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Ezequiel Zamora MD

TitleAssistant Professor
InstitutionWake Forest School of Medicine
DepartmentInternal Medicine, Gerontology & Geriatric Medicine
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    Universidad Autonoma de Ciencias Medicas, San Jose, Costa RicaMD2003Medicine
    Universityof Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica1999General Course Work
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CABA1998Biological Sciences
    University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC2012Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Program
    New Hanover Regional Medical Center, Wilmington, NC2009Internal Medicine Residency Program
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    2010Certificate in Health Literacy and Aging, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
    2010 - 2011Scholar, John A. Hartford Foundation Center of Excellence

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    R01AG059416     (Cummings, Hepple, Kritchevsky, Newman)Apr 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2022
    Study of Muscle, Mobility and Aging (SOMMA)
    Role Description: This study establishes a cohort of men and women aged 70 to 90 years to examine the relationship of measures of muscle mass and biological properties of muscle (including ATP generation, autophagy, denervation, and oxidative damage), as well as patterns of gene expression, with loss of mobility with aging
    Role: Co-I

    1U19AG062682     (Anne Murray)May 15, 2019 - May 14, 2024
    NIH/NIA (Subaward with Hennepin Healthcare Research Institute)
    ASPirin in Reducing Events in the Elderly-eXTension (ASPREE-XT)
    Role Description: ASPREE is a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled primary prevention trial designed to assess whether daily active treatment of low dose enteric-coated aspirin will extend the duration of disability-free life in healthy participants aged 70 years and above.
    Role: PI WFU

    221AD304     (Jeff Williamson)Jul 10, 2020 - Jul 9, 2022
    Role Description: This clinical trial is a phase 3b open-label, multicenter, safety study of BIIB037 (aducanumab) in subjects with Alzheimer's disease who had previously participated in the Aducanumab studies 221AD103, 221AD301, 221AD302 and 221AD205.
    Role: Co-I

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    1. Zamora Z, Williamson JD. The Effects of Lower BP Goals on Cognitive Function in the Elderly. Curr Cardiol Rep. 2020 06 19; 22(8):63. PMID: 32562007.
    2. Lamantia MA, Stewart PW, Platts-Mills TF, Biese KJ, Forbach C, Zamora E, McCall BK, Shofer FS, Cairns CB, Busby-Whitehead J, Kizer JS. Predictive value of initial triage vital signs for critically ill older adults. West J Emerg Med. 2013 Sep; 14(5):453-60. PMID: 24106542.
    3. Zamora Z, McCall B, Patel L, Biese K, Lamantia M, Platts-Mills T, Naus N, Jerkewitz HP, Cairns CB, Busby-Whitehead J, Kizer JS. Implementation of a Web-based system to improve the transitional care of older adults. J Nurs Care Qual. 2012 Apr-Jun; 27(2):182-9. PMID: 22048013.
    4. Biese KJ, Roberts E, LaMantia M, Zamora Z, Shofer FS, Snyder G, Patel A, Hollar D, Kizer JS, Busby-Whitehead J. Effect of a geriatric curriculum on emergency medicine resident attitudes, knowledge, and decision-making. Acad Emerg Med. 2011 Oct; 18 Suppl 2:S92-6. PMID: 21999564.
    5. Platts-Mills TF, Biese K, LaMantia M, Zamora Z, Patel LN, McCall B, Egbulefu F, Busby-Whitehead J, Cairns CB, Kizer JS. Nursing home revenue source and information availability during the emergency department evaluation of nursing home residents. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2012 May; 13(4):332-6. PMID: 21450234.
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