Elizabeth Gherardi King, MD

Assistant Professor, Surgery

Elizabeth King
88 East Newton St., C515


My research studies the basic mechanisms of mortality using the cecal ligation and puncture model of sepsis.

Other Positions

  • Assistant Professor , Radiology, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine
  • Postdoctoral Fellow (previously held), General Surgery, Surgery, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine


  • George Washington University, MD
  • Bowdoin College, AB


  • Published on 4/5/2024

    Lin A, King EG. Alternative Conduits for Lower Extremity Bypass. Ann Vasc Surg. 2024 Apr 05. PMID: 38583761.

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  • Published on 2/2/2024

    Kobzeva-Herzog AJ, Levin SR, Young S, McNamara TE, Alonso AG, Farber A, King EG, Siracuse JJ. Assessing Time to Removal of Tunneled Dialysis Catheters after Arteriovenous Access Creation. Ann Vasc Surg. 2024 May; 102:35-41. PMID: 38377711.

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  • Published on 12/18/2023

    Pratt EN, Lockwood JL, King EG, Pienaar EF. Identifying inconsistencies in exotic pet regulations that perpetuate trade in risky species. Conserv Biol. 2024 Apr; 38(2):e14189. PMID: 37768191.

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  • Published on 12/16/2023

    Zhu M, Arinze N, Buitron de la Vega P, Alonso A, Levin S, Farber A, King E, Kobzeva-Herzog A, Chitalia VC, Siracuse JJ. High Prevalence of Adverse Social Determinants of Health in Dialysis Access Creation Patients in a Safety-Net Setting. Ann Vasc Surg. 2024 Mar; 100:31-38. PMID: 38110081.

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  • Published on 11/20/2023

    Yahn C, Haqqani MH, Alonso A, Kobzeva-Herzog A, Cheng TW, King EG, Farber A, Siracuse JJ. Long-term functional outcomes of upper extremity civilian vascular trauma. J Vasc Surg. 2024 Mar; 79(3):526-531. PMID: 37992948.

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  • Published on 10/6/2023

    Haqqani MH, Kester LP, Lin B, Farber A, King EG, Cheng TW, Alonso A, Garg K, Eslami MH, Rybin D, Siracuse JJ. Outcomes of lower extremity revascularization in octogenarians and nonagenarians for intermittent claudication. J Vasc Surg. 2023 Dec; 78(6):1479-1488.e2. PMID: 37804952.

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  • Published on 9/22/2023

    Levin SR, Alonso A, Salazar ED, Farber A, Chitalia VC, King EG, Cheng TW, Siracuse JJ. Recent evaluation by nephrologists is associated with decreased incidence of tunneled dialysis catheter being used at the time of first arteriovenous access creation. J Vasc Surg. 2024 Jan; 79(1):128-135. PMID: 37742733.

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  • Published on 8/4/2023

    Levin SR, Farber A, Goodney PP, King EG, Eslami MH, Malas MB, Patel VI, Kiang SC, Siracuse JJ. Five Year Survival in Medicare Patients Undergoing Interventions for Peripheral Arterial Disease: a Retrospective Cohort Analysis of Linked Registry Claims Data. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2023 Oct; 66(4):541-549. PMID: 37543356.

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  • Published on 7/19/2023

    Levin SR, Farber A, King EG, Perry AG, Cheng TW, Siracuse JJ. Functional Impairment is Associated with Poor Long-Term Outcomes after Arteriovenous Access Creation. Ann Vasc Surg. 2023 Nov; 97:302-310. PMID: 37479179.

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  • Published on 6/16/2023

    Zhu M, Mota L, Farber A, Schermerhorn ML, King E, Alonso A, Kobzeva-Herzog A, Morrissey N, Malas M, Siracuse JJ. The impact of neighborhood social disadvantage on presentation and management of first-time hemodialysis access surgery patients. J Vasc Surg. 2023 Oct; 78(4):1041-1047.e1. PMID: 37331447.

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