Dr. Upadhyay is a board-certified nephrologist with academic interests in examining the mechanisms of cardiovascular disease in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD), hemodialysis systems, and evidence-based medicine (EBM). He has conducted epidemiologic research in the Framingham Heart Study, led the evidence review team for the Kidney Disease Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) clinical practice guidelines on lipid management in CKD, and participated in the evidence review teams for the KDIGO clinical practice guidelines on blood pressure management in CKD and anemia management in CKD. He maintains an active clinical practice in general nephrology, hemodialysis, and peritoneal dialysis, and is the Program Director of BU's Nephrology Fellowship Training Program. In addition, he directs research and EBM curriculum of BU's Internal Medicine Residency Program, and was an Associate Program Director of the Internal Medicine Residency Program from 2012 to 2018. Outside of BU, Dr. Upadhyay serves as a voting member of the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI)’s Renal Disease and Detoxification Committee, the primary source of national and international consensus standards for hemodialysis technology and dialysis water sterilization processes.
Evans Center for Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research
Boston University School of Medicine
Nephrology Fellowship Program
Director, Scholarship and EBM
Boston University School of Medicine
Internal Medicine Residency Program
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Rashid H, Upadhyay AD, Pandey RM, Katyal J. Point prevalence of depression in persons with active epilepsy and impact of methodological moderators: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Epilepsy Behav. 2021 12; 125:108394. PMID: 34794012
Bhattacharya A, Ranjan P, Ghosh T, Agarwal H, Seth S, Maher GT, Upadhyay AD, Kumar A, Baitha U, Gupta G, Prakash B, Dwivedi SN, Wig N. Evaluation of the dose-effect association between the number of doses and duration since the last dose of COVID-19 vaccine, and its efficacy in preventing the disease and reducing disease severity: A single centre, cross-sectional analytical study from India. Diabetes Metab Syndr. 2021 Sep-Oct; 15(5):102238. PMID: 34364299; PMCID: PMC8321688; DOI: 10.1016/j.dsx.2021.102238;
Kamel MH, Mahmoud H, Zhen A, Liu J, Bielick CG, Mostaghim A, Lin N, Chitalia V, Ilori T, Waikar SS, Upadhyay A. End-stage kidney disease and COVID-19 in an urban safety-net hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. PLoS One. 2021; 16(6):e0252679.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34086775; PMCID: PMC8177422; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0252679;
Gupta G, Seth T, Garg V, Juneja R, Mahapatra M, Datta SK, Upadhyay AD, Saxena R. Efficacy of Single Low-Dose Rasburicase in Management of Tumor Lysis Syndrome in Leukemia and Lymphoma Patients. Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk. 2021 01; 21(1):e99-e104. PMID: 33039358
Verma A, Patel AB, Upadhyay A, Waikar SS. CREDENCE: Significant Victory for Diabetic Kidney Disease. Trends Endocrinol Metab. 2020 06; 31(6):391-393.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32327275
Neupane G, Acharya S, Bhattarai M, Upadhyay A, Belbase B, Bhandari M, Pandeya D, Pokharel S, Ghimire S, Thapa G, Karmacharya B, Bhatt MR, Spertus JA, Neupane D, Timsina L, Pokharel Y. Study, Design, and Rationale of Noncommunicable Diseases in Nepal (NCD Nepal) Study: A Community-Based Prospective Epidemiological and Implementation Study in Rural Nepal. Glob Adv Health Med. 2020; 9:2164956120917379. PMID: 32284911; PMCID: PMC7139172; DOI: 10.1177/2164956120917379;
Dennis M, Batalini F, Demers L, Upadhyay A. Overcoming barriers to resident scholarly productivity and research at a large academic institution. MedEdPublish. 2019; 8(3):1-11. View Publication
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