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Glenn M. Chertow, M.D., MPH

Norman S. Coplon/Satellite Healthcare Professor in Medicine and Chief, Division of Nephrology, Stanford University School of Medicine

777 Welch Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94304

P: 650-725-4738

Education and Training

Residency: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, MA USA (1992)
Fellowship: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, MA USA (1995)
Board Certification: Nephrology, American Board of Internal Medicine (1994)
Medical Education: Harvard Medical School MA (1989)
MPH: Harvard School of Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics (1995)
MD: Harvard Medical School, Medicine (1989)

Research Interests

Clinical epidemiology, health services research, decision sciences, clinical trials in acute and chronic kidney disease.


Variation in Nephrologist Visits to Patients on Hemodialysis across Dialysis Facilities and Geographic Locations. Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology. Erickson K. F., Tan K. B., Winkelmayer W. C., Chertow G. M., Bhattacharya J. 2013; 8 (6): 987-994.

Cinacalcet for cardiovascular disease in patients undergoing dialysis. New England journal of medicine. Chertow G. M., Parfrey P. S. 2013; 368 (19): 1844-1845.

Effect of frequent hemodialysis on residual kidney function. Kidney international. Daugirdas J. T., Greene T., Rocco M. V., Kaysen G. A., Depner T. A., Levin N. W., Chertow G. M., Ornt D. B., Raimann J. G., Larive B., Kliger A. S. 2013; 83 (5): 949-958.

Effects of 6-Times-Weekly Versus 3-Times-Weekly Hemodialysis on Depressive Symptoms and Self-reported Mental Health: Frequent Hemodialysis Network (FHN) Trials. American Journal of Kidney Diseases. Unruh M. L., Larive B., Chertow G. M., Eggers P. W., Garg A. X., Gassman J., Tarallo M., Finkelstein F. O., Kimmel P. L. 2013; 61 (5): 748-758.

Cost-Effectiveness of Statins for Primary Cardiovascular Prevention in Chronic Kidney Disease. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Erickson K. F., Japa S., Owens D. K., Chertow G. M., Garber A. M., Goldhaber-Fiebert J. D. 2013; 61 (12): 1250-1258.

Longitudinal Measures of Serum Albumin and Prealbumin Concentrations in Incident Dialysis Patients: The Comprehensive Dialysis Study. Journal of Renal Nutrition. Dalrymple L. S., Johansen K. L., Chertow G. M., Grimes B., Anand S., McCulloch C. E., Kaysen G. A. 2013; 23 (2): 91-97.