Geoffrey Steven Ginsburg, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine
Director of MEDx (Medicine and Engineering at Duke)
Director of Duke Center for Applied Genomics and Precision Medicine
Professor in Pathology
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

  • Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Children's Hospital Boston, 1987 - 1994
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, Children's Hospital Boston, 1984 - 1987
  • Ph.D., Boston University, 1984
  • M.D., Boston University, 1984

Publications

Power, A, Berger, AC, and Ginsburg, GS. "Genomics-enabled drug repositioning and repurposing: insights from an IOM Roundtable activity." JAMA 311, no. 20 (May 2014): 2063-2064.

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Kertai, MD, Esper, SA, Akushevich, I, Voora, D, Ginsburg, GS, Stafford-Smith, M, Grichnik, K, Newman, MF, Fontes, ML, Smith, P, Podgoreanu, MV, Mathew, JP, and Cardiothoracic Anesthesia Research Endeavors (CARE) Group, . "Preoperative CYP2D6 metabolism-dependent β-blocker use and mortality after coronary artery bypass grafting surgery." J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147, no. 4 (April 2014): 1368-1375.e3.

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Ginsburg, G. "Medical genomics: Gather and use genetic data in health care." Nature 508, no. 7497 (April 2014): 451-453.

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Li, JH, Joy, SV, Haga, SB, Orlando, LA, Kraus, WE, Ginsburg, GS, and Voora, D. "Genetically guided statin therapy on statin perceptions, adherence, and cholesterol lowering: a pilot implementation study in primary care patients." Journal of personalized medicine 4, no. 2 (March 27, 2014): 147-162.

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Orlando, LA, Wu, RR, Beadles, C, Himmel, T, Buchanan, AH, Powell, KP, Hauser, ER, Henrich, VC, and Ginsburg, GS. "Implementing family health history risk stratification in primary care: impact of guideline criteria on populations and resource demand." American journal of medical genetics. Part C, Seminars in medical genetics 166C, no. 1 (March 10, 2014): 24-33.

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Hudson, LL, Woods, CW, and Ginsburg, GS. "A novel diagnostic approach may reduce inappropriate antibiotic use for acute respiratory infections." Expert review of anti-infective therapy 12, no. 3 (March 2014): 279-282.

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Orlando, LA, Wu, RR, Beadles, C, Himmel, T, Buchanan, AH, Powell, KP, Hauser, ER, Henrich, VC, and Ginsburg, GS. "Implementing family health history risk stratification in primary care: Impact of guideline criteria on populations and resource demand." Edited by MS Williams. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part C: Seminars in Medical Genetics 166, no. 1 (March 2014): 24-33.

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Wu, RR, Himmel, TL, Buchanan, AH, Powell, KP, Hauser, ER, Ginsburg, GS, Henrich, VC, and Orlando, LA. "Quality of family history collection with use of a patient facing family history assessment tool." BMC family practice 15 (February 13, 2014): 31-.

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Buchanan, AH, Christianson, CA, Himmel, T, Powell, KP, Agbaje, A, Ginsburg, GS, Henrich, VC, and Orlando, LA. "Use of a Patient-Entered Family Health History Tool with Decision Support in Primary Care: Impact of Identification of Increased Risk Patients on Genetic Counseling Attendance." Journal of Genetic Counseling 24, no. 1 (2014): 179-188.

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Kertai, MD, Esper, SA, Akushevich, I, Voora, D, Ginsburg, GS, Stafford-Smith, M, Grichnik, K, Newman, MF, Fontes, ML, Smith, P, Podgoreanu, MV, and Mathew, JP. "Preoperative CYP2D6 metabolism-dependent β-blocker use and mortality after coronary artery bypass grafting surgery." Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 147, no. 4 (January 1, 2014).

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