Dana E. King, M.D. M.S.
Family Medicine Center, 295 Calhoun St., Charleston, SC,
792-8112 / (843) 792-3598(Fax)
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Departmental and administrative
Education / Training:
College: Miami University, Oxford, Ohio
MD: University of Kentucky
MS: Medical University of South Carolina
Residency: University of Maryland
Fellowship: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Spirituality and Medicine (M-4 elective)
Positions in academic / professional groups:
MUSC Admissions Committee
MUSC GCRC Advisory Committee
NAPCRG Program Committee
Editor—International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine
Selected honors / awards:
“Distinguished Paper”, NAPCRG, Banff, Alberta, Canada
Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare;
2001-present, Best Doctors in America
Research / academic / clinical interests:
I nflammation in cardiovascular disease
S pirituality in medicine
Selected or recent publications:
King DE, Egan BM, Mainous AG III, Geesey ME. Elevation of C-reactive
protein in people with prehypertension. J Clin Hypertension 2004;6(10):562-568.
Wells BJ, Mainous AG III, King DE, Gill JM, Carek PJ, Geesey
ME. The combined effect of transferrin saturation and low-density
lipoprotein on mortality. Fam Med 2004;36(5):324-329.
King DE, Taylor M, Mainous AG III. Clinical use of C-reactive
protein for cardiovascular disease. South Med J 2004;97(10): 985-988.
King DE. Publication in the field of spirituality, religion,
and medicine: an uphill battle? South Med J 2004, 97(12):1150-1151.
Mainous AG III, Everett CJ, Liszka# H, King DE, Egan BM. Prehypertension
and cardiovascular mortality in a nationally representative cohort.
Am J Cardiol 2004; 94: 1496-1500.
King DE, Crisp J. Spirituality and healthcare education in family
practice residency programs. Family Medicine 2005;37(6):399-403.
King DE, Mainous AG III, Geesey M, Woolson RF. Dietary magnesium
and C-reactive protein levels. JACN 2005;24(3): 166-171.
Liszka HA, Mainous AG III, King DE, Everett CJ, Egan BM. Prehypertension
and cardiovascular morbidity. Ann Fam Med 2005; 3:294-299.
King DE. Dietary fiber, inflammation, and cardiovascular disease.
Molecular Nutr Food Research 2005; 49(6): 594-600.
King DE, Mainous AG III, Egan BM, Woolson RF, Geesey ME. Fiber
and C-reactive protein in diabetes, hypertension, and obesity.
Diabetes Care 2005; 28(6): 1487-1489.
King DE, Cummings D, Whetstone L. Attendance at religious services
and subsequent mental health in midlife women. IJPM 2005; 35(3):
Cummings DC, King DE, Mainous AG III. Combining serum biomarkers:
the association of CRP, insulin sensitivity, and homocysteine
with cardiovascular disease in the general U.S. population. Europ
J of Cardiovasc Prev and Rehab 2005;13(2):180-185.
Hueston WJ, King DE, Geesey ME. Serum biomarkers for cardiovascular
inflammation in subclinical hypothyroidism. Clin Endocrinology
King DE, Everett CJ, Mainous AG III, Liszka HA. Long-term prognostic
value of resting heart rate in people with prehypertension. Am
J Hypert 2006 in press.
King DE, Egan BM, Mainous AG III, Geesey ME. The effect of extended-release
metoprolol succinate on C-reactive protein levels in persons with
J Clin Hypertens 2006 Apr;8(4):257-260.