Editorial Team

​Editor-in-Chief

Michael Allon, MD

University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL, UNITED STATE

Profile:
Michael Allon, MD is a Professor of Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, where he serves as the Associate Director for Clinical Affairs and the Medical Director of Dialysis Operations in the Division of Nephrology. Dr. Allon has a longstanding clinical research interest in dialysis, and particularly vascular access for hemodialysis. He was the principal investigator for several clinical dialysis trials sponsored by NIH, including HEMO, DAC, and HFM. He has published over 140 peer-reviewed manuscripts on various aspects of vascular access. He has also been an invited speaker at numerous nephrology meetings on various topics related to vascular access.


Deputy Editors

Luis Juncos, MD, FASN

Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System
Little Rock, AR, UNITED STATES

Profile:
Professor of Medicine in the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and the Director of Nephrology at the Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System.

Mark Perazella, MD, FASN

Yale School of Medicine
Cheshire, CT, UNITED STATES

Profile:
Professor of Medicine in the Department of Medicine Section of Nephrology at Yale University School of Medicine, serving as the Director of the Acute Dialysis Program at Yale-New Haven Hospital, and Medical Director for the Yale Physician Associate Program and Yale On-line Physician Assistant Program.


Associate Editors

Nisha Bansal, MD, FASN
University of Washington
Seattle, WA, UNITED STATES

Kerri Cavanaugh, MD, MPH
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN, UNITED STATES

Arlene Chapman, MD
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL, UNITED STATES

Steven Coca, DO, MS
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY, UNITED STATES

Steven Crowley, MD
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC, UNITED STATES

Arjang Djamali, MD, MS, FASN
Maine Medical Center
Portland, ME, UNITED STATES

Jennifer Flythe, MD, FASN, MPH
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC, UNITED STATES

Reiko Inagi, PhD
The University of Tokyo Graduate School of Medicine
Bunkyo-ku, JAPAN

Shuta Ishibe, MD
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, CT, UNITED STATES

Timmy Lee, MD, MPH, FASN
Univ of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL, UNITED STATES

Samir Parikh, MD, FASN
UT Southwestern
Dallas, TX, UNITED STATES

Michael Romero, PhD
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine & Science
Rochester, MN, UNITED STATES

Prabhleen Singh, MD, MPH
UC San Diego & VA San Diego Healthcare System
San Diego, CA, UNITED STATES


Special Editors

Visual Abstract Editors

Eric Au, MBBS, FASN, MPH
Concord, AUSTRALIA

Pablo Garcia, MD
Stanford University
Palo Alto, CA, UNITED STATES

Edgar Lerma, MD, FASN
Associates in Nephrology, SC
Riverside, IL, UNITED STATES

Priti Meena, MD, MBBS, DNB, FASN
Bhubaneswar, INDIA

Dhwanil Patel, MD
Atlantic Health
San Mateo, CA, UNITED STATES

 

Omar Enrique Taco Sanchez, MD, MSc
Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol
Barcelona, SPAIN

Dominique Tomacruz-Amante, MD
Capitol Medical Center
Manila, PHILIPPINES

Joel Topf, MD
St. Clair Nephrology
Roseville, MI, UNITED STATES

Verner Venegas, MD
IMSS
México City, MEXICO

Statistical Editors

Heather Thiessen Philbrook
Johns Hopkins University
Newton, MA, UNITED STATES

Rebecca Scherzer, PhD, UCSF
University of California San Francisco
Sausalito, CA, UNITED STATES

Patient Voice Ambassador

Patrick Gee, PhD
iAdvocate, Inc.
North Chesterfield, VA, UNITED STATES


Editorial Board

Shweta Bansal, MD, MBBS, FASN
University of Texas Health at San Antonio
Seattle, WA, UNITED STATES

Michael Hall, MD, MS
University Of Mississippi Medical Center
Durham, NC, UNITED STATES

Gentzon Hall, MD, PhD
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC, UNITED STATES

Dwomoa Adu, MD
University of Ghana
Accra, GHANA

Ziyad Al-Aly, MD, FASN, VA
Saint Louis Health Care System
St. Louis, MO, UNITED STATES

Charles Alpers, MD
University of Washington Medical Center
Seattle, WA, UNITED STATES

Lois Arend, MD, PhD
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, MD, UNITED STATES

Fatiu Arogundade, MD
Obafemi Awolowo University / Teaching Hospitals Complex
Ile-Ife, NIGERIA

Gloria Ashuntantang
University of Yaounde
Yaounde, CAMEROON

Linda Awdishu, PharmD, FASN, UCSD
Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
San Diego, CA, UNITED STATES

