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Kenneth Kalunian, MD, Rheumatology, La Jolla, CA, UC San Diego Medical Center – Hillcrest

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Rheumatology La Jolla, CA

Rheumatoid Arthritis & Related

Professor, Medicine, UCSD School of Medicine

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Education & Training

  • UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine/UCLA Medical Center
    UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine/UCLA Medical CenterFellowship, Rheumatology, 1983 - 1985
  • Olive View/UCLA Medical Center
    Olive View/UCLA Medical CenterResidency, Internal Medicine, 1979 - 1983
  • Saint Louis University School of Medicine
    Saint Louis University School of MedicineClass of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1980 - 2024
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • National Board of Physicians and Surgeons Internal Medicine
  • National Board of Physicians and Surgeons Rheumatology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2011-2013
  • Fellow (FACR) American College of Rheumatology

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Psychosis in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus  
    Anca Askanase, Kenneth C Kalunian, M A Dooley, Meggan Mackay, Ellen M Ginzler, Daniel J Wallace, Susan Manzi, Cynthia Aranow, Joan T Merrill, Michelle Petri, Diane L K..., Arthritis & Rheumatology

Other

Authored Content

  • Novel Serum and Urinary Biomarkers for Use in Diagnosis and Disease Course Management in Lupus NephritisNovember 2022

Press Mentions

  • Progress by the Kidney Health Initiative/Lupus Nephritis Trials Network Collaboration
    Progress by the Kidney Health Initiative/Lupus Nephritis Trials Network CollaborationJanuary 26th, 2016
  • Learn About Lupus
    Learn About LupusDecember 2nd, 2017
  • Anthera Pharmaceuticals Announces Presentation of Blisibimod Data at the American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting
    Anthera Pharmaceuticals Announces Presentation of Blisibimod Data at the American College of Rheumatology Annual MeetingNovember 1st, 2017
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