American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week 2013

Atlanta, GA, USA, November 5 - 10, 2013

The Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, and the Department of Transplantation Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College shined during ASN Kidney Week 2013. The Division was well-represented with 2 oral presentations, and 11 abstracts, most of them displayed in posters for nephrologists to discuss. The complete list is detailed below.

Oral Presentations:

Lecture-Pick a Drug, Any Drug? The Art/Science of Selection

Samuel Joseph Mann, MD
Course: Annual Meeting: Clinical Nephrology Conferences Session: ASN/ASH Joint Session-Hypertension Management: "Indecision 2013"

Abstract Sessions: Diagnosis of Acute Kidney Allograft Dysfunction Using Urinary Cell mRNA Profiles Course

Thangamani Muthukumar, MD, Marie Matignon, MD, Catherine Snopkowski, Carol Y. Li, John R. Lee, MD, Darshana Dadhania, MD, Manikkam Suthanthiran, MD, FASN
Differential Session: Advances in Clinical and Translational Transplantation


Denosumab for Hypercalcemia of Malignancy in Renally Impaired Patients

Ilya Glezerman, MD, Karl Insogna, MD, Mimi Hu, MD, Cecile N. Chougnet, MD, Rasim Gucalp, MD, Waldemar Misiorowski, MD, PhD, Bennett W. Yu, MD, Paul Zorsky, MD, Diego Tosi, MD, Alberto Bessudo, MD, Arnaud Jaccard, MD, PhD, Giuseppe Tonini, MD, PhD, Wendy Ying, PhD, Ada Braun, MD, PhD, Rajul K. Jain, MD.

Incidence of Chronic Kidney Disease in Cancer Survivors Exposed to Cisplatin

Swati Mehta, MD, Sujata Patil, PhD, Carlos D. Flombaum, MD, Ilya Glezerman, MD, Sheron Latcha, MD, FASN

Significance of Donor Specific Anti-HLA Antibodies Identified Using Recombinant HLA Coated Single Antigen Beads in Kidney Graft Recipients with a Negative Donor Flow Cytometry Crossmatch

Darshana Dadhania, MD, Dinesh Kannabhiran, MD, John R. Lee, MD, Jun B. Lee, MD, Thangamani Muthukumar, MD, Manikkam Suthanthiran, MD, FASN

Use of Cinacalcet for Treatment of Hypercalcemia of Malignancy Refractory to Conventional Therapies

Sean R. Campbell, MD, PhD, Carlos D. Flombaum, MD, Ilya Glezerman, MD

Normocalcemic Hyperparathyroidism Presenting with Multiple Brown Tumors Mimicking Malignancy in a Kidney Transplant Recipient

Shuang Ying Bao, MBBS, Alan Mark Weinstein, MD, Sheron Latcha, MD, FASN, Ilya Glezerman, MD

Intrarenal Urothelial Carcinoma Staining Positive for BKV Years after Resolution of BKV Nephropathy

Patricia M. Myers-Gurevitch, MD, Darshana Dadhania, MD, Steven Salvatore, MD, Jun B. Lee, MD, Surya V. Seshan, MBBS

Diffuse Infiltrative Leukocytosis Syndrome, Immunotactoid Glomerulopathy, and HIV-Associated Nephropathy, in a Patient with Acute Kidney Injury: Case Report and Review of the Literature

Dinesh Kannabhiran, MD, Saif A. Muhsin, MBChB, Jeffrey I. Silberzweig, MD, Surya V. Seshan, MBBS

Evolution of BK Viremia, Intragraft Inflammation and Tubulointerstitial Fibrosis following BKVN Diagnosis

Jun B. Lee, MD, Surya V. Seshan, MBBS, John R. Lee, MD, Steven Salvatore, MD, Thangamani, Muthukumar, MD, David Serur, Manikkam Suthanthiran, MD, FASN, Darshana Dadhania, MD

Publications Only

Improved In-Hospital Morbidity and Mortality for Patients Treated by Hemodialysis Undergoing Orthopedic Procedures

David Bennett, Ting-jung Pan, Steven K. Magid, MD, Stephen Lyman, PhD, Mayu Sasaki, Jeffrey I. Silberzweig, MD

Belatacept for Kidney Transplant Recipients with Baseline Low Blood Pressure: A New Indication?

Swati Mehta, MD, John R. Lee, MD, Thangamani Muthukumar, MD, Manikkam Suthanthiran, MD, FASN

Clinicopathological Spectrum of Kidney Diseases in Patients Treated with Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Inhibitor for Cancer Therapy

Joichi Usui, MD, PhD, Ilya Glezerman, MD, Chandra B. Chandran, MD, Steven Salvatore, MD, Carlos D. Flombaum, MD, Surya V. Seshan, MBBS


Nephrology and Hypertension
Manikkam Suthanthiran, MD, Chief

Anita Mesi, MBA, Administrator
Room: S-829
Tel: (212) 746-4430
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