Contact Information:
Kidney Research Institute
Division of Nephrology
Box 359606
325 Ninth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: (206) 685-7315
Fax:  (206) 685-9399

Education and Training:
Master of Science
Epidemiology (2010-12)
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Nephrology Fellowship (2002-04)
University of California San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Advanced Training in Clinical Research (2003-04)
Dept. of Epidemiology & Biostatistics
University of California San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Medicine Residency
University of California San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Medical School (1995-99)
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Site of Practice:
VA Puget Sound Health Care System


yoshio hall, MD, MS

Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology

Clinical Interests

  • Hemodialysis
  • IgA nephropathy
  • Hyperuricemia and chronic kidney disease

Research Interests

  • Epidemiology of chronic kidney disease in traditionally underserved populations
  • Health disparities in chronic kidney disease
  • Frequent hemodialysis

Current Research

  • Strategies to enhance management of CKD risk factors in traditionally underserved populations
  • Examining structure, process and outcome of chronic kidney disease in the urban healthcare safety net
  • Impact of frequent hemodialysis on physical health

Learn more about Yoshio Hall's research

Selected Publications:

Pub Med provides a list of Dr. Hall's research publications.


  • NIH/NIDDK K23 Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award
  • Norman S. Coplon Extramural Grant Program
  • American Kidney Fund - Clinical Scientist in Nephrology
  • Alpha Omega Alpha

National Responsibilities

  • Grants Review Committee, American Kidney Fund
  • Outcome Committee, Frequent Hemodialysis Network Trial
  • Abstract Reviewer, American Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting, 2007
  • Relevance Reviewer, American Board of Internal Medicine, Nephrology

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