Fahad Aziz, MD, FASN
University of Wisconsin
Madison, WI, UNITED STATES

Claude Bassil, MD, FASN
University of South Florida
Tampa, FL, UNITED STATES

Gautam Bhave, MD, PhD
Nashville, TN, UNITED STATES

Ursula Brewster, MD
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, CT, UNITED STATES

Kirk Campbell, MD, FASN
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY, UNITED STATES

Michael Caplan, MD, PhD
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, CT, UNITED STATES

Lili Chan MD, MS
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Toronto, CANADA

Tara Chang, MD, MS, FASN
Palo Alto, CA, UNITED STATES

Felicia Eke
University of Port harcourt Teaching Hospital, Port Harcourt
Port harcourt, NIGERIA

Samir El-Dahr, MD
Tulane University School of Medicine
New Orleans, LA, UNITED STATES

Alessia Fornoni, MD, PhD, FASN
University of Miami
Miami, FL, UNITED STATES

Ron Gansevoort, MD, PhD, FASN
University Medical Center Groningen
Groningen, NETHERLANDS

Neetika Garg, MD
University of Wisconsin-Madison
London, CANADA

Michael Garrett, PhD
University of Mississippi Medical Center
Jackson, MS, UNITED STATES

Jeffrey Garvin, PhD
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH, UNITED STATES

Leslie Gewin, MD
Washington University in St. Louis
St. Louis, MO, UNITED STATES

Richard Glassock, MD, FASN
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Laguna Niguel, CA, UNITED STATES

Nimrit Goraya, MD, FASN
Baylor Scott and White Health, Temple, TX

John Imig, PhD, FASN
Cedar Park, TX, UNITED STATES

Michelle Gumz, PhD
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL, UNITED STATES

Susan Gurley, MD, PhD
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland, OR, UNITED STATES

Samy Habib, PhD, UTHSCSA
San Antonio, TX, UNITED STATES

Kenneth Hallows, MD, PhD, FASN
Keck School of Medicine of USC
Los Angeles, CA, UNITED STATES

Yosef Haviv, MD
Ben Gurion University/Soroka University Medical Center
Beer Sheva, ISRAEL

Leal Herlitz, MD
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH, UNITED STATES

Katharina Hopp, PhD
University of Colorado Denver, AMC
Aurora, CO, UNITED STATES

Chou-Long Huang, MD, PhD
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Iowa City, IA, UNITED STATES

Michael Hultström, MD, PhD
Uppsala University
Uppsala, SWEDEN

John Imig, PhD, FASN
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI, UNITED STATES

Kazunori Inoue, MD, PhD
Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine
Suita, JAPAN

Suttira Intapad, PhD
Tulane University
New Orleans, LA, UNITED STATES

Edgar Jaimes, MD
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY, UNITED STATES

Emily Joachim, MD
Saint Francis, WI, UNITED STATES

Jaya Kala, MD, FASN
Ut Houston Medical Center
Houston, TX, UNITED STATES

Lewis Kaufman, MD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY, UNITED STATES

Donald Kohan, MD, PhD, FASN
University of Utah Health Sciences Center
Salt Lake City, UT, UNITED STATES

Jay Koyner, MD
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL, UNITED STATES

Holly Kramer, MD, MPH
Loyola University Medical Center
Maywood, IL, UNITED STATES

Namrata Krishnan, MBBS, MD
Yale School of Medicine/ VAMC
Cromwell, CT, UNITED STATES

Sanjeev Kumar, MBBS, MD, PhD
Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA, UNITED STATES

James Lash, MD, FASN
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL, UNITED STATES

Lilach Lerman, MD, PhD, FASN
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Rochester, MN, UNITED STATES

Andreas Linkermann, MD, FASN
University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden
Dresden, GERMANY

Ruisheng Liu, MD, PhD, FASN
University of South Florida College of Medicine
San Francisco, CA, UNITED STATES

Valerie Luyckx, MD, MS, PhD
Renal Division, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA; Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, University of Cape Town
Erlenbach, SWITZERLAND

Magdalena Madero, MD
Instituto Nacional de Cardiologia
Mexico, MEXICO

Ethan Marin, MD, PhD
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
Woodbridge, CT, UNITED STATES

Laura Maursetter, DO, FASN
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health
Madison, WI, UNITED STATES

Mara McAdams-DeMarco, PhD
Johns Hopkins
Baltimore, MD, UNITED STATES

James McCormick, PhD
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, OR, UNITED STATES

Alicia McDonough, PhD
Keck School of Medicine of USC
Los Angeles, CA, UNITED STATES

Michele Mokrzycki, MD, MS, FASN
Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
New York, NY, UNITED STATES

Dennis Moledina, MD, PhD, FASN
Yale School of Medicine
New Haven, CT, UNITED STATES

