Kendra Iskander, MD, MPH
Postdoctoral Fellow
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Surgery
General Surgery Section




My research investigates how the septic response induces organ damage.

2012 STS 48'" Annual Meeting: Society of Thoracic Surgeons Resident Scholarship
2011 34th Annual Conference on Shock: Shock Society Travel Award
2010 Boston University School of Medicine: Excellence in Surgical Critical Care
2008 Boston University School of Medicine: Richard J. Elkort Memorial Award for Surgery
2004 Boston University School of Medicine: Master’s Thesis with Honors
2002 Boston University: BA, cum laude
2001 Boston University (College of Arts and Sciences): Honor’s Program Graduate
2000-2015 Premedical Honor Society: Alpha Epsilon Delta
1999 Golden Key International Honor Society: Sophomore Distinction
Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.

  1. Iskander KN, Vaickus M, Duffy ER, Remick DG. Shorter Duration of Post-Operative Antibiotics for Cecal Ligation and Puncture Does Not Increase Inflammation or Mortality. PLoS One. 2016; 11(9):e0163005.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27669150; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0163005;.
  2. Kurylo JC, Datta N, Iskander KN, Tornetta P. Does the Fibula Need to be Fixed in Complex Pilon Fractures? J Orthop Trauma. 2015 Sep; 29(9):424-7.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26295736; DOI: 10.1097/BOT.0000000000000304;.
  3. Craciun FL, Iskander KN, Chiswick EL, Stepien DM, Henderson JM, Remick DG. Early murine polymicrobial sepsis predominantly causes renal injury. Shock. 2014 Feb; 41(2):97-103.View Related Profiles. PMID: 24300829; DOI: 10.1097/SHK.0000000000000073;.
  4. Remick D, Craciun F, Iskander K. The authors reply. Crit Care Med. 2014 Jan; 42(1):e85-6.View Related Profiles. PMID: 24346555; PMCID: PMC4103622; DOI: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000000067;.
  5. Iskander KN, Osuchowski MF, Stearns-Kurosawa DJ, Kurosawa S, Stepien D, Valentine C, Remick DG. Sepsis: multiple abnormalities, heterogeneous responses, and evolving understanding. Physiol Rev. 2013 Jul; 93(3):1247-88.View Related Profiles. PMID: 23899564; DOI: 10.1152/physrev.00037.2012;.
  6. Iskander KN, Craciun FL, Stepien DM, Duffy ER, Kim J, Moitra R, Vaickus LJ, Osuchowski MF, Remick DG. Cecal ligation and puncture-induced murine sepsis does not cause lung injury. Crit Care Med. 2013 Jan; 41(1):159-70.View Related Profiles. PMID: 23222255; PMCID: PMC3531667; DOI: 10.1097/CCM.0b013e3182676322;.

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Bar chart showing 6 publications over 4 distinct years, with a maximum of 2 publications in 2013 and 2014

YearPublications
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20142
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20161
In addition to these self-described keywords below, a list of MeSH based concepts is available here.

Sepsis Inflammation Organ Injury
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