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  • Melanie Kalman, PhD, CNS
    Professor
    Research Interests: Adolescent Women; End of Life Care
  • Patricia Kane, PhD
    Professor and Chair
    Research Interests: Vacuolar H+ATPases (structure, function, assembly and regulation), cellular pH homeostasis, cellular stress responses, protein sorting, genomics, yeast as a model system
  • Robert Kanter, MD
    Professor
    Research Interests: Health Services Research; Regionalization of pediatric acute care & hospital care; Preparedness of pediatric hospital resources for public health emergencies; Mass critical care
  • Manoochehr Karjoo, MD
    Professor
    Research Interests:

    Gastroesophogeal Reflux Disease. Bravo pH Analysis. Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome. Anti IL5 Reslizumab in the treatment of Eosinophilic Esophagitis, a National Study in progress. Safety and efficacy of infliximab use in children and adolescents.

  • Mitchell Karmel, MD
    Associate Professor
    Research Interests:

     Computed Tomographic Angiography, Magnetic Resonance Angiography, Interventional Oncology, Hypertension

     

  • Wendy Kates, PhD
    Professor
    Research Interests: Anatomic and functional imaging investigations of neurodevelopment in individuals with genetic or psychiatric disorders
  • Hiroshi Kato, MD
    Instructor
    Research Interests:

    Mechanisms by which regulatory T cells restrain helper T cell-mediated immune response in SLE.

  • Richard Kelley, MD
    Associate Professor
    Research Interests:

    Voice

    Third World ENT Disease and Training Programs for Providers

  • Robert Kellman, MD
    Professor and Chair
    Research Interests: Facial trauma; Head and neck cancer
  • Jennifer Kelly, DO
    Associate Professor
    Research Interests: Osteoporosis, Paget's Disease of Bone
  • Gloria Kennedy, MD
    Assistant Professor
    Research Interests:

    Treatment of pediatric brain tumors.
    Improving feedback to and evaluations of pediatric residents.

  • Paul Kent, MD, PhD
    Associate Professor
    Research Interests: Mechanisms of sensory coding in the olfactory system; seizure mechanisms in hippocampal slices; optical imaging techniques.
  • William Kerr, PhD
    Professor
    Research Interests: Transplant immunology and stem cell biology.
  • Kamal Khurana, MD
    Professor
    Research Interests: Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration, Head & Neck Cytology
  • Debora Kirsch, MS, RN, CNS
    Assistant Professor
  • Dilip Kittur, MD, ScD, FACS
    Professor
    Research Interests: Xenotransplantation, Endothelial cell dysfunction, Use of herbal products in transplant biology
  • Smita Kittur, MD
    Assistant Professor
  • Barry Knox, PhD
    Professor and Chair
    Research Interests: Visual transduction, Gene Expression, Membrane proteins
  • Bruce Knutson, PhD
    Assistant Professor
    Research Interests:

    RNA polymerase I transcription (structure, assembly, regulation), nucleolar biology, marcromolecular architecture, crosslinking, proteomics, bioinformatics, modeling, molecular genetics, biochemistry, model systems

  • Leslie Kohman, MD, FACS
    Distinguished Service Professor
    Research Interests: All aspects of thoracic oncology and lung cancer. Clinical trials in solid organ cancers.
  • Melissa Ko, MD
    Associate Professor
    Research Interests: My research involves the role of weight gain and recurrence of pseudotumor cerebri. I am also involved at the state and national level for legislative and patient advocacy in the field of neurology.
  • Leszek Kotula, MD/PhD
    Associate Professor
    Research Interests:

    Cancer biology, cell signaling, the role of actin cytoskeleton in tumor progression, mouse models of cancer

  • Carol Anne Kozik, CAS, MS, FNP
    Assistant Professor
  • Hani Kozman, MD
    Assistant Professor
    Research Interests:

    Coronary artery disease; Acute coronary syndromes; Acute myocardial infarction; Interventional cardiology; Coronary angioplasty/stenting

  • Mira Krendel, PhD
    Assistant Professor
    Research Interests: Physiological functions of myosin motors and their roles in diabetic kidney disease and cancer
  • Barbara Krenzer, MD
    Professor
  • Satish Krishnamurthy, MD
    Professor
    Research Interests: Pediatric Neurosurgery; Vascular Neurosurgery
  • Andrzej Krol, PhD
    Associate Professor
    Research Interests:

    Advanced tomographic reconstruction in PET and SPECT. Breast cancer detection and imaging using molecular, MR and x-ray imaging. Nonrigid multimodality breast image registration and fusion. Advanced breast cancer lumpectomy. Ultrafast laser-based x-ray source for biomedical imaging. Advanced tomographic reconstruction in cone-beam micro-CT.