Education and Training
- Fellow in Nephrology, Medicine, Duke University, 2005 - 2008
- Resident, Medicine, Duke University, 2002 - 2005
- M.D., Duke University, 2002
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.
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, January 25, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1111/ajt.15791.
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.
Abbes, Sarah, Ara Metjian, Alice Gray, Tereza Martinu, Laurie Snyder, Dong-Feng Chen, Matthew Ellis, Gowthami M. Arepally, and Oluwatoyosi Onwuemene. “Human Leukocyte Antigen Sensitization in Solid Organ Transplantation: A Primer on Terminology, Testing, and Clinical Significance for the Apheresis Practitioner.” Ther Apher Dial 21, no. 5 (October 2017): 441–50. https://doi.org/10.1111/1744-9987.12570.
Davis, Bradley, Daniele Marin, Lynne M. Hurwitz, James Ronald, Matthew J. Ellis, Kadiyala V. Ravindra, Bradley H. Collins, and Charles Y. Kim. “Application of a Novel CT-Based Iliac Artery Calcification Scoring System for Predicting Renal Transplant Outcomes.” Ajr Am J Roentgenol 206, no. 2 (February 2016): 436–41. https://doi.org/10.2214/AJR.15.14794.
Strigo, Tara S., Patti L. Ephraim, Iris Pounds, Felicia Hill-Briggs, Linda Darrell, Matthew Ellis, Debra Sudan, et al. “The TALKS study to improve communication, logistical, and financial barriers to live donor kidney transplantation in African Americans: protocol of a randomized clinical trial.” Bmc Nephrol 16 (October 9, 2015): 160. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12882-015-0153-y.
Englum, Brian R., Matthew A. Schechter, William D. Irish, Kadiyala V. Ravindra, Deepak S. Vikraman, Scott L. Sanoff, Matthew J. Ellis, Debra L. Sudan, and Uptal D. Patel. “Outcomes in kidney transplant recipients from older living donors.” Transplantation 99, no. 2 (February 2015): 309–15. https://doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000000607.
Beermann, Kristi J., Matthew J. Ellis, Debra L. Sudan, and Matthew T. Harris. “Tacrolimus dose requirements in African-American and Caucasian kidney transplant recipients on mycophenolate and prednisone.” Clin Transplant 28, no. 7 (July 2014): 762–67. https://doi.org/10.1111/ctr.12376.