Education

Medical School University of Illinois - Chicago Medical Center (1977)
Internship University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers (1978), Medicine
Residency University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers (1979), Medicine
Residency Baylor College of Medicine (1980), Medicine
Fellowship U.S. Public Health Service Hospital (1981), Nehprology
Fellowship UT Southwestern Medical Center (1983), Nehprology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Acute Renal Failure
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Electrolyte Abnormalities & Disorders
  • General Nephrology
  • Glomerular Disease
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Disease
  • Renovascular (Secondary) Hypertension Management

Research Interest

  • Cardiovascular Morbidity and Mortality in Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Diabetic Nephropathy Pathogenesis and Treatment
  • Hemodialysis Techniques and Management
  • Hypertension in Chronic Kidney Disease

Publications

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Honors & Awards

  • Fellow, High Blood Pressure Council
    American Heart Association (1995)
  • Outstanding Teacher Award
    Medical Student Class, 1992-97 (1992)
  • Outstanding Teacher Award
    Housestaff of UT Southwestern (1987)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
    Medical Honor Society (1977)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Heart Association
  • American Society of Hypertension
  • American Society of Nephrology
  • National Kidney Foundation
  • Renal Physicians Association