Seifert_Michael

Facility
The Division of Nephrology
Academic Title
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Credentials
MSCI
Specialty
Nephrology
Gender
Male
County
Jefferson
Secondary Address
1600 7th Ave. S.,
Lowder Bldg., Suite 516
Birmingham, AL 35233
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Office Phone Number
(205) 638-9781
Fax
(205) 975-7051
Undergraduate
BA, Washington University in Saint Louis
Graduate
BA, Washington University in Saint Louis
Medical School
MD, University of Connecticut
Internship
University of Connecticut
Residency
University of Connecticut, Pediatrics
Fellowship
Boston Children's Hospital, Pediatric Nephrology
Interests
Kidney Transplantation, Cardiovascular Disease and Vascular Biology in Chronic Kidney Disease
Certification
American Society of Transplantation Pediatric Kidney Transplantation Fellowship
Professional Organizations
American Society of Pediatric Nephrology, American Society of Nephrology, American Society of Transplantation
Notable Publications and Presentations
1. Seifert ME, de las Fuentes L, Ginsberg C, Rothstein M, Dietzen DJ, Cheng SC, Ross W, Windus D, Davila-Roman VG, Hruska KA. Left Ventricular Mass Progression Despite Stable Blood Pressure and Kidney Function in Stage 3 CKD. Amer J Nephrology. 2014; 39(5): 392-399. PMCID: 4066883 (5/6/15).

2. Seifert ME, de las Fuentes L, Ginsberg C, Rothstein M, Dietzen DJ, Cheng SC, Ross W, Windus D, Davila-Roman VG, Hruska KA. Left Ventricular Mass Progression Despite Stable Blood Pressure and Kidney Function in Stage 3 CKD. Amer J Nephrology. 2014; 39(5): 392-399. PMCID: 4066883 (5/6/15).

3. Seifert ME, de las Fuentes L, Rothstein M, Dietzen DJ, Bierhals AJ, Cheng SC, Ross W, Windus D, Dávilá-Roman VG, Hruska KA. Effects of Phosphate Binder Therapy on Vascular Stiffness in Early-Stage Chronic Kidney Disease. Amer J Nephrology. 2013; 38(2): 158-67. PMCID: 3874122 (8/7/14).

4.Daly KP, Seifert ME, Chandraker A, Zurakowski D, Nohria A, Givertz MM, Karumanchi SA, Briscoe DM. VEGF-C, VEGF-A and Related Angiogenesis Factors as Biomarkers of Allograft Vasculopathy in Cardiac Transplant Recipients. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2013 Jan; 32(1): 120-8. PMCID: 3597743.

5.Dharnidharka VR, Seifert ME. Kidney Transplant Results in Children: Progress Made, but Blacks Lag Behind. Invited Commentary. Kidney International.2015; 87(3):492-4. PMCID: 4378232 (9/1/2015).
Physician Type
Pediatric Nephrologist
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