Kendall Beck, MD

2020 - Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training, University of California San Francisco
06/2017 - Gastroenterology fellowship, UCSF
06/2014 - Internal Medicine residency, UCSF
MD, 05/2011 - , University of Texas Houston Medical School
BA, 06/2005 - Human Biology, Stanford University
Honors and Awards
  • ACG-FDA ORISE Visiting Fellowship Award, American College of Gastroenterology and Food and Drug Administration, 2016
  • Clinical Fellow Award, UCSF, 2015
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, University of Texas Houston Medical School, 2010
  1. Field J, Shah ND, Memel Z, Mahadevan U, Beck K. Exclusive Yet Effective: The Crohn's Disease Exclusion Diet as Treatment for Medication-Refractory Disease. Digestive diseases and sciences 2024. PMID: 38555328

  2. Mennillo E, Kim YJ, Lee G, Rusu I, Patel RK, Dorman LC, Flynn E, Li S, Bain JL, Andersen C, Rao A, Tamaki S, Tsui J, Shen A, Lotstein ML, Rahim M, Naser M, Bernard-Vazquez F, Eckalbar W, Cho SJ, Beck K, El-Nachef N, Lewin S, Selvig DR, Terdiman JP, Mahadevan U, Oh DY, Fragiadakis GK, Pisco A, Combes AJ, Kattah MG. Single-cell and spatial multi-omics highlight effects of anti-integrin therapy across cellular compartments in ulcerative colitis. Nature communications 2024. PMID: 38374043

  3. Yu A, Ha NB, Shi B, Cheng YW, Mahadevan U, Beck KR. Real-World Experience with Tofacitinib Dose De-escalation in Patients with Moderate and Severe Ulcerative Colitis. Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association 2023. PMID: 37187323

  4. Wang CW, Mclean I R, Cheng YW, Kim S, Terdiman J, Kathpalia P, Beck KR. Racial Disparities in Endoscopy Cancellations During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Digestive diseases and sciences 2022. PMID: 35732970

  5. Beck KR, Shah ED, Hernandez-Barco YG, ACG FDA-Related Matters Committee. Understanding Device Development for Gastrointestinal Clinical Care. The American journal of gastroenterology 2021. PMID: 34074819

  6. Shah ED, Hernandez-Barco YG, Beck KR, Levy BH. Understanding Drug Development for Clinical Care. The American journal of gastroenterology 2020. PMID: 32453059

  7. Selvig D, Piceno Y, Terdiman J, Zydek M, Umetsu SE, Balitzer D, Fadrosh D, Lynch K, Lamere B, Leith T, Kassam Z, Beck K, Lewin S, Ma A, Somsouk M, Lynch SV, El-Nachef N. Fecal Microbiota Transplantation in Pouchitis: Clinical, Endoscopic, Histologic, and Microbiota Results from a Pilot Study. Digestive diseases and sciences 2019. PMID: 31302808

  8. Narasimmaraj P, Lim HC, Beck KR, Lai AR. Geriatric 'Crohn-ic' Abdominal Pain: An Unusual Presentation of a Common Disease. The American journal of medicine 2019. PMID: 31331615

  9. Hammami MB, Gill R, Thiruvengadam N, Oh DY, Beck K, Mahadevan U, Kattah MG. Balancing the Checkpoint: Managing Colitis Associated with Dual Checkpoint Inhibitors and High-Dose Aspirin. Digestive diseases and sciences 2019. PMID: 30778872

  10. Lewin SM, Wen KW, Velayos FS, Mahadevan U, Beck KR. How Dye May Prevent Dying from Cancer: Perceiving Imperceptible Dysplasia in Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Digestive diseases and sciences 2019. PMID: 30523483

  11. Beck KR, Shergill AK. Colonoscopy in Acute Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding: Diagnosis, Timing, and Bowel Preparation. Volume 28 of Issue 3. Gastrointestinal endoscopy clinics of North America 2018. PMID: 29933782

  12. Beck KR, Kim NJ, Khalili M. Direct Acting Antivirals Improve HCV Treatment Initiation and Adherence Among Underserved African Americans. Annals of hepatology 2018. PMID: 29735789

  13. Beck KR, Pantilat SZ, O'Riordan DL, Peters MG. Use of Palliative Care Consultation for Patients with End-Stage Liver Disease: Survey of Liver Transplant Service Providers. Volume 19 of Issue 8. Journal of palliative medicine 2016. PMID: 27092870

  14. Wilson AM, Kimura E, Harada RK, Nair N, Narasimhan B, Meng XY, Zhang F, Beck KR, Olin JW, Fung ET, Cooke JP. Beta2-microglobulin as a biomarker in peripheral arterial disease: proteomic profiling and clinical studies. Circulation 2007. PMID: 17724262