Scientific Advisory Committee Members

The KRI receives programmatic guidance and scientific advice from its Scientific Advisory Committee, which helps ensure the best science is brought to bear in accomplishing our mission and vision. The Scientific Advisory Committee consists of top-thought leaders in biomedical research and in nephrology. The committee continually evaluates scientific themes and progress and alerts KRI leadership to developing research opportunities.

Joseph V. Bonventre, M.D., Ph.D.

Samuel A. Levine Professor of Medicine
Chief of the Renal Division and Division of Biomedical Engineering at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Harvard Institutes of Medicine Rm. 570A
4 Blackfan Circle
Boston, MA 02115

P: 617-525-5960

F: 617-525-5965


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

Thomas M. Coffman, M.D.

James R. Clapp Professor of Medicine in the School of Medicine
Chief, Division of Nephrology
Senior Vice-chair for Academic Affairs, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center

Box 103015
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC 27710

P: 919-684-9788

F: 919-684-3011


Carla Greenbaum, M.D.

Director, Benaroya Research Institute Diabetes Program
Director, Benaroya Research Institute Clinical Research Center

Benaroya Research Institute
1201 9th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101

P: 206-342-6931

F: 206-342-6582


Dr. Adeera Levin, a member of the Kidney Research Institute's Scientific Advisory Committee.

Adeera Levin, M.D., F.R.C.P.C

Head, Division of Nephrology, University of British Columbia; Executive Director, BC Provincial Renal Agency

St. Paul’s Hospital/UBC

1081 Burrard St. , P-6010A

Vancouver, BC V6Z 1Y6

P: 604-682-2344 ext. 62232

F: 604-806-8120


Dr. Bonnie Ramsey, a member of the Kidney Research Institute's Scientific Advisory Committee.

Bonnie W. Ramsey, M.D.

Director, Center for Clinical and Translational Research at Seattle Children’s Research Institute; Professor, Pediatrics, University of Washington

Seattle Children's Research Institute

2001 8th Ave, M/S CW8-5B

Seattle, WA 98121

P: 206-987-5725

F: 206-884-7504


Russell P. Tracy, Ph.D.

Professor of Pathology and Biochemistry
Director, Laboratory for Clinical Biochemistry Research,
University of Vermont, College of Medicine

208 South Park Drive
Colchester, VT 05446

P: 802-656-8961

F: 802-656-8965