Eric David Peterson, MD

Professor of Medicine
Fred Cobb, M.D. Professor of Medicine
Director, Duke Clinical Research Institute
Member in the Duke Clinical Research Institute
Campus mail 2400 Pratt St Ste 7009, Durham, NC 27705
Phone (919) 668-8830
Email address peter016@mc.duke.edu

Dr Peterson is the Fred Cobb Distinguished Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiology, a DukeMed Scholar, and the Executive Director of the Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI), Durham, NC, USA.

Dr Peterson is the Principal Investigator of the National Institute of Health, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) Coordinating Center for its Outcome Research Network, and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Cardiovascular Center for Education and Research on Therapeutics (CERTs). He is also the Principal Investigator of the Data Coordinating Centers for the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS), National Cardiac Surgery Database, the American College of Cardiology National Cardiac Database (ACC-NCDR) and the American Heart Association Get With the Guidelines Database (AHA-GWTG).

Dr Peterson participates on multiple national committees, as well as CV guideline and performance measure development groups. Dr Peterson is a member of the American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI), the Association of American Physicians (AAP), and the Association of University Cardiologists (AUC).

In 2013, Dr Peterson received the American Heart Association Meritorious Achievement Award and was voted one of world’s top 400 most influential researchers in biomedicine. This year, he was named by Thomson Reuters as a ‘Highly Cited Researcher’, ranking him among the top 1% most cited in clinical medicine. He is a Contributing Editor on the Journal of the American Medical Association and is a recognized leader in outcomes and quality research with over 800 peer-reviewed publications in the field.

Education and Training

  • Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Duke University, 1992 - 1995
  • Fellow in General Internal Medicine, Medicine, Harvard University , 1991 - 1992
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, Children's Hospital Boston, 1988 - 1991
  • M.D., University of Pittsburgh, 1988

Publications

O'Brien, EC, Holmes, DN, Thomas, L, Fonarow, GC, Kowey, PR, Ansell, JE, Mahaffey, KW, Gersh, BJ, Peterson, ED, Piccini, JP, and Hylek, EM. "Therapeutic Strategies Following Major, Clinically Relevant Nonmajor, and Nuisance Bleeding in Atrial Fibrillation: Findings From ORBIT-AF." Journal of the American Heart Association 7, no. 12 (June 9, 2018).

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29886422
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Basra, SS, Wang, TY, Simon, DN, Chiswell, K, Virani, SS, Alam, M, Nambi, V, Denktas, AE, Deswal, A, Bozkurt, B, Ballantyne, CM, Peterson, ED, and Jneid, H. "Ticagrelor Use in Acute Myocardial Infarction: Insights From the National Cardiovascular Data Registry." Journal of the American Heart Association 7, no. 12 (June 9, 2018).

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29886424
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Durheim, MT, Holmes, DN, Blanco, RG, Allen, LA, Chan, PS, Freeman, JV, Fonarow, GC, Go, AS, Hylek, EM, Mahaffey, KW, Pokorney, SD, Reiffel, JA, Singer, DE, Peterson, ED, and Piccini, JP. "Characteristics and outcomes of adults with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and atrial fibrillation." Heart (British Cardiac Society) (June 6, 2018).

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29875139
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Davis, TME, Mulder, H, Lokhnygina, Y, Aschner, P, Chuang, L-M, Raffo Grado, CA, Standl, E, Peterson, ED, Holman, RR, and TECOS Study Group, . "Effect of race on the glycaemic response to sitagliptin: Insights from the Trial Evaluating Cardiovascular Outcomes with Sitagliptin (TECOS)." Diabetes, Obesity & Metabolism 20, no. 6 (June 2018): 1427-1434.

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29405540
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Udell, JA, Fonarow, GC, Maddox, TM, Cannon, CP, Frank Peacock, W, Laskey, WK, Grau-Sepulveda, MV, Smith, EE, Hernandez, AF, Peterson, ED, Bhatt, DL, and Get With The Guidelines Steering Committee and Investigators, . "Sustained sex-based treatment differences in acute coronary syndrome care: Insights from the American Heart Association Get With The Guidelines Coronary Artery Disease Registry." Clinical Cardiology 41, no. 6 (June 2018): 758-768.

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29521450
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Lowenstern, A, Li, S, Navar, AM, Virani, S, Lee, LV, Louie, MJ, Peterson, ED, and Wang, TY. "Does clinician-reported lipid guideline adoption translate to guideline-adherent care? An evaluation of the Patient and Provider Assessment of Lipid Management (PALM) registry." American Heart Journal 200 (June 2018): 118-124.

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29898839
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Sharma, A, Al-Khatib, SM, Ezekowitz, JA, Cooper, LB, Fordyce, CB, Michael Felker, G, Bardy, GH, Poole, JE, Thomas Bigger, J, Buxton, AE, Moss, AJ, Friedman, DJ, Lee, KL, Steinman, R, Dorian, P, Cappato, R, Kadish, AH, Kudenchuk, PJ, Mark, DB, Peterson, ED, Inoue, LYT, and Sanders, GD. "Implantable cardioverter-defibrillators in heart failure patients with reduced ejection fraction and diabetes." European Journal of Heart Failure 20, no. 6 (June 2018): 1031-1038.

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29761861
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Sharma, A, Harrington, RA, McClellan, MB, Turakhia, MP, Eapen, ZJ, Steinhubl, S, Mault, JR, Majmudar, MD, Roessig, L, Chandross, KJ, Green, EM, Patel, B, Hamer, A, Olgin, J, Rumsfeld, JS, Roe, MT, and Peterson, ED. "Using Digital Health Technology to Better Generate Evidence and Deliver Evidence-Based Care." Journal of the American College of Cardiology 71, no. 23 (June 2018): 2680-2690. (Review)

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29880129
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Fanaroff, AC, Chen, AY, Thomas, LE, Pieper, KS, Garratt, KN, Peterson, ED, Newby, LK, de Lemos, JA, Kosiborod, MN, Amsterdam, EA, and Wang, TY. "Risk Score to Predict Need for Intensive Care in Initially Hemodynamically Stable Adults With Non-ST-Segment-Elevation Myocardial Infarction." Journal of the American Heart Association 7, no. 11 (May 25, 2018).

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29802146
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Nanna, MG, Navar, AM, Wang, TY, Mi, X, Virani, SS, Louie, MJ, Lee, LV, Goldberg, AC, Roger, VL, Robinson, J, and Peterson, ED. 75 Years of Age: Insights From the Patient and Provider Assessment of Lipid Management (PALM) Registry." Journal of the American Heart Association 7, no. 10 (May 8, 2018).

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29739801
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