FELKER Michael, Durham, USA
G. Michael Felker, MD, MHS, is an Associate Professor in the Division of Cardiology at Duke University Medical Center and the Director of Heart Failure Research at the Duke Clinical Research Institute. He did his medical training at Duke University School of Medicine, his internal medicine training at Johns Hopkins Hospital where he was chief resident, and his cardiology training at Duke. Dr. Felker has published over 120 peer reviewed articles and book chapters in the field of heart failure. He has served on the Steering Committee for multiple national and international clinical trials in heart failure. He Directs the Advanced Heart Failure Fellowship Training Program at the Duke University School of Medicine. Dr Felker is an editorial board member or peer reviewer for multiple high impact medical journals, including the New England Journal of Medicine, JAMA, Lancet, Circulation, and JACC. He is the Associate Editor of JACC: Heart Failure and co-editor of Heart Failure: A Companion to Braunwald’s Heart Disease textbook. His research focus in on clinical trials (including clinical trials methodology) in acute and chronic heart failure, and the use of biomarkers as diagnostics, prognostic, and therapeutic tools in heart failure.