Abdullah Kutlar

Dr William N&Josephine R Agostas Chair for Int Med

Abdullah Kutlar

Dr William N&Josephine R Agostas Chair for Int Med

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Medicine: Hematology and Oncology

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

The Graduate School

Bio

Dr. Kutlar has served Augusta University since 1982 where he has made major contributions to clinical care, basic science, clinical research, and educational activities. He is a graduate of Ankara University Medical School in Ankara, Turkey. He completed his residency and one year as chief resident and fellowship in internal medicine/hematology at Istanbul University Medical School in Istanbul, Turkey.

Education

  • MD, Medicine University of Ankara, 1971

Certifications

  • Recertification in Hematology 2006

  • Board Certification in Hematology 1996

  • FLEX 1991

  • FMGEMS Examination 1984

  • Board Certification in Internal Medicine (Turkey) 1978

  • ECFMG Examination 1972

  • PHY State Bd. of Medical Examiners, 1991

  • BLS AHA, 2014

  • ABIMH ABIMH, 1996

  • ABIM ABIM, 1994

Awards & Honors

  • Distinguished Faculty Award, Clinical Science Research Award Medical College of Georgia, GRU, 2012

  • Excellence in Teaching Award MCG School of Medicine, 1998

  • Faculty of the Year Award MCG School of Medicine, 1998

  • Clinical Science Research Distinguished Faculty Award MCG School of Medicine, 1997

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • GMED 5000

    Basic Clerkship GMED
  • RHON 5000

    Hematology-Oncology
  • GMED 5012

    Hematology/Oncology Extn.
  • GMED 5077

    Ambulatory Adult Select
  • PHAS 5227

    Hematology and Oncology
  • GMED 5028

    Resch Elect Med

Teaching Interests

Sickle Cell Anemia
Hemoglobinopathies/Thalassemias
Anemias
Red Cell Disorders
Hematologic Malignancies
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Coagulation and Platelet Disorders

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • A-two to the rescue., 2022
    Other
  • Pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, safety and efficacy of crizanlizumab in patients with sickle cell disease., 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Pregnancy outcomes with hydroxyurea use in women with sickle cell disease., 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • An unusual left atrial Rosai-Dorfman involvement in sickle cell disease patient., 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • A critical evaluation of crizanlizumab for the treatment of sickle cell disease., 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Sickle Cell Anemia
Hemoglobinopathies/Thalassemias
Anemias
Red Cell Disorders
Hematologic Malignancies
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Coagulation and Platelet Disorders

Professional Service

  • Bluebirdbio DMC 2013 - Present

    Role: Member
  • American Society of Hematology Scientific Committee 2012 - Present

    Role: Member
  • Advisory Board for HemaQuest Pharmaceuticals 2009 - Present

    Role: Member
  • Turkish Journal of Haematology 2002 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, MCG, Augusta University 1998 - Present