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

Batson, Amie, Michael Merson, and Victor Dzau. “Innovating through "interesting times" in global health.” Lancet 390, no. 10106 (October 28, 2017): e33–34. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(17)32522-9.

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28958465
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Dzau, Victor, Valentin Fuster, Jendayi Frazer, and Megan Snair. “Investing in Global Health for Our Future.” N Engl J Med 377, no. 13 (September 28, 2017): 1292–96. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJMsr1707974.

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28953444
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Yamey, Gavin, Marco Schäferhoff, Ole Kristian Aars, Barry Bloom, Dennis Carroll, Mukesh Chawla, Victor Dzau, et al. “Financing of international collective action for epidemic and pandemic preparedness.” Lancet Glob Health 5, no. 8 (August 2017): e742–44. https://doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(17)30203-6.

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28528866
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Dal-Pra, Sophie, Conrad P. Hodgkinson, Maria Mirotsou, Imke Kirste, and Victor J. Dzau. “Demethylation of H3K27 Is Essential for the Induction of Direct Cardiac Reprogramming by miR Combo.” Circ Res 120, no. 9 (April 28, 2017): 1403–13. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.116.308741.

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28209718
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Dzau, Victor J., Mark B. McClellan, J Michael McGinnis, Sheila P. Burke, Molly J. Coye, Angela Diaz, Thomas A. Daschle, et al. “Vital Directions for Health and Health Care: Priorities From a National Academy of Medicine Initiative.” Jama 317, no. 14 (April 11, 2017): 1461–70. https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2017.1964.

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28324029
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Dzau, V. J., D. A. Asch, B. Hannaford, R. Aggarwal, and C. M. Pugh. “Debate on the cost of innovation in healthcare: Is it too costly?” Bmj Simulation and Technology Enhanced Learning 3 (March 1, 2017): S33–36. https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjstel-2016-000174.

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Bareja, Akshay, Conrad P. Hodgkinson, Alan J. Payne, Richard E. Pratt, and Victor J. Dzau. “HASF (C3orf58) is a novel ligand of the insulin-like growth factor 1 receptor.” Biochem J 474, no. 5 (February 20, 2017): 771–80. https://doi.org/10.1042/BCJ20160976.

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28096202
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