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Dr. Kirkwood Adams F. Jr.

Associate Professor of Medicine and Radiology

University of North Carolina

Direct Phone: (919) ***-****       

Email: k***@***.edu

University of North Carolina

101 Manning Dr

Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514

United States

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Employment History

Consultant
Amgen Inc.

Affiliations

Chairman of the Guidelines Committee
Heart Failure Society of America

Member, Editorial Boards
American Heart Association Inc

Council Member
Anemia

Member
American College of Cardiology

Member
National Anemia Action Council

Education



American College of Internal Medicine


cardiology
American Board of Internal Medicine

MD

medical degree

University of North Carolina

medical degree

University of North Carolina School of Medicine

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Kirkwood F. Adams Jr., MD
Associate Professor of Medicine and Radiology Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine University of North Carolina


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KIRKWOOD F. ADAMS Jr., MD

Associate Professor of Medicine and Radiology Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine University of North Carolina
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Kirkwood Adams is Associate Professor of Medicine and Radiology in the Division of Cardiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he is also a transplant cardiologist and Director of the Heart Failure Program.
Dr. Adams received his medical degree from the University of North Carolina. He did his internship, residency, and fellowship in cardiology at North Carolina Memorial Hospital. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Internal Medicine with subspecialty certification in cardiology.
Dr. Adams has been involved in more than 80 completed grant and industry-funded research projects, and he is currently leading or participating in nine drug development trials, eight registry and database studies and three NHLBI-funded trials: ACTION (investigating outcomes of exercise training in patients with heart failure), DISCOVER (investigating stress and heart failure) and ESCAPE (role of right heart catheterization in the management of advanced heart failure). Dr. Adams is currently involved in two major registry projects designed to study the prevalence and relationship of quality of life in anemia in heart failure and investigate the association of various biomarkers with anemia in heart failure. Dr. Adams also serves on the data and safety monitoring boards of the DEFINITE, EMOTE and IMPACT trials and serves on national advisory boards for several pharmaceutical companies.


National Anemia Action Council - NAAC

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Kirkwood F. Adams, Jr, MDNational Anemia Action Council - NAAC

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Kirkwood F. Adams, Jr, MD
Kirkwood F. Adams, Jr, is Associate Professor of Medicine and Radiology, Division of Cardiology, at the University of North Carolina and the Director of the university's Heart Failure Program in Chapel Hill.He is also a transplant cardiologist in the university's medicine and surgery departments.
Dr. Adams received his medical degree from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine and also completed his internship and residency in internal medicine and a fellowship in cardiology there.Dr. Adams is a diplomate of the American College of Internal Medicine and a diplomate of the American Board of Cardiovascular Diseases.
Dr. Adams serves on the editorial boards of American Heart Journal, the Journal of Cardiac Failure, and theheart.org; participates on several clinical trial steering committees; and is a member of a number of national advisory boards for cardiovascular medications under development or used in practice.Dr. Adams has chaired the Guideline/Clinical Positions Committee of the Heart Failure Society of America since the organization's inception.He is a member of a number of professional societies, including the Council on Circulation, the American Heart Association, and the American College of Cardiology.
Dr. Adams' current research interests include epidemiologic prognostic aspects of heart failure, the role of antiplatelet agents in congestive heart failure, and studies of isolated myocyte function.He has been invited to lecture at many symposia and scientific meetings; has published more than 125 original articles, abstracts, and monographs; and has participated in numerous clinical trials of heart failure drugs.


National Anemia Action Council - NAAC

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Kirkwood F. Adams, Jr, MDNational Anemia Action Council - NAAC

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Kirkwood F. Adams, Jr, MD
Kirkwood F. Adams, Jr, is Associate Professor of Medicine and Radiology, Division of Cardiology, at the University of North Carolina and the Director of the university's Heart Failure Program in Chapel Hill.He is also a transplant cardiologist in the university's medicine and surgery departments.
Dr. Adams received his medical degree from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine and also completed his internship and residency in internal medicine and a fellowship in cardiology there.Dr. Adams is a diplomate of the American College of Internal Medicine and a diplomate of the American Board of Cardiovascular Diseases.
Dr. Adams serves on the editorial boards of American Heart Journal, the Journal of Cardiac Failure, and theheart.org; participates on several clinical trial steering committees; and is a member of a number of national advisory boards for cardiovascular medications under development or used in practice.Dr. Adams has chaired the Guideline/Clinical Positions Committee of the Heart Failure Society of America since the organization's inception.He is a member of a number of professional societies, including the Council on Circulation, the American Heart Association, and the American College of Cardiology.
Dr. Adams' current research interests include epidemiologic prognostic aspects of heart failure, the role of antiplatelet agents in congestive heart failure, and studies of isolated myocyte function.He has been invited to lecture at many symposia and scientific meetings; has published more than 125 original articles, abstracts, and monographs; and has participated in numerous clinical trials of heart failure drugs.


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Anemia is, however, widely recognized as an important risk factor in patients with known CVD, says Kirkwood F. Adams, Jr., MD, associate professor of medicine and radiology in the Division of Cardiology at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill.Recent studies show a strong relationship between reduced Hb and the likelihood of adverse events in patients with acute myocardial infarction and heart failure, Adams says.

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