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

Tillekeratne, L Gayani, Champica K. Bodinayake, Ajith Nagahawatte, Dhammika Vidanagama, Vasantha Devasiri, Wasantha Kodikara Arachchi, Ruvini Kurukulasooriya, et al. “An under-recognized influenza epidemic identified by rapid influenza testing, southern Sri Lanka, 2013.” Am J Trop Med Hyg 92, no. 5 (May 2015): 1023–29. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.14-0708.

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25732679
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O’Meara, Wendy P., Joshua A. Mott, Jeremiah Laktabai, Kabura Wamburu, Barry Fields, Janice Armstrong, Steve M. Taylor, et al. “Etiology of pediatric fever in western Kenya: a case-control study of falciparum malaria, respiratory viruses, and streptococcal pharyngitis.” Am J Trop Med Hyg 92, no. 5 (May 2015): 1030–37. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.14-0560.

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25758648
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Arnold, Christopher J., Melissa Johnson, Arnold S. Bayer, Suzanne Bradley, Efthymia Giannitsioti, José M. Miró, Pilar Tornos, et al. “Candida infective endocarditis: an observational cohort study with a focus on therapy.” Antimicrob Agents Chemother 59, no. 4 (April 2015): 2365–73. https://doi.org/10.1128/AAC.04867-14.

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Chirouze, Catherine, François Alla, Vance G. Fowler, Daniel J. Sexton, G Ralph Corey, Vivian H. Chu, Andrew Wang, et al. “Impact of early valve surgery on outcome of Staphylococcus aureus prosthetic valve infective endocarditis: analysis in the International Collaboration of Endocarditis-Prospective Cohort Study.” Clin Infect Dis 60, no. 5 (March 1, 2015): 741–49. https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciu871.

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Delahaye, F., V. H. Chu, J. Altclas, B. Barsic, A. Delahaye, T. Freiberger, D. L. Gordon, et al. “One-year outcome following biological or mechanical valve replacement for infective endocarditis.” Int J Cardiol 178 (January 15, 2015): 117–23. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2014.10.125.

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Chu, Vivian H., Lawrence P. Park, Eugene Athan, Francois Delahaye, Tomas Freiberger, Cristiane Lamas, Jose M. Miro, et al. “Association between surgical indications, operative risk, and clinical outcome in infective endocarditis: a prospective study from the International Collaboration on Endocarditis.” Circulation 131, no. 2 (January 13, 2015): 131–40. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.114.012461.

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25480814
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Ngo, H. T., H. N. Wang, T. Burke, C. Woods, G. S. Ginsburg, and T. Vo-Dinh. “Multiplex DNA biosensor for viral infection diagnosis using SERS molecular sentinel-on-chip.” In Ifmbe Proceedings, 46:15–20, 2015. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-11776-8_4.

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Ko, Emily R., William E. Yang, Micah T. McClain, Christopher W. Woods, Geoffrey S. Ginsburg, and Ephraim L. Tsalik. “What was old is new again: using the host response to diagnose infectious disease.” Expert Rev Mol Diagn 15, no. 9 (2015): 1143–58. https://doi.org/10.1586/14737159.2015.1059278.

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Rose, Jason J., Deepak Voora, Derek D. Cyr, Joseph E. Lucas, Aimee K. Zaas, Christopher W. Woods, L Kristin Newby, William E. Kraus, and Geoffrey S. Ginsburg. “Gene Expression Profiles Link Respiratory Viral Infection, Platelet Response to Aspirin, and Acute Myocardial Infarction.” Plos One 10, no. 7 (2015): e0132259. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0132259.

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26193668
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