Medicine - Nephrology

Academic Department

People

Faculty Administrative Position

  • image

    Agarwal M.D., Anupam, Division Director 2008 -

    Dr. Anupam Agarwal is currently Director, Division of Nephrology, and Executive Vice Dean, School of Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). He also serves as the Program Director of the NIH/NIDDK funded O’Brien Center for Acute Kidney Injury Research. He has graduate faculty status in the Departments of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, Pathology and Cell, Developmental and Integrative Biology at UAB.

    Dr. Agarwal has an active role in clinical medicine, teaching, ...

  • placeholder image

    Oser, Rachel, Administrative Appointment 2017 -

  • image

    Sanders M.D., Paul, Associate Director 2013 -

  • Faculty Position

  • image

    Agarwal M.D., Anupam, Associate Professor (P) 2003 -

    Dr. Anupam Agarwal is currently Director, Division of Nephrology, and Executive Vice Dean, School of Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). He also serves as the Program Director of the NIH/NIDDK funded O’Brien Center for Acute Kidney Injury Research. He has graduate faculty status in the Departments of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, Pathology and Cell, Developmental and Integrative Biology at UAB.

    Dr. Agarwal has an active role in clinical medicine, teaching, ...

  • image

    Agarwal, Gaurav, Assistant Professor (P) 2015 -

  • placeholder image

    Ahmed, Faris, Associate Professor (P) 2019 -

  • image

    Al-Balas, Alian, Assistant Professor (P) 2017 -

  • image

    Allon, Michael, Professor (P) 2001 -

    Dr. Allon is Professor of Medicine at 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. He has a longstanding clinical research interest in dialysis, and in particular in vascular access for hemodialysis. He was the P.I. for several clinical dialysis trials sponsored by NIH, including HEMO, DAC, and HFM. He has published over 100 peer-reviewed manuscripts on various a...

  • image

    Almehmi, Ammar, Professor (P) 2015 -

  • image

    Balkovetz, Daniel, Professor (P) 2002 -

  • image

    Bell, Emmy, Associate Professor (P) 2004 -

  • image

    Bell, Phillip, Professor - Emeritus (P) 2015 -

  • image

    Bergman, Suzanne, Professor - Emeritus (P) 2016 -

  • image

    Bolisetty, Subhashini, Assistant Professor (P) 2014 -

  • image

    Cook, Jared, Assistant Professor (P) 2019 -

  • image

    Curtis, Lisa, Assistant Professor (P) 2007 -

  • image

    De Miguel, Carmen, Assistant Professor (P) 2017 -

  • image

    Farrington, Crystal, Assistant Professor (P) 2019 -

  • image

    Faul Ph.D., Christian, Associate Professor (P) 2017 -

    Dr. Christian Faul received his undergraduate training in cell and molecular biology at the Ruprecht Karls University Heidelberg in Germany from 1993-1999. He earned his PhD title at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx in 2005, and he conducted his postdoctoral research training at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. In 2008, Dr. Faul became a faculty member in the Department of Medicine and in the Department of Cell Biology & Anatomy at the University of Miam...

  • image

    Feng, Wenguang, Assistant Professor (P) 2012 -

  • image

    Gaston, Robert, Professor - Emeritus (P) 2018 -

  • image

    Gohar, Eman, Instructor (P) 2018 -

  • image

    Guan, Zhengrong, Assistant Professor (P) 2014 -

  • image

    Gutierrez, Orlando, Professor (P) 2011 -

  • image

    Hyndman, Kelly, Assistant Professor (P) 2014 -

  • image

    Inscho, Edward, Professor (P) 2014 -

  • image

    Jain, Gaurav, Associate Professor (P) 2011 -

  • image

    Judd, Eric, Assistant Professor (P) 2014 -

  • image

    Julian, Bruce, Professor - Emeritus (P) 2013 -

  • image

    Kasztan, Malgorzata, Instructor (P) 2019 -

  • image

    Kentrup, Dominik, Instructor (P) 2019 -

  • image

    Kew II, Clifton, Professor (P) 1997 -

  • image

    Kumar, Vineeta, Professor (P) 2007 -

    Oct 1, 2017 - present Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology/Transplant Nephrology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Alabama

    Jan 2012 - present Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology/Transplant Nephrology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Alabama

    October 15, 2007 - 2011 Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine Division of Nephrology/Transplant Nephrology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Alabama

    July 2008 - present Core Clinical F...

  • image

    Lee, Timmy, Professor (P) 2013 -

  • image

    Lyas, Claretha, Assistant Professor (P) 2015 -

  • placeholder image

    Machado, Shana, Instructor - Clinical (P) 2019 -

  • image

    Mannon, Roslyn, Professor (P) 2008 -

    Dr. Roslyn Bernstein Mannon is a Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Professor of Surgery, Division of Transplantation at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and Director of Research for the Comprehensive Transplant Institute. She is the first Endowed Professor of Transplant Clinical Research at UAB and interim chief of transplant nephrology. She is a Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology and American Society of Transplantation. Dr. Mannon received her MD from Duke Unive...

