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 Perelman School of Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
423 Guardian Drive
722 Blockley Hall
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-349-8222
Fax: 215-573-5325
Lab: 215-746-8597
BA (Biology)
Columbia University, Barnard College, 1996.
MD (Medicine)
Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, 2001.
MHS (Clinical Investigation)
Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2006.
PhD (Epidemiology)
University of Pennsylvania , 2017.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Hepatitis C
Chronic liver disease
Liver Transplantation

Selected Publications

Tabibian JH, Rhoades DP, Forde KA, McLean RC, Chandrasekhara V: Timing of Gastrointestinal Bleeding After Implantation of Left Ventricular Assist Devices Associates With Anatomic Location, Presentation, and Management. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol June 2018 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Ecker BL, Hoteit MA, Forde KA, Hsu CC, Reddy KR, Furth EE, Siegelman ES, Habibollahi P, Ben-Josef E, Porrett PM, Abt PL, Shaked A, Olthoff KM, Levine MH: Patterns of Discordance Between Pretransplant Imaging Stage of Hepatocellular Carcinoma and Posttransplant Pathologic Stage: A Contemporary Appraisal of the Milan Criteria. Transplantation 102(4): 648-655, Apr 2018.

Sawinski D, Forde KA, Locke JE, Cohen JB, Weldon J, Shults J, Reese PP: Race but not Hepatitis C co-infection affects survival of HIV+ individuals on dialysis in contemporary practice. Kidney Int 93(3): 706-15, Mar 2018.

Sawinski D, Forde KA, Wyatt CM: New Treatment Options for Hepatitis C Virus Infection in End-Stage Kidney Disease: To Treat or Not to Treat. Am J Kidney Dis Mar 2018 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Serper M, Forde KA, Kaplan DE: Rare clinically significant hepatic events and hepatitis B reactivation occur more frequently following rather than during direct-acting antiviral therapy for chronic hepatitis C: data from a national US cohort. J Viral Hepat 25(2): 187-97, Feb 2018.

DuBrock HM, Krowka MJ, Forde KA, Krok K, Patel M, Sharkoski T, Sprys M, Lin G, Oh JK, Mottram CD, Scanlon PD, Fallon MB, Kawut SM.: Clinical Impact of Intrapulmonary Vascular Dilatation in Candidates for Liver Transplant. Chest 153(2): 414-26, Feb 2018.

Hoteit MA; Hsu, C; Levine, MH; Forde, KA; Reiss, K; Nadolski, G; Soulen, MC; Kron, ME; Helmke,S; Everson, GT; Ben-Josef, E.: Hepatic functional deterioration after locoregional therapy (LRT) for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) measured by hepatic cholate clearance: a pilot study American Society of Clinical Oncology 2018 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium Jan 2018 Notes: Oral presentation.

Roccaro GA, Goldberg DS, Hwang W, Judy R, Thomasson A, Kimmel SE, Forde KA, Lewis JD, Yang YX: Sustained Posttransplantation Diabetes is Associated with Long-Term Major Cardiovascular Events Following Liver Transplantation. Am J Transplant 18(1): 207-15, Jan 2018.

Cohen JB, Eddinger KC, Forde KA, Abt PL, Sawinski DL : Belatacept Compared to Tacrolimus for Kidney Transplantation: A Propensity Score Matched Cohort Study. Transplantation 101(10): 2582-2589, Oct 2017.

Byrne DD, Tate JP, Forde KA, Lim JK, Goetz MB, Rimland D, Rodriguez-Barradas MC, Butt AA, Gibert CL, Brown ST, Bedimo R, Freiberg MS, Justice AC, Kostman JR, Roy JA, Lo Re V 3rd.: Risk of Acute Liver Injury After Statin Initiation by Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection Status. Clin Infect Dis. 65(9): 1542 - 1550, Oct 2017.

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