Kevin Edward Meyers, M.B., B.Ch

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Professor of Pediatrics (Nephrology) at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Vice Chair, Committees for Protection of Human Subjects (IRB), Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics
9th Floor The HUB
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215 590 4155
Fax: 215 590 3705
M.B., B.Ch
University of the Witwatersrand (cum laude), 1983.
FCP (S.A.) (Pediatrics)
Fellow of the South African College of Medicine, 1989.
D.T.M. & H
University of the Witwatersrand (cum laude), 1991.
MD (Medicine)
ECFMG 0-494-158-9, 1993.
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Selected Publications

Wang L, Smith-Salzberg B, Meyers KEC, Glenn DA, Tuttle KR, Derebail VK, Brady TM, Gibson K, Smith AR, O'Shaughnessy MM, Srivastava T, Hall G, Zee J, Bitzer M, Sethna CB.: Tobacco exposure in adults and children with proteinuric glomerulopathies: a NEPTUNE cohort study. BMC Nephrology 24(1), February 2023

Mariani L, Eddy S, AlAkwaa F, ….Meyers KE…Kretzler M.: Precision nephrology identified tumor necrosis factor activation variability in minimal change disease and focal segmental glomerulosclerosis. Kidney International 103(3): 565-579, March 2023.

Kuznetsova A, Meyers KE, Dhanantwari P, Laney N, Frank R, and Sethna CB.: Sleep-related breathing disorders and cardiometabolic risk factors in pediatric kidney transplant recipients. Pediatric Transplantation 26(8): e14355, December 2022.

Gipson DS, Troost JP, Spino C, Attalla S, Tarnoff J, Massengill S, Lafayette R, Vega-Warner V, Adler S, Gipson P, Elliott M, Kaskel F, Fermin D, Moxey-Mims M, Fine RN, Brown EJ, Reidy K, Tuttle K, Gibson K, Lemley KV, Greenbaum LA, Atkinson MA, Hingorani S, Srivastava T, Sethna CB, Meyers KE, Tran C, Dell KM, Wang CS, Yee JL, Sampson MG, Gbadegesin R, Lin JJ, Brady T, Rheault M, Trachtman H.: Comparing Kidney Health Outcomes in Children, Adolescents, and Adults With Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis. JAMA Netw Open 5(8): e2228701, August 2022.

Wang CS, MD, Troost JP, Wang Y, Greenbaum LA, Gibson K, Trachtman H, Srivastava T, Reidy K, Kaskel F, Sethna CB, Meyers KEC, Dell, KM, Tran CL, Singorani S, Lemley KV, Lin JJ, and Gipson DS: Determinants of Medication Adherence in Childhood Nephrotic Syndrome and Associations of Adherence with Clinical Outcomes. Pediatric Nephrology 37(7): 1585-1595, July 2022.

Haley JE, Woodly SA, Daniels SR, Falkner B, Ferguson M, Flynn JT, Hanevold C, Hooper SR, Ingelfinger JR, Khoury PR, Lande MB, Martin LJ, Meyers KE, Mitsnefes M, Becker RC, Rosner B, Samuels J, Tran A, Urbina E.: Association of Blood Pressure-Related Increase in Arterial Stiffness on Other Measures of Target Organ Damage in Youth. Hypertension 79(9): 2042-2050, June 2022.

Srivastava T, Dell KM, Lemley KV, Gipson DS, Kaskel, FJ, Meyers KE, Faul C, Goldhaber A, Pehrson LJ and Trachtman H.: Gluten-free diet in childhood difficult-to-treat nephrotic syndrome: a pilot feasibility study. Glomerular Diseases June 2022.

Price JJ, Urbina EM, Carlin K, Becker R, Daniels SR, Falkner BE, Ferguson M, Hanevold C, Hooper SR, Ingelfinger JR, Lande MB, Martin LJ, Meyers KEC, Mitsnefes M, Rosner B, Samuels J, and Flynn JT.: Cardiovascular Risk Factors and Target Organ Damage in Adolescents: the SHIP AHOY Study. Pediatrics 149(6): e2021054201, June 2022.

Kaplinski M, Griffis H, Liu F, Tinker C, Laney NC, Mendoza M, Cohen MS, Meyers KE and Natarajan S.: Left ventricular measurements and strain in pediatric patients evaluated for systemic hypertension and the effect of adequate anti-hypertensive treatment. Pediatric Cardiology 43(1): 155-163, January 2022.

Fleury AS, Durand R, Cahill AM, Meyers KEC, Otero HJ.: Validation of CT angiography in assessment of Pediatric Renovascular Hypertension: a comparison with digital subtraction angiography. Pediatric Radiology. 51(13): 2507-2520, December 2021.

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Last updated: 08/22/2023
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