Robert W. McGarrah, MD

Medical Instructor in the Department of Medicine
Member of Duke Molecular Physiology Institute
Campus mail 104775, 49-208J, Durham, NC 27701
Phone (919) 681-3945
Email address robert.mcgarrah@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship, Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, 2012 - 2016
  • Research Fellow, Cardiovascular Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2011 - 2012
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2008 - 2011
  • M.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, 2008

Publications

Yu, Bing, Claudia Flexeder, Robert W. McGarrah, Annah Wyss, Alanna C. Morrison, Kari E. North, Eric Boerwinkle, et al. “Metabolomics Identifies Novel Blood Biomarkers of Pulmonary Function and COPD in the General Population..” Metabolites 9, no. 4 (April 1, 2019). https://doi.org/10.3390/metabo9040061.

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McGuinn, Laura A., Alexandra Schneider, Robert W. McGarrah, Cavin Ward-Caviness, Lucas M. Neas, Qian Di, Joel Schwartz, et al. “Association of long-term PM2.5 exposure with traditional and novel lipid measures related to cardiovascular disease risk..” Environ Int 122 (January 2019): 193–200. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2018.11.001.

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Hunter, Wynn G., Robert W. McGarrah, Jacob P. Kelly, Michel G. Khouri, Damian M. Craig, Carol Haynes, G Michael Felker, et al. “High-Density Lipoprotein Particle Subfractions in Heart Failure With Preserved or Reduced Ejection Fraction..” Journal of the American College of Cardiology 73, no. 2 (January 2019): 177–86. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2018.10.059.

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Wang, Yingxue, Bridgette A. Christopher, Kirkland A. Wilson, Deborah Muoio, Robert W. McGarrah, Henri Brunengraber, and Guo-Fang Zhang. “Propionate-induced changes in cardiac metabolism, notably CoA trapping, are not altered by l-carnitine..” Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 315, no. 4 (October 1, 2018): E622–33. https://doi.org/10.1152/ajpendo.00081.2018.

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White, Phillip J., Robert W. McGarrah, Paul A. Grimsrud, Shih-Chia Tso, Wen-Hsuan Yang, Jonathan M. Haldeman, Thomas Grenier-Larouche, et al. “The BCKDH Kinase and Phosphatase Integrate BCAA and Lipid Metabolism via Regulation of ATP-Citrate Lyase..” Cell Metab 27, no. 6 (June 5, 2018): 1281-1293.e7. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cmet.2018.04.015.

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Duscha, Brian D., Lucy W. Piner, Mahesh P. Patel, Karen P. Craig, Morgan Brady, Robert W. McGarrah, Connie Chen, and William E. Kraus. “Effects of a 12-week mHealth program on peak VO2 and physical activity patterns after completing cardiac rehabilitation: A randomized controlled trial..” Am Heart J 199 (May 2018): 105–14. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2018.02.001.

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Sarzynski, Mark A., Jonathan J. Ruiz-Ramie, Jacob L. Barber, Cris A. Slentz, John W. Apolzan, Robert W. McGarrah, Melissa N. Harris, et al. “Effects of Increasing Exercise Intensity and Dose on Multiple Measures of HDL (High-Density Lipoprotein) Function..” Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 38, no. 4 (April 2018): 943–52. https://doi.org/10.1161/ATVBAHA.117.310307.

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McGarrah, Robert W., Ann M. Navar, Stephanie Giamberardino, Adrian Coles, Lydia C. Kwee, Udo Hoffmann, Geoffrey S. Ginsburg, William E. Kraus, Pamela S. Douglas, and Svati H. Shah. “NMR Lipoprotein Profiling Identifies HDL Subclasses Associated With Obstructive CAD: Insights From the PROMISE Clinical Trial.” In Circulation, Vol. 136. LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 2017.

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