Judy Ann King, MD, PhD

Dr. King received her PhD in Anatomy from East Tennessee State University, Quillen College of Medicine and MD from the Medical University of South Carolina. She completed an internship in Internal Medicine at MUSC and residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology at the University of South Alabama. She has 30 years of experience in electron microscopy (transmission and scanning), and 20 years of experience in renal pathology.

She has focused on the role of electron microscopy and immunohistochemistry in the evaluation of diseases.  This has included both clinical care and research applications.

Employement:

2016 - Present
LSU Health Shreveport
2012 - 2016
West Virginia University, Department of Pathology
2009 - 2012
Charleston Area Medical Center, Pathology
1997 - 2009
University of South Alabama, Departments of Pathology, Pharmacology, and Center for Lung Biology

Training:

1996 - 1997
University of South Alabama, Residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
1992 - 1993
University of South Alabama, Instructor (Surgical Pathology/Renal Pathology Fellowship)
1993 - 1996
University of South Alabama, Residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
1992 - 1993
University of South Carolina, Internship in Internal Medicine
1989 - 1992
University of South Carolina
1987 - 1988
Medical University of South Carolina, Postdoctoral Fellowship in Anatomy
1983 - 1987
East Tennessee State University, Quillen College of Medicine, PhD

Board Certifications

2011 -
Anatomic Pathology
2011 -
Clinical Pathology

 

Awards and National Recognition

  • Southeastern Microscopy Society Distinguished Scientist Award
  • Microscopy Society of America Diatome Award
  • Involved in multiple grants
  • Leadership positions in multiple scientific societies
  • Faculty Recognition Award from Pathology Housestaff, University of South Alabama
  • Recognition for teaching by the Medical Graduates of the University of South Alabama (twice)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Sigma Xi

Research Interest

Interactions of tumor cells with other cells (including microparticles)
Utilization of immunohistochemical and EM techniques in the evaluation of disease

Selected Publications

128 abstracts/presentations

78 manuscripts

4 book chapters/invited reviews