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Severe Weather Alert - Updated: 8:00 am, January 18, 2018

All Wake Forest Baptist Health clinics will delay opening today (January 18) until 12pm and will remain open until 5pm. Urgent Care – Clemmons and Urgent Care – Mocksville will open today (January 18) at 10am. 

All clinics will delay opening tomorrow (January 19) until 10am. 
If you have questions, please contact the clinic directly.

Medical Expert - Gregory L. Burke, MD

Area of Expertise: Cardiovascular Disease - Public Health Sciences
Area of Expertise: Epidemiology
Area of Expertise: Preventive medicine
Media Contact: Marguerite Beck
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Gregory L. Burke, MD

Chair and professor, Public Health Sciences, Translational Science Institute

Burke is nationally recognized as a scientist evaluating cardiovascular disease in population settings.  He is the Principal Investigator and National Steering Committee Chair for the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA), a study that seeks to better understand the importance of subclinical vascular disease in predicting heart attacks, heart failure and stroke.  He is also the PI for the Cardiovascular Heath Study (investigating heart disease in older adults), and the MESA Air Pollution Study (investigating the importance of air pollution on heart disease).  Dr. Burke is the director for the Division of Public Health Sciences, a large multidisciplinary research group at the medical school seeking to identify better ways to reduce chronic disease in the community.


cardiovascular, cardiology, cardiovascular disease, atherosclerosis, vascular disease, vasculature, heart attack, heart failure, stroke, heart disease, chronic disease, public health


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