Deepak Voora, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Member of the Center for Applied Genomics & Precision Medicine
Executive Team Member of Duke Center for Applied Genomics and Precision Medicine
Campus mail 101 Science Dr, 2187 Ciemas, Campus Box 3382, Durham, NC 27708
Phone (919) 684-6266
Email address

Education and Training

  • Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, Duke University School of Medicine, 2006 - 2010
  • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, 2005 - 2006
  • Resident, Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, 2003 - 2005
  • Intern, Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, 2002 - 2003
  • M.D., Northwestern University, 2002


Voora, Deepak. “A transcriptomics-informed genetic association study identifies RHOA in simvastatin-induced low-density lipoprotein cholesterol lowering.” Circ Cardiovasc Genet 6, no. 1 (February 2013): 137–38.

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Rose, J. J., D. Voora, D. D. Cyr, J. E. Lucas, A. K. Zaas, L. K. Newby, W. E. Kraus, and G. S. Ginsburg. “Blood Gene Expression Profiling Reveals An Association Between Viral Infection, Platelet Function, And Acute Myocardial Infarction.” American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 187 (January 1, 2013).


Voora, Deepak. “Building the evidentiary framework for pharmacogenetic testing: is it time to move beyond randomized controlled trials?” Per Med 10, no. 1 (January 2013): 1–3.

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Mills, Rachel, Deepak Voora, Bruce Peyser, and Susanne B. Haga. “Delivering pharmacogenetic testing in a primary care setting.” Pharmgenomics Pers Med 6 (2013): 105–12.

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Voora, Deepak, Derek Cyr, Joseph Lucas, Jen-Tsan Chi, Jennifer Dungan, Timothy McCaffrey, Richard Katz, et al. “Aspirin Exposure Reveals Novel Genes Associated with Platelet Function and Cardiovascular Events.” Circulation 126, no. 21 (November 20, 2012).


Doss, Jennifer, Dereje Jima, Deepak Voora, Sandeep Dave, and Jen-Tsan Ashley Chi. “Using High-Throughput Sequencing of Red Blood Cells and Platelets to Identify Micrornas Associated with Hematopoiesis.” In Blood, 120:2326–2326. American Society of Hematology, 2012.

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Wilke, R. A., L. B. Ramsey, S. G. Johnson, W. D. Maxwell, H. L. McLeod, D. Voora, R. M. Krauss, et al. “The clinical pharmacogenomics implementation consortium: CPIC guideline for SLCO1B1 and simvastatin-induced myopathy.” Clin Pharmacol Ther 92, no. 1 (July 2012): 112–17.

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