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Mark Okusa, MD
Charlottesville, VA USA

Mark D. Okusa, M.D. is the John C. Buchanan Distinguished Professor of Medicine, Chief, Division of Nephrology and Director, Center for Immunity, Inflammation and Regenerative Medicine at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA. He received his M.D., and internship and residency training at the Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, VA followed by clinical and research nephrology training at Yale University, New Haven, CT. Dr. Okusa joined the faculty at the University of Virginia in 1991 as a clinician investigator combining clinical care, education and research. His clinical and research interest focus on acute kidney injury. He is the principal investigator of several NIH grants including a T32 training grant. He has published over 130 original manuscripts and book chapters. He has served on advisory committees and study sections for the NIH, ASN, AHA, and NKF and as Chair of the Program Committee of the ASN (2011). Dr. Okusa was the Associate Editor of Nephron Physiology, and Kidney International and current member of the editorial boards of the American Journal of Physiology:Renal Physiology, American Journal of Nephrology, Kidney International and Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. Dr. Okusa has been listed in Castle Connally’s America’s Top Doctors (2001-2014), member of the American Clinical and Climatological Association and elected Councilor to the American Society of Nephrology in 2012.