Kim H. Liss, M.D.  kim.h.liss@wustl.edu

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Instructor, Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

phone: (314) 454-6173

Education

  • BA, Magna cum laude, Northwestern University2007
  • MD, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine 2011

Training

  • Resident, St. Louis Children's Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine2011 - 2014
  • Fellow, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, & Nutrition , St. Louis Children's Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine2014 - 2017
  • Fellow, Pediatric Transplant Hepatology , Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School2017 - 2018

Licensure and Board Certification

  • MO, State of Missouri Medical License 2014
  • General Pediatrics Board Certification 2014
  • MA, Massachusetts Limited License 2017
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology Board Certification 2017

Honors

  • Northwestern University Undergraduate Research Grant2005
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Northwestern University2006
  • Emanuel Margoliash Award for Basic Science Research, Northwestern University2007
  • Northwestern University Medical Student Summer Research Program Grant2008
  • North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Teaching and Tomorrow Grant2012
  • Studies of Pediatric Liver Transplantation Young Faculty-Trainee Travel Award2017

Recent Publications view all (7)


  1. Metabolic importance of adipose tissue monoacylglycerol acyltransferase 1 in mice and humans. J Lipid Res. 2018. PMID:29853530 
  2. The impact of diet-induced hepatic steatosis in a murine model of hepatic ischemia-reperfusion injury. Liver Transpl. 2018. PMID:29729104 
  3. PPARs and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. Biochimie. 2017;136:65-74. PMCID:PMC5380579  PMID:27916647 
  4. Self-reported short sleep duration and frequent snoring in pregnancy: impact on glucose metabolism. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2010;203(2):142.e1-5. PMCID:PMC3178265  PMID:20510182 
  5. Sleep disturbances in pregnancy. Obstet Gynecol. 2010;115(1):77-83. PMID:20027038 
  6. Unique features of esophagogastric junction pressure topography in hiatus hernia patients with dysphagia. Surgery. 2010;147(1):57-64. PMCID:PMC2891431  PMID:19744454 
  7. Progressive disruption of cellular protein folding in models of polyglutamine diseases. Science. 2006;311(5766):1471-4. PMID:16469881 
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