Medical School
University of California, Los Angeles (1978)
Yale-New Haven Hospital (1981), Pediatrics
University of California at San Francisco (1982), Pediatric Nephrology
University of California at San Francisco (1984), Pediatric Nephrology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Research Interest

    • Epithelial Transport
    • Renal development
    • Tubular disorders


    Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

    Neonatal nephrology.
    Baum M Curr. Opin. Pediatr. 2016 Apr 28 2 170-2
    Role of renal sympathetic nerve activity in prenatal programming of hypertension.
    Baum M Pediatr. Nephrol. 2016 Mar
    Luminal angiotensin II stimulates rat medullary thick ascending limb chloride transport in the presence of basolateral norepinephrine.
    Baum M Am. J. Physiol. Renal Physiol. 2016 Feb 310 4 F294-9
    Two Inwardly Rectifying Potassium Channels, Irk1 and Irk2, Play Redundant Roles in Drosophila Renal Tubule Function.
    Wu Y, Baum M, Huang CL, Rodan AR Am. J. Physiol. Regul. Integr. Comp. Physiol. 2015 Jul ajpregu.00148.2015
    Overview of polycystic kidney disease in children.
    Baum M Curr. Opin. Pediatr. 2015 Apr 27 2 184-5
    mTORC2 regulates renal tubule sodium uptake by promoting ENaC activity.
    Gleason CE, Frindt G, Cheng CJ, Ng M, Kidwai A, Rashmi P, Lang F, Baum M, Palmer LG, Pearce D J. Clin. Invest. 2015 Jan 125 1 117-28
    Transient Exposure of Enalapril Normalizes Prenatal Programming of Hypertension and Urinary Angiotensinogen Excretion.
    Mansuri A, Elmaghrabi A, Legan SK, Gattineni J, Baum M PLoS ONE 2015 10 12 e0146183
    Effect of Prenatal Programming and Postnatal Rearing on Glomerular Filtration Rate in Adult Rats.
    Lozano G, Elmaghrabi A, Salley J, Siddique K, Gattineni J, Baum M Am. J. Physiol. Renal Physiol. 2014 Dec ajprenal.00593.2014
    STE20/SPS1-related Proline/alanine-rich Kinase (SPAK) is Critical for Sodium Reabsorption in Isolated Perfused Thick Ascending Limb.
    Cheng CJ, Yoon J, Baum M, Huang CL Am. J. Physiol. Renal Physiol. 2014 Dec ajprenal.00493.2013
    Renal NHE Expression and Activity in Neonatal NHE3 and NHE8 Null Mice.
    Pirojsakul K, Gattineni J, Dwarakanath V, Baum M Am. J. Physiol. Renal Physiol. 2014 Nov ajprenal.00492.2014


    Featured Books Legend Featured Books

    Honors & Awards

    • Best Pediatric Specialists in Dallas, D Magazine
    • Texas Super Doctors, Texas Monthly Magazine
    • Renal Physiology Star Reviewer Award, The American Journal of Physiology
    • Best Doctors In America
    • National Institutes of Health Study Section Member

    Professional Associations/Affiliations

    • Alpha Omega Alpha
    • American Academy of Pediatrics
    • American Society for Clinical Investigation
    • American Society of Pediatric Nephrology
    • Association of American Physicians
    • International Pediatric Nephrology Association
    • Phi Beta Kappa
    • Society for Pediatric Research