Division of Nephrology


The Einstein Nephrology Fellowship Training Program offers 2-year and 3-year clinical and research training options. more info 


Research areas include cell biology of glomerular injury, the physiology of prostaglandin transport and actions in the kidney, the biochemistry of uremia and and its clinical correlates, Vitamin D deficiency and acidosis, acute kidney injury and its prevention, facets of transplantation including gene transcription profiling and bone disease, vascular access and its complications, and prevention of various complications of ESRD. more info 


Einstein-Montefiore Nephrology faculty listing.

About the Division

With a distinguished history of research, clinical care, and prominence in American academic nephrology, the Albert Einstein Division of Nephrology is an exciting place to train, work and learn. more info 

Faculty News

Dr. Vaughn Folkert Nephrology Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NY Dr. Vaughn Folkert to be Honored at Doctors' Recognition Day
Dr. Vaughn Folkert is the recipient of the Bronx County Medical Society 2015 "Peer to Peer" Excellence in Medicine Recognition Award.

Dr. Ladan Golestaneh MD, nephrology kidney dialysis albert einstein college of medicine montefiore medical center bronx nyDr. Ladan Golestaneh Awarded for Continuous Improvement in Dialysis
Dr. Ladan Golestaneh recently received the DaVita Core Value Award for Continuous Improvement for her outstanding quality work as medical director of Montefiore's Bedford Park Dialysis unit.


Interim Division Chief

Vaughn Folkert, M.D (bio)

Professor of Clinical Medicine 



Renal Grand Rounds 


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Albert Einstein College of Medicine
615, Ullmann Building
1300 Morris Park Avenue
Bronx, Ny 10461

Phone: 718.430.3158
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