Paul Wischmeyer, MD
Paul Wischmeyer, MD
Professor with Tenure of Anesthesiology and Surgery
Duke University School of Medicine

Paul - MD, EDIC, FASPEN, FCCM is an ICU, perioperative, and nutrition physician serving as Professor with Tenure of Anesthesiology/Surgery at Duke University School of Medicine in Durham, NC. He serves as the Associate Vice Chair for Clinical Research in the Department of Anesthesiology and Director of the Nutrition Team at Duke Hospital. His research interests include the role of probiotics/microbiome in illness- including in COVID-19 prevention/treatment and in cognition, as well as in surgical/ICU nutrition, rehabilitation therapy, and perioperative optimization. He has over 190 publications in probiotics/microbiome, critical care/surgery, and nutrition, including in New England Journal of Medicine.