Kimberly A. Forde

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Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Senior Scholar, Center For Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (CCEB), Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
423 Guardian Drive
707 Blockley Hall
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-349-8222
Fax: 215-573-5325
Lab: 215-746-8597
Graduate Group Affiliations
Columbia University, Barnard College, 1996.
Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, 2001.
Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2006.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Hepatitis C
Chronic liver disease
Liver Transplantation

Selected Publications

Valentin T, Forde KA, Reddy KR, Bahirwani R. : Predictors of ICU Transfer in Hospitalized Patients with Decompensated Cirrhosis. American College of Gastroenterology Annual Scientific Meeting Oct 2014 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Bittermann T, Hoteit M, Abt P, Forde KA, Goldberg D: Waiting time and explant pathology in transplant recipients with hepatocellular carcinoma: a novel study using national data. Am J Transplant 14(7): 1657-1663, July 2014.

Menezes A1, Tierney A, Yang YX, Forde KA, Bewtra M, Metz D, Ginsberg GG, Falk GW: Adherence to the 2011 American Gastroenterological Association medical position statement for the diagnosis and management of Barrett's esophagus. Dis Esophagus May 2014.

Goldberg DS, French B, Forde KA, Groeneveld PW, Bittermann T, Backus L, Halpern SD, Kaplan DE: Association of distance from a transplant center with access to waitlist placement, receipt of liver transplantation, and survival among US veterans. JAMA 311(12): 1234-1243, Mar 2014.

Bahirwani R, Forde KA, Mu Y, Lin F, Reese P, Goldberg D, Abt P, Reddy KR, Levine M: End-stage renal disease after liver transplantation in patients with pre-transplant chronic kidney disease. Clin Transplant 28(2): 205-210, Feb 2014.

Mehta SJ, Forde KA: How to Make a Successful Transition From Fellowship to Faculty in an Academic Medical Center. Gastroenterology 145(4): 703-707, Oct 2013.

Bahirwani R, Ghabril M, Forde KA, Chatrath H, Wolf KM, Uribe L, Reddy KR, Fuchs B, Chalasani N: Factors That Predict Short-term Intensive Care Unit Mortality in Patients With Cirrhosis. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 11(9): 1194-1200, Sep 2013.

Lo Re V 3rd, Haynes K, Goldberg D, Forde KA, Carbonari DM, Leidl KBF, Hennessy S, Reddy KR, Pawloski PA, Daniel GW, Cheetham TC, Iyer A, Coughlin K, Toh S, Boudreau DM, Selvam N, Cooper WO, Selvan MS, VanWormer JJ, Avigan MI, Houstoun M, Zornberg GL, Racoosin JA, Shoaibi A: Validity of diagnostic codes to identify cases of severe acute liver injury in the US Food and Drug Administration's Mini-Sentinel Distributed Database. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 22(8): 861-872, Aug 2013.

Forde KA, Tanapanpanit O, Reddy KR: Hepatitis B and C in African Americans: Current Status and Continued Challenges. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 13: 865-873, Jun 2013.

Carr RM, Patel A, Kerner C, Tierney A, Forde KA, Lichtenstein GR: Metabolic syndrome and IBD severity may increase risk of NAFLD. Digestive Diseases Week May 2013 Notes: Poster Presentation.

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Last updated: 07/19/2014
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