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James Knight, MD, FHM

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320 W 10th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210

Phone: (614) 293-7499

Email: knight.228@osu.edu


Current OSU Appointments

Assistant Professor-Clinical, Hospital Medicine

Physician, FGP-Hospital Medicine



2007 - 2010 Ohio State Medical License: The Ohio State University


2001 B.A., Hiram College

2005 M.D., Mayo Clinic



present Summa Cum Laude.
present Lucy B Gooding Scholarship.
present Phi Beta Kappa.
- 1998 CRC Freshman Chemistry Achievement Award.
- 2000 Smey Award in Biology (yearly departmental award).
- 2008 Nominated, Gold Award for Humanism and Excellence in Teaching.
1997 - 2001 Wakefield Scholarship (Full tuition academic scholarship).
1997 - 2001 Dean's List.
1998 - 2001 Alpha Society (Hiram's highest honor society.

Journal Articles

Wagner KR, Dean C, Beiler S, Knight J, Packard BA, Hall CL, de Courten-Myers GM. "Rapid activation of pro-inflammatory signaling cascades in perihematomal brain regions in a porcine white matter intracerebral hemorrhave model." J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. (January 2003.): 23 (Suppl 1):277-.

Wagner KR, Beiler S, Dean C, Hall CL, Knight J, Packard BA, Smulian AG, Linke MJ, de Courtenmyers GM. "NFkB activation and proinflammatory cytokine gene upregulation in white matter following porcine intracerebral hemorrhage." Pharmacology of Cerebral Ischemia. (January 2004.): 185-194.


Reference Works

January 2001 Wagner, Kenneth R, Knight, James, Packard, Bejamin A, M de Courten-Myers, Gabrielle, Smulian, Alan G, Broderick, Joseph P."Rapid Nuclear Factor Kappa B Activation and Cytokine and Heme Oxygenase-1 Gene Expression in Edematous White Matter After Porcine Intracerebral Hemorrhage" . : 32:327


"Irritable bowel syndrome is associated with a family history of mental illness and alcohol or substance abuse." Presented at American College of Gastroenterology Annual Scientific Meeting, . (October 2004)

"Irritable bowel syndrome is associated with a family history of mental illness and alcohol or substance abuse." Presented at A nested case-control study, . (January 2010)

"Acute Bronchitis in Adults and Children." Presented at OSU CCME, . (May 2010)


Professional Activities

2002 - 2003 Individual mentor for a first-year medical student. Medsib-Mayco Clinic College of Medicine.
2003 Science Fair Judge. Minneapolis/St. Paul Regional Science Fair.
2003 - 2004 Worked with faculty representative to mentor a group of four first-year medical students. Mayo Clinic College of Medicine.
2001 - 2005 The organization places academically gifted inner city high school students into alternate high schools nationwide where they live with other scholars and have an opportunity to excel preparation for college. Rochester Better Chance (RBC).
2001 - 2005 Medical Student a Capella Group. Bass-Post-Op Notes.