Education and Training
- Fellow in Nephrology, Medicine, Duke University, 2005 - 2008
- Resident, Medicine, Duke University, 2002 - 2005
- M.D., Duke University, 2002
Halpern, Samantha E., Dimitrios Moris, Brian I. Shaw, Samuel J. Kesseli, Mariya L. Samoylova, Miriam Manook, Robin Schmitz, et al. “Definition and Analysis of Textbook Outcome: A Novel Quality Measure in Kidney Transplantation.” World J Surg 45, no. 5 (May 2021): 1504–13. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00268-020-05943-y.
DePasquale, Nicole, Matthew J. Ellis, Debra L. Sudan, Patti L. Ephraim, Lisa M. McElroy, Dinushika Mohottige, Clemontina A. Davenport, et al. “African Americans' discussions about living-donor kidney transplants with family or friends: Who, what, and why not?” Clin Transplant 35, no. 4 (April 2021): e14222. https://doi.org/10.1111/ctr.14222.
Boulware, L Ebony, Debra L. Sudan, Tara S. Strigo, Patti L. Ephraim, Clemontina A. Davenport, Jane F. Pendergast, Iris Pounds, et al. “Transplant social worker and donor financial assistance to increase living donor kidney transplants among African Americans: The TALKS Study, a randomized comparative effectiveness trial.” Am J Transplant, November 19, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1111/ajt.16403.
Patzer, Rachel E., Laura McPherson, Zhensheng Wang, Laura C. Plantinga, Sudeshna Paul, Matthew Ellis, Derek A. DuBay, et al. “Dialysis facility referral and start of evaluation for kidney transplantation among patients treated with dialysis in the Southeastern United States.” Am J Transplant 20, no. 8 (August 2020): 2113–25. https://doi.org/10.1111/ajt.15791.
Halpern, S. E., D. Moris, B. I. Shaw, L. M. McElroy, M. J. Ellis, D. Sudan, S. J. Knechtle, B. H. Collins, and A. S. Barbas. “Textbook Outcome: Definition and Analysis of a Novel Quality Measure in Kidney Transplantation.” In American Journal of Transplantation, 20:987–88, 2020.
Cabacungan, Ashley N., Matthew J. Ellis, Debra Sudan, Tara S. Strigo, Iris Pounds, Jennie A. Riley, Margaret Falkovic, et al. “Associations of perceived information adequacy and knowledge with pursuit of live donor kidney transplants and living donor inquiries among African American transplant candidates.” Clin Transplant 34, no. 3 (March 2020): e13799. https://doi.org/10.1111/ctr.13799.
Cabacungan, A. N., C. J. Diamantidis, J. St Clair Russell, T. S. Strigo, I. Pounds, A. Alkon, J. A. Riley, et al. “Development of a Telehealth Intervention to Improve Access to Live Donor Kidney Transplantation.” Transplant Proc 51, no. 3 (April 2019): 665–75. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.transproceed.2018.12.032.
Ellis, M. J., B. H. Collins, B. Ezekian, and S. J. Knechtle. “Medical evaluation of the living donor.” In Kidney Transplantation - Principles and Practice, 104–14, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-323-53186-3.00007-3.