Kathleen Byrnes, MD

Kathleen Byrnes, MD

Assistant Professor, Pathology & Immunology
Director, MS3-4 AP Clinical Clerkship
Associate Director, Liver/GI Fellowship

  • Anatomic & Molecular Pathology
Additional Titles
  • MS3-4 AP Clinical Clerkship Director
  • Liver/GI Associate Fellowship Director
  • BS: Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO (2008)
  • MD: Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA (2013)
  • Residency, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO (2017)
  • Fellowship and Faculty Assistant, Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD (2018)

Board Certifications

  • Anatomic Pathology
  • Clinical Pathology

Clinical Interests

  • Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology

Research Interests

  • Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology

Selected Publications

PubMed Search

Lu L, Byrnes K, Han C, Wang Y, Wu T. miR-21 targets 15-PGDH and promotes cholangiocarcinoma growth. Mol Cancer Res. 2014; 12(6): 890-900.
Doyle MB, Collins K, Vachharajani N, Lowell JA, Shenoy S, Nalbantoglu I, Byrnes K, Garonzik-Wang J, Wellen J, Lin Y, Chapman WC. Outcomes Using Grafts from Donors after Cardiac Death. J Am Coll Surg. 2015; 221(1):142-52.
Carlson AL, Pastula DM, Lambert AJ, Staples JE, Muehlenbachs A, Turabelidze G, Eby CS, Keller J, Hess B, Buller RS, Storch GA, Byrnes K, Dehner L, Kirmani N, Kuhlmann FM. Heartland Virus and Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis in Immunocompromised Patient, Missouri, USA. Emerg Infect Dis. 2018; 24(5): 893-7.
Mannan AASR, Vieth M, Kharajian A, Khandakar B, Lam-Himlin D, Heydt D, Bhajee F, Venbrux HJ, Byrnes K, Voltaggio L, Barker N, Yuan S, Montgomery EA. The outlet patch: gastric heterotopia of the colorectum and anus. Histopathology. 2018; 73(2): 220-9.
Kharajian A, Mannan R, Byrnes K, Barker N, Voltaggio L. Are Upfront Levels for Colon “Polyps” Necessary? A Pragmatic Review. Int J Surg Pathol. 2018. In press.

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