George Andrew "Rick" Stouffer, III, M.D.Craig R. Lee, Pharm.D., Ph.D., FCCP, FAHACongratulations to Rick Stouffer, M.D., Ernest and Hazel Craige Distinguished Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine; Division Chief, Cardiology; Physician-in-Chief, UNC Heart and Vascular Service Line and Craig R. Lee, Pharm.D., Ph.D., FCCP, FAHA, Associate Professor of Pharmacy, Interim Vice Chair for Research and Graduate Education for publishing paper, entitled “Frequency and clinical outcomes of CYP2C19 genotype-guided escalation and de-escalation of antiplatelet therapy in a real-world clinical setting” in the journal Genetics in Medicine.

Notably, the Genomic Medicine Working Group of the National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research of the National Human Genome Research Institute (NIH/NHGRI) highlighted their paper as one of the top 10 advances in genomic medicine in 2019. This is outlined in a publication of American Journal of Human Genetics (AJHG), as well as noted in the CDC Office of Genomics and Precision Health blog, which can be read here: