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Julienne K. Kirk, D.PharmWake Forest School of Medicine

Julienne K. Kirk, D.Pharm

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Academic: 336-716-9043 | Department: 336-716-4479

Education & Training

  • B.S., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, 1986
  • D.Pharm., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, 1991
  • Residency, Durham County Hosp Corp, 1989
  • Residency, U North Carolina Sch Med, 1992

Memberships

  • Am Coll Of Clinical Pharmacy
  • Am Diabetes Assn
  • Am Soc Of Hospital Pharmacists

NPI Number

  • 1134104995
Julienne K. Kirk, D.Pharm

Julienne K. Kirk, D.Pharm

Professor, Family & Community Medicine
Office of Women in Medicine and Science

Research Interests

Diabetes Mellitus; Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2; Blood Glucose Self-Monitoring; Hemoglobin A, Glycosylated; Blood Glucose
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Academic: 336-716-9043 | Department: 336-716-4479

Recent Publications

Demographic, health and diabetes self-management correlates of medical skepticism among rural older adults. Bell RA, Arcury TA, Grzywacz JG, Ip EH, Kirk JK, Nguyen H, Saldana S, Quandt SA.. J Sci Med. 2016;2(1):51-56.

Unreliable item or inconsistent person? A study of variation in health beliefs and belief-anchors to biomedical models. Ip EH, Saldana S, Chen SH, Kirk JK, Bell RA, Nguyen H, Grzywacz JG, Arcury TA, Quandt SA.. J Health Psychol. 2015;20(8):1049-1059.

Diabetes symptoms and self-management behaviors in rural older adults. Kirk JK, Arcury TA, Ip E, Bell RA, Saldana S, Nguyen HT, Quandt SA.. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2015;107(1):54-60.

Patient-centered approach to biologics in the treatment of psoriasis. Vaidya T, Feldman SR, Kirk J.. J Nat Sci. 2015;1(3):e53.

Medical student health literacy perspectives and experiences. Kirk JK, Davis SW, Hairston J, Melius K Marion GS.. J Fam Med Dis Prev. 2015;1():018.

Correlation between diabetes prevalence and subsequent cancer mortality in North Carolina counties. Spangler JG, Kirk J.. J Diabetes Mellit. 2014;4(1):1-5.

Outcomes and medication use in a longitudinal cohort of type 2 diabetes patients, 2006 to 2012. Kirk JK, Davis SW, Lawrence K, Hildebrandt CA, Lord RW Jr.. J Clin Outcomes Manage. 2014;21(1):9-14.

Assessment of a short diabetes knowledge instrument for older and minority adults. Quandt SA, Ip EH, Kirk JK, Saldana S, Chen SH, Nguyen H, Bell RA, Arcury TA.. Diabetes Educ. 2014;40(1):68-76.

Patterns and stability over time of older adults' diabetes-related beliefs. Grzywacz JG, Arcury TA, Nguyen HT, Saldana S, Ip EH, Kirk JK, Bell RA, Quandt SA.. Health Behav and Policy Rev. 2014;1(2):111-121.

Perceptions of culturally competent diabetes management in a primary care practice. Kirk JK, Hildebrandt C, Davis S, Crandall SJ, Siciliano AB, Marion GS.. J Cult Divers. 2014;21(1):22-28.

Providing preconception care in type 2 diabetes. Cassidy-Vu L, Linn E, Namak SY, Kirk JK.. J Diabetes Metab Disord Control. 2014;1(4):.

Do patients with type 2 diabetes who aren't taking insulin benefit from self-monitoring blood glucose?. Namak SY, Kirk JK, Kramer R.. J Fam Pract. 2013;62(1):39-48.

Longitudinal changes in dietary fat intake and associated changes in cardiovascular risk factors in adults with type 2 diabetes: the ACCORD trial. Kirk JK, Craven T, Lipkin EW, Katula J, Pedley C, O'Connor PJ, Margolis KL.. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2013;100(1):61-68.

Social support strategies in adult patients with diabetes: a review of strategies in the USA and Europe. Kirk JK, Ebert CN, Gamble GP, Ebert CE.. Expert Rev Endocrinol Metab. 2013;8(4):379-389.

Correlates of physician trust among rural older adults with diabetes. Bell RA, Arcury TA, Ip E, Grzywacz JG, Nguyen H, Kirk JK, Saldana S, Quandt SA.. Am J Health Behav. 2013;37(5):660-666.

Cognitive function is a risk for health literacy in older adults with diabetes. Nguyen HT, Kirk JK, Arcury TA, Ip EH, Grzywacz JG, Saldana SJ, Bell RA, Quandt SA.. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2013;101(2):141-147.

Older adults' fears about diabetes: using common sense models of disease to understand fear origins and implications for self-management. Quandt SA, Reynolds T, Chapman C, Bell RA, Grzywacz JG, Ip EH, Kirk JK, Arcury TA.. J Appl Gerontol. 2013;32(7):783-803.

Standardized patient instructors' and physician assistant students' evaluation of diabetes counseling skills. Kirk JK, Hildebrandt CA, Davis SW, Crandall SJ, Marion GS.. J Physician Asst Educ. 2013;24(4):9-14.

Guidelines on glucose self-monitoring in non-insulin users are not evidence-based [commentary]. Kirk JK.. Evid Based Med. 2013;18(6):237-238.

Performance of health literacy tests among older adults with diabetes. Kirk JK, Grzywacz JG, Arcury TA, Ip EH, Nguyen HT, Bell RA, Saldana S, Quandt SA.. J Gen Intern Med. 2012;27(5):534-540.

Demographic, health and self-management correlates of physician trust among rural older adults with diabetes [abstract]. Bell R, Arcury T, Ip E, Grzywacz J, Nguyen H, Kirk J, Saldana S, Quandt S.. Diabetes. 2012;61(Suppl 1):A582.

Social integration and diabetes management among rural older adults. Arcury TA, Grzywacz JG, Ip EH, Saldana S, Nguyen HT, Bell RA, Kirk JK, Quandt SA.. J Aging Health. 2012;24(6):899-922.

The association of mental conditions with blood glucose levels in older adults with diabetes. Nguyen HT, Arcury TA, Grzywacz JG, Saldana SJ, Ip EH, Kirk JK, Bell RA, Quandt SA.. Aging Ment Health. 2012;16(8):950-957.

Cultural basis for diabetes-related beliefs among low- and high-education African American, American Indian, and White older adults. Grzywacz JG, Arcury TA, Ip EH, Nguyen HT, Saldana S, Reynolds T, Bell RA, Kirk JK, Quandt SA.. Ethn Dis. 2012;22(4):466-472.

Social control in older adults' diabetes self management and well-being. Grzywacz JG, Arcury TA, Saldana S, Kirk JK, Bell RA, Ip E, Quandt SA.. Behav Med. 2012;38(4):115-120.

Blood glucose symptom recognition: perspectives of older rural adults. Kirk JK, Grzywacz JG, Chapman C, Arcury TA, Bell RA, Ip EH, Quandt SA.. Diabetes Educ. 2011;37(3):363-369.

Older adults' common sense models of diabetes. Grzywacz JG, Arcury TA, Ip EH, Chapman C, Kirk JK, Bell RA, Quandt SA.. Am J Health Behav. 2011;35(3):318-333.

Tolerability of dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors: a review. Richard KR, Shelburne JS, Kirk JK.. Clin Ther. 2011;33(11):1609-1629.

Characteristics associated with glycemic control among family medicine patients with type 2 diabetes. Kirk JK, Davis SW, Hildebrandt CA, Strachan EN, Peechara ML, Lord R.. N C Med J. 2011;72(5):345-350.

Patient characteristics and process of care measures as predictors of glycemic control. Kirk JK, Strachan E, Martin CL, Davis SW, Peechara M, Lord R.. J Clin Outcomes Manage. 2010;17(1):27-30.

Self-monitoring of blood glucose: practical aspects. Kirk JK, Stegner J.. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2010;4(2):435-439.

Linking glycemic control and executive function in rural older adults with diabetes mellitus. Nguyen HT, Grzywacz JG, Arcury TA, Chapman C, Kirk JK, Ip EH, Bell RA, Quandt SA.. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2010;58(6):1123-1127.

Hyperglycemia management using insulin in the acute care setting: therapies and strategies for care in the non-critically ill patient. Kirk JK, Oldham EC.. Ann Pharmacother. 2010;44(7-8):1222-1230.

Glycaemia management of minority participants in ACCORD [abstract]. Calles-Escandon J, Light L, Lovato L, Getaneh A, Simmons D, Kirk J, Bonds D, Banerji MA, Green JB, Menon L, et al.. Diabetologia. 2010;53(Suppl 1):S19.

Variants in intron 13 of the ELMO1 gene are associated with diabetic nephropathy in African Americans. Leak TS, Perlegas PS, Smith SG, Keene KL, Hicks PJ, Langefeld CD, Mychaleckyj JC, Kirk JK, Freedman BI, Bowden DW, Sale MM, et al.. Ann Hum Genet. 2009;73(2):152-159.

Diabetes: rethinking risk and the Dx that fits. Kirk JK, Namak S.. J Fam Pract. 2009;58(5):248-256.

Restricted-carbohydrate diets in patients with type 2 diabetes: a meta-analysis. Kirk JK, Graves DE, Craven TE, Lipkin EW, Austin M, Margolis KL.. J Am Diet Assoc. 2008;108(1):91-100.

Disparities in A1C levels between Hispanic and non-Hispanic white adults with diabetes. Kirk JK, Passmore LV, Bell RA, Venkat Narayan KM, D'Agostino RB Jr, Arcury TA, Quandt SA.. Diabetes Care. 2008;31(2):240-246.

Evaluation of quality of diabetes care in a multiethnic, low-income population. Kirk JK, Bertoni AG, Grzywacz JG, Smith A, Arcury TA.. J Clin Outcomes Manage. 2008;15(6):281-286.

Development of an asset map of medical education research activity. Christiaanse ME, Russell EL, Crandall SJ, Lambros A, Manuel JC, Kirk JK.. J Contin Educ Health Prof. 2008;28(3):186-193.

Sitagliptin and vildagliptin: efficacy of therapy in type 2 diabetes. Kirk JK, Oldham EC.. Recent Patents Endocr Metabol Immune Drug Discov. 2008;2(3):162-171.

Iron toxicity, acute. Kirk JK. In: Domino FJ, ed. The 5-minute clinical consult 2007. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins;2007: 672-673.

Racial and ethnic disparities in self-monitoring of blood glucose among US adults: a qualitative review. Kirk JK, Graves DE, Bell RA, Hildebrandt CA, Narayan KMV.. Ethn Dis. 2007;17(1):135-142.

Disparities in diabetes care among minority populations [editorial]. Kirk JK.. Expert Rev Endocrinol Metab. 2007;2(4):425-427.

Individualized enhanced adherence intervention study in adults with diabetes. Kirk JK, Raggio GA, Nesbit BA, Davis SW, Mihalko SL, Miller GD, Sevick MA.. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2007;1(4):L1-L2.

Glycemia treatment strategies in the Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes (ACCORD) Trial. Gerstein HC, Riddle MC, Kendall DM, Cohen RM, Goland R, Feinglos MN, Kirk JK, Hamilton BP, Ismail-Beigi F, Feeney P.. Am J Cardiol. 2007;99(12A Suppl):34i-43i.

Cultivating patient-centered communication skills training across the medical education continuum: a model for practice [commentary]. Marion GS, Crandall SJ, Celestino F, McCann W, Kirk J.. N C Med J. 2007;68(5):356-358.

Predicted risk of coronary heart disease among persons with type 2 diabetes. Kirk JK, Bertoni AG, Case D, Bell RA, Goff DC Jr, Narayan KMV.. Coron Artery Dis. 2007;18(8):595-600.

Pyelonephritis. Spangler J, Kirk JK. In: Domino FJ, ed. The 5-minute clinical consult 2007. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins;2006: 1034-1035.

Disparities in HbA1c levels between African-American and non-Hispanic white adults with diabetes. Kirk JK, D'Agostino RB Jr, Bell RA, Passmore LV, Bonds DE, Karter AJ, Narayan KMV.. Diabetes Care. 2006;29(9):2130-2136.

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