Susan Hedayati, M.D.

Susan Hedayati, M.D.

Associate Vice Chair, Research and Faculty Development

  • Yin Quan-Yuen Distinguished Professorship in Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine - Nephrology
  • Kidney Disease (Nephrology)
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
Education & Training
  • Fellowship - Duke University Medical Center (2001-2004), Biomedical Research
  • Residency - Duke University Medical Center (1998-2001), Internal Medicine
  • Medical School - George Washington University School of Medicine (1994-1998)
Honors & Awards
  • NIH Medical Student Research Fellowship Award 1995, NIAID
  • First Place Award for Research 1996, George Washington University
  • Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Fellowship Award 2002, Duke University
  • First Place Award for Clinical Research 2004, Southern Society for Clinical Investigation, Nephrology Young Investigators Forum
  • Duke Clinical Research Institute Research Fellow's Award 2004, Duke University
  • Hypertension Advisory Group 2012, American Society of Nephrology
  • Cardiorenal Study Section 2012, American Heart Association
  • NIDDK Special Emphasis Panel 2013, USRDS Special Study Centers
  • Fellow 2013, American Society of Nephrology
  • Executive Committe 2013, American society of Nephrology Program Directors
Books & Publications
  • Epidemiology and Outcomes of cardiovascular disease in Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Depression, epidemiology, diagnosis and treatment in Chronic Kidney Disease and End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Cardiac biomarkers and anti-platelet treatment in the management of cardiovascular disease in Chronic Kidney Disease

Clinical Focus

  • Kidney Disease (Nephrology)
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)

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