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

The Division of Nephrology ranked #27 by US News & World Report
The Division of Nephrology was ranked #27 by the USNWR 2019-2020 Best Hospital rankings. The division received the highest possible ratings for 30-day survival rate, nurse staffing ratio, advanced technologies, and patient services. Read more 

MelamedThe American Society of Nephrology Names Dr. Michal Melamed Distinguished Mentor
Dr. Michal Melamed received the American Society of Nephrology 2019 Distinguished Mentor Award. The prestigious award recognizes individuals who have made contributions to the kidney community through the mentorship and development of other clinicians or researchers, and inspires trainees to pursue nephrology and become leaders in the transformation of healthcare through innovations in research, education, and practice.

RossDr. Michael Ross Named Chief, Division of Nephrology
Dr. Ross was named Chief of the Division of Nephrology, beginning June 1, 2017.

Dr. Victor Schuster Named 2015 AAAS Fellow
Dr. Schuster was elected a 2015 AAAS Fellow for "his outstanding contributions to medicine and biochemistry, including the critical identification of the prostaglandin transporter, and for contributions as a distinguished educator and physician."


Division Chief

Michael RossMichael Ross, MD 

Chief, Division of Nephrology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Montefiore Medical Center
1300 Morris Park Avenue
Ullmann 615-C
Bronx, New York 10461
Telephone: 718-430-8768
Email: michael.ross@einstein.yu.edu 



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