Contact Information:
University of Washington
Division of Nephrology
Box 356521
1959 NE Pacific St.
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: (206) 598-4615
Fax:  (206) 598-2105

Education and Training:
Nephrology Fellowship, (2005-08)
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Little Rock, AR

Geriatric Fellowship
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Little Rock, AR

Medicine Residency
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Little Rock, AR

Medical School (1990-96)
King Edward Medical College
Lahore, Pakistan

Site of Practice:
University of Washington Medical Center


Ahmad Bilal Malik, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology
Director, General Nephrology Clinical Service (UWMC)
Director, Nephrology Fellowship Training Program

Clinical Interests

  • Geriatric Nephrology
  • Renal Failure in Advanced Liver Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension

Research Interests

  • Diabetic Nephropathy
  • Progression of Chronic Kidney Disease in the Elderly


  • Novel therapy to slow progression of diabetic nephropathy using the oral iron chelator deferiprone in the db/db mouse model
  • Role of deferiprone in slowing the progression of diabetic nephropathy in the ZSF-1 rat.
  • Risk factors for CKD and rate of decline in GFR in elderly population.


Nominee, Residency Educator Award, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), 2012
"Faculty of the Year" for Excellence in Teaching, Division of Nephrology, UAMS, 2009-10
Top votes, 'Best Doctors 2010' in Nephrology, Arkansas State, Arkansas Times, 2010

National Responsibilities

Relevance Reviewer, ABIM Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program (MKSAP): Beta version, Nephrology Self-evaluation Module for the Maintenance of Certification Program [ABIM (MOC)], 2013 Update
Releveance Reviewer, Geriatric Medicine CAQ Examiniaton, ABIM, 2003-05
Relevance Reviewer, CME program for physicians, Arkansas Geriatrics Education Center at UAMS (The AR-GEMS Program), 2004
Ad hoc manuscript reviewer, Kidney International, American Journal of Kidney Diseases

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