Vance Garrison Fowler, MD

Professor of Medicine
Florence McAlister Distinguished 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
Antibacterial Resistance
Pathogenesis of Bacterial Infections
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 - Chapel Hill, 1993

Publications

Anderson, Deverick J., Shera Watson, Rebekah W. Moehring, Lauren Komarow, Matthew Finnemeyer, Rebekka M. Arias, Jacqueline Huvane, et al. “Feasibility of Core Antimicrobial Stewardship Interventions in Community Hospitals.” Jama Netw Open 2, no. 8 (August 2, 2019): e199369. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.9369.

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31418804
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Fosbøl, Emil L., Lawrence P. Park, Vivian H. Chu, Eugene Athan, Francois Delahaye, Tomas Freiberger, Cristiane Lamas, et al. “The association between vegetation size and surgical treatment on 6-month mortality in left-sided infective endocarditis.” In Eur Heart J, 40:2243–51, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehz204.

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30977784
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Wilson, B., R. Viau, F. Perez, H. Jiang, V. G. Fowler, H. F. Chambers, B. N. Kreiswirth, R. A. Bonomo, and S. R. Evans. “Erratum: 1757. Using the Desirability of Outcome Ranking for Management of Antimicrobial Therapy (DOOR-MAT) to Assess Antibiotic Therapy Guided by Rapid Molecular Diagnostics (RMD) in Bloodstream Infection (BSI) Caused by Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumonia(Open Forum Infectious Diseases DOI: 10.1093/ofid/ofy209.142).” Open Forum Infectious Diseases 6, no. 7 (July 1, 2019). https://doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofz267.

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Mikkaichi, Tsuyoshi, Michael R. Yeaman, Alexander Hoffmann, and Alexander MRSA Systems Immunobiology Group. “Identifying determinants of persistent MRSA bacteremia using mathematical modeling.” Plos Comput Biol 15, no. 7 (July 2019): e1007087. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pcbi.1007087.

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31295255
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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. https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciy801.

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30239599
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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. https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciy912.

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Doernberg, Sarah B., Thuy Tien Tram Tran, Steven Y. C. Tong, Mical Paul, Dafna Yahav, Joshua S. Davis, Leonard Leibovici, et al. “Good Studies Evaluate the Disease While Great Studies Evaluate the Patient: Development and Application of a Desirability of Outcome Ranking Endpoint for Staphylococcus aureus Bloodstream Infection.” Clin Infect Dis 68, no. 10 (May 2, 2019): 1691–98. https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciy766.

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Guimaraes, Alessander O., Yi Cao, Kyu Hong, Oleg Mayba, Melicent C. Peck, Johnny Gutierrez, Felicia Ruffin, et al. “A Prognostic Model of Persistent Bacteremia and Mortality in Complicated Staphylococcus aureus Bloodstream Infection.” Clin Infect Dis 68, no. 9 (April 24, 2019): 1502–11. https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciy739.

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Turner, Nicholas A., Batu K. Sharma-Kuinkel, Stacey A. Maskarinec, Emily M. Eichenberger, Pratik P. Shah, Manuela Carugati, Thomas L. Holland, and Vance G. Fowler. “Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: an overview of basic and clinical research.” Nat Rev Microbiol 17, no. 4 (April 2019): 203–18. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41579-018-0147-4.

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30737488
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Chaudry, Mavish S., Gunnar H. Gislason, Anne-Lise Kamper, Marianne Rix, Anders R. Larsen, Andreas Petersen, Paal S. Andersen, et al. “Increased risk of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in hemodialysis-A nationwide study.” Hemodial Int 23, no. 2 (April 2019): 230–38. https://doi.org/10.1111/hdi.12728.

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30779302
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