K. Cunningham, G Ralph Corey, Micah T. McClain, et al. “A response adaptive randomization platform trial for efficient evaluation of Ebola virus treatments: A model for pandemic response.” Clinical Trials (London, England) 13, no. 1 (February 2016): 22–30. https://doi.org/10.1177/1740774515621721.

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26768569
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