Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
1830 E Monument Street, Suite 416
Baltimore, MD 21205
Phone: (410) 955-5268
Fax: (410) 955-0485
Research Interest Statement
At present, I’m studying kidney diseases in patients with HIV infection, identifying new risk factors for diabetic nephropathy in collaboration with several faculty members in our division, and studying new treatment strategies for glomerular disorders.
Outpatient vancomycin use and vancomycin-resistant enterococcal colonization in maintenance dialysis patients. Kidney international 2001 Feb; 59(2): 718-24.
Mycophenolate mofetil treatment for primary glomerular diseases. Kidney international 2002 Mar; 61(3): 1098-114.
Sonography as a predictor of HIV associated Nephropathy. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine 23: 603-610, May 2004.
Transjugular kidney biopsy in the obese patients. Nephrology dialysis transplantation, 19(7):1798-802, July 2004.
Nephrotic Range Proteinuria and CD4 Count as Non-invasive Indicators of HIV-Associated Nephropathy. American Journal of Medicine, Volume 118, Issue 11, Pages 1288.e21-1288.e26, November 2005.