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


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.


Evans, Scott R., Thuy Tien T. Tran, Andrea M. Hujer, Carol B. Hill, Kristine M. Hujer, Jose R. Mediavilla, Claudia Manca, et al. “Rapid Molecular Diagnostics to Inform Empiric Use of Ceftazidime/Avibactam and Ceftolozane/Tazobactam Against Pseudomonas aeruginosa: PRIMERS IV..” Clin Infect Dis 68, no. 11 (May 17, 2019): 1823–30.

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Evans, Scott R., Dean Follmann, Ying Liu, Thomas Holland, Sarah B. Doernberg, Nadine Rouphael, Toshimitsu Hamasaki, et al. “Sequential, Multiple-Assignment, Randomized Trials for COMparing Personalized Antibiotic StrategieS (SMART-COMPASS)..” Clin Infect Dis 68, no. 11 (May 17, 2019): 1961–67.

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