  • image

    Marshall, Caroline, Assistant Professor (P) 2011 -

  • image

    Mehta, Shikha, Associate Professor (P) 2011 -

  • image

    Mrug, Michal, Professor (P) 2008 -

    Dr. Mrug is a Professor of Medicine in the Division of Nephrology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) where he trains the next generation of physicians and scientists. Dr. Mrug is recognized as one of “Top Doctors” by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. He co-founded and co-directs the UAB Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) Clinic and oversees clinical PKD research activities at UAB (since 2009). This includes the CRISP study, an NIH-funded collaborative effort between Emory University, Unive...

  • placeholder image

    Munjal, Sumeet, Assistant Professor - Adjunct (P) 2018 -

  • image

    Narasimha Krishna, Vinay, Assistant Professor (P) 2016 -

  • image

    Ong, Song, Assistant Professor (P) 2014 -

  • image

    Panwar, Bhupesh, Assistant Professor (P) 2014 -

  • image

    Peng, Ji-Bin, Associate Professor (P) 2003 -

  • image

    Pollock, David, Professor (P) 2014 -

    Dr. Pollock earned his Ph.D. degree in Physiology from the University of Cincinnati in 1983. He completed a post-doctoral fellowship at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He then spent two years as a Senior Scientist at the Institute for Circadian Physiology at Harvard University in Boston before taking a position in the Drug Discovery division of Abbott Laboratories in Chicago. In 1995, he accepted a faculty position in Vascular Biology Center at the Medical College of Georgia (n...

  • image

    Pollock, Jennifer, Professor (P) 2014 -

  • placeholder image

    Reilly Jr., Robert, Professor - Clinical (P) 2017 -

  • image

    Reily, Colin, Assistant Professor (P) 2015 -

  • image

    Rizk, Dana, Associate Professor (P) 2008 -

  • image

    Rostand, Stephen, Professor - Emeritus (P) 2003 -

  • image

    Rutsky, Edwin, Professor - Emeritus (P) 2015 -

  • image

    Saigusa, Takamitsu, Assistant Professor (P) 2016 -

  • image

    Sanders M.D., Paul, Professor (P) 1998 -

  • placeholder image

    Thaduri, Sudhir, Assistant Professor (P) 2019 -

  • image

    Tolwani, Ashita, Professor (P) 2000 -

  • image

    Towns, Graham, Assistant Professor (P) 2012 -

  • image

    Wallace, Eric, Associate Professor (P) 2012 -

    Dr. Wallace is a native of Alabama. He received his BS in Spanish from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). He graduated AOA from medical school at UAB. He completed his residency training at UAB as well after which he served as Chief Medical Resident. He then pursued a nephrology fellowship at Vanderbilt University and served as Chief Nephrology fellow. After his fellowship, Dr. Wallace joined the faculty at UAB. Currently, he is the UAB Medical Director of Telehealth, Director of ...

  • image

    Warnock, David, Professor - Emeritus (P) 2015 -

    David G. Warnock, MD is the Director of the Division of Nephrology and Professor of Medicine and Physiology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He graduated from the University of California at Berkeley and received his MD degree from the University of California, San Francisco. His clinical training was completed at the University of California, San Francisco, including a 1 year research fellowship with Isidore Edelman, MD in the Cardiovascular Research Institute. Following a fellowship...

  • image

    Zarjou, Abolfazl, Assistant Professor (P) 2017 -

  • Faculty Secondary Appointments

  • image

    Abdel Aal, Ahmed M. Kamel, Associate Professor (S) 2017 -

    Ahmed Kamel Abdel Aal, M.D., M.Sc., Ph.D. completed medical school at University of Cairo, Egypt, where he continued with a residency in Diagnostic Radiology and also completed his Masters of Science in Diagnostic Radiology. He then became a faculty member for two and a half years at University of Cairo, Egypt, in which time he began pursuing his Ph.D. Dr. Abdel Aal then he joined the UAB Interventional Radiology fellowship program followed by a Neuroradiology fellowship. Following his UAB fello...

  • image

    Limdi, Nita, Associate Professor (S) 2011 -

    Dr. Limdi is a clinical pharmacist and epidemiologist with significant expertise in pharmacogenomics and pharmacoepidemiology, from research and discovery to its application and implementation in clinical practice. Her research portfolio encompasses studies with both observational and a clinical trial designs and is focused on understanding the multiple factors that influence drug efficacy and safety, specifically anticoagulant and antiplatelet response. An established investigator in the field ...

  • image

    Mrug, Sylvie, Professor (S) 2019 -

    My research examines the interplay of risk and protective factors in the development of behavioral and emotional problems in adolescence, including antisocial behavior, substance use, depression and anxiety.

    Most of my work has focused on the effects of violence exposure and peer influences in conjunction with other individual and contextual risk factors, such as pubertal timing, temperament, stress reactivity, parental practices, and broader influences of schools and neighborhoods.

  • placeholder image

    Muntner, Paul, Professor (S) 2009 -

  • placeholder image

    Oser, Rachel, Associate Professor (S) 2004 -

  • image

    Saddekni, Souheil, Professor (S) 2004 -

  • placeholder image

    Seifert, Michael, Associate Professor (S) 2019 -

  • Organization Within