Emily O'Brien PhD

Emily O'Brien

Core Faculty

Emily O'Brien, PhD

Degree

PhD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

I am an epidemiologist and health services researcher at the Duke Clinical Research Institute. My research focuses on comparative effectiveness, patient-centered outcomes, and pragmatic health services research in cardiovascular and pulmonary disease.

Areas of expertise: Epidemiology, Health Services Research, and Clinical Decision Sciences

O’Brien EC, Raman SR, Ellis A, Hammill BG, Berdan LG, Rorick T, et al. The use of electronic health records for recruitment in clinical trials: a mixed methods analysis of the Harmony Outcomes Electronic Health Record Ancillary Study. Trials. 2021 Jul 19;22(1):465.

Nelson AJ, Pagidipati NJ, Aroda VR, Cavender MA, Green JB, Lopes RD, et al. Incorporating SGLT2i and GLP-1RA for Cardiovascular and Kidney Disease Risk Reduction: Call for Action to the Cardiology Community. Circulation. 2021 Jul 6;144(1):74–84.

Steinberg BA, Li Z, O’Brien EC, Pritchard J, Chew DS, Bunch TJ, et al. Atrial fibrillation burden and heart failure: Data from 39,710 individuals with cardiac implanted electronic devices. Heart Rhythm. 2021 May;18(5):709–16.