Areas of Research

Areas of Interest

Acute Kidney Injury
Benjamin Freedman, PhD
Jonathan Himmefarb, MD
Neal Paragas, PhD

Biomarker Discovery/Validation
Kidney Research Institute Investigators

Cardiovascular Disease
Charles Alpers, MD
Nisha Bansal, MD, MAS
Ian de Boer, MD, MS
Ronit Katz, PhD
Bryan Kestenbaum, MD, MS
Jonathan Himmelfarb, MD
Cassianne Robinson-Cohen, PhD
Katherine Tuttle, MD

Developmental Biology/Stem Cells
Benjamin Freedman, PhD
Akio Kobayashi, PhD

Diabetic Kidney Disease
Maryam Afkarian, MD
Charles Alpers, MD
Ian de Boer, MD, MS
Jonathan Himmelfarb, MD
Ronit Katz, PhD
Neal Paragas, PhD
Stuart Shankland, MD, MBA
Katherine Tuttle, MD
Bessie Young, MD, MPH

Dialysis/End Stage Renal Disease/Access
Suhail Ahmad, MD
Jonathan Himmelfarb, MD
Bryan Kestenbaum, MD, MS
Raj Mehrotra, MD
Ann O'Hare, MD
John Stivelman, MD
Bessie Young, MD, MS

Genetics
Ian De Boer, MD, MS
Bryan Kestenbaum, MD, MS
Cassianne Robinson-Cohen, PhD

Geriatrics
Ann O'Hare, MD
Bessie Young, MD, MPH

Glomerular Disease
Charles Alpers, MD
Benjamin Freedman, PhD
Jonathan Himmelfarb, MD
Ashley Jefferson, MD, FRCP
Peter Nelson, MD
Stuart Shankland, MD, MBA
Katherine Tuttle, MD

Hypertension
Suhail Ahmad, MD
Nisha Bansal, MD, MAS
Katherine Tuttle, MD

Metabolic Complications and Mineral Metabolism
Nisha Bansal, MD, MAS
Ian de Boer, MD, MS
Bryan Kestenbaum, MD, MS
Cassianne Robinson-Cohen, PhD
Bob Roshanravan, MD, MS

Novel Dialysis Devices
Jonathan Himmelfarb, MD

Pharmacology
Jonathan Himmelfarb, MD
Edward Kelly, PhD
Bryan Kestenbaum, MD, MS
Catherine Yeung, PhD

Polycystic Kidney Disease
Benjamin Freedman, PhD

Racial Disparities
Yoshio Hall, MD
Cassianne Robinson-Cohen, PhD
Rudy Rodriguez, MD
Bessie Young, MD, MPH

Toxicology
Edward Kelly, PhD
Ying Zheng, PhD

Transplant
Chris Blosser, MD
Nicolae Leca, MD