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William B. Applegate, MD, MPH, MACPWake Forest School of Medicine

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William B. Applegate, MD, MPH, MACP

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New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-713-8250
Department: 336-713-8570

Email: wapplega@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • B.A., University of Louisville , 1968
  • M.D., University of Louisville , 1972
  • M.P.H., Harvard School of Public Health , 1973
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, Boston Med Ctr, 1974
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Boston Med Ctr, 1975
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, North Carolina Mem Hosp, 1976

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  • 1730163197
William B. Applegate, MD, MPH, MACP

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William B. Applegate, MD, MPH, MACP

Professor, Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine
Sticht Center on Aging

Research Interests

aging, drugs/therapeutic agents pharm, fitness/physical, hypertension

Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-8548 | Department: 336-713-8570

Email: wapplega@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Miller ME, Williamson JD, Gerstein HC, Byington RP, Cushman WC, Ginsberg HN, Ambrosius WT, Lovato L, Applegate WB. Effects of randomization to intensive glucose control on adverse events, cardiovascular disease, and mortality in older versus younger adults in the ACCORD trial. Diabetes Care. 2014;37(3):634-643.

Gencer B, Butler J, Bauer DC, Auer R, Kalogeropoulos A, Marques-Vidal P, Applegate WB, Satterfield S, Harris T, Newman A, Vittinghoff E, Rodondi N. Association of electrocardiogram abnormalities and incident heart failure events. Am Heart J. 2014;167(6):869-875.

Papademetriou V, Lovato L, Doumas M, Nylen E, Mottl A, Cohen RM, Applegate WB, Puntakee Z, Yale JF, Cushman WC. Chronic kidney disease and intensive glycemic control increase cardiovascular risk in patients with type 2 diabetes. Kidney Int. 2014;():.

Mandyam MC, Soliman EZ, Alonso A, Dewland TA, Heckbert SR, Vittinghoff E, Cummings SR, Ellinor PT, Chaitman BR, Stocke K, Applegate WB, Arking DE, Butler J, Loehr LR, Magnani JW, Murphy RA, Satterfield S, Newman AB, Marcus GM. The QT interval and risk of incident atrial fibrillation. Heart Rhythm. 2013;10(10):1562-1568.

Grimm RH, McNeil JJ, Applegate W, Beilin L, Espinoza S, Johnston CI, Kirpach B, Margolis K, Murray A, Nelson MR, Williamson J, et al. Study design of ASPirin in reducing events in the elderly (ASPREE): a randomized, controlled trial. Contemp Clin Trials. 2013;36(2):555-564.

McDermott MM, Applegate WB, Bonds DE, Buford TW, Church T, Espeland MA, Gill TM, Guralnik JM, Haskell W, Lovato LC, Pahor M, Pepine CJ, Reid KF, Newman A. Ankle brachial index values, leg symptoms, and functional performance among community-dwelling older men and women in the lifestyle interventions and independence for elders study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2013;2(6):e000257.

Callahan K, Gottlieb R, Applegate W, Atkinson H, Watkins F, Williamson J. Older adults receiving community-based services demonstrate high hospital utilization rates [abstract]. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011;59(Suppl 1):S187-S188.

Demons JL, Sink KM, Applegate WB, Davis BR, Lambros MA, Lawlor JS, Williamson JD. Early outcomes of a novel senior mentor program utilizing Meals on Wheels volunteers [abstract]. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011;59(Suppl 1):S85.

Sherman AM, Shumaker SA, Rejeski WJ, Morgan T, Applegate WB, Ettinger W. Social support, social integration, and health-related quality of life over time: results from the Fitness and Arthritis in Seniors Trial (FAST). Psychol Health. 2006;21(4):463-480.

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William B. Applegate, MD, MPH, MACP

William B. Applegate, MD, MPH, MACP

Professor, Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine
Sticht Center on Aging




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