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Karla Kerlikowske, MD

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Professor, Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology/Biostatistics, UCSF

karla.kerlikowske@ucsf.edu

Phone: (415) 750-2093 (voice)
VAMC 111A1, San Francisco, CA 94143

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Education

Michigan State University, East Lansing, BS, 1978, Medical Technology
University of California, Berkeley, MS, 1984, Nutrition
University of California San Francisco, MD, 1988, Medicine


Professional Experience

  • 1988-89
    Medicine Internship, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
  • 1989-91
    Primary Care Medicine Residency, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
  • 1991-93
    Fellow in General Internal Medicine, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA
  • 1991-93
    Clinical Instructor, Assistant Physician, UCSF Department of Medicine, San Francisco, CA
  • 1993-1999
    Associate Director, Women's Clinic, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA
  • 1999-present
    Director, Women's Clinic, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA
  • 1994-present
    Assistant Professor In Residence, UCSF Department of Medicine, San Francisco, CA
  • 1994-present
    Assistant Professor In Residence, UCSF Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, San Francisco, CA
  • 2000-present
    Associate Professor, In Residence, Department of Medicine, Univ. of California, San Francisco
  • 2000-present
    Associate Professor, In Residence, Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Univ. of California, San Francisco
  • 2000-present
    Professor, In Residence, Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Univ. of California, San Francisco

Honors & Awards

  • 1975
    Tower Guard Award for Scholastic Achievement
  • 1975-77
    Honors College, Michigan State University
  • 1978
    Magna cum laude, Michigan State University
  • 1986
    Student Summer Research Fellowship, UCSF
  • 1987
    Alpha Omega Alpha
  • 1994-96
    American Cancer Society Award for Primary Care Physicians

