Neha Pagidipati, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Member of the Duke Clinical Research Institute
Email address neha.pagidipati@duke.edu

Neha J. Pagidipati, MD MPH is an Assistant Professor of Medicine and cardiovascular prevention specialist at the DCRI. She served as the Chief Research Fellow at the DCRI between 2016 and 2017 and has been involved with cardiovascular prevention research since 2011. Prior to coming to Duke, she trained at Brigham and Women’s Hospital for internal medicine residency, and then completed a two-year research fellowship in Global Women’s Health at the Brigham. During that time, she also obtained an MPH from the Harvard School of Public Health and studied cardiovascular disease prevention in women in India. Currently, her research focuses on cardiometabolic disease prevention, with particular emphasis on lifestyle modification and weight management. Clinically, she is building the Duke Cardiometabolic Prevention Program, which will focus on behavior change and risk factor management in patients at high risk of cardiovascular and metabolic diseases.

Education and Training

  • Cardiology Fellowship, Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, 2013 - 2017
  • Global Women's Health Fellowship, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 2011 - 2013
  • Intership and Residency in Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 2008 - 2011
  • M.P.H., Harvard University , 2013
  • M.D., Harvard Medical School, 2008

Publications

Truby, Lauren K., Christopher O’Connor, Mona Fiuzat, Amanda Stebbins, Adrian Coles, Chetan B. Patel, Bradi Granger, et al. “Sex Differences in Quality of Life and Clinical Outcomes in Patients With Advanced Heart Failure: Insights From the PAL-HF Trial.” Circ Heart Fail 13, no. 4 (April 2020): e006134. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.119.006134.

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32268795
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Goyal, Akash, Neha Pagidipati, C Larry Hill, Brooke Alhanti, James E. Udelson, Michael H. Picard, Patricia A. Pellikka, Udo Hoffmann, Daniel B. Mark, and Pamela S. Douglas. “Clinical and Economic Implications of Inconclusive Noninvasive Test Results in Stable Patients With Suspected Coronary Artery Disease: Insights From the PROMISE Trial.” Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 13, no. 4 (April 2020): e009986. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.119.009986.

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32268807
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Sharma, Abhinav, Neha J. Pagidipati, Robert M. Califf, Darren K. McGuire, Jennifer B. Green, Dave Demets, Jyothis Thomas George, et al. “Impact of Regulatory Guidance on Evaluating Cardiovascular Risk of New Glucose-Lowering Therapies to Treat Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: Lessons Learned and Future Directions.” Circulation 141, no. 10 (March 10, 2020): 843–62. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.119.041022.

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31992065
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Farmer, Heather R., Linda A. Wray, Ying Xian, Hanzhang Xu, Neha Pagidipati, Eric D. Peterson, and Matthew E. Dupre. “Racial Differences in Elevated C-Reactive Protein Among US Older Adults.” J Am Geriatr Soc 68, no. 2 (February 2020): 362–69. https://doi.org/10.1111/jgs.16187.

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31633808
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Litwin, Sheldon E., Adrian Coles, C Larry Hill, Brooke Alhanti, Neha Pagidipati, Kerry L. Lee, Patricia A. Pellikka, et al. “Discordances between predicted and actual risk in obese patients with suspected cardiac ischaemia.” Heart 106, no. 4 (February 2020): 273–79. https://doi.org/10.1136/heartjnl-2018-314503.

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31601728
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Pagidipati, Neha J., Yinggan Zheng, Jennifer B. Green, Darren K. McGuire, Robert J. Mentz, Svati Shah, Pablo Aschner, et al. “Association of obesity with cardiovascular outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease: Insights from TECOS.” Am Heart J 219 (January 2020): 47–57. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2019.09.016.

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31707324
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Goldstein, Benjamin A., Matthew Phelan, Neha J. Pagidipati, and Sarah B. Peskoe. “How and when informative visit processes can bias inference when using electronic health records data for clinical research.” J Am Med Inform Assoc 26, no. 12 (December 1, 2019): 1609–17. https://doi.org/10.1093/jamia/ocz148.

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31553474
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Bhatt, Ankeet S., Nancy Luo, Nicole Solomon, Neha J. Pagidipati, Giuseppe Ambrosio, Jennifer B. Green, Darren K. McGuire, et al. “International variation in characteristics and clinical outcomes of patients with type 2 diabetes and heart failure: Insights from TECOS.” Am Heart J 218 (December 2019): 57–65. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2019.08.016.

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31707329
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Badjatiya, Anish, Peter Merrill, John B. Buse, Shaun G. Goodman, Brian Katona, Nayyar Iqbal, Neha J. Pagidipati, et al. “Clinical Outcomes in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Peripheral Artery Disease: Results From the EXSCEL Trial.” Circ Cardiovasc Interv 12, no. 12 (December 2019): e008018. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCINTERVENTIONS.119.008018.

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31752517
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