Department of Medicine

Division of Renal Medicine

Divisional Faculty and Research Interests

Konstantin Abramov, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
 
MD:  St. George's University School of Medicine
Residency: UMass Memorial Medical Center, Internal Medicine
Fellowship: UMass Memorial Medical Center, Nephrology
Clinical Interests: Chronic kidney disease, end stage renal disease, electrolyte problems, hypertension, anemia management
 
Howard Alfred, M.D. 
Associate Professor of Medicine
 
MD:  SUNY-Downstate Medical School
Residency:  Baltimore City Hospitals
Fellowship:  Peter Bent Brigham Hospital -- Harvard Medical School, nephrology
Clinical interests:  clinical nephrology, dialysis 
 
David M. Clive, M.D. 
Professor of Medicine
MD:   Case Western Reserve University
Residency:  New York University-Bellevue Hospital, internal medicine
Fellowship:  Beth Israel Hospital – Harvard Medical School, nephrology
Clinical Interests:  General nephrology, polycystic kidney disease
Research Interests:  Drug effects on renal function
Educational Interests:  Graduate medical education, end-of-life care
 
Maria (Bernie) DelRosario, M.D. 
Assistant Professor of Medicine
 
MD: Milton S. Hershey Medical School/ Penn State
Residency: Wake Forrest/Bowman Gray/ North Carolina Baptist Hospital
Fellowship:  Tufts-New England Medical Center
Clinical interests:  Renal disease in pregnancy, peritoneal dialysis, hypertension
 
Pang Yen Fan, M.D. 
Fellowship Program Director
Associate Professor of Medicine
 
MD:  Boston University School of Medicine
Residency:  Duke University, internal medicine
Fellowship:  Duke University, nephrology
Clinical Interests:  Transplantation, acute renal failure, end-stage renal disease
Research Interests:  Transplantation, acute renal failure, end-stage renal disease
 
Eric S. Iida, MD 
Assistant Professor of Medicine
MD: Medical College of Pennsylvania
Residency: UMass Memorial Medical Center, Internal medicine
Fellowship: UMass Memorial Medical Center, Nephrology
Clinical Interests: Acute and chronic kidney disease, dialysis,
electrolyte and acid-base disorders and hypertension
 
Glenn Kershaw, M.D. 
Associate Professor of Medicine
 
MD:  Medical College of Wisconsin
Residency:  Boston City Hospital, internal medicine
Fellowships:  Boston University, hypertension;  Beth Israel Hospital - Harvard Medical School, clinical nephrology:  UMass Medical Center, nephrology research
Clinical Interests:  Hypertension, dialysis
Research Interests:  Renin-angiotensin system, vascular vunction
 
Dagmar Klinger, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
 
MD:  Medical School of Charles University (Prague)
Residency:  Hennepin County Medical Center
Fellowship:  Tufts-New England Medical Center
Clinical Interests:  General nephrology
 
Jahan J. Montague, M.D. 
Assistant Professor of Medicine
 
MD: Albany Medical College
Residency:  University of Massachusetts Medical Center
Fellowship:  UMass Memorial Medical Center
Clinical Interests:  Chronic kidney disease, dialysis, general nephrology
 
Leorah H. Ross, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine 
 

Medical School:  Albert Einstein College of Medicine
PhD:  Albert Einstein College of Medicine, molecular biology
Residency : Mount Sinai Medical Center
Fellowship: Mount Sinai Medical Center
Clinical Interests: Hypertension, renal disease and transplantation
 

Jeffrey S. Stoff, M.D. 
Chief, Division of Renal Medicine
Professor of Medicine and Physiology
 

Medical School: State University of New York at Buffalo
Residency:  Cleveland Metropolitan General-Case Western Reserve; Boston City Hospital-Harvard School of Medicine
Fellowship:  National Institutes of Health, Heart and Lung Institute;  Beth Israel Hospital-Harvard Medical School
Clinical Interests: Transplantation, Diabetes Mellitus, Chronic and End Stage Kidney Disease
Research Interests: Transplant Tolerance Induction. Organ Allocation Policy
 
Matthew J. Trainor, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

MD: Trinity College, DUblin Medical School, Dublin Ireland
Residency: UMass Memorial Medical Center, Internal Medicine
Fellowship: UMass Memorial Medical Center, Nephrology
Clinical Interests: Acute Kidney Injury, nephrolothiasis, renal replacement therapy

Rohit Vakil, M.D. 
Assistant Professor of Medicine
 
MD:  Baroda Medical College
Residency:   Worcester City Hospital;  Martland Hospital;   St. Vincent’s Hospital
Fellowship:  Westchester County Medical Center – N.Y. Medical College
Clinical Interests:  General nephrology
 
    

                

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