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Avrum Gillespie, MD

 

Avrum Gillespie, MD

 

Assistant Professor, Medicine

Telephone:  215-707-7937

FAX: 215-707-4148

Email: avrum.gillespie@tuhs.temple.edu

 

 

Department of Medicine, Section of Nephrology, Hypertension and Kidney Transplantation

 

Educational Background:

 

BA, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Rutgers University

 

MD, SUNY Downstate

 

Internship and Residency, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

 

Fellowship, Nephrology, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

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clinical Interests:

 
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Kidney transplantation
  • Peritoneal dialysis
  • Hypertension
  • Critical care nephrology
  • Acid/base disorders

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board certification(s):

 

  • ABIM Internal Medicine
  • ABIM Nephrology

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professional affiliations:

 

  • American Society of Nephrology
  • American Society of Transplantation

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research interests:

 
  • Health disparities in ESRD
  • Kidney transplantation
  • Acute kidney injury/critical care nephrology

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PUBMED PUBLICATIONS :


Recent Medically Related Publications, Obtained from PubMed (Click on PubMed ID to view abstract)

23083811. De Prada L, Lee J, Gillespie A, Benjamin J, Thrombocytopenia associated with one type of polysulfone hemodialysis membrane: a report of 5 cases. Am J Kidney Dis 61:1(131-3)2013 Jan

21486390. Gillespie A, Hammer H, Lee J, Nnewihe C, Gordon J, Silva P, Lack of listing status awareness: results of a single-center survey of hemodialysis patients. Am J Transplant 11:7(1522-6)2011 Jul

21696057. Lee I, Constantinescu S, Gillespie A, Rao S, Silva P, Birkenbach M, Leech S, Karachristos A, Daller JA, Sifontis NM, Targeting alloantibody production with bortezomib: does it make more sense? Clin Transpl :(397-403)2010

20524309. Lee I, Constantinescu S, Gillespie A, Swami A, Birkenbach M, Leech S, Silva P, Karachristos A, Daller JA, Sifontis NM, Bortezomib as therapy for mixed humoral and cellular rejection: should it be first line? Clin Transpl :(425-9)2009

20477449. Gillespie A, Lee IJ, Biomarkers in renal transplantation. Biomark Med 2:6(603-12)2008 Dec

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