Adrian Hernandez

Executive Director | Vice Dean

Duke Clinical Research Institute | Duke University School of Medicine

About Adrian Hernandez, MD, MHS

Adrian Hernandez, MD, MHS, is Executive Director, Duke Clinical Research Institute, and Vice Dean of the Duke University School of Medicine.

He is a cardiologist who aims to improve health by accelerating clinical evidence through outcomes research, clinical trials, comparative effectiveness and health policy. He has led multiple large-scale patient-centered research programs, registries and clinical trials across multiple health conditions including the NIH’s Health System Collaboratory and PCORI-funded PCORnet®. He is an elected member of the American Society for Clinical Investigation, the Association of American Physicians and serves on the board of directors of the Reagan-Udall Foundation.