Robert M. Califf, MD Duke Translational Medicine Institute, Durham, NC, USA
Dr. Robert Califf is Vice Chancellor for Clinical and Translational Research at Duke University and Director of the Duke Translational Medicine Institute (DTMI), an organization focused on translating scientific discoveries into improved health outcomes. He was also founding director of the Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI), one of the world’s premier academic research organizations, now part of the DTMI. Under his leadership, the DCRI grew into an
organization with over 1000 employees. An international leader in cardiovascular medicine, health outcomes, healthcare quality, and medical economics, he is among the most frequently cited authors in medicine.