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) 668-6053
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

Guimaraes, Alessander O., Johnny Gutierrez, Stacey A. Maskarinec, Yi Cao, Kyu Hong, Felicia Ruffin, Montserrat Carrasco-Triguero, et al. “Prognostic Power of Pathogen Cell-Free DNA in Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia.” Open Forum Infect Dis 6, no. 4 (April 2019): ofz126. https://doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofz126.

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31041341
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Holland, Thomas L., Henry F. Chambers, Helen W. Boucher, G Ralph Corey, Rebecca Coleman, Bibiana Castaneda-Ruiz, and Vance G. Fowler. “Considerations for Clinical Trials of Staphylococcus aureus Bloodstream Infection in Adults.” Clin Infect Dis 68, no. 5 (February 15, 2019): 865–72. https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciy774.

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30202941
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Luterbach, Courtney L., Ashley Boshe, Heather I. Henderson, Eric Cober, Sandra S. Richter, Robert A. Salata, Robert C. Kalayjian, et al. “The Role of Trimethoprim/Sulfamethoxazole in the Treatment of Infections Caused by Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae.” Open Forum Infect Dis 6, no. 1 (January 2019): ofy351. https://doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofy351.

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30631796
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Sharma-Kuinkel, Batu K., Christine Tkaczyk, Jessica Bonnell, Li Yu, Andrey Tovchigrechko, David E. Tabor, Lawrence P. Park, et al. “Associations of pathogen-specific and host-specific characteristics with disease outcome in patients with Staphylococcus aureus bacteremic pneumonia.” Clin Transl Immunology 8, no. 7 (2019): e01070. https://doi.org/10.1002/cti2.1070.

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31360464
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Corneli, Amy, Brian Perry, Deborah Collyar, John H. Powers, John J. Farley, Sara B. Calvert, Jonas Santiago, et al. “Assessment of the Perceived Acceptability of an Early Enrollment Strategy Using Advance Consent in Health Care-Associated Pneumonia.” Jama Netw Open 1, no. 8 (December 7, 2018): e185816. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2018.5816.

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30646295
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Chan, Liana C., Maura Rossetti, Lloyd S. Miller, Scott G. Filler, Colin W. Johnson, Hong K. Lee, Huiyuan Wang, et al. “Protective immunity in recurrent Staphylococcus aureus infection reflects localized immune signatures and macrophage-conferred memory.” Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 115, no. 47 (November 20, 2018): E11111–19. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1808353115.

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30297395
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Satlin, Michael J., Kalyan D. Chavda, Thomas M. Baker, Liang Chen, Elena Shashkina, Rosemary Soave, Catherine B. Small, et al. “Colonization With Levofloxacin-resistant Extended-spectrum β-Lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae and Risk of Bacteremia in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Recipients.” Clin Infect Dis 67, no. 11 (November 13, 2018): 1720–28. https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciy363.

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29701766
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Duin, David van, Peidi Gu, Jane Dong, Melanie Paff, Rebekka M. Arias, Beth Evans, Yunsong Yu, et al. “China-United States Research Collaborations in Antimicrobial Resistance.” Clin Infect Dis 67, no. suppl_2 (November 13, 2018): S142–45. https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciy694.

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30423056
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DebRoy, Sruti, Xiqi Li, Awdhesh Kalia, Jessica Galloway-Pena, Brittany J. Shah, Vance G. Fowler, Anthony R. Flores, and Samuel A. Shelburne. “Identification of a chimeric emm gene and novel emm pattern in currently circulating strains of emm4 Group A Streptococcus.” Microb Genom 4, no. 11 (November 2018). https://doi.org/10.1099/mgen.0.000235.

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30412460
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Scott, William K., Felix Mba Medie, Felicia Ruffin, Batu K. Sharma-Kuinkel, Derek D. Cyr, Shengru Guo, Derek M. Dykxhoorn, et al. “Human genetic variation in GLS2 is associated with development of complicated Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia.” Plos Genet 14, no. 10 (October 2018): e1007667. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1007667.

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30289878
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