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

McGarrah, Robert W., Jacob P. Kelly, Damian M. Craig, Carol Haynes, Ryan C. Jessee, Kim M. Huffman, William E. Kraus, and Svati H. Shah. “A Novel Protein Glycan-Derived Inflammation Biomarker Independently Predicts Cardiovascular Disease and Modifies the Association of HDL Subclasses with Mortality..” Clin Chem 63, no. 1 (January 2017): 288–96. https://doi.org/10.1373/clinchem.2016.261636.

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27811210
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McGarrah, Robert W., Cris A. Slentz, and William E. Kraus. “The Effect of Vigorous- Versus Moderate-Intensity Aerobic Exercise on Insulin Action..” Curr Cardiol Rep 18, no. 12 (December 2016). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11886-016-0797-7.

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27796854
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Hunter, W. G., J. P. Kelly, R. W. McGarrah, M. G. Khouri, D. M. Craig, C. Haynes, O. Ilkayeva, et al. “Plasma amino acid concentrations are independently associated with adverse outcomes in heart failure and preserved ejection fraction: prognostic utility of amino acid profiles in HFpEF.” In European Heart Journal, 37:330–330. OXFORD UNIV PRESS, 2016.

Scholars@Duke

Hunter, Wynn G., Jacob P. Kelly, Robert W. McGarrah, Michel G. Khouri, Damian Craig, Carol Haynes, Olga Ilkayeva, et al. “Metabolomic Profiling Identifies Novel Circulating Biomarkers of Mitochondrial Dysfunction Differentially Elevated in Heart Failure With Preserved Versus Reduced Ejection Fraction: Evidence for Shared Metabolic Impairments in Clinical Heart Failure..” J Am Heart Assoc 5, no. 8 (July 29, 2016). https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.115.003190.

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27473038
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Samad, Zainab, Amit N. Vora, Allison Dunning, Phillip J. Schulte, Linda K. Shaw, Fawaz Al-Enezi, Mads Ersboll, et al. “Aortic valve surgery and survival in patients with moderate or severe aortic stenosis and left ventricular dysfunction..” Eur Heart J 37, no. 28 (July 21, 2016): 2276–86. https://doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehv701.

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26787441
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White, Phillip J., Amanda L. Lapworth, Jie An, Liping Wang, Robert W. McGarrah, Robert D. Stevens, Olga Ilkayeva, et al. “Branched-chain amino acid restriction in Zucker-fatty rats improves muscle insulin sensitivity by enhancing efficiency of fatty acid oxidation and acyl-glycine export..” Mol Metab 5, no. 7 (July 2016): 538–51. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.molmet.2016.04.006.

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27408778
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Hunter, Wynn G., Jacob P. Kelly, Robert W. McGarrah, William E. Kraus, and Svati H. Shah. “Metabolic Dysfunction in Heart Failure: Diagnostic, Prognostic, and Pathophysiologic Insights From Metabolomic Profiling..” Curr Heart Fail Rep 13, no. 3 (June 2016): 119–31. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11897-016-0289-5.

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27216948
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