Victor J. Dzau, MD

Professor of Medicine
James B. Duke 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, VJ, and Balatbat, CA. "Cardiovascular Research and the National Academy of Medicine: Advancing Progress in Science and Medicine." Circulation Research 120, no. 1 (January 6, 2017): 23-26.

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Li, Y, Dal-Pra, S, Mirotsou, M, Jayawardena, TM, Hodgkinson, CP, Bursac, N, and Dzau, VJ. "Tissue-engineered 3-dimensional (3D) microenvironment enhances the direct reprogramming of fibroblasts into cardiomyocytes by microRNAs." Scientific Reports 6 (December 12, 2016): 38815-null.

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Califf, RM, Robb, MA, Bindman, AB, Briggs, JP, Collins, FS, Conway, PH, Coster, TS, Cunningham, FE, De Lew, N, DeSalvo, KB, Dymek, C, Dzau, VJ, Fleurence, RL, Frank, RG, Gaziano, JM, Kaufmann, P, Lauer, M, Marks, PW, McGinnis, JM, Richards, C, Selby, JV, Shulkin, DJ, Shuren, J, Slavitt, AM, Smith, SR, Washington, BV, White, PJ, Woodcock, J, Woodson, J, and Sherman, RE. "Transforming Evidence Generation to Support Health and Health Care Decisions." The New England Journal of Medicine 375, no. 24 (December 2016): 2395-2400.

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Sands, P, El Turabi, A, Saynisch, PA, and Dzau, VJ. "Assessment of economic vulnerability to infectious disease crises." Lancet (London, England) 388, no. 10058 (November 2016): 2443-2448.

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Dzau, VJ, and Ginsburg, GS. "Realizing the Full Potential of Precision Medicine in Health and Health Care." Jama 316, no. 16 (October 2016): 1659-1660.

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Matsushita, K, Wu, Y, Pratt, RE, and Dzau, VJ. "Deletion of angiotensin II type 2 receptor accelerates adipogenesis in murine mesenchymal stem cells via Wnt10b/beta-catenin signaling." Laboratory investigation; a journal of technical methods and pathology 96, no. 8 (August 2016): 909-917.

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Dzau, VJ, McClellan, M, and McGinnis, JM. "Vital Directions for Health and Health Care: An Initiative of the National Academy of Medicine." Jama 316, no. 7 (August 2016): 711-712.

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Dzau, VJ. "The National Academy of Medicine and the Cardiovascular Community: Partnering for a Healthier Future." Circulation 134, no. 3 (July 2016): 183-185.

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Dzau, VJ, and Sands, P. "Beyond the Ebola Battle--Winning the War against Future Epidemics." The New England journal of medicine 375, no. 3 (July 2016): 203-204.

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Gostin, LO, Tomori, O, Wibulpolprasert, S, Jha, AK, Frenk, J, Moon, S, Phumaphi, J, Piot, P, Stocking, B, Dzau, VJ, and Leung, GM. "Toward a Common Secure Future: Four Global Commissions in the Wake of Ebola." Plos Medicine 13, no. 5 (May 19, 2016): e1002042-null.

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