Victor J. Dzau, MD

Professor of Medicine
James B. Duke Distinguished Professor of Medicine
Professor of Pathology
Campus mail Victor J. Dzau Laboratory GSRBII # Room 4015, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 668-5448
Email address victor.dzau@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1979 - 1980
  • Chief Resident Physician, Children's Hospital Boston, 1978 - 1979
  • Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1976 - 1978
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Physiology, Harvard University , 1976 - 1978
  • Senior Assistant Resident, Children's Hospital Boston, 1975 - 1976
  • Clincal Fellow, Medicine, Harvard University , 1974 - 1976
  • Assistant Resident, Children's Hospital Boston, 1974 - 1975
  • Resident in Pathology, Pathology, Children's Hospital Boston, 1973 - 1974
  • Intern in Medicine, Medicine, Cornell University, 1972 - 1973
  • M.D., McGill University (Canada), 1972

Publications

Dzau, Victor J., and Celynne Balatbat. “Strategy, coordinated implementation, and sustainable financing needed for COVID-19 innovations.” Lancet 396, no. 10261 (November 7, 2020): 1469–71. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(20)32289-3.

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33160552
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Dzau, Victor J., Elizabeth M. Finkelman, Celynne A. Balatbat, Eric M. Verdin, and Roderic I. Pettigrew. “Achieving healthy human longevity: A global grand challenge.” Sci Transl Med 12, no. 566 (October 21, 2020). https://doi.org/10.1126/scitranslmed.abd3816.

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33087500
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Dzau, Victor J., Darrell Kirch, and Thomas Nasca. “Preventing a Parallel Pandemic - A National Strategy to Protect Clinicians' Well-Being.” N Engl J Med 383, no. 6 (August 6, 2020): 513–15. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJMp2011027.

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32402153
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Dzau, Victor J., Harvey V. Fineberg, Kenneth I. Shine, Samuel O. Thier, Debra Malina, and Stephen Morrissey. “A Half-Century of Progress in Health - A Perspective Series in Honor of the 50th Anniversary of the National Academy of Medicine.” N Engl J Med 383, no. 1 (July 2, 2020): 76–77. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJMe2020118.

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32609986
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Kavanagh, Matthew M., Ngozi A. Erondu, Oyewale Tomori, Victor J. Dzau, Emelda A. Okiro, Allan Maleche, Ifeyinwa C. Aniebo, Umunya Rugege, Charles B. Holmes, and Lawrence O. Gostin. “Access to lifesaving medical resources for African countries: COVID-19 testing and response, ethics, and politics.” Lancet 395, no. 10238 (May 30, 2020): 1735–38. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(20)31093-X.

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32386564
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Saleem, Mohammad, Conrad P. Hodgkinson, Liang Xiao, Juan A. Gimenez-Bastida, Megan L. Rasmussen, Jason Foss, Alan J. Payne, et al. “Sox6 as a new modulator of renin expression in the kidney.” Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 318, no. 2 (February 1, 2020): F285–97. https://doi.org/10.1152/ajprenal.00095.2019.

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Wu, Albert W., and Victor J. Dzau. “What Can Patient Safety Teach Us About Clinician Burnout?” Ann Intern Med 171, no. 12 (December 17, 2019): 933–34. https://doi.org/10.7326/M19-2397.

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Carayon, Pascale, Christine Cassel, and Victor J. Dzau. “Improving the System to Support Clinician Well-being and Provide Better Patient Care.” Jama 322, no. 22 (December 10, 2019): 2165–66. https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2019.17406.

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31644783
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Dzau, Victor J., and Jo Ann C. Jenkins. “Creating a Global Roadmap for Healthy Longevity.” J Gerontol a Biol Sci Med Sci 74, no. Suppl_1 (November 13, 2019): S4–6. https://doi.org/10.1093/gerona/glz226.

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31690929
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