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

Navar, AM, Gallup, DS, Lokhnygina, Y, Green, JB, McGuire, DK, Armstrong, PW, Buse, JB, Engel, SS, Lachin, JM, Standl, E, Van de Werf, F, Holman, RR, Peterson, ED, and TECOS Study Group, . "Hypertension Control in Adults With Diabetes Mellitus and Recurrent Cardiovascular Events: Global Results From the Trial Evaluating Cardiovascular Outcomes With Sitagliptin." Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979) 70, no. 5 (November 2017): 907-914.

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28847886
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Navar, AM, Taylor, B, Mulder, H, Fievitz, E, Monda, KL, Fievitz, A, Maya, JF, López, JAG, and Peterson, ED. "Association of Prior Authorization and Out-of-pocket Costs With Patient Access to PCSK9 Inhibitor Therapy." JAMA cardiology 2, no. 11 (November 2017): 1217-1225.

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28973087
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Navar, AM, Wang, TY, Li, S, Robinson, JG, Goldberg, AC, Virani, S, Roger, VL, Wilson, PWF, Elassal, J, Lee, LV, and Peterson, ED. "Lipid management in contemporary community practice: Results from the Provider Assessment of Lipid Management (PALM) Registry." American Heart Journal 193 (November 2017): 84-92.

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29129260
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Barnett, AS, Kim, S, Fonarow, GC, Thomas, LE, Reiffel, JA, Allen, LA, Freeman, JV, Naccarelli, G, Mahaffey, KW, Go, AS, Kowey, PR, Ansell, JE, Gersh, BJ, Hylek, EM, Peterson, ED, and Piccini, JP. "Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation and Concordance With the American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology/Heart Rhythm Society Guidelines: Findings From ORBIT-AF (Outcomes Registry for Better Informed Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation)." Circulation. Arrhythmia and electrophysiology 10, no. 11 (November 2017).

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29141842
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Fanaroff, AC, Kaltenbach, LA, Peterson, ED, Hess, CN, Cohen, DJ, Fonarow, GC, and Wang, TY. "Management of Persistent Angina After Myocardial Infarction Treated With Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: Insights From the TRANSLATE-ACS Study." Journal of the American Heart Association 6, no. 10 (October 19, 2017).

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29051217
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Ibrahim, H, Sharma, PK, Cohen, DJ, Fonarow, GC, Kaltenbach, LA, Effron, MB, Zettler, ME, Peterson, ED, and Wang, TY. "Multivessel Versus Culprit Vessel-Only Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Among Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction: Insights From the TRANSLATE-ACS Observational Study." Journal of the American Heart Association 6, no. 10 (October 5, 2017).

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28982673
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Starks, MA, Schmicker, RH, Peterson, ED, May, S, Buick, JE, Kudenchuk, PJ, Drennan, IR, Herren, H, Jasti, J, Sayre, M, Stub, D, Vilke, GM, Stephens, SW, Chang, AM, Nuttall, J, Nichol, G, and Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium (ROC), . "Association of Neighborhood Demographics With Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Treatment and Outcomes: Where You Live May Matter." JAMA cardiology 2, no. 10 (October 2017): 1110-1118.

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28854308
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Xian, Y, Thomas, L, Liang, L, Federspiel, JJ, Webb, LE, Bushnell, CD, Duncan, PW, Schwamm, LH, Stein, J, Fonarow, GC, Hoenig, H, Montalvo, C, George, MG, Lutz, BJ, Peterson, ED, and Bettger, JP. "Unexplained Variation for Hospitals' Use of Inpatient Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Facilities After an Acute Ischemic Stroke." Stroke 48, no. 10 (October 2017): 2836-2842.

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28830975
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Tisminetzky, M, Wang, TY, Gurwitz, J, Kaltenbach, LA, McManus, D, Gore, J, Peterson, E, and Goldberg, RJ. "Magnitude and Characteristics of Patients Who Survived an Acute Myocardial Infarction." Journal of the American Heart Association 6, no. 9 (September 25, 2017).

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28947562
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Black-Maier, E, Kim, S, Steinberg, BA, Fonarow, GC, Freeman, JV, Kowey, PR, Ansell, J, Gersh, BJ, Mahaffey, KW, Naccarelli, G, Hylek, EM, Go, AS, Peterson, ED, Piccini, JP, and Outcomes Registry for Better Informed Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation (ORBIT-AF) Investigators, . "Oral anticoagulation management in patients with atrial fibrillation undergoing cardiac implantable electronic device implantation." Clinical cardiology 40, no. 9 (September 2017): 746-751.

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28543401
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