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

Classes Taught


  • Published on 9/28/2023

    Pratt EN, Lockwood JL, King EG, Pienaar EF. Identifying inconsistencies in exotic pet regulations that perpetuate trade in risky species. Conserv Biol. 2023 Sep 28. PMID: 37768191.

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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 Fewer Tunneled Dialysis Catheter Being Used at the Time of First Arteriovenous Access Creation. J Vasc Surg. 2023 Sep 22. 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 Jul 19. 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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  • Published on 5/26/2023

    Cheng TW, Farber A, Levin SR, Arinze N, Garg K, Eslami MH, King EG, Patel VI, Rybin D, Siracuse JJ. Analysis of Early Death after Elective Open Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair. Ann Vasc Surg. 2023 Oct; 96:71-80. PMID: 37244479.

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  • Published on 5/12/2023

    Plauche L, Farber A, King EG, Levin SR, Cheng TW, Rybin D, Siracuse JJ. Brachiocephalic and Radiocephalic Arteriovenous Fistulas in Patients with Tunneled Dialysis Catheters Have Similar Outcomes. Ann Vasc Surg. 2023 Oct; 96:98-103. PMID: 37178905.

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  • Published on 5/5/2023

    Cheng TW, Farber A, Kalish JA, King EG, Rybin D, Siracuse JJ. The Effect of Chronic and End-Stage Renal Disease on Long-Term Outcomes after Infrainguinal Bypass. Ann Vasc Surg. 2023 Aug; 94:129-135. PMID: 37149216.

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  • Published on 4/10/2023

    Levin SR, Farber A, Kobzeva-Herzog A, King EG, Eslami MH, Garg K, Patel VI, Rockman CB, Rybin D, Siracuse JJ. Postoperative disability and one-year outcomes for patients suffering a stroke after carotid endarterectomy. J Vasc Surg. 2023 Aug; 78(2):413-422.e1. PMID: 37040850.

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  • Published on 1/13/2023

    Haqqani MH, Alonso A, Kobzeva-Herzog A, Farber A, King EG, Meltzer AJ, Eslami MH, Garg K, Rybin D, Siracuse JJ. Variations in Practice Patterns for Peripheral Vascular Interventions Across Clinical Settings. Ann Vasc Surg. 2023 May; 92:24-32. PMID: 36642163.

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