Allan Kirk, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.S.

Translant Surgeon, Kidney Transplant Program

Professor of Surgery
Emory University School of Medicine
Education and Training Medical Degree: Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC
Residency: Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC
Fellowship: Transplantation, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Professional Scientific Societies
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Transplant Surgeons
  • American Society of Transplantation
  • The Transplantation Society
  • The Society of University Surgeons
  • American Association of Immunologists

Publications / Presentations
  • Authored/co-authored 117 publications
  • Authored/co-authored 130 journal abstracts
  • Participated in 140 national presentations

  • Consumers’ Research Council of America “America’s Top Surgeons”, 2007
  • American Society of Transplantation Clinical Science Investigator Award, 2006
  • NIH Clinical Center Bench to Bedside Award, 2004 & 2006

Professional Interests
  • Minimizing the need for long-term immunosuppression in children
  • Translation of transplantation tolerance induction strategies and immunosuppressive individualization/minimization approaches to the clinic

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