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Alfred Kim, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Medicine
Division of Rheumatology

Specialty Areas

Rheumatology
Arthritis

Board Certifications

Rheumatology
Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Lupus, vasculitis, autoinflammatory disease, glomerulonephritis

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  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 5
Office Phone: 314-286-2635
Fax: 314-884-6005

Education

Education

PhD: Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 2005
Medical Degree: Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 2005
BA: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1996
Residency: Internal Medicine, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri 2007
Fellowship: Rheumatology, Washington University School of Medicine 2010

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Dendrite-Free Li Metal Anode for Rechargeable Li-SO<sub>2</sub> Batteries Employing Surface Modification with NaAlCl<sub>4</sub>-2SO<sub>2</sub> Electrolyte.
Song J, Chun J, Kim A, Jung H, Kim HJ, Kim YJ, Jeong G, Kim H
ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2018 Sep 17; doi: 10.1021/acsami.8b08731.

PMID:
    30222302
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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A prospective, randomized, single-blinded trial for improving health outcomes in rhinology by the use of personalized video recordings.
Sharma S, McCrary H, Romero E, Kim A, Chang E, Le CH
Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2018 Sep 17; doi: 10.1002/alr.22145.

PMID:
    30221851
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Hepatitis C Guidance 2018 Update: AASLD-IDSA Recommendations for Testing, Managing, and Treating Hepatitis C Virus Infection.
AASLD-IDSA HCV Guidance Panel .
Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Sep 12; doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy585.

PMID:
    30215672
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Universal Screening of Pregnant Women for Hepatitis C: The Time Is Now.
Jhaveri R, Broder T, Bhattacharya D, Peters MG, Kim AY, Jonas MM
Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Sep 12; doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy586.

PMID:
    30215670
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Exposure to Secondhand Smoke and Risk of Cancer in Never Smokers: A Meta-Analysis of Epidemiologic Studies.
Kim AS, Ko HJ, Kwon JH, Lee JM
Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2018 Sep 11; 15(9)pii: E1981. doi: 10.3390/ijerph15091981.

PMID:
    30208628
    [PubMed - in process]
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FXR Inhibits Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress-Induced NLRP3 Inflammasome in Hepatocytes and Ameliorates Liver Injury.
Han CY, Rho HS, Kim A, Kim TH, Jang K, Jun DW, Kim JW, Kim B, Kim SG
Cell Rep. 2018 Sep 11; 24(11)2985-2999. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2018.07.068.

PMID:
    30208322
    [PubMed - in process]
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Differences in Factors Associated with Depressive Symptoms between Urban and Rural Female Adolescents in Korea.
Lee G, Ham OK, Lee BG, Kim AM
J Korean Acad Nurs. 2018 Aug; 48(4)475-484. doi: 10.4040/jkan.2018.48.4.475.

PMID:
    30206198
    [PubMed - in process]
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Medical Procedure-Related Transient Global Amnesia.
Jeong M, Kim WS, Kim AR, Park JJ, Choi DH, Kim HY
Eur Neurol. 2018 Sep 11; 80(1-2)42-49. doi: 10.1159/000493163.

PMID:
    30205365
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Impact of Antibiotic Treatment on 30-Day Readmissions for Community-Acquired Pneumonia.
Kim AC, Smith MA
Am J Ther. 2018 Jul 16; doi: 10.1097/MJT.0000000000000787.

PMID:
    30199383
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Structural basis for murine norovirus engagement of bile acids and the CD300lf receptor.
Nelson CA, Wilen CB, Dai YN, Orchard RC, Kim AS, Stegeman RA, Hsieh LL, Smith TJ, Virgin HW, Fremont DH
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 Sep 7; pii: 201805797. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1805797115.

PMID:
    30194229
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Atrophic Gastritis as a Risk Factor for Bone Loss in Premenopausal Women in Their 40s: A Retrospective Cohort Study.
Kim AS, Ko HJ
Calcif Tissue Int. 2018 Sep 6; doi: 10.1007/s00223-018-0473-6.

PMID:
    30191283
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Development of quantum dot aptasensor and its portable analyzer for the detection of di-2-ethylhexyl phthalate.
Lim HJ, Kim AR, Yoon MY, You Y, Chua B, Son A
Biosens Bioelectron. 2018 Aug 30; 1211-9. doi: 10.1016/j.bios.2018.08.065.

PMID:
    30189334
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Altered ER-mitochondria contact impacts mitochondria calcium homeostasis and contributes to neurodegeneration in vivo in disease models.
Lee KS, Huh S, Lee S, Wu Z, Kim AK, Kang HY, Lu B
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 Sep 5; pii: 201721136. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1721136115.

PMID:
    30185553
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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One In Five Fewer Heart Attacks: Impact, Savings, And Sustainability In San Diego County Collaborative.
Fremont A, Kim AY, Bailey K, Hanley HR, Thorne C, Dudl RJ, Kaplan RM, Shortell SM, DeMaria AN
Health Aff (Millwood). 2018 Sep; 37(9)1457-1465. doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2018.0443.

PMID:
    30179541
    [PubMed - in process]
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Lipoproteins in Streptococcus gordonii are critical in the infection and inflammatory responses.
Kim HY, Kim AR, Seo HS, Baik JE, Ahn KB, Yun CH, Han SH
Mol Immunol. 2018 Sep; 101574-584. doi: 10.1016/j.molimm.2018.08.023.

PMID:
    30176521
    [PubMed - in process]
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SIRT2 is required for efficient reprogramming of mouse embryonic fibroblasts toward pluripotency.
Kim AY, Lee EM, Lee EJ, Kim JH, Suk K, Lee E, Hur K, Hong YJ, Do JT, Park S, Jeong KS
Cell Death Dis. 2018 Aug 30; 9(9)893. doi: 10.1038/s41419-018-0920-3.

PMID:
    30166528
    [PubMed - in process]
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[Endothelins and dopamine levels in tears for assessment of neurovascular disorders in glaucoma].
Pavlenko TA, Kim AR, Kurina AY, Davydova NG, Kolomojceva EM, Chesnokova NB, Ugrumov MV
Vestn Oftalmol. 2018; 134(4)41-46. doi: 10.17116/oftalma201813404141.

PMID:
    30166509
    [PubMed - in process]
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Efficacy and safety of ferric carboxymaltose versus ferrous sulfate for iron deficiency anemia during pregnancy: subgroup analysis of Korean women.
Shim JY, Kim MY, Kim YJ, Lee Y, Lee JJ, Jun JK, Shin JC, Cho YK, Lee KY, Kim A, Song TB
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2018 Aug 28; 18(1)349. doi: 10.1186/s12884-018-1817-y.

PMID:
    30153811
    [PubMed - in process]
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Staphylococcus aureus lipoproteins augment inflammatory responses in poly I:C-primed macrophages.
Kang SS, Kim AR, Yun CH, Han SH
Cytokine. 2018 Aug 25; 111154-161. doi: 10.1016/j.cyto.2018.08.020.

PMID:
    30153621
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Cholesterol-lowering effect of Lactobacillus rhamnosus BFE5264 and its influence on the gut microbiome and propionate level in a murine model.
Park S, Kang J, Choi S, Park H, Hwang E, Kang Y, Kim A, Holzapfel W, Ji Y
PLoS One. 2018; 13(8)e0203150. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0203150.

PMID:
    30153290
    [PubMed - in process]
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Areas of Research Interest

B cells, glomerular (kidney) diseases, cytokines, nephrotic syndromes, lupus, vasculitis