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Stephen Arnoff


Gerri Schulman, MD


Clinical Professor (Adjunct), Medicine

Telephone:  215-707-7944

FAX: 215-707-4148

Email: gerri.schulman@temple.edu


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


Educational Background:


BA, Biology, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, 1975


MD, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, 1980


Residency in Internal Medicine, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 1980-1983


Fellowship, Nephrology, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 1983-1986

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clinical Interests:

  • Dialysis
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Renal transplantation

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board certification(s):

  • National Board of Medical Examiners, 1981
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, 1983
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Subspecialty Nephrology, 1986

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professional affiliations:

  • American Society of Nephrology
  • International Society of Nephrology
  • National Kidney Foundation

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research interests:

  • Phosphorylation and mineralocorticoid receptor function
  • Regulation of human aldosterone receptor binding after translation of receptor mRNA in vitro
  • Characterization of human aldosterone receptor binding and activation after translation in vitro
  • Characterization of the rat colonic aldosterone receptor
  • Treatment of venous stenoses in dialysis shunts with external beam irradiation

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

10735426. Cohen GS, Freeman H, Ringold MA, Putnam SG, Ball DS, Silverman C, Schulman G, External beam irradiation as an adjunctive treatment in failing dialysis shunts. J Vasc Interv Radiol 11:3(321-6)2000 Mar

8690788. Schulman G, Lindemeyer R, Barman A, Karnik S, Bastl CP, Atrial natriuretic peptide inhibits mineralocorticoid receptor function in rat colonic surface cells. J Clin Invest 98:1(157-66)1996 Jul 1

8166236. Schulman G, Robertson NM, Elfenbein IB, Eneanya D, Litwack G, Bastl CP, Mineralocorticoid and glucocorticoid receptor steroid binding and localization in colonic cells. Am J Physiol 266:3 Pt 1(C729-40)1994 Mar

1329534. Bastl CP, Schulman G, Cragoe EJ Jr, Glucocorticoids inhibit colonic aldosterone-induced conductive Na+ absorption in adrenalectomized rat. Am J Physiol 263:3 Pt 2(F443-52)1992 Sep

1310618. Schulman G, Bodine PV, Litwack G, Modulators of the glucocorticoid receptor also regulate mineralocorticoid receptor function. Biochemistry 31:6(1734-41)1992 Feb 18

1335329. Schulman G, Daniel V, Cooper M, Alnemri ES, Maksymowych AB, Litwack G, Characterization of in vitro translated human mineralocorticoid receptor. Structure and activation. Receptor 2:3(181-94)1992 Fall

1653533. Bastl CP, Bressler L, Schulman G, Mendez M, Cragoe EJ Jr, Low-dose glucocorticoids maintain Na-H exchange in distal colon of adrenalectomized rats. Am J Physiol 261:3 Pt 2(F545-53)1991 Sep

2603952. Bastl CP, Schulman G, Cragoe EJ Jr, Low-dose glucocorticoids stimulate electroneutral NaCl absorption in rat colon. Am J Physiol 257:6 Pt 2(F1027-38)1989 Dec

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