Faculty Mentors

Executive Committee

Mark D. Okusa, MD
Director, John C. Buchanan Distinguished Professor of Medicine
Division Chief, Nephrology

Didier Portilla, MD
Associate Director
Professor of Medicine
Division of Nephrology/CIIR

Ariel Gomez, MD
Harrison Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics
Associate Director
Director, Child Health Research Center
Director, NIDDK Center of Excellence in Pediatric Nephrology

Julia Scialla, MD, MHS
Associate Director
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Nephrology/CIIR

Shu Man Fu, MD, PhD
Margaret M. Trolinger Professor of Rheumatology
Division of Rheumatology/CIIR Mentors

Mentors-Kidney Disease Pathogenesis and Inflammation

Mentors – Inflammation and Vascular Biology

Mentors – Biomedical Engineering and Innovative Technology

Mentors – Patient-Oriented Research

External Advisory Committee

David J. Salant, MD
Division Chief, Division of Nephrology
Boston Medical Center

John R. Sedor, MD
Ray W. Gifford, M.D., Endowed Chair in Kidney Research
Glickman Urology & Kidney Institute
Lerner Research Institute
Cleveland Clinic

Larry Holzman, MD
Mahlon Kline Professor of Medicine
Division Chief,
Renal-Electrolyte and Hypertension Division
University of Pennsylvania