Geoffrey Steven Ginsburg, MD, PhD

Adjunct Professor in the Department of Medicine
Professor in Pathology
Professor of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics
Professor in the School of Nursing
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute
Campus mail 101 Science Dr, Rm 2111, CIEMAS Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Phone (919) 668-6210

Dr. Geoffrey S. Ginsburg's research interests are in the development of novel paradigms for developing and translating genomic information into medical practice and the integration of personalized medicine into health care.

Education and Training

  • Research Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Children's Hospital Boston, 1987 - 1990
  • Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 1987 - 1990
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 1984 - 1987
  • Ph.D., Boston University, 1984
  • M.D., Boston University, 1984


Haga, Susanne B., Esther Kim, Rachel A. Myers, and Geoffrey S. Ginsburg. “Primary Care Physicians' Knowledge, Attitudes, and Experience with Personal Genetic Testing.” J Pers Med 9, no. 2 (May 24, 2019).

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Levy, Kenneth D., Kathryn Blake, Colette Fletcher-Hoppe, James Franciosi, Daisuke Goto, James K. Hicks, Ann M. Holmes, et al. “Opportunities to implement a sustainable genomic medicine program: lessons learned from the IGNITE Network.” Genet Med 21, no. 3 (March 2019): 743–47.

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Wu, R Ryanne, Rachel A. Myers, Adam H. Buchanan, David Dimmock, Kimberly G. Fulda, Irina V. Haller, Susanne B. Haga, et al. “Effect of Sociodemographic Factors on Uptake of a Patient-Facing Information Technology Family Health History Risk Assessment Platform.” Appl Clin Inform 10, no. 2 (March 2019): 180–88.

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Wu, R Ryanne, Rachel A. Myers, Nina Sperber, Corrine I. Voils, Joan Neuner, Catherine A. McCarty, Irina V. Haller, et al. “Implementation, adoption, and utility of family health history risk assessment in diverse care settings: evaluating implementation processes and impact with an implementation framework.” Genet Med 21, no. 2 (February 2019): 331–38.

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Januzzi, James L., Sunil Suchindran, Udo Hoffmann, Manesh R. Patel, Maros Ferencik, Adrian Coles, Jean-Claude Tardif, Geoffrey S. Ginsburg, Pamela S. Douglas, and Pamela S. PROMISE Investigators. “Single-Molecule hsTnI and Short-Term Risk in Stable Patients With Chest Pain.” J Am Coll Cardiol 73, no. 3 (January 29, 2019): 251–60.

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Limkakeng, Alexander T., Ricardo Henao, Deepak Voora, Thomas O’Connell, Michelle Griffin, Ephraim L. Tsalik, Svati Shah, Christopher W. Woods, and Geoffrey S. Ginsburg. “Pilot study of myocardial ischemia-induced metabolomic changes in emergency department patients undergoing stress testing.” Plos One 14, no. 2 (2019): e0211762.

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