Kymberly D. Watt, M.D.

  1. Gastroenterologist
  2. Gastroenterologist (Transplant Hepatologist)
  3. Internist

专业团队

地点

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

语言

English

Kymberly D. Watt, M.D., is a Professor of Medicine, medical director of the living donor liver transplant program and a consultant in gastroenterology and hepatology.

Dr. Watt provides clinical care for patients with chronic liver disease and end-stage liver disease needing liver transplantation and post-transplant care.

Areas of clinical expertise include:

  • Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD or NASH) research and treatments both before and after liver transplantation
  • Obesity management in chronic liver disease as well as before and after liver transplant
  • Managing cancer risk and management in solid organ transplant recipients
  • Improving long-term outcomes after liver transplantation, including metabolic, cardiovascular and malignant disease

In addition to clinical activities, Dr. Watt has an administrative role in the transplant center as well as national and international committees helping improve access for patients in need of liver transplantation. She is active in the education and mentorship of fellows and has numerous publications in high-impact scientific journals.

  1. Autoimmune hepatitis
  2. Chronic liver disease
  3. Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis
  4. Obesity
  5. Portal hypertension
  • Liver transplantation
  • Advanced liver disease
  • Malignancy and metabolic disease after transplant
  • Autoimmune hepatitis
  • Steatohepatitis
  • Portal hypertension
  • Chronic liver disease
  • Recurrent disease post transplantation
  • Obesity
  1. 2004
    Fellow - Hepatology & Liver/Intestinal TransplantationUniversity of Nebraska Medical Center
  2. 2002
    Fellow - Gastroenterology and HepatologyUniversity of Manitoba
  3. 2000
    Resident - Internal MedicineUniversity of Manitoba
  4. 1997
    MDUniversity of Manitoba
  5. 1995
    Research Assistant - Dr. Martin Reed, SupervisorPediatric Radiology Department, Winnipeg Children's Hospital
  6. 1993
    BSc - General ScienceUniversity of Manitoba

Certifications

  1. 2008
    Transplant HepatologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  2. 2006
    GastroenterologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  3. 2002
    GastroenterologyRoyal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada
  4. 2001
    Internal MedicineRoyal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada

Awards and honors

  1. 2019
    Dickson Scholar FundWilliam J von Liebig Transplant Center
  2. 2018
    Transplant Center Scholarly AwardMayo Clinic Transplant Center
  3. 2018
    McIver Transplant Research Benefactor AwardMayo Clinic Rochester
  4. 2017
    Transplant Center Scholarly AwardMayo Clinic Transplant Center
  5. 2016
    Transplant Center Scholarly AwardTransplant Center
  6. 2015
    GI Division Innovation AwardDivision of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  7. 2015
    Minnesota Top Doctor 2015Minnesota Top Doctors List
  8. 2011
    Small Grant Award - GI Division - Mayo ClinicMayo Clinic Department of Internal Medicine
  9. 2010
    Transplant Center Scholarly Activity AwardDepartment of Liver Transplantation
  10. 2008
    CReFF AwardMayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  11. 2008
    Technology Access AwardCTSA Education Committee, Center for Translational Science Activities (CTSA) Service Center, Mayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  12. 1999
    Teaching Award Nomination by Medical StudentsAwarding Organization
  13. 1995
    Donna R. Moore BursaryAwarding Organization
  14. 1995
    B.C. Schwartz ScholarshipAwarding Organization
  15. 1995
    Dr. Gorsey-Hollenberg ScholarshipAwarding Organization
  16. 1994
    Dr. E. J. Bennett Medical ScholarshipAwarding Organization

