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 fowle003@mc.duke.edu

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

Publications

Messina, JA, Cober, E, Richter, SS, Perez, F, Salata, RA, Kalayjian, RC, Watkins, RR, Scalera, NM, Doi, Y, Kaye, KS, Evans, S, Bonomo, RA, Fowler, VG, van Duin, D, and Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group, . "Hospital Readmissions in Patients With Carbapenem-Resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae." Infection control and hospital epidemiology 37, no. 3 (March 2016): 281-288.

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26686227
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Evans, S, Follmann, D, Schoenfeld, D, Fowler, VG, and Chambers, HF. "Reply to Phillips, Morris, and Walker." Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America 62, no. 6 (March 2016): 815-816. (Letter)

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26658301
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Thaden, JT, Keller, AE, Shire, NJ, Camara, MM, Otterson, L, Huband, M, Guenther, CM, Zhao, W, Warrener, P, Stover, CK, Fowler, VG, and DiGiandomenico, A. "Pseudomonas aeruginosa Bacteremic Patients Exhibit Nonprotective Antibody Titers Against Therapeutic Antibody Targets PcrV and Psl Exopolysaccharide." The Journal of infectious diseases 213, no. 4 (February 2016): 640-648.

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26333940
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Messina, JA, Thaden, JT, Sharma-Kuinkel, BK, and Fowler, VG. "Impact of Bacterial and Human Genetic Variation on Staphylococcus aureus Infections." PLoS pathogens 12, no. 1 (January 14, 2016): e1005330-. (Review)

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26766507
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Sharma-Kuinkel, BK, Rude, TH, and Fowler, VG. "Pulse Field Gel Electrophoresis." Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.) 1373 (January 2016): 117-130.

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25682374
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Thaden, JT, Fowler, VG, Sexton, DJ, and Anderson, DJ. "Increasing Incidence of Extended-Spectrum β-Lactamase-Producing Escherichia coli in Community Hospitals throughout the Southeastern United States." Infection control and hospital epidemiology 37, no. 1 (January 2016): 49-54.

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26458226
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Evans, SR, Hujer, AM, Jiang, H, Hujer, KM, Hall, T, Marzan, C, Jacobs, MR, Sampath, R, Ecker, DJ, Manca, C, Chavda, K, Zhang, P, Fernandez, H, Chen, L, Mediavilla, JR, Hill, CB, Perez, F, Caliendo, AM, Fowler, VG, Chambers, HF, Kreiswirth, BN, Bonomo, RA, and Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group, . "Rapid Molecular Diagnostics, Antibiotic Treatment Decisions, and Developing Approaches to Inform Empiric Therapy: PRIMERS I and II." Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America 62, no. 2 (January 2016): 181-189.

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26409063
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Tsalik, EL, Henao, R, Nichols, M, Burke, T, Ko, ER, McClain, MT, Hudson, LL, Mazur, A, Freeman, DH, Veldman, T, Langley, RJ, Quackenbush, EB, Glickman, SW, Cairns, CB, Jaehne, AK, Rivers, EP, Otero, RM, Zaas, AK, Kingsmore, SF, Lucas, J, Fowler, VG, Carin, L, Ginsburg, GS, and Woods, CW. "Host gene expression classifiers diagnose acute respiratory illness etiology." Science translational medicine 8, no. 322 (January 2016): 322ra11-.

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26791949
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Galloway-Peña, J, Clement, ME, Sharma Kuinkel, BK, Ruffin, F, Flores, AR, Levinson, H, Shelburne, SA, Moore, Z, and Fowler, VG. "Application of Whole-Genome Sequencing to an Unusual Outbreak of Invasive Group A Streptococcal Disease." Open forum infectious diseases 3, no. 1 (January 2016): ofw042-.

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27006966
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Ericson, JE, Popoola, VO, Smith, PB, Benjamin, DK, Fowler, VG, Benjamin, DK, Clark, RH, and Milstone, AM. "Burden of Invasive Staphylococcus aureus Infections in Hospitalized Infants." JAMA pediatrics 169, no. 12 (December 2015): 1105-1111.

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26502073
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