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

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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Ngo, Hoan T., Hsin-Neng Wang, Andrew M. Fales, Bradly P. Nicholson, Christopher W. Woods, and Tuan Vo-Dinh. “DNA bioassay-on-chip using SERS detection for dengue diagnosis.” Analyst 139, no. 22 (November 21, 2014): 5655–59. https://doi.org/10.1039/c4an01077a.

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Belshe, Robert B., Sharon E. Frey, Irene L. Graham, Edwin L. Anderson, Lisa A. Jackson, Paul Spearman, Srilatha Edupuganti, et al. “Immunogenicity of avian influenza A/Anhui/01/2005(H5N1) vaccine with MF59 adjuvant: a randomized clinical trial.” Jama 312, no. 14 (October 8, 2014): 1420–28. https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2014.12609.

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Zaas, Aimee K., Bronwen H. Garner, Ephraim L. Tsalik, Thomas Burke, Christopher W. Woods, and Geoffrey S. Ginsburg. “The current epidemiology and clinical decisions surrounding acute respiratory infections.” Trends Mol Med 20, no. 10 (October 2014): 579–88. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.molmed.2014.08.001.

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Langley, Raymond J., Jennifer L. Tipper, Shannon Bruse, Rebecca M. Baron, Ephraim L. Tsalik, James Huntley, Angela J. Rogers, et al. “Integrative "omic" analysis of experimental bacteremia identifies a metabolic signature that distinguishes human sepsis from systemic inflammatory response syndromes.” Am J Respir Crit Care Med 190, no. 4 (August 15, 2014): 445–55. https://doi.org/10.1164/rccm.201404-0624OC.

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Lantos, Paul M., Ricardo G. Maggi, Brandy Ferguson, Jay Varkey, Lawrence P. Park, Edward B. Breitschwerdt, and Christopher W. Woods. “Detection of Bartonella species in the blood of veterinarians and veterinary technicians: a newly recognized occupational hazard?” Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 14, no. 8 (August 2014): 563–70. https://doi.org/10.1089/vbz.2013.1512.

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Reller, Megan E., Elsio A. Wunder, Jeremy J. Miles, Judith E. Flom, Orlando Mayorga, Christopher W. Woods, Albert I. Ko, J Stephen Dumler, and Armando J. Matute. “Unsuspected leptospirosis is a cause of acute febrile illness in Nicaragua.” Plos Negl Trop Dis 8, no. 7 (July 2014): e2941. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0002941.

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Yan, Qin, Batu K. Sharma-Kuinkel, Hitesh Deshmukh, Ephraim L. Tsalik, Derek D. Cyr, Joseph Lucas, Christopher W. Woods, et al. “Dusp3 and Psme3 are associated with murine susceptibility to Staphylococcus aureus infection and human sepsis.” Plos Pathog 10, no. 6 (June 2014): e1004149. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.ppat.1004149.

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Alagna, L., L. P. Park, B. P. Nicholson, A. J. Keiger, J. Strahilevitz, A. Morris, D. Wray, et al. “Repeat endocarditis: analysis of risk factors based on the International Collaboration on Endocarditis - Prospective Cohort Study.” Clin Microbiol Infect 20, no. 6 (June 2014): 566–75. https://doi.org/10.1111/1469-0691.12395.

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Becker-Dreps, Sylvia, Erick Amaya, Lan Liu, Gilberto Moreno, Julio Rocha, Rafaela Briceño, Jorge Alemán, Michael G. Hudgens, Christopher W. Woods, and David J. Weber. “Changes in childhood pneumonia and infant mortality rates following introduction of the 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in Nicaragua.” Pediatr Infect Dis J 33, no. 6 (June 2014): 637–42. https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000000269.

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