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

Huang, J, Guo, J, Beigi, F, Hodgkinson, CP, Facundo, HT, Zhang, Z, Espinoza-Derout, J, Zhou, X, Pratt, RE, Mirotsou, M, and Dzau, VJ. "HASF is a stem cell paracrine factor that activates PKC epsilon mediated cytoprotection." Journal of molecular and cellular cardiology 66 (January 2014): 157-164.

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24269490
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Jayawardena, T, Mirotsou, M, and Dzau, VJ. "Direct reprogramming of cardiac fibroblasts to cardiomyocytes using microRNAs." Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.) 1150 (January 2014): 263-272.

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24744005
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Dzau, VJ, Yoediono, Z, Ellaissi, WF, and Cho, AH. "Fostering innovation in medicine and health care: what must academic health centers do?." Acad Med 88, no. 10 (October 2013): 1424-1429.

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23969357
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Dzau, VJ, Cho, A, Ellaissi, W, Yoediono, Z, Sangvai, D, Shah, B, Zaas, D, and Udayakumar, K. "Transforming academic health centers for an uncertain future." N Engl J Med 369, no. 11 (September 12, 2013): 991-993.

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Beigi, F, Schmeckpeper, J, Pow-Anpongkul, P, Payne, JA, Zhang, L, Zhang, Z, Huang, J, Mirotsou, M, and Dzau, VJ. "C3orf58, a novel paracrine protein, stimulates cardiomyocyte cell-cycle progression through the PI3K-AKT-CDK7 pathway." Circ Res 113, no. 4 (August 2, 2013): 372-380.

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23784961
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Hodgkinson, CP, Naidoo, V, Patti, KG, Gomez, JA, Schmeckpeper, J, Zhang, Z, Davis, B, Pratt, RE, Mirotsou, M, and Dzau, VJ. "Abi3bp is a multifunctional autocrine/paracrine factor that regulates mesenchymal stem cell biology." Stem cells (Dayton, Ohio) 31, no. 8 (August 2013): 1669-1682.

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Wang, H, Gomez, JA, Klein, S, Zhang, Z, Seidler, B, Yang, Y, Schmeckpeper, J, Zhang, L, Muramoto, GG, Chute, J, Pratt, RE, Saur, D, Mirotsou, M, and Dzau, VJ. "Adult renal mesenchymal stem cell-like cells contribute to juxtaglomerular cell recruitment." J Am Soc Nephrol 24, no. 8 (July 2013): 1263-1273.

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23744888
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Andolsek, KM, Murphy, G, Nagler, A, Moore, PR, Schlueter, J, Weinerth, JL, Cuffe, MS, and Dzau, VJ. "Fostering creativity: how the Duke Graduate Medical Education Quasi-Endowment encourages innovation in GME." Acad Med 88, no. 2 (February 2013): 185-191.

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23269302
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Dzau, VJ, Yoediono, Z, Ellaissi, WF, and Cho, AH. "Fostering innovation in medicine and health care: What must academic health centers do?." Academic Medicine 88, no. 10 (2013): 1424-1429.

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Andolsek, KM, Murphy, G, Nagler, A, Moore, PR, Schlueter, J, Weinerth, JL, Cuffe, MS, and Dzau, VJ. "Fostering creativity: How the duke graduate medical education quasi-endowment encourages innovation in GME." Academic Medicine 88, no. 2 (2013): 185-191.

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