Colin B. Ligon, MD, MHS

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
Rheumatology, 1st Floor, South Pavilion
3400 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2672511083
Education:
BSE (Dual Certificates in Engineering Biology, and Robotics and Intelligent Systems)
Princeton University, 2004.
MD
Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), College of Medicine, 2009.
MHS
Graduate Training Program in Clinical Investigation, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2015.
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Selected Publications

Lee Clare J, Iyer Geetha, Liu Yang, Kalyani Rita R, Bamba N'Dama, Ligon Colin B, Varma Sanskriti, Mathioudakis Nestoras: The effect of vitamin D supplementation on glucose metabolism in type 2 diabetes mellitus: A systematic review and meta-analysis of intervention studies. Journal of diabetes and its complications 31(7): 1115-1126, Jul 2017.

Wangsiricharoen Sintawat, Ligon Colin, Gedmintas Lydia, Dehrab Admad, Tungsiripat Marisa, Bingham Clifton, Lozada Carlos, Calabrese Leonard: Rates of Serious Infections in HIV-Infected Patients Receiving Tumor Necrosis Factor Inhibitor Therapy for Concomitant Autoimmune Diseases. Arthritis care & research 69(3): 449-452, Mar 2017.

Ligon Colin, Hummers Laura K: Biomarkers in Scleroderma: Progressing from Association to Clinical Utility. Current rheumatology reports 18(3): 17, Mar 2016.

Ligon C, Schulam P, Wise R, Hummers LK, Wigley FM, and Saria S: Faces in motion: Clinical subtyping in scleroderma using changes in forced vital capacity. ACR 2016 Abstract #60284 2016.

Ligon Colin B, Wigley Fredrick M: Editorial: Scleroderma: Bringing a Disease From Black-and-White Into Technicolor. Arthritis & rheumatology (Hoboken, N.J.) 67(12): 3101-3, Dec 2015.

Ligon Colin B, Hummers Laura K, McMahan Zsuzsanna H: Oxalate nephropathy in systemic sclerosis: Case series and review of the literature. Seminars in arthritis and rheumatism 45(3): 315-20, Dec 2015.

Christenson Eric S, Ligon Colin, Hsu Steven: A Wolf in Infection's Clothing: The Difficulties of Discerning Systemic Lupus Erythematosus from Its Infectious Sequelae. The American journal of medicine 128(7): e9-10, Jul 2015.

Schulam P, Ligon C, Wise R, Hummers LK, Wigley FM, and S Saria. A : Computational Tool for Individualized Prognosis of Percent of Predicted Forced Vital Capacity Trajectories in Systemic Sclerosis. ACR Annual Conference 2015 Notes: poster.

Wangsiricharoen S, Ligon C, Dehrab A, Gedmintas L, Tungsiripat M, Bingham C, Lozada CJ, and LH Calabrese: "Infection Rate in HIV Patients Who Received TNF-a Inhibitor Therapy for Concomitant Autoimmune Diseases" American College of Rheumatology Annual Conference 2015 Notes: Poster.

Ligon Colin B, Gelber Allan C: Elbow loose bodies. The Journal of rheumatology 41(7): 1426-7, Jul 2014.

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