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

Fanaroff, AC, Kaltenbach, LA, Peterson, ED, Akhter, MW, Effron, MB, Henry, TD, and Wang, TY. "Antiplatelet Therapy Changes for Patients With Myocardial Infarction With Recurrent Ischemic Events: Insights Into Contemporary Practice From the TRANSLATE-ACS (Treatment With ADP Receptor Inhibitors: Longitudinal Assessment of Treatment Patterns and Events After Acute Coronary Syndrome) Study." Journal of the American Heart Association 7, no. 4 (February 8, 2018).

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29437596
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Effron, MB, Wang, TY, Fonarow, GC, Henry, TD, Zettler, ME, Baker, BA, McCoy, LA, and Peterson, ED. "The safety and effectiveness of adenosine diphosphate receptor inhibitor pretreatment among acute myocardial infarction patients treated with percutaneous coronary intervention in community practice: Insights from the TRANSLATE-ACS study." Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions : Official Journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions 91, no. 2 (February 2018): 242-250.

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28988425
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Crowley, MJ, Al-Khatib, SM, Wang, TY, Khazanie, P, Kressin, NR, Krumholz, HM, Kiefe, CI, Wells, BL, O'Brien, SM, Peterson, ED, and Sanders, GD. "How well does early-career investigators' cardiovascular outcomes research training align with funded outcomes research?." American heart journal 196 (February 2018): 163-169.

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29421009
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Vaduganathan, M, Nagarur, A, Qamar, A, Patel, RB, Navar, AM, Peterson, ED, Bhatt, DL, Fonarow, GC, Yancy, CW, and Butler, J. "Availability and Use of Shared Data From Cardiometabolic Clinical Trials." Circulation 137, no. 9 (February 2018): 938-947.

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29133600
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Dupre, ME, Xu, H, Granger, BB, Lynch, SM, Nelson, A, Churchill, E, Willis, JM, Curtis, LH, and Peterson, ED. "Access to routine care and risks for 30-day readmission in patients with cardiovascular disease." American Heart Journal 196 (February 2018): 9-17.

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29421019
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Khazanie, P, Al-Khatib, SM, Wang, TY, Crowley, MJ, Kressin, NR, Krumholz, HM, Kiefe, CI, Wells, BL, O'Brien, SM, Peterson, ED, and Sanders, GD. "Training cardiovascular outcomes researchers: A survey of mentees and mentors to identify critical training gaps and needs." American heart journal 196 (February 2018): 170-177.

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29421010
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Inohara, T, Xian, Y, Liang, L, Matsouaka, RA, Saver, JL, Smith, EE, Schwamm, LH, Reeves, MJ, Hernandez, AF, Bhatt, DL, Peterson, ED, and Fonarow, GC. "Association of Intracerebral Hemorrhage Among Patients Taking Non-Vitamin K Antagonist vs Vitamin K Antagonist Oral Anticoagulants With In-Hospital Mortality." Jama 319, no. 5 (February 2018): 463-473.

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29372247
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Wang, WT, Hellkamp, A, Doll, JA, Thomas, L, Navar, AM, Fonarow, GC, Julien, HM, Peterson, ED, and Wang, TY. "Lipid Testing and Statin Dosing After Acute Myocardial Infarction." Journal of the American Heart Association 7, no. 3 (January 25, 2018).

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29371200
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Camm, AJ, Fox, KAA, and Peterson, E. "Challenges in comparing the non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants for atrial fibrillation-related stroke prevention." Ep Europace 20, no. 1 (January 1, 2018): 1-11.

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Gupta, A, Allen, LA, Bhatt, DL, Cox, M, DeVore, AD, Heidenreich, PA, Hernandez, AF, Peterson, ED, Matsouaka, RA, Yancy, CW, and Fonarow, GC. "Association of the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program Implementation With Readmission and Mortality Outcomes in Heart Failure." Jama Cardiology 3, no. 1 (January 2018): 44-53.

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29128869
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