Professional memberships

  1. 2022 - present
    National Institutes of Health
  2. 2022 - 2023
    American Gastroenterological Association
  3. 2022 - present
    International Liver Transplantation Society
  4. 2022 - present
    Mayo Clinic Transplant Center
  5. 2021 - present
    Liver Intestine Committee, United Network of Organ Sharing;Living Donor Committee
  6. 2021 - present
    OPTN/UNOS Liver and Intestinal Organ Transplant Committee, United Network for Organ Sharing
  7. 2021 - present
    OPTN/UNOS Liver and Intestinal Organ Transplant Committee, United Network for Organ Sharing
  8. 2021 - present
    International Liver Transplant Society (ILTS)
  9. 2021 - present
    Diversity Committee, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  10. 2019 - present
    American Society of Transplantation
  11. 2019 - present
    American Society of Transplantation
  12. 2019 - 2022
    American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD)
  13. 2018 - present
    Mayo Clinic Transplant Center Research Committee
  14. 2018 - 2019
    American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  15. 2017 - present
    American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  16. 2017 - 2019
    American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD)
  17. 2017 - 2018
    American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  18. 2016 - present
    International Liver Transplant Society
  19. 2015 - 2018
    Liver Intestine Committee, United Network of Organ Sharing;Living Donor Committee
  20. 2015 - 2018
    American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  21. 2015 - 2018
    UNOS Liver and Intestine Committee - Region 7
  22. 2015 - 2018
    UNOS Region 7 Regional Review
  23. 2015 - 2017
    American Gastroenterology Association
  24. 2014 - 2020
    American Board of Internal Medicine
  25. 2014 - 2017
    International Liver Transplantation Society
  26. 2013 - present
    Transplant Practice Committee, William J von Liebig Transplant Center
  27. 2013 - 2022
    William J von Liebig Transplant Center
  28. 2013 - 2018
    American Gastroenterological Association (AGA)
  29. 2013 - present
    Transplant Executive Committee, William J von Liebig Transplant Center
  30. 2013 - present
    European Association for the Study of the Liver
  31. 2012 - present
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Leadership Team
  32. 2010 - 2019
    Hepatology and Liver Transplantation Fellowship Program, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  33. 2010 - 2017
    Research Committee, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  34. 2010 - 2013
    International Liver Transplantation Society
  35. 2010 - 2012
    American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  36. 2009 - 2012
    American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  37. 2006
    Hepatology Fellowship Grant Review Committee, Canadian Liver Foundation
  38. 2006
    Government of Canada Program for International Polar Year Science and Research Applications
  39. 2006
    Program for International Polar Year Science and Research Applications, Government of Canada
  40. 2006 - present
    Minnesota Medical Association
  41. 2006 - present
    American Gastroenterological Association (AGA)
  42. 2005 - 2008
    Canadian Transplant Hepatology Outcomes Research Network (C-THORN)
  43. 2005 - 2007
    Canadian Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  44. 2005 - 2006
    Summer Student Grant Review Committee, Canadian Liver Foundation
  45. 2005 - 2006
    Hepatobiliary/Transplant Committee, Canadian Association of Gastroenterology
  46. 2005
    Gastroenterology Residency Program Journal Club, Dalhousie University
  47. 2005
    Summer Student Grant Review Committee, Canadian Liver Foundation
  48. 2005 - present
    Canadian Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  49. 2004 - 2007
    Nova Scotia College of Physicians and Surgeons
  50. 2004 - 2007
    Medical Society of Nova Scotia
  51. 2004 - 2007
    Canadian Liver Foundation
  52. 2004 - 2006
    Gastroenterology Residency Training Committee, Dalhousie University
  53. 2004 - 2006
    Drug and Therapeutic Committee, Capital District Health Authority/Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Center
  54. 2004 - 2006
    Multi-Organ Transplant Training Committee, Dalhousie University
  55. 2004 - 2006
    Canadian Liver Transplant Study Group
  56. 2002 - 2004
    Nebraska College of Physicians and Surgeons
  57. 2002 - present
    American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  58. 2002 - present
    Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  59. 2000 - 2006
    Canadian Association of Gastroenterology
  60. 1997 - 2003
    College of Physicians & Surgeons of Manitoba

Publications

Research activities

See a description of research activities.