Selected Publications

  1. Ayvaci MU, Alagoz O, Chhatwal J, Munoz Del Rio A, Sickles EA, Nassif H, Kerlikowske K, Burnside ES. Predicting invasive breast cancer versus DCIS in different age groups. BMC Cancer. 2014; 14:584.
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  2. Onega T, Weiss J, Kerlikowske K, Wernli K, Buist DS, Henderson LM, Goodrich M, Alford-Teaster J, Virnig B, Tosteson AN, DeMartini W, Hubbard R. The influence of race/ethnicity and place of service on breast reconstruction for Medicare beneficiaries with mastectomy. Springerplus. 2014; 3:416.
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  3. Kerlikowske K, Hubbard R, Tosteson AN. Higher mammography screening costs without appreciable clinical benefit: the case of digital mammography. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2014 Aug; 106(8).
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  4. Bolton KC, Mace JL, Vacek PM, Herschorn SD, James TA, Tice JA, Kerlikowske K, Geller BM, Weaver DL, Sprague BL. Changes in breast cancer risk distribution among vermont women using screening mammography. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2014 Aug; 106(8).
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  5. Onega T, Hubbard R, Hill D, Lee CI, Haas JS, Carlos HA, Alford-Teaster J, Bogart A, DeMartini WB, Kerlikowske K, Virnig BA, Buist DS, Henderson L, Tosteson AN. Geographic Access to Breast Imaging for US Women. J Am Coll Radiol. 2014 Sep; 11(9):874-82.
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  6. Geller BM, Bogart A, Carney PA, Sickles EA, Smith R, Monsees B, Bassett LW, Buist DM, Kerlikowske K, Onega T, Yankaskas BC, Haneuse S, Hill D, Wallis MG, Miglioretti D. Educational interventions to improve screening mammography interpretation: a randomized controlled trial. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2014 Jun; 202(6):W586-96.
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  7. Stout NK, Lee SJ, Schechter CB, Kerlikowske K, Alagoz O, Berry D, Buist DS, Cevik M, Chisholm G, de Koning HJ, Huang H, Hubbard RA, Miglioretti DL, Munsell MF, Trentham-Dietz A, van Ravesteyn NT, Tosteson AN, Mandelblatt JS. Benefits, Harms, and Costs for Breast Cancer Screening After US Implementation of Digital Mammography. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2014 Jun; 106(6).
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  8. Prebil LA, Ereman RR, Powell MJ, Jamshidian F, Kerlikowske K, Shepherd JA, Hurlbert MS, Benz CC. First pregnancy events and future breast density: modification by age at first pregnancy and specific VEGF and IGF1R gene variants. Cancer Causes Control. 2014 Jul; 25(7):859-68.
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  9. Kaplan CP, Livaudais-Toman J, Tice JA, Kerlikowske K, Gregorich SE, Perez-Stable EJ, Pasick RJ, Chen A, Quinn J, Karliner LS. A randomized, controlled trial to increase discussion of breast cancer in primary care. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2014 Apr 24.
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  10. Izano M, Satariano WA, Tammemagi MC, Ragland D, Moore DH, Allen E, Naeim A, Sehl ME, Hiatt RA, Kerlikowske K, Sofrygin O, Braithwaite D. Long-term outcomes among African-American and white women with breast cancer: What is the impact of comorbidity? J Geriatr Oncol. 2014 Jul; 5(3):266-75.
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  11. Drukker K, Duewer F, Giger ML, Malkov S, Flowers CI, Joe B, Kerlikowske K, Drukteinis JS, Li H, Shepherd JA. Mammographic quantitative image analysis and biologic image composition for breast lesion characterization and classification. Med Phys. 2014 Mar; 41(3):031915.
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  12. Drukker CA, Schmidt MK, Rutgers EJ, Cardoso F, Kerlikowske K, Esserman LJ, van Leeuwen FE, Pijnappel RM, Slaets L, Bogaerts J, Van't Veer LJ. Mammographic screening detects low-risk tumor biology breast cancers. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2014 Feb; 144(1):103-11.
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  13. Wernli KJ, Demartini WB, Ichikawa L, Lehman CD, Onega T, Kerlikowske K, Henderson LM, Geller BM, Hofmann M, Yankaskas BC. Patterns of breast magnetic resonance imaging use in community practice. JAMA Intern Med. 2014 Jan 1; 174(1):125-32.
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  14. Fehniger J, Livaudais-Toman J, Karliner L, Kerlikowske K, Tice JA, Quinn J, Ozanne E, Kaplan CP. Perceived versus objective breast cancer, breast cancer risk in diverse women. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2014 May; 23(5):420-7.
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  15. Wernli KJ, O'Meara ES, Kerlikowske K, Miglioretti DL, Muller CY, Onega T, Sprague BL, Henderson LM, Buist DS. Investigation of mammographic breast density as a risk factor for ovarian cancer. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2014 Jan 1; 106(1):djt341.
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  16. Wang J, Azziz A, Fan B, Malkov S, Klifa C, Newitt D, Yitta S, Hylton N, Kerlikowske K, Shepherd JA. Agreement of mammographic measures of volumetric breast density to MRI. PLoS One. 2013; 8(12):e81653.
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  17. Bertrand KA, Tamimi RM, Scott CG, Jensen MR, Pankratz VS, Visscher D, Norman A, Couch F, Shepherd J, Fan B, Chen YY, Ma L, Beck AH, Cummings SR, Kerlikowske K, Vachon CM. Mammographic density and risk of breast cancer by age and tumor characteristics. Breast Cancer Res. 2013 Nov 4; 15(6):R104.
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  18. Carney PA, Bogart A, Sickles EA, Smith R, Buist DS, Kerlikowske K, Onega T, Miglioretti DL, Rosenberg R, Yankaskas BC, Geller BM. Feasibility and acceptability of conducting a randomized clinical trial designed to improve interpretation of screening mammography. Acad Radiol. 2013 Nov; 20(11):1389-98.
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  19. Menes TS, Rosenberg R, Balch S, Jaffer S, Kerlikowske K, Miglioretti DL. Upgrade of high-risk breast lesions detected on mammography in the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium. Am J Surg. 2014 Jan; 207(1):24-31.
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  20. Schairer C, Li Y, Frawley P, Graubard BI, Wellman RD, Buist DS, Kerlikowske K, Onega TL, Anderson WF, Miglioretti DL. Risk factors for inflammatory breast cancer and other invasive breast cancers. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2013 Sep 18; 105(18):1373-84.
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