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Greg Burke , MD, MSc
Professor and Director

Burke, Gregory L

Division Administration
Division of Public Health Sciences
Wake Forest University Health Sciences

Administrative Contact:
Room Number: 3129
Medical Center Blvd.
Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27157-1063

Telephone: 336-716-2930
Email: gburke@wakehealth.edu

B.A. (Biology and General Science) University of Northern Iowa - 1977,
M.D. University of Iowa - 1981
M.S. (Preventive Medicine/Epidemiology) University of Iowa - 1983 

- Epidemiology of Cardiovascular Disease
- Atherosclerosis and Subclinical CVD
- Measurement Issues in Epidemiology
- Clinical Trials of Chronic Disease Prevention
- Women’s Health/Alternative Forms of Estrogen Replacement Therapy
- Translation of Scientific Data for Physicians and the General Public
- Alternative strategies for Chronic Disease Prevention

PUBLICATIONS (10 most recent):
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Bacharova L;Chen H;Estes EH;Mateasik A;Bluemke DA;Lima JA;Burke GL;Soliman EZ;  Determinants of discrepancies in detection and comparison of the prognostic significance of left ventricular hypertrophy by electrocardiogram and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging; Am J Cardiol; 2015 Feb 15; 115:515-522
Arnan MK;Hsieh TC;Yeboah J;Bertoni AG;Burke GL;Bahrainwala Z;Grega MA;Baumgartner WA;Gottesman RF;  Postoperative blood urea nitrogen is associated with stroke in cardiac surgical patients; Ann Thorac Surg; 2015 Apr; 99:1314-1320
Yeboah J;Erbel R;Delaney JC;Nance R;Guo M;Bertoni AG;Budoff M;Moebus S;Jockel KH;Burke GL;Wong ND;Lehmann N;Herrington DM;Mohlenkamp S;Greenland P;  Development of a new diabetes risk prediction tool for incident coronary heart disease events: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis and the Heinz Nixdorf Recall Study; Atherosclerosis ; 2014 Oct; 236:411-417
Zhang K;Larson TV;Gassett A;Szpiro AA;Daviglus M;Burke GL;Kaufman JD;Adar SD;  Characterizing Spatial Patterns of Airborne Coarse Particulate (PM) Mass and Chemical Components in Three Cities: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis; Environ Health Perspect ; 2014 Mar 18;
Arguelles W;Llabre MM;Penedo FJ;Daviglus ML;Sacco RL;Liu K;Szklo M;Polak JF;Eng J;Burke GL;Schneiderman N;  Relationship of change in traditional cardiometabolic risk factors to change in coronary artery calcification among individuals with detectable subclinical atherosclerosis: The multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis; Int J Cardiol; 2014 Jun 1; 174:51-56
Yeboah J;Delaney JA;Nance R;McClelland RL;Polak JF;Sibley CT;Bertoni A;Burke GL;Carr JJ;Herrington DM;  Mediation of cardiovascular risk factor effects through subclinical vascular disease: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis; Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol; 2014 Aug; 34:1778-1783
Burkart KM;Manichaikul A;Wilk JB;Ahmed FS;Burke GL;Enright P;Hansel NN;Haynes D;Heckbert SR;Hoffman EA;Kaufman JD;Kurai J;Loehr L;London SJ;Meng Y;O'Connor GT;Oelsner E;Petrini M;Pottinger TD;Powell CA;Redline S;Rotter JI;Smith LJ;Soler AM;Tobin MD;Tsai MY;Watson K;White W;Young TR;Rich SS;Barr RG;  APOM and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol are associated with lung function and per cent emphysema; Eur Respir J; 2014 Apr; 43:1003-1017
Bild DE;McClelland R;Kaufman JD;Blumenthal R;Burke GL;Carr JJ;Post WS;Register TC;Shea S;Szklo M;  Ten-Year Trends in Coronary Calcification in Individuals without Clinical Cardiovascular Disease in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis; PLoS ONE; 2014; 9:e94916-
Jensky NE;Allison MA;Loomba R;Carnethon MR;de Boer IH;Budoff MJ;Burke GL;Criqui MH;Ix JH;  Null association between abdominal muscle and calcified atherosclerosis in community-living persons without clinical cardiovascular disease: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis; Metabolism ; 2013 Nov; 62:1562-1569
McAuley PA;Chen H;Lee DC;Artero EG;Bluemke DA;Burke GL;  Physical Activity, Measures of Obesity, and Cardiometabolic Risk: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA); J Phys Act Health; 2013 May 10;

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