Department of Medical Toxicology

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A. Min Kang, MD, MPhil, FAAP, FASAM

Assistant Professor of Child Health and Medicine
Chief, Section of Precision and Genomic Medicine (Department of Medical Toxicology), Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix
Chief, Section of Toxicology (Department of Medicine), Phoenix Children's Hospital
Associate Medical Director, Banner Poison and Drug Information Center

Board Certifications Internal Medicine
Medical Toxicology
Addiction Medicine
Fellowship University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix
Residency Baylor College of Medicine

Recent Publications

Peer-Reviewed Research Articles

  1. Curry SC, Padilla-Jones A, Ruha AM, O'Connor AD, Kang AM, Wilkins DG, Jaeschke H, Wilhelms K, Gerkin RD, Acetaminophen Adduct Study Group. The Relationship Between Circulating Acetaminophen-Protein Adduct Concentrations and Alanine Aminotransferase Activities in Patients With and Without Acetaminophen Overdose and Toxicity. J Med Toxicol. 2019 Apr 12. doi: 10.1007/s13181-019-00705-2. [Epub ahead of print]
  2. Bennett BK, Boesen KJ, Welch SA, Kang AM. Study of factors contributing to scorpion envenomation in Arizona. J Med Toxicol. 2018; [Epub ahead of print]. Doi: 10.1007/s13181-018-0690-4.
  3. Kang AM. Substances involved in suicidal poisonings in the United States. Suicide Life Threat Behav. 2018; [Epub ahead of print]. Doi: 10.1111/sltb.12525.
  4. Kang AM and Brooks DE. Geographic distribution of scorpion exposures in the United States, 2010-2015. Am J Public Health. 2017; 107(12):1958-63. Doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2017.304094.
  5. Kang AM and Brooks DE. Nationwide scorpion exposures reported to US poison control centers from 2005 to 2015. J Med Toxicol. 2017; 13(2):158-65. Doi: 10.1007/s13181-016-0594-0.
  6. Kang AM and Brooks DE. US poison control center calls for infants 6 months of age and younger. Pediatrics. 2016; 137(2): e20151865. Doi: 10.1542/peds.2015-1865.

Book Chapters

  1. Kang AM. Salicylate Ingestion. In: Dye LR, Murphy C, Calello DP, Levine M, Skolnik A, eds. Case Studies in Medical Toxicology: Springer; 2018:25-34.
  2. Curry SC and Kang AM. Hematologic Syndromes: Hemolysis, Methemoglobinemia, and Sulfhemoglobinemia. In: Brent J, Burkhart K, Dargan P, et al, eds. Critical Care Toxicology, 2nd ed. Cham, Springer International Publishing; 2017. Doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-20790-2_9-2.