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

Moon, Suerie, Jennifer Leigh, Liana Woskie, Francesco Checchi, Victor Dzau, Mosoka Fallah, Gabrielle Fitzgerald, et al. “Post-Ebola reforms: ample analysis, inadequate action.” Bmj 356 (January 23, 2017): j280. https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.j280.

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Dzau, Victor J., and Celynne A. Balatbat. “Cardiovascular Research and the National Academy of Medicine: Advancing Progress in Science and Medicine: Part 1: Who We Are.” Circ Res 120, no. 1 (January 6, 2017): 20–22. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.116.309992.

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28057784
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Dzau, Victor J., and Celynne A. Balatbat. “Cardiovascular Research and the National Academy of Medicine: Advancing Progress in Science and Medicine: Part 2: What We Do.” Circ Res 120, no. 1 (January 6, 2017): 23–26. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.116.310358.

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28057785
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Califf, Robert M., Melissa A. Robb, Andrew B. Bindman, Josephine P. Briggs, Francis S. Collins, Patrick H. Conway, Trinka S. Coster, et al. “Transforming Evidence Generation to Support Health and Health Care Decisions.” N Engl J Med 375, no. 24 (December 15, 2016): 2395–2400. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJMsb1610128.

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Li, Yanzhen, Sophie Dal-Pra, Maria Mirotsou, Tilanthi M. Jayawardena, Conrad P. Hodgkinson, Nenad Bursac, and Victor J. Dzau. “Tissue-engineered 3-dimensional (3D) microenvironment enhances the direct reprogramming of fibroblasts into cardiomyocytes by microRNAs.” Sci Rep 6 (December 12, 2016): 38815. https://doi.org/10.1038/srep38815.

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Sands, Peter, Anas El Turabi, Philip A. Saynisch, and Victor J. Dzau. “Assessment of economic vulnerability to infectious disease crises.” Lancet 388, no. 10058 (November 12, 2016): 2443–48. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(16)30594-3.

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Dzau, Victor J., and Geoffrey S. Ginsburg. “Realizing the Full Potential of Precision Medicine in Health and Health Care.” Jama 316, no. 16 (October 25, 2016): 1659–60. https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2016.14117.

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Dzau, Victor J., Mark McClellan, and J Michael McGinnis. “Vital Directions for Health and Health Care: An Initiative of the National Academy of Medicine.” Jama 316, no. 7 (August 16, 2016): 711–12. https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2016.10692.

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Matsushita, Kenichi, Yaojiong Wu, Richard E. Pratt, and Victor J. Dzau. “Deletion of angiotensin II type 2 receptor accelerates adipogenesis in murine mesenchymal stem cells via Wnt10b/beta-catenin signaling.” Lab Invest 96, no. 8 (August 2016): 909–17. https://doi.org/10.1038/labinvest.2016.66.

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