Ralph Snyderman, MD

Professor of Medicine
James B. Duke Professor of Medicine
Chancellor Emeritus of Duke University
Campus mail 2424 Erwin Road, Suite 1101, Durham, NC 27705
Phone (919) 684-6637
Email address ralph.snyderman@duke.edu

Dr. Snyderman served as Chancellor for Health Affairs and Dean of the School of Medicine at Duke University from 1989 to July 2004.  During this time, he oversaw the development of the Duke University Health System and served as its first president and CEO.  Dr. Snyderman’s current focus is personalized health care and he continues to lead these efforts nationally from his position as Director of the Duke Center for Research on Personalized Health Care.

Areas of expertise and national recognition: Personalized Health Care,  Immunology, Inflammation, Rheumatology and Medical Center Administration.

Education and Training

  • M.D., State University of New York at Brooklyn, 1965

Publications

Snyderman, R, and Gyatso The Th Dalai Lama, T. "Compassion and Health Care: A Discussion With the Dalai Lama." Academic Medicine : Journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges (March 12, 2019).

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Drake, C, Meade, C, Hull, SK, Price, A, and Snyderman, R. "Integration of Personalized Health Planning and Shared Medical Appointments for Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus." Southern Medical Journal 111, no. 11 (November 2018): 674-682.

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30392002
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Snyderman, R. A Chancellor's Tale: Transforming Academic Medicine. Duke University Press, November 4, 2016. (Monograph)

Scholars@Duke

Meade, C, Drake, C, and Snyderman, R. "Health Care Reform in the United States." JAMA 316, no. 18 (November 2016): 1923-1924. (Letter)

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27825005
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Snyderman, R, and Spellmeyer, D. "Precision medicine: beyond genomics to targeted therapies." Personalized Medicine 13, no. 2 (March 2016): 97-100.

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Snyderman, R, Meade, C, and Drake, C. "Value of Personalized Medicine." JAMA 315, no. 6 (February 2016): 613-. (Letter)

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26864420
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Simmons, LA, Drake, CD, Gaudet, TW, and Snyderman, R. "Personalized Health Planning in Primary Care Settings." Federal Practitioner : for the Health Care Professionals of the Va, Dod, and Phs 33, no. 1 (January 2016): 27-34.

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30766135
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Snyderman, R. "Personalized medicine 2014: has healthcare been transformed?." Personalized Medicine 11, no. 4 (June 2014): 365-368.

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Simmons, LA, Wolever, RQ, Bechard, EM, and Snyderman, R. "Patient engagement as a risk factor in personalized health care: A systematic review of the literature on chronic disease." Genome Medicine 6, no. 2 (February 26, 2014).

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Simmons, LA, Wolever, RQ, Bechard, EM, and Snyderman, R. "Patient engagement as a risk factor in personalized health care: a systematic review of the literature on chronic disease." Genome Medicine 6, no. 2 (January 2014): 16-null.

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24571651
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