Michael H. Merson, MD

Professor of Medicine
Wolfgang Joklik Professor of Global Health
Professor in Community and Family Medicine
Professor in the Sanford School of Public Policy
Research Professor of Global Health
Campus mail Box 90035, 123 Allen Building, Durham, NC 27708
Phone (919) 684-1713
Email address michael.merson@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Fellow in Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1976 - 1977
  • Fellow in Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Harvard University , 1975 - 1976
  • Resident in Preventive Medicine, Center for Disease Control, 1974 - 1975
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1970 - 1972
  • M.D., State University of New York at Brooklyn, 1970

Publications

Fuster, V, Frazer, J, Snair, M, Vedanthan, R, Dzau, V, Frazer, J, Fuster, V, Abbam, G, Batson, A, Burkle, F, Chin, L, Fernald, LH, Ferguson, S, Lamptey, P, Laxminarayan, R, Merson, M, Narasimhan, V, Osterholm, M, and Puyana, JC. "The Future Role of the United States in Global Health: Emphasis on Cardiovascular Disease." Journal of the American College of Cardiology 70, no. 25 (December 26, 2017): 3140-3156. (Review)

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Wilson, BS, Tucci, DL, Merson, MH, and O'Donoghue, GM. "Global hearing health care: new findings and perspectives." Lancet (London, England) 390, no. 10111 (December 2017): 2503-2515. (Review)

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Batson, A, Merson, M, and Dzau, V. "Innovating through “interesting times” in global health." The Lancet 390, no. 10106 (October 2017): e33-e34.

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Bartlett, JA, Cao, S, Mmbaga, B, Qian, X, Merson, M, and Kramer, R. "Partnership Conference." Annals of global health 83, no. 3-4 (May 2017): 630-636.

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Hartwig, KA, Rosenberg, A, and Merson, M. "Corporate citizenship, aids and Africa: Lessons from bristol-myers squibb company’s secure the future™." In Corporate Citizenship in Africa: Lessons from the Past; Paths to the Future, 132-143. January 1, 2017.

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Boender, TS, Barré-Sinoussi, F, Cooper, D, Goosby, E, Hankins, C, Heidenrijk, M, de Jong, M, Kazatchkine, M, Laoye, F, Merson, M, Reiss, P, Rinke de Wit, TF, Rogo, K, Schellekens, O, Schultsz, C, Sigaloff, KCE, Simon, J, and Zewdie, D. "Research in action: from AIDS to global health to impact. A symposium in recognition of the scientific contributions of Professor Joep Lange." Antiviral therapy 20, no. 1 (January 2015): 101-108.

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Merson, MH. "University engagement in global health." The New England journal of medicine 370, no. 18 (May 2014): 1676-1678.

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Merson, MH, Curran, JW, Griffith, CH, and Ragunanthan, B. "The President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief: from successes of the emergency response to challenges of sustainable action." Health Aff (Millwood) 31, no. 7 (July 2012): 1380-1388.

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Ackerly, DC, Udayakumar, K, Taber, R, Merson, MH, and Dzau, VJ. "Perspective: global medicine: opportunities and challenges for academic health science systems." Acad Med 86, no. 9 (September 2011): 1093-1099. (Review)

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Haglund, MM, Kiryabwire, J, Parker, S, Zomorodi, A, MacLeod, D, Schroeder, R, Muhumuza, M, and Merson, M. "Surgical capacity building in Uganda through twinning, technology, and training camps." World J Surg 35, no. 6 (June 2011): 1175-1182.

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