Kara Calkins, M.D.


Work Titles
CTSI Member, CTSI
UCLA Health Sciences Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatric Neonatology
Education:
Degrees:
M.D., University of California, Irvine
B.S., University of California, Davis
Certifications:
Certifications:
2010 American Board of Pediatrics
2007 American Board of Pediatrics

Contact Information:

Email Address:

kcalkins@mednet.ucla.edu

Work Email Address:

KCalkins@mednet.ucla.edu


Work Phone Number:

(310) 206-6197

Mailing Address:

UCLA Ped / Neonatology Div
BOX 951752, B2-325 MDCC
Los Angeles, CA 90095


Publications:

A selected list of publications:

Calkins Kara L, Dunn James C Y, Shew Stephen B, Reyen Laurie, Farmer Douglas G, Devaskar Sherin U, Venick Robert S   Pediatric Intestinal Failure-Associated Liver Disease Is Reversed With 6 Months of Intravenous Fish Oil JPEN. Journal of parenteral and enteral nutrition, 2013; .
Calkins Kara, Lowe Allison, Shew Stephen B, Dunn James C Y, Reyen Laurie, Farmer Douglas G, Devaskar Sherin U, Venick Robert   Short-term intravenous fish oil and pediatric intestinal failure associated liver disease: 3-year follow-up on liver function and nutrition Journal of pediatric surgery, 2013; 48(1): 228-32.
Kelley-Quon Lorraine I, Tseng Chi-Hong, Scott Andrew, Jen Howard C, Calkins Kara L, Shew Stephen B   Does hospital transfer predict mortality in very low birth weight infants requiring surgery for necrotizing enterocolitis? Surgery, 2012; 152(3): 337-43.
Calkins Kara, Devaskar Sherin U   Fetal origins of adult disease Current problems in pediatric and adolescent health care, 2011; 41(6): 158-76.
Venick Robert S, Calkins Kara   The impact of intravenous fish oil emulsions on pediatric intestinal failure-associated liver disease Current opinion in organ transplantation, 2011; 16(3): 306-11.

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