Audrey L Blewer

Assistant Professor in Family Medicine and Community Health
2200 West Main Street, Durham, NC 27705
(919) 613-7898
audrey.blewer@duke.edu

Audrey L. Blewer, PhD, MPH is an epidemiologist and resuscitation scientist in the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health within Duke University School of Medicine. Dr. Blewer completed her Doctor of Philosophy in Epidemiology at the University of Pennsylvania from the Department of Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Informatics and her Master of Public Health in Social in Behavioral Sciences from the University of Florida.

Dr. Blewer has been fortunate to have published in several noteworthy journals such as Circulation Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, Circulation, and Critical Care Medicine. Additionally, Dr. Blewer has been recognized for her work internationally, recently nominated as a finalist for the Ian Jacobs Young Investigator Award by the European Resuscitation Council. Her recent work investigating bystander CPR disparities was chosen as a top abstract, where she received a young investigator award at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions.

Education and Training

  • University of Florida, M.P.H. 2008
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Ph.D. 2018

Publications

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Leary M, Almodovar A, Buckler DG, Bhardwaj A, Blewer AL, Abella BS. Using an Immersive Virtual Reality System to Assess Lay Provider Response to an Unannounced Simulated Sudden Cardiac Arrest in the Out-of-Hospital Setting. Simulation in Healthcare : Journal of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare. 2018 Nov 7. PubMed Central PMCID: 30407959.

Blewer AL, McGovern SK, Schmicker RH, May S, Morrison LJ, Aufderheide TP, Daya M, Idris AH, Callaway CW, Kudenchuk PJ, Vilke GM, Abella BS, Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium (ROC) Investigators . Gender Disparities Among Adult Recipients of Bystander Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in the Public. Circulation. Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes. 2018 Aug;11(8):e004710-null. PubMed Central PMCID: 30354377.

Cheng A, Nadkarni VM, Mancini MB, Hunt EA, Sinz EH, Merchant RM, Donoghue A, Duff JP, Eppich W, Auerbach M, Bigham BL, Blewer AL, Chan PS, Bhanji F, American Heart Association Education Science Investigators, and on behalf of the American Heart Association Education Science and Programs Committee Council on Cardiopulmonary Critical Care Perioperative and Resuscitation, Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing, and Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research . Resuscitation Education Science: Educational Strategies to Improve Outcomes From Cardiac Arrest: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association. Circulation. 2018 Jun 21. PubMed Central PMCID: 29930020. (Review)

Owen DD, McGovern SK, Murray A, Leary M, Del Rios M, Merchant RM, Abella BS, Dutwin D, Blewer AL. Association of race and socioeconomic status with automatic external defibrillator training prevalence in the United States. Resuscitation. 2018 Jun;127:100-104. PubMed Central PMCID: 29631005.

McGovern SK, Blewer AL, Murray A, Leary M, Abella BS, Merchant RM. Characterizing barriers to CPR training attainment using Twitter. Resuscitation. 2018 Jun 1;127:164-167. (Academic Article)

Leary M, McGovern S, Dainty KN, Doshi AA, Blewer AL, Kurz MC, Rittenberger JC, Hazinski MF, Reynolds JC. Examining the Use of a Social Media Campaign to Increase Engagement for the American Heart Association 2017 Resuscitation Science Symposium. Journal of the American Heart Association. 2018 Apr 13;7(8). PubMed Central PMCID: 29654198.

Leary M, McGovern S, Dainty KN, Doshi AA, Blewer AL, Kurz MC, Reynolds JC, Rittenberger JC, Hazinski MF. The Latest in Resuscitation Science Research: Highlights from the American Heart Association's 2017 Resuscitation Science Symposium. Journal of the American Heart Association. 2018 Jan 22;7(2). PubMed Central PMCID: 29358196.

Blewer AL, Ibrahim SA, Leary M, Dutwin D, McNally B, Anderson ML, Morrison LJ, Aufderheide TP, Daya M, Idris AH, Callaway CW, Kudenchuk PJ, Vilke GM, Abella BS. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Training Disparities in the United States. Journal of the American Heart Association. 2017 May 17;6(5). PubMed Central PMCID: 28515114.

Leary M, Buckler DG, Ikeda DJ, Saraiva DA, Berg RA, Nadkarni VM, Blewer AL, Abella BS. The association of layperson characteristics with the quality of simulated cardiopulmonary resuscitation performance. World Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2017 Jan;8(1):12-18. PubMed Central PMCID: 28123614.

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