Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension (Nephrology)

Ali Marryam at ASN Kidney Week 2018

ASN Kidney Week 2018

Marryam Ali presenting her poster "Evaluating Blood Pressure Control in a VA Renal Clinic: A Performance Improvement (PI) Initiative" at ASN Kidney Week 2018

ASN Kidney Week 2018

Dr. Dan Murphy with his poster "Trends in ACE and ARB Use Among Those with Chronic Kidney Disease in the United States" at ASN Kidney Week 2018.

Dr Daniel Drawz and Dr Dan Murphy

ASN Kidney Week 2018

Dr. Paul Drawz and Dr. Dan Murphy with their poster "Trends in Statin Use Among Those with Chronic Kidney Disease in the United States, 1999-2014" at ASN Kidney Week 2018

Sarah Elfering (left) and Dawn Fuglestad (right) after accepting their awards at the 2018 Fall Faculty Recognition Reception

Fall Faculty Recognition Reception 2018

Sarah Elfering, MD (left) and Dawn Fuglestad, PA-C (right) after accepting their awards at the 2018 Fall Faculty Recognition Reception.

Dr. Peter Igarashi presenting the Oustanding Advanced Practitioner Clinical Excellence Award to Dawn Fuglestad, PA-C (right).

Fall Faculty Recognition Reception 2018

Dr. Peter Igarashi presenting (left) the Oustanding Advanced Practitioner Clinical Excellence Award to Dawn Fuglestad, PA-C (right).

The Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension’s core missions are to provide comprehensive medical care for patients with kidney disease or hypertension, to perform cutting-edge research into the causes and treatment of kidney disease, and to educate physicians in the care of patients with kidney disease.

Calendar of Events

Renal Grand Rounds

April 25, 2019
No Grand Rounds

In the News

Rising Stars

Nearly 100 University of Minnesota Health doctors honored as 2019 “Rising Stars” by Mpls.St.Paul Magazine including 3 faculty from the division of Nephrology

Nephrology

April 2019

Congratulations to Dawn Fuglestad, PA-C who has received the Outstanding Advanced Practitioner Award in Patient Care at the Fall Faculty Recognition Reception.
November 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Daniel Murphy, a second-year Renal Fellow, for his involvement in the recently released article "RESEARCHERS EXAMINE PRESCRIPTION OPIOID USE IN PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE"  from the American Society of Nephrology. Press Release
October 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Elfering for being awarded the Education Excellence Award at this year's Fall Faculty Recognition Reception.
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October 2018

Drs. Sarah Elfering, Connie Manske, and Samy Riad have made the list of 2018 Minnesota Top Doctors
October 2018

Dr. Paul Drawz has been appointed Associate Chair for Clinical Research

Dr. Samy Riad has made the list of the 2018 Mpls St Paul magazine's list of Top Doctors: Rising Stars

Dr. Paul Drawz has been awarded the Clinical Excellence Award (UMMC) which he was nominated for by his peers.