BMS6638C Kidney & Urinary Tract
PHC7980 Research for Doctoral Dissertation
PHC7979 Advanced Research
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
NephrologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
Areas of Interest
- Chronic kidney disease
- Kidney disease – resources
- Kidney stones
Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)
Pro Re Nata Antihypertensive Medications and Adverse Outcomes in Hospitalized Patients: A Propensity-Matched Cohort Study
Hypertension. 78(2):516-524 [DOI] 10.1161/hypertensionaha.121.17279.
Prevalence and correlates of sleep apnea among US Veterans with chronic kidney disease
Journal of Sleep Research. 29(4) [DOI] 10.1111/jsr.12981.
Response to “Does renal function decline slower in those with sleep apnea?”
Sleep. 42(6) [DOI] 10.1093/sleep/zsz084.
Association of Increased Urinary Albumin With Risk of Incident Clinical Fracture and Rate of Hip Bone Loss: the Osteoporotic Fractures in Men Study.
Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research. 32(5):1090-1099 [DOI] 10.1002/jbmr.3065. [PMID] 28012217.
Foods with added fiber lower serum creatinine levels in patients with chronic kidney disease.
Journal of renal nutrition : the official journal of the Council on Renal Nutrition of the National Kidney Foundation. 23(2):e29-32 [DOI] 10.1053/j.jrn.2012.04.002. [PMID] 22739658.
Renal function and nonvertebral fracture risk in multiethnic women: the Women’s Health Initiative (WHI).
Osteoporosis international : a journal established as result of cooperation between the European Foundation for Osteoporosis and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the USA. 23(3):887-99 [DOI] 10.1007/s00198-011-1667-1. [PMID] 21625880.
Bariatric Surgery for Diabetic Nephropathy Reply
Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 26(5):1755-1756 [DOI] 10.1093/ndt/gfr082.
Validation of Procedure and Diagnosis Codes for Sleep Apnea in the National Va Database
Gastric bypass in patients with chronic kidney disease.
Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association – European Renal Association. 25(12):4116-7; author reply 4117 [DOI] 10.1093/ndt/gfq566. [PMID] 20921300.
Vitamin D Mediated Hypercalcemia and Recurrent Kidney Injury
Renal function and sleep-disordered breathing in older men.
Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association – European Renal Association. 23(12):3908-14 [DOI] 10.1093/ndt/gfn364. [PMID] 18644799.
Apr 2020 ACTIVE
Phentermine/tOpiramate to end Obesity and Uric acid stones Trial (POuND OUT)
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIDDK
Apr 2017 ACTIVE
HSC COM Matching Commitment
Role: Project Manager
Funding: UNIV OF FLORIDA
Jul 2014 – Jun 2017
Sleep Apnea, PAP Therapy, and Kidney Function Trajectory
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: KAISER PERMANENTE via NATL INST OF HLTH NIDDK
Fellowship – Nephrology2007 · University of Minnesota
Internship – Internal Medicine2004 · Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Medicine
Residency – Internal Medicine2004 · Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Medicine
Medical Degree2001 · University of Health Sciences