Robert William Harrison, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Membership in the Duke Clinical Research Institute
Campus mail 2400 Pratt St, Durham, NC 27705
Phone (919) 668-8077
Email address robert.w.harrison@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Fellowship, Cardiology, Duke University School of Medicine, 2010 - 2013
  • Chief Resident - VAMC, Medicine, Duke University, 2009 - 2010
  • Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Duke University, 2008 - 2009
  • Resident, Medicine, Duke University, 2005 - 2008
  • M.D., University of Maryland, College Park, 2005

Publications

Cox, Christopher E., Isaretta L. Riley, Deepshikha C. Ashana, Krista Haines, Maren K. Olsen, Jessie Gu, Elias H. Pratt, et al. “Improving racial disparities in unmet palliative care needs among intensive care unit family members with a needs-targeted app intervention: The ICUconnect randomized clinical trial.” Contemp Clin Trials 103 (April 2021): 106319. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cct.2021.106319.

PMID
33592310
Full Text

DeVore, Adam D., Bradi B. Granger, Gregg C. Fonarow, Hussein R. Al-Khalidi, Nancy M. Albert, Eldrin F. Lewis, Javed Butler, et al. “Care Optimization Through Patient and Hospital Engagement Clinical Trial for Heart Failure: Rationale and design of CONNECT-HF.” Am Heart J 220 (February 2020): 41–50. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2019.09.012.

PMID
31770656
Full Text

Roe, Matthew T., Qian H. Li, Deepak L. Bhatt, Vera A. Bittner, Rafael Diaz, Shaun G. Goodman, Robert A. Harrington, et al. “Risk Categorization Using New American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Guidelines for Cholesterol Management and Its Relation to Alirocumab Treatment Following Acute Coronary Syndromes.” Circulation 140, no. 19 (November 5, 2019): 1578–89. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.119.042551.

PMID
31475572
Full Text

Szarek, Michael, Ph Gabriel Steg, Dina DiCenso, Deepak L. Bhatt, Vera A. Bittner, Andrzej Budaj, Rafael Diaz, et al. “Alirocumab Reduces Total Hospitalizations and Increases Days Alive and Out of Hospital in the ODYSSEY OUTCOMES Trial.” Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 12, no. 11 (November 2019): e005858. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.119.005858.

PMID
31707826
Full Text

Jukema, J Wouter, Michael Szarek, Laurien E. Zijlstra, H Asita de Silva, Deepak L. Bhatt, Vera A. Bittner, Rafael Diaz, et al. “Alirocumab in Patients With Polyvascular Disease and Recent Acute Coronary Syndrome: ODYSSEY OUTCOMES Trial.” J Am Coll Cardiol 74, no. 9 (September 3, 2019): 1167–76. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2019.03.013.

PMID
30898609
Full Text

Ray, Kausik K., Helen M. Colhoun, Michael Szarek, Marie Baccara-Dinet, Deepak L. Bhatt, Vera A. Bittner, Andrzej J. Budaj, et al. “Effects of alirocumab on cardiovascular and metabolic outcomes after acute coronary syndrome in patients with or without diabetes: a prespecified analysis of the ODYSSEY OUTCOMES randomised controlled trial.” Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol 7, no. 8 (August 2019): 618–28. https://doi.org/10.1016/S2213-8587(19)30158-5.

PMID
31272931
Full Text

Steg, Philippe Gabriel, Michael Szarek, Deepak L. Bhatt, Vera A. Bittner, Marie-France Brégeault, Anthony J. Dalby, Rafael Diaz, et al. “Effect of Alirocumab on Mortality After Acute Coronary Syndromes.” Circulation 140, no. 2 (July 9, 2019): 103–12. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.118.038840.

PMID
31117810
Full Text

Lopes, Renato D., Gretchen Heizer, Ronald Aronson, Amit N. Vora, Tyler Massaro, Roxana Mehran, Shaun G. Goodman, et al. “Antithrombotic Therapy after Acute Coronary Syndrome or PCI in Atrial Fibrillation.” N Engl J Med 380, no. 16 (April 18, 2019): 1509–24. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJMoa1817083.

PMID
30883055
Full Text

Fanaroff, Alexander C., Robert Clare, Karen S. Pieper, Kenneth W. Mahaffey, Chiara Melloni, Jennifer B. Green, John H. Alexander, et al. “Frequency, Regional Variation, and Predictors of Undetermined Cause of Death in Cardiometabolic Clinical Trials: A Pooled Analysis of 9259 Deaths in 9 Trials.” Circulation 139, no. 7 (February 12, 2019): 863–73. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.118.037202.

PMID
30586739
Full Text

Szarek, Michael, Harvey D. White, Gregory G. Schwartz, Marco Alings, Deepak L. Bhatt, Vera A. Bittner, Chern-En Chiang, et al. “Alirocumab Reduces Total Nonfatal Cardiovascular and Fatal Events: The ODYSSEY OUTCOMES Trial.” J Am Coll Cardiol 73, no. 4 (February 5, 2019): 387–96. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2018.10.039.

PMID
30428396
Full Text

Pages