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Kerry Cho, MD

Title(s)Professor, Medicine
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    University of California, San FranciscoClinical Fellowship School of Medicine - Nephrology
    University of California, San Francisco, CA2019Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training
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    Marin Magazine2012  - 2016[415] Top Doctor
    UCSF Medical Center2012Exceptional Physician Award
    US News & World Report2012Top Doctor
    UCSF2007Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators Excellence in Teaching Award
    Cornell University Medical College1995Alpha Omega Alpha
    Williams College1991Phi Beta Kappa

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    College: Williams College, BA
    Medical School: Cornell University Medical College, MD
    Residency: Internal Medicine, University of Michigan
    Fellowship: Nephrology, University of California San Francisco
    Post-graduate: Teaching Scholars Program, Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators, UCSF

    My clinical interests include end-stage renal disease, acute kidney injury, amyloidosis, and continuous renal replacement therapy. As the nephrology fellowship program director, I monitor our nephrology fellows through clinical and research training at UCSF. I am interested in medical education at all levels including medical students, residents, and fellows.

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    1. Murray SG, Wachter RM, Cho KC, Dhaliwal G. CLINICAL PROBLEM-SOLVING. A Breakthrough Diagnosis. N Engl J Med. 2015 Nov 05; 373(19):1865-70. PMID: 26535516.
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    2. Lin A, Cho KC.. Handbook of Endovascular Peripheral Interventions. Prevention of Contrast-Induced Nephropathy. 2012; 141-150.
    3. Cho KC.. Current Medical Diagnosis and Treatment. Electrolyte & Acid-Base Disorders. 2012.
    4. Coca SG, Cho KC, Hsu CY. Acute kidney injury in the elderly: predisposition to chronic kidney disease and vice versa. Nephron Clin Pract. 2011; 119 Suppl 1:c19-24. PMID: 21832852.
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    5. Lao D, Parasher PS, Cho KC, Yeghiazarians Y. Atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis--diagnosis and treatment. Mayo Clin Proc. 2011 Jul; 86(7):649-57. PMID: 21719621.
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    6. Cho KC.. Current Medical Diagnosis and Treatment. Electrolyte & Acid-Base Disorders. 2011; 841-868.
    7. Cho KC, Chertow GM.Primer on Kidney Diseases. Management of Acute Kidney Injury. 2009; 305-311.
    8. Cho KC, Himmelfarb J, Paganini E, Ikizler TA, Soroko SH, Mehta RL, Chertow GM. Survival by dialysis modality in critically ill patients with acute kidney injury. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2006 Nov; 17(11):3132-8. PMID: 17021268.
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    9. Tichy M, Garg JP, Cho KC, Chertow GM. Bone disease and bottle caps. J Ren Nutr. 2005 Apr; 15(2):257-9. PMID: 15827900.
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    10. Cho KC, Chertow GM.Primer on Kidney Diseases; Greenberg A, ed. Management of Acute Renal Failure. 2005; 315-321.
    11. Hospital Medicine; Wachter RM, Goldman L, Hollander H, eds. Common Electrolyte Disorders. 2005; 1045-1053.