Genetics, Genomics and Bioinformatics  Back to Main

Faculty Detail    
Campus Address LHRB 748 Zip 0007
Phone  (205) 934-2131
Other websites
Career Advisor     

Medical School  Brody School of Medicine    2002  MD 
Residency  Johns Hopkins Hospital    2010  MD 
Fellowship  Johns Hopkins Hospital    2012  MD 

Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
Primary  Surgery - Transplantation  Surgery - Transplantation Professor
Center  Center for AIDS Research  Center for AIDS Research Professor
Center  Ctr for Clinical & Translational Sci  Ctr for Clinical & Translational Sci Professor
Center  Minority Health & Research Center  Minority Health & Research Center Professor
Center  Nephrology Research & Training Center  Nephrology Research & Training Center Professor
Center  Nutrition Sciences Research  Nutrition Obesity Res Ctr (NORC) Professor
Center  Sparkman Ctr for Global Health  Sparkman Ctr for Global Health Professor
Center  UAB Immunology Institute  UAB Immunology Institute Professor

Biographical Sketch 
Dr. Jayme E. Locke, MD,MPH, FACS joined the UAB Department of Surgery Division of Abdominal Transplantation in 2012. As the Director of the Incompatible Kidney Transplant Program, she has received national recognition for her work in the record-breaking incompatible kidney living donor chain. A proven Academic clinician, Dr. Locke is involved in the mentoring and training of Residents. She is a widely published, grant-funded researcher and sought after speaker. Dr. Locke’s clinical specialty is renal, pancreas and liver transplantation.

Research/Clinical Interest
John Merrill Grant in Transplantation Development
Eliminating health disparities, locally, regionally, and nationally

Selected Publications 
Publication PUBMEDID
Locke JE, James NT, Mannon RB, Mehta SG, Pappas PG, Baddley JW, Desai NM,
Montgomery RA, Segev DL. Immunosuppression regimen and the risk of acute
rejection in HIV-infected kidney transplant recipients. Transplantation. 2014 Feb
27;97(4):446-50. doi: 10.1097/01.TP.0000436905.54640.8c. PubMed PMID: 24162248 
Locke JE, Segev DL. Is there a role for detection of complement-binding
antibodies in kidney transplantation? Am J Kidney Dis. 2014 Apr;63(4):558-60.
doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2014.01.007. Epub 2014 Jan 28. PubMed PMID: 24480655 
Locke JE, Segev DL. The authors' reply. Transplantation. 2014 Jun
27;97(12):e70-1. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000000193. PubMed PMID: 24933253 
Locke JE. To whom goes the kidney? Liver Transpl. 2014 Sep;20(9):1017-8. doi:
10.1002/lt.23953. PubMed PMID: 25044428 

renal transplantation, liver transplantation, pancreas transplantation