• Clinical Educator in Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology with a focus in Inflammatory Bowel Disease.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

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    2023 Comparative Safety of Biologic Agents in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Disease With Active or Recent Malignancy: A Multi-Center Cohort StudyClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology2023
    2022 Vedolizumab Therapy in Refractory Microscopic Colitis: A Single Center Case SeriesClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  20:455-457. 2022
    2021 A Surprising Find on Screening ColonoscopyClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  19:A22. 2021
    2020 Cholecystectomy does not worsen progression or outcomes in non-alcoholic fatty liver diseaseTranslational gastrointestinal cancer.  5. 2020
    2020 Gastrointestinal stromal tumor: GIST another duodenal ulcerThe Ochsner Journal.  20:236-238. 2020
    2019 Model for End-Stage Liver Disease Score Predicts Development of First Episode of Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis in Patients With CirrhosisMayo Clinic Proceedings.  94:1799-1806. 2019
    2018 Biomarkers of Renal Injury in Cirrhosis: Association with Acute Kidney Injury and Recovery after Liver Transplantation 2018
    2017 Severe alcoholic hepatitis: Atypical presentation with markedly elevated alkaline phosphataseJournal of clinical and translational hepatology.  5:414-415. 2017
    2016 Alcohol use after liver transplantation is independent of liver disease etiologyAlcohol and Alcoholism.  51:698-701. 2016
    2016 Reply to "Alcohol and Liver Transplantation"Alcohol and Alcoholism.  52:127. 2016
    2015 Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy in Amyotrophic Lateral SclerosisAmerican Journal of the Medical Sciences.  350:95-97. 2015
    2015 Acute kidney injury in patients with cirrhosisJournal of clinical and translational hepatology.  3:195-204. 2015

    Education And Training

  • University of Alabama at Birmingham Hospital Medicine, Chief Resident
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham Hospital Medicine, Internship
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham Hospital Medicine, Residency
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham Hospital Medicine, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center 2012
  • Full Name

  • Kirk Russ