Michael H. Merson, MD

Professor of Medicine
Wolfgang Joklik Professor of Global Health
Professor in Family Medicine and Community Health
Professor in the Sanford School of Public Policy
Research Professor of Global Health
Campus mail 310 Trent Drive, Office 335, Box 90519, Durham, NC 27708
Phone (919) 681-7722
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

Chen, Shu, Michelle Pender, Nan Jin, Michael Merson, Shenglan Tang, and Stephen Gloyd. “Chinese medical teams in Africa: a flagship program facing formidable challenges..” J Glob Health 9, no. 1 (June 2019). https://doi.org/10.7189/jogh.09.010311.

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Wilson, Blake S., Debara L. Tucci, Gerard M. O’Donoghue, Michael H. Merson, and Helen Frankish. “A Lancet Commission to address the global burden of hearing loss..” Lancet 393, no. 10186 (May 25, 2019): 2106–8. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(19)30484-2.

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Jacobs, Marian, and Michael Merson. “Introductory commentary: a strategic review of options for building on lessons learnt from IMCI and iCCM..” Bmj 362 (July 30, 2018). https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k3013.

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Fuster, Valentin, Jendayi Frazer, Megan Snair, Rajesh Vedanthan, Victor Dzau, and Victor Committee on Global Health and the Future of the United States: A Report of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine. “The Future Role of the United States in Global Health: Emphasis on Cardiovascular Disease..” J Am Coll Cardiol 70, no. 25 (December 26, 2017): 3140–56. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2017.11.009.

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Wilson, Blake S., Debara L. Tucci, Michael H. Merson, and Gerard M. O’Donoghue. “Global hearing health care: new findings and perspectives..” Lancet 390, no. 10111 (December 2, 2017): 2503–15. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(17)31073-5.

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Batson, Amie, Michael Merson, and Victor Dzau. “Innovating through "interesting times" in global health..” Lancet 390, no. 10106 (October 28, 2017): e33–34. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(17)32522-9.

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Hartwig, K. A., A. Rosenberg, and M. Merson. “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, 132–43, 2017. https://doi.org/10.4324/9781351281768.

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Boender, T Sonia, Françoise Barré-Sinoussi, David Cooper, Eric Goosby, Catherine Hankins, Michiel Heidenrijk, Menno de Jong, et al. “Research in action: from AIDS to global health to impact. A symposium in recognition of the scientific contributions of Professor Joep Lange..” Antivir Ther 20, no. 1 (2015): 101–8. https://doi.org/10.3851/IMP2946.

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