Allan Kirk, M.D.

Allan  Kirk, M.D.
Emory Clinic

Professor of Surgery

Professor and Scientific Director, Emory Transplant Center

Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar

McKelvey Scholar

Emory Healthcare Network Physician
Specialties:
Transplantation
Surgery (Board certified since 1996)
Areas of Clinical Interest:
islet transplantation
kidney transplant
pancreatic transplantation
transplantation
Office(s) Locations:
Emory University Hospital
1364 Clifton Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
(404) 727-0717
Year Started Practicing: 1997
Year Started Practicing at Emory: 2007
Organizational Memberships:
American College of Surgeons
American Society of Transplant Surgeons
American Society of Transplantation - Board of Directors
International Pediatric Transplant Association
The Transplant Society
Major or Recent Publications:

Dissociation of Depletional Induction and Post Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disease in Kidney Recipients Treated With Alemtuzumab. Am J Transplant. 7,2619-25, 2007.

Monocyte infiltration and kidney allograft dysfunction during acute rejection . Am J Transplant. 8,600-607, 2008.

Overview: Induction Immunosuppression . Transplantation 82,503-602, 2006..

Portal Venous Donor Specific Transfusion in Conjunction with Sirolimus Prolongs Renal Allograft Survival in Non-Human Primates. Am J Transplant,2008.

Awards:
America's Top Surgeons
Consumers' Research Council of America, 2007

Clinical Science Investigator Award
American Society of Transplantation, April 2006
Education:
Medical School
Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC

Internship
Duke University Medical Center,Durham, NC

Residency
Duke University Medical Center,Durham, NC
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