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Allan Douglas Kirk, MD, PhD

David C. Sabiston, Jr. Professor of Surgery
Chair, Department of Surgery
Professor of Surgery
Professor in Pediatrics
Professor in the Department of Immunology
Campus Mail: DUMC 3704, Durham, NC 27710

Costimulation Blockade in Organ Transplantion

Allan D. Kirk, MD, PhD, Department of Surgery Chairman
David C. Sabiston, Jr. Professor of Surgery

Education and Training

  • Fellow, Multi Organ Transplantation, University of Wisconsin at Madison, 1995 - 1997
  • Chief Resident, Surgery, Duke University, 1994 - 1995
  • Senior Resident, Surgery, Duke University, 1992 - 1994
  • Research Fellow, Surgery, Duke University, 1989 - 1992
  • Intern & Junior Resident, Surgery, Duke University, 1987 - 1989
  • Ph.D., Duke University, 1992
  • M.D., Duke University School of Medicine, 1987
  • B.S., Old Dominion University, 1983

Selected Grants

Publications

Kirk, AD, Ibrahim, MA, Bollinger, RR, Dawson, DV, and Finn, OJ. "Renal allograft-infiltrating lymphocytes. A prospective analysis of in vitro growth characteristics and clinical relevance." Transplantation 53, no. 2 (February 1992): 329-338.

Scholars@Duke

Kirk, AD, and Finn, OJ. "T cells expressing the antigen receptor mediate non-MHC directed human renal allograft cytotoxicity." Surgical Forum 52 (1991): 384-386. (Academic Article)

Scholars@Duke

Kirk, AD, Bowers, BA, Moylan, JA, and Meyers, WC. "Toothbrush swallowing." Archives of surgery (Chicago, Ill. : 1960) 123, no. 3 (March 1988): 382-384. (Review)

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"The appearance of major histocompatibilit y complex class II antigens in rat small bowel allograft-induced graft-versus-host disease." Transplantation Proceedings 19, no. 3 (January 1, 1987): 3019-3021.

Scholars@Duke

Srinivasan, SK, Triemer, HL, and Kirk, AD. "Combination and Adjuvant Therapies to Facilitate the Efficacy of Costimulatory Blockade(Published online)." In Immunotherapy in Transplantation, 407-428.: Wiley-Blackwell,.

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Srinivasan, SK, Triemer, HL, and Kirk, AD. "Combination and Adjuvant Therapies to Facilitate the Efficacy of Costimulatory Blockade(Published online)." In Immunotherapy in Transplantation, 407-428.: Wiley-Blackwell,.

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Lo, DJ, and Kirk, AD. "Immune responses to transplants(Published online)." In Transplant Immunology, 142-163.: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd,.

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Lo, DJ, and Kirk, AD. "Immune responses to transplants(Published online)." In Transplant Immunology, 142-163.: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd,.

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