Alysia V. Kwiatkowski DO, MS

Alysia Kwiatkowski

Alysia V. Kwiatkowski
DO, MS

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Department of Medicine

Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences


Specialty/Research Focus

Rheumatology

Contact Information
Erie County Medical Center/DK Miller Building
C-215
462 Grider Street, NY 14215
Phone: 716.898.3152
Fax: 716.898.3152
avk6@buffalo.edu


Patient Care

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Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, Rheumatology, Rush University Medical Center (2019)
  • Residency, Albany Medical Center, Chief Medical Resident (2017)
  • DO, Medicine, New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine (2014)
  • MS, Natural Sciences, The State University of New York at Buffalo (2010)

Employment:

  • Associate Program Director, Curriculum Development, Medicine, University at Buffalo (2020-present)
  • Site Director, Internal Medicine & Advanced Medicine Clerkships, Medicine, Erie County Medical Center (2019-present)
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, Allergy, Immunology & Rheumatology, University at Buffalo (2019-present)

Awards and Honors:

  • Psi Sigma Alpha, The National Osteopathic Scholastic Honor Society (2012)
  • Sigma Sigma Phi, The National Honorary Osteopathic Service Fraternity (2012)


Journal Articles:

Abstracts:

  • Kwiatkowski AV, Shakoor N, Ruthberg A, Block JA, Khandelwal S.. Education of Rheumatology Faculty: Evaluation of an Interactive Team Based Approach versus Traditional Didactic Teaching. Arthritis & Rheumatology. 2019.
  • Grant M, Kwiatkowski AV, Shakoor N.. The Opioid Epidemic: The Rheumatology Response to Management of Chronic Pain. Arthritis & Rheumatology. 2019.
  • Kwiatkowski AV, Shakoor N, Ruthberg A, Block JA, Khandelwal S.. Time to Bridge the Gap in Rheumatology Education: Interactive Team Based Learning Is Most Eff ective in Increasing Internal Medicine Residents’ Knowledge. Arthritis & Rheumatology. 2019.
  • Kwiatkowski A, Shakoor N, Block JA, Manadan A, Khandelwal S.. Effectiveness of Elective Completion in Enhancing Board Preparedness and Comfort with Diagnosing and Treating Rheumatologic Conditions in a Cohort of Internal Medicine Residents at an Academic Medical Center. Arthritis & Rheumatology. 2018.
  • Kwiatkowski A, Shakoor N, Block JA, Manadan A, Khandelwal S.. Back to Bedside Teaching: Completion of a Rheumatology Rotation Significantly Increases Internal Medicine Residents’ Competency and Comfort with Comprehensive Knee Examinations. Arthritis & Rheumatology. 2018.
  • Kwiatkowski AV, Grisanti L, Grisanti J, Hatem J. Patient Preferences Regarding Route of Biologic Administration in an Inflammatory Arthritis Cohort. Arthritis & Rheumatology. 2015.

Evaluative Studies and Case Reports:


Professional Memberships:

  • Rheumatology Research Foundation, Board of Directors; Served a year term as invited fellow representative. (2018–2019)
  • American College of Rheumatology (2015–present)

Presentations:

  • "Mini Medical School: Rheumatoid Arthritis, A Joint Problem!" (2020)
  • "Team Based Learning: Tips Tricks & Hydbrids" Medical Education and Educational Research Institute Annual Conference (2020)
  • "The Not So Giant Cell Arteritis: An Overview and Update on Management" Internal Medicine Grand Rounds, University at Buffalo (2019)
  • "Education of Rheumatology Faculty: Evaluation of an Interactive Team Based Approach versus Traditional Didactic Teaching" American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, American College of Rheumatology (2019)
  • "Time to Bridge the Gap in Rheumatology Education: Interactive Team Based Learning Is Most Eff ective in Increasing Internal Medicine Residents’ Knowledge" American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, American College of Rheumatology (2019)
  • "The Development of a Team Based Learning Module: A Unique Educational Experience for the M4 Teacher and the M3 Learner" American Association of Medical Colleges: Central Group on Educational Affairs Spring Meeting, AAMC (2019)
  • "Back to Bedside Teaching: Completion of a Rheumatology Rotation Significantly Increases Internal Medicine Residents’ Competency and Comfort with Comprehensive Knee Examinations" American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting (2018)
  • "Effectiveness of Elective Completion in Enhancing Board Preparedness and Comfort with Diagnosing and Treating Rheumatologic Conditions in a Cohort of Internal Medicine Residents at an Academic Medical Center." American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting (2018)
  • "Patient Preferences Regarding Route of Biologic Administration in an Inflammatory Arthritis Cohort." American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting (2015)

Service Activities:

  • Lupus Alliance of Western New York; Board Member (2020–present)
  • Honor Flight Buffalo; Volunteer (2019–present)

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Contact Information

Erie County Medical Center/DK Miller Building
C-215
462 Grider Street, NY 14215
Phone: 716.898.3152
Fax: 716.898.3152
avk6@buffalo.edu

Looking for a doctor? This faculty member is affiliated with UBMD, the group comprised of practicing physicians who are also professors in the UB Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.

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