Jonathan Kirsch, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine

Jonathan Kirsch

Contact Info

Mailing Address:
Division of General Internal Medicine
Department of Medicine
420 Delaware Street SE
MMC 741
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Carol Kampa

Administrative Phone
612-624-1191

Administrative Email
kampa003@umn.edu

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine


Internist
Pediatrician


Medical School, University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview, Minneapolis, MN

Resideny, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN

Summary

Dr. Jonathan Kirsch is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Minnesota. He is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Medical School and completed his residency training at Hennepin County Medical Center in Internal Medicine. His clinical interest is the inpatient care of adults, along with a focus on medical education. He has worked in Hospital Medicine in Ithaca, NY and at the University of North Carolina where he was Associate Director of the Hospital Medicine Program. He has also worked in Farmworker Health in New York and North Carolina. He is a Core Faculty of the Global Health Pathway here at the University of Minnesota.

Professional Associations

  • Core Faculty, UMN Global Health Pathway
  • Society of Hospital Medicine
  • Fellow of Hospital Medicine
  • Society of General Internal Medicine
  • Doctors for Global Health

Research

Publications

  • Liles EA, Kirsch JD, Gilchrist M, Adem M. (04/2014) Hospitalist Management of Vaso-Occlusive Pain Crisis in Patients With Sickle Cell Disease Using a Pathway of Care. Hospital Practice. Vol. 42 No. 2
  • Stephens E, Liles A, Dancel R, Gilchrist M, Kirsch, J, DeWalt, D. Who Needs Inpatient Detox? Development and Implementation of a Hospitalist Protocol for the Evaluation of Patients for Alcohol Detoxification. J Gen Intern Med. 2014
  • Gilchrist M, Kirsch J. Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Chapter in Clinical Decision Support. 2013 (www.clinicaldecisionsupport.com)
  • Liles A, Kirsch J. Evaluation of Chest Pain. Chapter in Clinical Decision Support. 2013 (www.clinicaldecisionsupport.com)
  • Kirsch, JD, Arana Cedeño, M. (1999) Informed consent for family planning for poor women in Chiapas, Mexico The Lancet 354:9176.

Recent Abstracts

  • Liles EA, Kirsch JD, Ossman P, Brubaker, B. “Feedback on Bouncebacks”. SGIM Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA. 2014.
  • Reynolds M, Kirsch JD, Brubaker B, French J, Liles EA. “Why do patients really get re-admitted? Comparing the Discharging Physician and Patient’s Perceived Reasons for Hospital Readmission.” SGIM Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA. 2014.
  • Caldwell M and Kirsch JD. “It's not time yet to hang up your HAT”. SGIM Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA. 2014.
  • Hodge B, Calleson D, Kirsch, J. Developing a Taxonomy for Describing Global Health Education Programs in Graduate Medical Education. Consortium of Universities for Global Health Conference Washington DC 2013
  • Hodge B, Carlough M, Kirsch, J. Describing a knowledge gap between what incoming resident physicians currently know and want to know about global health at the University of North Carolina. Consortium of Universities for Global Health Conference Washington DC 2013

Clinical

Clinics

University of Minnesota Medical Center

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine

Clinical Interests

Hospital Medicine; Global Health; Quality Improvement; Farmworker/Latino health; Documentation and coding; Resident mentorship in scholarship