Paul Drawz, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension

Paul Drawz

Contact Info

Mailing Address:
Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension
717 Delaware Street SE, Suite 353
MMC 1932
Minneapolis, MN 55414

Administrative Assistant Name
Renal

Administrative Phone
612-624-9444

Administrative Email
renaldiv@umn.edu

Administrative Fax Number
612-626-3840

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension

Associate Chair - Clinical Research


Nephrologist


Medical School, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Internal Medicine Residency, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Nephrology Fellowship, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Summary

Dr. Drawz joined the faculty in 2012. Dr. Drawz earned his medical degree from the University of Minnesota and completed his Internal Medicine Residency and Nephrology Fellowship at Case Western Reserve University. His research interests include hypertension, chronic kidney disease, and cardiovascular disease. He is the recipient of a K23 Career Development Award from the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK). Dr. Drawz’s clinical interests include hypertension, chronic kidney disease, and inpatient nephrology.

Research

Research Summary/Interests

  • Hypertension
  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Chronic Kidney Disease

Research Projects:

  • Career development award from NIH/NIDDK (K23 DK087919)

Publications

  • Drawz PE, Goswami P, Azem R, Babineau DC, Rahman M. A Simple Tool to Predict End-Stage Renal Disease within 1 Year in Elderly Adults with Advanced Chronic Kidney Disease. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2013 May;61(5):762-8.
  • Dobre M, Yang W, Chen J, Drawz P, Hamm LL, Horwitz E, Hostetter T, Jaar B, Lora CM, Nessel L, Ojo A, Scialla J, Steigerwalt S, Teal V, Wolf M, Rahman M; on behalf of the CRIC Investigators. Association of Serum Bicarbonate With Risk of Renal and Cardiovascular Outcomes in CKD: A Report From the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC) Study. Am J Kidney Dis. 2013 Mar 11.
  • Drawz PE, Baraniuk S, Davis BR, Brown CD, Colon PJ Sr, Cujyet AB, Dart RA, Graumlich JF, Henriquez MA, Moloo J, Sakalayen MG, Simmons DL, Stanford C, Sweeney ME, Wong ND, Rahman M. Cardiovascular risk assessment: Addition of CKD and race to the Framingham equation. Am Heart J. 2012 Dec;164(6):925-931.e2.
  • Reule S, Drawz PE. Heart Rate and Blood Pressure: Any Possible Implications for Management of Hypertension? Curr Hypertens Rep. 2012 Dec;14(6):478-84.
  • Drawz PE, Abdalla M, Rahman M. Blood Pressure Measurement: Clinic, Home, Ambulatory, and Beyond. Am J Kidney Dis. 2012 Sep;60(3):449-62.
  • Drawz PE, Miller RT, Singh S, Watts B, Kern E. Impact of a chronic kidney disease registry and provider education on guideline adherence - a cluster randomized controlled trial. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2012 Jul 5;12(1):62.
  • Drawz PE, Babineau DC, Rahman M. Metabolic Complications are Common in Elderly Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2012 Feb;60(2):310-5.
  • Drawz PE, Sedor JR, Hostetter TH. Family History and Kidney Disease. Am J Kidney Dis. 2012 Jan;59(1):9-10.
  • Drawz P, Rosenthal N, Babineau D, Rahman M. Nighttime hospital blood pressure – a predictor of death, ESRD, and decline in glomerular filtration rate. Ren Fail. 2010;32(9):1036-43.
  • Drawz P, Rahman M. In the clinic. Chronic kidney disease. Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(3):ITC2-1-15.

Clinical

Specialties

  • General NephrologyHypertensionChronic Kidney Disease

Clinics

Kidney (Nephrology) Clinic

Clinical Interests

General Nephrology; Hypertension; Chronic Kidney Disease