Maarten Naesens, MD, PhD
University Hospitals Leuven
Leuven, BELGIUM

Javier Neyra, MD, MS, FASN
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Homewood, AL, UNITED STATES

Abdou Niang, MD
Dalal Jamm Hospital
Dakar, SENEGAL

Matthew Oliver, MD, MS
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center
Toronto, CANADA

Sandesh Parajuli, MBBS
UW Health
Madison, WI, UNITED STATES

Meyeon Park, MD, FASN
University of California San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, UNITED STATES

Mark Parker, PhD
State University of New York at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY, UNITED STATES

Nuria Pastor-Soler, MD, PhD, FASN
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA, UNITED STATES

Rachel Patzer, PhD, MPH
Emory University
Atlanta, GA, UNITED STATES

Ronald Pisoni, PhD
Arbor Research Collaborative for Health
Ann Arbor, MI, UNITED STATES

Jennifer Pluznick, PhD
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD, UNITED STATES

Kevan Polkinghorne, MBChB, PhD
Monash Medical Centre and Monash University
Melbourne, AUSTRALIA

Didier Portilla, MD
Rockville, MD, UNITED STATES

Kalani Raphael, MD, MS, FASN
Oregon Health & Science University; VA Portland Health Care System
Portland, OR, UNITED STATES

Kevin Regner, MD, MS, FASN
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI, UNITED STATES

Michelle Rheault, MD
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN, UNITED STATES

Aylin Rodan, MD, PhD, FASN
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT, UNITED STATES

Roger Rodby, MD, FASN
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, IL, UNITED STATES

Mariano Rodriguez, MD, PhD
Hospital Universitario Reina Sofia
Cordoba, SPAIN

Mitchell Rosner, MD, FASN
University of Virginia School of Medicine
Charlottesville, VA, UNITED STATES

Michael Ross, MD, FASN
Albert Einstein College of Medicine/ Montefiore Medical Center
Bronx, NY, UNITED STATES

Joris Rotmans, MD, PhD
LUMC
Leiden, NETHERLANDS

Subodh Saggi, MD, MPH
SUNY Downstate Medical Center
New York, NY, UNITED STATES
 
Deirdre Sawinski, MD
New York, NY, UNITED STATES

Jeffrey Schelling, MD
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH, UNITED STATES

TariqShafi, MBBS, MS, FASN
University of Mississippi Medical Center
Jackson, MS, UNITED STATES

Silvi Shah
University of Cincinnati Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH, UNITED STATES

Blythe Shepard, PhD
Georgetown University
Washington, DC, UNITED STATES

Yan-Ting Shiu, PhD, FASN
Salt Lake City, UT, UNITED STATES

Karina Soto, MD, PhD
Hospital Fernando Fonseca EPE and CEDOC Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Lisbon, PORTUGAL

Matthew Sparks, MD, FASN
Duke University and Durham VA Medical Centers
Durham, NC, UNITED STATES

Austin Stack, MBChB, MD, MS
University Hospital Limerick
Limerick, IRELAND

Alexander Staruschenko, PhD, FASN
University of South Florida
Tampa, FL, UNITED STATES

David Stec, PhD
University of Mississippi Medical Center
Jackson, MS, UNITED STATES

Johannes Stegbauer, MD
Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf
Düsseldorf, GERMANY

Isaac Stillman, MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA, UNITED STATES

Joshua Thurman, MD
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Aurora, CO, UNITED STATES

Delphine Tuot, MD
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, UNITED STATES

Ebele Umeukeje, MD, MPH, FASN
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN, UNITED STATES

Mark Unruh, MD, MS
University of New Mexico
Los Ranchos, NM, UNITED STATES

Tushar Vachharajani, MD, FASN
Glickman Urological & Nephrology Institute
Cleveland, OH, UNITED STATES

Miguel Vazquez, MD, FASN
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX, UNITED STATES

Roberto Vazquez-Padron, PhD
University of Miami
Miami, FL, UNITED STATES

Juan Carlos Velez, MD, FASN
Ochsner Health
New Orleans, LA, UNITED STATES

Carsten Wagner, DrMed, MD
University of Zurich
Zurich, SWITZERLAND

Ron Wald, MD, MPH
St. Michael's Hospital
Toronto, CANADA

Ulrich Wenzel, MD
Hamburg, GERMANY

Motoko Yanagita, MD, PhD
Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine
Kyoto, JAPAN

Roy Zent, MD, PhD
Vanderbilt Medical Center
Nashville, TN, UNITED STATES


Executive Editor

Shari Leventhal

Washington, DC, UNITED STATES

Managing Editor

Virginia Ramsey

Austin, TX, UNITED STATES

Editorial Associate

Kimberly Stuart

Washington, DC, UNITED STATES