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Faculty Detail    
Division Director
Campus Address LHRB 112 Zip 0007
Phone  (205) 996-4028
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Medical School  University of Missouri at Kansas City SOM    1989  MD 
Graduate  UAB Hospital    1990  Surgery 
Residency  UAB Hospital    1990  General Surgery 
Fellowship  UAB Hospital    1996  Research Fellowship 
Graduate  University of Alabama at Birmingham    1997  PhD 
Fellowship  UAB Hospital    1999  General Surgery 

Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
Primary  Surgery   Surgery - Gen Surg Trauma Section Professor
Secondary  Emergency Medicine  Emergency Med Chair Office Associate Professor
Secondary  Mechanical Engineering  Mechanical Engineering Associate Professor
Center  Medicine  Ctr Cardiovasc Bio (Org Ret) Professor

Biographical Sketch 
Dr. Kerby completed his BA and MD degrees from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. He served an internship and residency in surgery, at the University of Alabama School of Medicine, where he was appointed chief resident. During his surgical residency, he completed a research fellowship and was awarded a PhD degree in biochemistry and molecular genetics from UAB. Dr. Kerby is a diplomate of the American Board of Surgery and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Society Memberships
Organization Name Position Held Org Link
American Association for the Surgery of Trauma     
American College of Surgeons     
Association for Academic Surgery     
Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma     
Shock Society     
Society of University Surgeons     
Southern Surgical Association     

Research/Clinical Interest
Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium
Dr. Kerby’s clinical interests center on trauma surgery and his current research focuses on out of hospital interventional trials in trauma and cardiac arrest. Other research interests include virtual reality medical simulation for trauma.

Selected Publications 
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