Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2018 Efficacy and safety of sevelamer carbonate in hyperphosphatemic pediatric patients with chronic kidney diseasePediatric Nephrology.  33:325-333. 2018
2017 Proteinuria and progression of pediatric chronic kidney disease: lessons from recent clinical studiesPediatric Nephrology.  32:743-751. 2017
2016 Smaller circuits for smaller patients: improving renal support therapy with Aquadexâ„¢Pediatric Nephrology.  31:853-860. 2016
2015 Progression of pediatric CKD of nonglomerular origin in the CKiD cohortClinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  10:571-577. 2015
2014 Expanding the phenotype of proteinuria in Dent disease. A case seriesPediatric Nephrology.  29:2051-2054. 2014
2014 Uric acid and the kidneyPediatric Nephrology.  29:999-1008. 2014
2012 An open-label study to evaluate a single-dose of cinacalcet in pediatric dialysis subjectsPediatric Nephrology.  27:1953-1959. 2012
2008 IgA Nephropathy in children and adults: Comparison of histologic features and clinical outcomesNephrology Dialysis Transplantation.  23:2537-2545. 2008
2006 Sodium modeling attenuates rises in whole-blood viscosity during chronic hemodialysis in children with large inter-dialytic weight gainPediatric Nephrology.  21:1179-1184. 2006
2003 Stages of status epilepticus in the developing brainEpilepsy Research.  55:9-19. 2003

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, 2008
  • American University of Beirut Medical Center, Internship 1997
  • Cook County Hospital, Residency 2002
  • American University of Beirut Medical Center, Residency 1999
  • Children's Memorial Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2005
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2000
  • Full Name

  • Sahar Fathallah-Shaykh