Research Program

The research experience provides the fellow with options for dedicated training in clinical investigation, molecular biology, developmental and cell biology, gene therapy, genomics, and transplant immunology with emphasis in the following areas:

  • Acid Base Metabolism
  • Cell Signaling
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Clinical Outcomes in Transplantation
  • Diabetic Nephropathy
  • Dialysis Methods and Outcomes Research
  • Fluid and Electrolyte Homeostasis
  • Gene Therapy
  • Geriatric Nephrology
  • Glomerular Biology
  • HIV Associated Nephropathy
  • Molecular Basis of Renal Transport
  • Molecular Genetics of Hypertension
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Renal Developmental and Stem Cell Biology
  • Renal Genomics
  • Renal Virology
  • Transgenic Modeling of Human Disease
  • Transplant Immunology

Fellows who wish to pursue careers in clinical research may also take courses in clinical research methodology through the Mount Sinai Clinical Research Training Program which is supported by an NIH-funded K30 Clinical Research Curriculum Award.

Research opportunities in the Division of Nephrology