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Kristi J. Smock, M.D.

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  • English

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Bio

Dr. Smock is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pathology at the University of Utah. She completed her residency and fellowship training at the University of Utah and is board certified in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and Hematopathology. She has a particular interest in Coagulation Medicine and is Medical Director of the Hemostasis/Thrombosis Laboratory at ARUP where she enjoys being involved in all aspects of the laboratory. She particularly enjoys making contributions to patient care by consulting on difficult coagulation cases. She has additional clinical service responsibilities in Hematopathology, where she signs out bone marrow cases. Dr. Smock enjoys teaching and serves as the Associate Residency Program Director for the Department of Pathology. As Rotation Director for the resident and fellow rotations in Coagulation Medicine, she is actively involved in resident and fellow training, and she received the Outstanding Teaching Award in Clinical Pathology in 2010 and 2013. Dr. Smock is also involved in teaching medical students at the University of Utah during their Hematology curriculum. She is also the course director for PATH 7020, the medical student rotation in Clinical Pathology and serves on the Undergraduate Medical Education Committee for the Department of Pathology. She has many research interests in Coagulation Medicine including ongoing projects related to elevations of coagulation factors and association with thrombotic risk.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Pathology - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Clinical Pathology
Board Certification American Board of Pathology (Anatomic & Clinical)
American Board of Pathology (Sub: Hematology)

Academic Profile

Research Interests

  • Factor IX
  • Reference intervals for coagulation factors
  • Lupus anticoagulants
  • Factor XI

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Pathology - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Clinical Pathology
Board Certification American Board of Pathology (Anatomic & Clinical)
American Board of Pathology (Sub: Hematology)

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 583-2787 Ext 2154 ARUP
Medical Directors
546 Chipeta Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108

Academic Bio

Dr. Smock is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pathology at the University of Utah and Medical Director of the Hemostasis/Thrombosis Laboratory. She received her MD from the University of Utah and also completed her residency training in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and fellowship training in Hematopathology at the University of Utah. She is board certified in Anatomic and Clinical pathology by the American Board of Pathology, with subspecialty certification in Hematology.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship University of Utah School of Medicine
Hematopathology
Fellow
Residency University of Utah School of Medicine
Pathology
Resident
Professional Medical University of Utah
Medicine
M.D.
Undergraduate Utah State University
Biology
B.S.

Publications

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Journal Article

  1. Heikal NM, Smock K(2013)Laboratory testing for platelet antibodies  American Journal of Hematology, 88(9),818-21
  2. Pandey S, Post SR, Alapat DV, Smock KJ, Post G(2013)Prolonged prothrombin time correlates with serum immunoglobulin levels in patients with plasma cell dyscrasia  International Journal of Laboratory Hematology, 35421-27
  3. Tantravahi SK, Williams LB, Digre KB, Creel DJ, Smock KJ, Deangelis MM, Clayton FC, Vitale AT, Rodgers G(2012)An inherited disorder with splenomegaly, cytopenias, and vision loss.  American Journal of Medical Genetics. Part A, 158A(3),475-81
  4. Shirts BH, Rodgers GM, Smock K(2012)Prothrombin time, activated partial thromboplastin time and dilute Russell's Viper Venom times are not shorter in patients with the prothrombin G20210A mutation, and dilute Russell's Viper Venom time may be longer  Thrombosis Research, 130(3),e134-8
  5. Sangle NA, Rodgers GM, Smock K(2011)Prevalence of heparin in samples submitted for lupus anticoagulant testing.  Laboratory Hematology, 17(1),6-11
  6. Wilcox R, Pendleton RC, Smock KJ, Rodgers G(2011)Hospital-based clinical implications of the novel oral anticoagulant, dabigatran etexilate, in daily practice.  Hospital Practice, 39(3),23-34
  7. Sangle NA, Agarwal AM, Smock KJ, Leavitt MO, Warnke R, Bahler D, Perkins S(2011)Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma with aberrant expression of the T-cell antigens CD2 and CD7  Applied Immunohistochemistry & Molecular Morphology, 19(6),579-83
  8. Smock KJ, Saunders PJ, Rodgers GM, Johari (2011)Laboratory evaluation of clopidogrel responsiveness by platelet function and genetic methods  American Journal of Hematology, 86(12),1032-34
  9. Smock KJ, Crist RA, Hansen SJ, Rodgers GM, Lehman C(2010)Discard tubes are not necessary when drawing samples for specialized coagulation testing.  Blood Coagulation and Fibrinolysis, 21(3),279-82
  10. Penmetsa GK, Rodgers GM, Smock K(2010)Avoiding errors in the laboratory evaluation of potent lupus anticoagulants.  American Journal of Hematology, 85(4),272-4
  11. Smock KJ, Rodgers G(2010)Laboratory evaluation of aspirin responsiveness  American Journal of Hematology, 85(5),358-60
  12. Smock KJ, Rodgers G(2009)Laboratory identification of lupus anticoagulants.  American Journal of Hematology, 84(7),440-442
  13. Crist RA, Gibbs K, Rodgers GM, Smock K(2009)Effects of EDTA on routine and specialized coagulation testing and an easy method to distinguish EDTA-treated from citrated plasma samples.  Laboratory Hematology, 15(4),45-8
  14. Smock KJ, Nelson M, Tripp SR, Sanger WG, Abromowitch M, Cairo MS, Perkins S(2008)Characterization of childhood precursor T-lymphoblastic lymphoma by immunophenotyping and fluorescent in situ hybridization: a report from the Children's Oncology Group.  Pediatric Blood & Cancer, 51(4),489-94
  15. Smock KJ, Perkins SL, Bahler D(2007)Quantitation of plasma cells in bone marrow aspirates by flow cytometric analysis compared with morphologic assessment.  Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, 131(6),951-5
  16. Raetz EA, Perkins SL, Bhojwani D, Smock K, Philip M, Carroll WL, Min D(2006)Gene expression profiling reveals intrinsic differences between T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia and T-cell lymphoblastic lymphoma.  Pediatric Blood & Cancer, 47(2),130-40
  17. Herron MD, Vanderhooft SL, Smock K, Zhou H, Leachman SA, Coffin (2004)Proliferative nodules in congenital melanocytic nevi: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical analysis.  American Journal of Surgical Pathology, 28(8),1017-25

Review

  1. Sangle NA, Smock K(2011)Antiphospholipid antibody syndrome.  Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, 135(9),1092-6

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