Kiran K. Upadhyay, MD


Assistant Professor

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Clinical interests

  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Pediatric Renal Transplantation
  • Renal Replacement Therapies

Research Interests

  • Renal Transplantation
  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Glomerulonephritis

Awards and Honors

  • 2007 American Academy of Pediatrics- CME/CPD Award
  • 2007-2013 American Medical Association- Physician Recognition Award with Commendation
  • 2008 Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center-Outstanding Pediatric Research Activity Award
  • 2009, 2011 American Society of Pediatric Nephrology- Fellow Research Presentation Award
  • 2010, 2011 Full Travel Grant to Attend “International Conference on Dialysis: Advances in CKD”
  • 2011 George Washington University-Certificate of Appreciation: For Excellence in Pediatric Medical Student Education


  • 1997-2004 MD, B. P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal

Postdoctoral training

  • 2005-2008 Resident (Pediatrics), Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, NY
  • 2008-2011 Fellowship (Pediatric Nephrology) Childrens National Medical Center, George Washington University, Washington, DC

Board Certifications

  • 2008 American Board of Pediatrics
  • 2012 American Board of Pediatrics, Sub board of Pediatric Nephrology

Academic Appoinments

  • 2011-2012 Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatric Nephrology, University of Louisville, KY
  • 2012-2013 Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatric Nephrology, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY
  • 2013- Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatric Nephrology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL


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