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

Maddox, TM, Albert, NM, Borden, WB, Curtis, LH, Ferguson, TB, Kao, DP, Marcus, GM, Peterson, ED, Redberg, R, Rumsfeld, JS, Shah, ND, Tcheng, JE, American Heart Association Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research, Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young, Council on Clinical Cardiology, Council on Functional Genomics and Translational Biology, and and Stroke Council, . "The Learning Healthcare System and Cardiovascular Care: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association." Circulation 135, no. 14 (April 2017): e826-e857. (Review)

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28254835
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Bettger, JP, Li, Z, Xian, Y, Liu, L, Zhao, X, Li, H, Wang, C, Wang, C, Meng, X, Wang, A, Pan, Y, Peterson, ED, Wang, Y, Wang, Y, and CNSR II investigators, . "Assessment and provision of rehabilitation among patients hospitalized with acute ischemic stroke in China: Findings from the China National Stroke Registry II." International journal of stroke : official journal of the International Stroke Society 12, no. 3 (April 2017): 254-263.

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28381197
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Bethel, MA, Engel, SS, Green, JB, Huang, Z, Josse, RG, Kaufman, KD, Standl, E, Suryawanshi, S, Van de Werf, F, McGuire, DK, Peterson, ED, Holman, RR, and Grp, TECOSS. "Assessing the Safety of Sitagliptin in Older Participants in the Trial Evaluating Cardiovascular Outcomes with Sitagliptin (TECOS)." DIABETES CARE 40, no. 4 (April 2017): 494-501.

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Doll, JA, Dai, D, Roe, MT, Messenger, JC, Sherwood, MW, Prasad, A, Mahmud, E, Rumsfeld, JS, Wang, TY, Peterson, ED, and Rao, SV. "Assessment of Operator Variability in Risk-Standardized Mortality Following Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: A Report From the NCDR." JACC. Cardiovascular interventions 10, no. 7 (April 2017): 672-682.

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28385404
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Pagidipati, NJ, Navar, AM, Mulder, H, Sniderman, AD, Peterson, ED, and Pencina, MJ. "Comparison of Recommended Eligibility for Primary Prevention Statin Therapy Based on the US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendations vs the ACC/AHA Guidelines." JAMA 317, no. 15 (April 2017): 1563-1567.

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28418481
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Grover, FL, Vemulapalli, S, Carroll, JD, Edwards, FH, Mack, MJ, Thourani, VH, Brindis, RG, Shahian, DM, Ruiz, CE, Jacobs, JP, Hanzel, G, Bavaria, JE, Tuzcu, EM, Peterson, ED, Fitzgerald, S, Kourtis, M, Michaels, J, Christensen, B, Seward, WF, Hewitt, K, Holmes, DR, and STS/ACC TVT Registry, . "2016 Annual Report of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons/American College of Cardiology Transcatheter Valve Therapy Registry." The Annals of thoracic surgery 103, no. 3 (March 2017): 1021-1035.

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27955994
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Grover, FL, Vemulapalli, S, Carroll, JD, Edwards, FH, Mack, MJ, Thourani, VH, Brindis, RG, Shahian, DM, Ruiz, CE, Jacobs, JP, Hanzel, G, Bavaria, JE, Tuzcu, EM, Peterson, ED, Fitzgerald, S, Kourtis, M, Michaels, J, Christensen, B, Seward, WF, Hewitt, K, Holmes, DR, and STS/ACC TVT Registry, . "2016 Annual Report of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons/American College of Cardiology Transcatheter Valve Therapy Registry." Journal of the American College of Cardiology 69, no. 10 (March 2017): 1215-1230.

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27956264
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Xian, Y, O'Brien, EC, Liang, L, Xu, H, Schwamm, LH, Fonarow, GC, Bhatt, DL, Smith, EE, Olson, DM, Maisch, L, Hannah, D, Lindholm, B, Lytle, BL, Pencina, MJ, Hernandez, AF, and Peterson, ED. "Association of Preceding Antithrombotic Treatment With Acute Ischemic Stroke Severity and In-Hospital Outcomes Among Patients With Atrial Fibrillation." JAMA 317, no. 10 (March 2017): 1057-1067.

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28291892
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Mentz, RJ, and Peterson, ED. "Site Principal Investigators in Multicenter Clinical Trials: Appropriately Recognizing Key Contributors." Circulation 135, no. 13 (March 2017): 1185-1187.

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28348087
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Barnett, AS, Lewis, WR, Field, ME, Fonarow, GC, Gersh, BJ, Page, RL, Calkins, H, Steinberg, BA, Peterson, ED, and Piccini, JP. "Quality of Evidence Underlying the American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology/Heart Rhythm Society Guidelines on the Management of Atrial Fibrillation." JAMA cardiology 2, no. 3 (March 2017): 319-323.

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28002833
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