Vance Garrison Fowler, MD

Professor of Medicine
Professor in Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Member in the Duke Clinical Research Institute
Campus mail Duke Box 102359, Hanes House, Trent Drive, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 613-5678
Email address

Determinants of Outcome in Patients with Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia
Pathogenesis of Bacterial Infections
Infections due to Resistant Gram Positive Organisms
Tropical medicine/International Health

Education and Training

  • Fellow, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Duke University, 1996 - 1999
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, Duke University, 1993 - 1996
  • M.H.S., Duke University, 1999
  • M.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1993


Fowler, V. G., J. Boley, C. L. Donovan, J. Li, G. R. Corey, D. Sexton, K. A. Marr, A. K. Gopal, and T. Ryan. “Echocardiography in patients with Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia.” Circulation 94, no. 8 (October 15, 1996): 1133–1133.


Fowler, V. G., and D. T. Durack. “Infective endocarditis..” Curr Opin Cardiol 9, no. 3 (May 1994): 389–400.


Fowler, V. G., M. Lemnge, S. G. Irare, E. Malecela, J. Mhina, S. Mtui, M. Mashaka, and R. Mtoi. “Efficacy of chloroquine on Plasmodium falciparum transmitted at Amani, eastern Usambara Mountains, north-east Tanzania: an area where malaria has recently become endemic..” J Trop Med Hyg 96, no. 6 (December 1993): 337–45.


Orringer, E. P., V. G. Fowler, C. M. Owens, A. E. Johnson, M. A. Mauro, F. G. Dalldorf, and R. D. Croom. “Case report: splenic infarction and acute splenic sequestration in adults with hemoglobin SC disease..” Am J Med Sci 302, no. 6 (December 1991): 374–79.

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Huth, J. F., V. Fowler, and S. Taylor. “Identification of an immunoreactive glycoprotein in the urine of sarcoma patients..” J Surg Res 50, no. 5 (May 1991): 475–79.

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