Contact Information:
University of Washington
Division of Nephrology
Box 356174
1959 NE Pacific Street
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: (206) 598-6079
Fax:  (206) 598-2105
nkieran@uw.edu

Education and Training:

Transplant Fellowship
(2007-08)
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Nephrology Fellowship
(1999-2007)
Irish Nephrology Specialist in Training
Royal College of Physicians of Ireland
Dublin, Ireland

PhD Medicine
(2001-04)
University College Dublin
Dublin, Ireland

Medicine Residency
(1996-99)
Mater Misericordiae University Hospital
Dublin, Ireland

Medical School MB, BCh, BAO
(1989-95)
University College Dublin
Dublin, Ireland

Site of Practice:
University of Washington Medical Center

 

NIAMH KIERAN, md PHd

Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Nephrology

Clinical Interests

  • Long term post transplant follow-up
  • Living donor transplant

Research Interests

  • Antibody-mediated rejection
  • Donor derived DNA as a marker of renal injury

Current Research

  • Evaluating urine genomic donor DNA as a marker of transplant kidney injury

Publications

PubMed provides a list of Dr. Kieran's research publications

Awards

  • Nephrology Young Investigators Forum: First Place Clinical Science Research, San Diego, CA, Jan 2009
  • JMS Doctor Awards: Winner in Nephrology Section, November 2004

National Responsibilities

  • Member, American Society of Nephrology

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