Susan L Furth

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Professor of Pediatrics
Chief, Division of Nephrology, Laffely-Connely Chair in Pediatric Nephrology , Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Associate Chair for Academic Affairs, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4399
Office: 215-590-2449
Fax: 215-590-3705
Education:
B.A.
University of Pennsylvania (English), 1984.
M.D.
University of Pennsylvania , 1988.
Ph.D.
Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health (Clinical Investigation), 1999.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

chronic kidney disease in children, cohort studies, measurement of kidney function

Selected Publications

Kovesdy Csaba P, Furth Susan L, Zoccali Carmine: Obesity and Kidney Disease: Hidden Consequences of the Epidemic. American journal of nephrology 45(3): 283-291, Feb 2017.

Kovesdy Csaba P, Furth Susan L, Zoccali Carmine: Obesity and kidney disease: hidden consequences of the epidemic. Kidney international 91(2): 260-262, Feb 2017.

Lopez-Rivera Esther, Liu Yangfan P, Verbitsky Miguel, Anderson Blair R, Capone Valentina P, Otto Edgar A, Yan Zhonghai, Mitrotti Adele, Martino Jeremiah, Steers Nicholas J, Fasel David A, Vukojevic Katarina, Deng Rong, Racedo Silvia E, Liu Qingxue, Werth Max, Westland Rik, Vivante Asaf, Makar Gabriel S, Bodria Monica, Sampson Matthew G, Gillies Christopher E, Vega-Warner Virginia, Maiorana Mariarosa, Petrey Donald S, Honig Barry, Lozanovski Vladimir J, Salomon Rémi, Heidet Laurence, Carpentier Wassila, Gaillard Dominique, Carrea Alba, Gesualdo Loreto, Cusi Daniele, Izzi Claudia, Scolari Francesco, van Wijk Joanna A E, Arapovic Adela, Saraga-Babic Mirna, Saraga Marijan, Kunac Nenad, Samii Ali, McDonald-McGinn Donna M, Crowley Terrence B, Zackai Elaine H, Drozdz Dorota, Miklaszewska Monika, Tkaczyk Marcin, Sikora Przemyslaw, Szczepanska Maria, Mizerska-Wasiak Malgorzata, Krzemien Grazyna, Szmigielska Agnieszka, Zaniew Marcin, Darlow John M, Puri Prem, Barton David, Casolari Emilio, Furth Susan L, Warady Bradley A, Gucev Zoran, Hakonarson Hakon, Flogelova Hana, Tasic Velibor, Latos-Bielenska Anna, Materna-Kiryluk Anna, Allegri Landino, Wong Craig S, Drummond Iain A, D'Agati Vivette, Imamoto Akira, Barasch Jonathan M, Hildebrandt Friedhelm, Kiryluk Krzysztof, Lifton Richard P, Morrow Bernice E, Jeanpierre Cecile, Papaioannou Virginia E, Ghiggeri Gian Marco, Gharavi Ali G, Katsanis Nicholas, Sanna-Cherchi Simone: Genetic Drivers of Kidney Defects in the DiGeorge Syndrome. The New England journal of medicine Jan 2017.

Atkinson Meredith A, Juraschek Stephen P, Bertenthal Michael S, Detrick Barbara, Furth Susan L, Miller Edgar R: Pilot study of the effect of cholecalciferol supplementation on hepcidin in children with chronic kidney disease: Results of the D-fense Trial. Pediatric nephrology (Berlin, Germany) Dec 2016.

Fitzgerald Julie C, Basu Rajit K, Akcan-Arikan Ayse, Izquierdo Ledys M, Piñeres Olave Byron E, Hassinger Amanda B, Szczepanska Maria, Deep Akash, Williams Duane, Sapru Anil, Roy Jason A, Nadkarni Vinay M, Thomas Neal J, Weiss Scott L, Furth Susan: Acute Kidney Injury in Pediatric Severe Sepsis: An Independent Risk Factor for Death and New Disability. Critical care medicine 44(12): 2241-2250, Dec 2016.

Atkinson MA, Juraschek SP, Bertenthal MS, Detrick B, Furth SL, Miller ER 3rd: Pilot study of the effect of cholecalciferol supplementation on hepcidin in children with chronic kidney disease: Results of the D-fense Trial. Pediatr Nephrol Dec 2016 Notes: doi: 10.1007/s00467-016-3563-6 Epub ahead of print.

Ruebner RL, Ng D, Mitsnefes M, Foster BJ, Meyers K, Warady B, Furth SL: Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors and Left Ventricular Hypertrophy in Girls and Boys with CKD Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 11(11): 1962-68, Nov 2016.

Ng DK, Moxey-Mims M, Warady BA, Furth SL, Munoz A: Racial differences in renal replacement therapy initiation among children with a nonglomerular cause of chronic kidney disease. Ann Epidemiol 26(11): 780-787, Nov 2016.

Lande MB, Mendley SR, Matheson MB, Shinnar S, Gerson AC, Samuels JA, Warady BA, Furth SL, Hooper SR: Association of blood pressure variability and neurocognition in children with chronic kidney disease. Pediatr Neph 31(11): 2137-44, Nov 2016.

Woroniecki RP, Ng DK, Limou S, Winkler CA, Reidy KJ, Mitsnefes M, Sampson MG, Wong CS, Warady BA, Furth SL, Kopp JB, Kaskel FJ. : Renal and Cardiovascular Morbidities Associated with APOL1 Status among African-American and Non-African-American Children with Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis. Front Pediatr 17(4): 122, Nov 2016.

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