Michael Ryan MD

Contact Information:
Harborview Medical Center
Division of Nephrology
Box 359606
325 Ninth Ave
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: (206) 543-3792
Fax:  (206) 685-8661
mjryan@u.washington.edu

Education and Training:
Nephrology Fellowship
(1991-93)
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Chief Medical Resident
(1989-90)
Providence Medical Center
Seattle, WA

Medicine Residency
(1987-89)
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Medical School
(1982-86)
University of Michigan Medical Center
Ann Arbor, MI

Site of Practice:
Harborview Medical Center

 

michael ryan, md

Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology
Associate Dean for Curriculum, UW School of Medicine

Clinical Interests

  • Acute renal failure
  • Metabolic changes in ICU patients

Research Interests

  • Vascular structure and function in arteriovenous fistula maturation
  • Hemofiltration after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest

Selected Publications:

Ryan MJ. Elevations in serum creatinine with RAAS blockade: Why isn't it a sign of kidney injury? Current Opinions in Nephrology Hypertensions. 2008 Sep:17(5):443-9.

Ryan MJ. Acute Renal Failure. Schmarschmidt B, ed. Pocket Medicine/Internal Medicine. Philadelphia: PocketMedicine.com, Inc., 2007.

Mazhar AR, Johnson RJ, Gillen D, Stivelman JC, Ryan MJ, Davis CL, Stehman-Breen CO. Risk factors and mortality associated with calciphylaxis in end-stage renal disease. Kidney Int 60:324-332, 2001.

Zivin JR, Gooley T, Zager RA, Ryan MJ. Hypocalcemia: a pervasive metabolic abnormality in the cirtically ill. Am J Kidney Dis 37:689-698, 2001.

Ryan MJ, Johnson G, Kirk J, Fuerstenberg SM, Zager RA, Torok-Storb B. HK-2: an immortalized proximal tubule epithelial cell line from adult human kidney. Kidney Int 45:48-57, 1994.

Awards

  • Seattle's Top Doctors, Seattle Metropolitan Magazine, 2006
  • Teacher Superior in Perpetuity, UW School of Medicine, 2006
  • Distinguished Teaching Award, Basic Sciences, UW School of Medicine, 2005, 2006
  • Nominee for 2005 Marvin Turck Award (excellence in teaching and patient care), 2005, 2006
  • Elected to Alpha Omega Honor Medical Society, 2004
  • Harborview CARES Award for Service Excellence, 2nd quarter, 2004
  • Commencement Speaker for the UW School of Medicine Graduating Class of 2004
  • Distinguished Teaching Award, Basic Sciences, UW School of Medicine, 2003, 2004
  • Golden Apple Teaching Award, Fall 2003 Quarter
  • Agaard Outstanding Teacher Award, UW School of Medicine, 2002
  • Teacher of the Year Award, Providence Hospital, Seattle, WA, 1995

National Responsibilities

  • Host/Presenter, Mini Medical School, UW TV (national broadcast), 2007

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