Sushrut Waikar, MD
Norman G. Levinsky Professor of Medicine
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
Nephrology

MD, Yale University
MPH, Harvard School of Public Health




Sushrut S. Waikar, MD, MPH received a BA in English and Neuroscience at Amherst College, his MD at Yale, and an MPH at Harvard. He is the Norman G. Levinsky Professor of Medicine at Boston University School of Medicine and Chief of Nephrology at Boston Medical Center. Dr. Waikar's research interests and active projects include biomarker discovery/validation, non-invasive biomarkers of kidney histopathology, renal functional reserve, kidney functional MRI, oxalate nephropathy, and clinical trials in CKD. He is a Principal Investigator of several NIH grants including the Kidney Precision Medicine Project (UH3DK114915), the Chronic Kidney Disease of Uncertain Etiology Consortium (U01DK130060), the Boston University Kidney and Medical Engineering Program (R25DK128858), Metablomics of Renal Functional Reserve (R21DK119751), and Biomarkers of Chronic Kidney Disease (U01DK085660).

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Boston University School of Medicine
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Role of Amphiregulin in kidney fibrosis- DK121200
09/15/2019 - 08/31/2024 (PI)
Washington University National Institutes

Histopathology, outcomes, and biomarkers of advanced chronic
01/01/2022 - 12/31/2023 (PI)
Johnson and Johnson

A Study of the Prevalence of Apolipoprotein L1 (APOL1) Alleles Among Individuals With Proteinuric Kidney Disease Who Are of Recent African Ancestry or Geographic Origin
08/20/2020 - 08/20/2023 (PI)
Vertex Pharmaceuticals

Electronic Tools to Increase Recognition and Improve Primary
09/16/2019 - 07/31/2023 (PI)
Brigham and Womens Hospital National Institute o
5R01DK116898-04

A Phase 2a, Open-label, Single-arm, 2-Part Study to Evaluate the Efficacy, Safety, and Pharmacokinetics of VX-147 in Adults With APOL1-dependent Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis
07/29/2020 - 07/29/2023 (PI)
Vertex Pharmaceuticals

The Boston University Kidney and Medical Engineering Program (BU-KIDMEP)
04/01/2021 - 02/28/2023 (PI)
National Institutes of Health/DHHS/NIH
1R25DK128858-01

Boston Kidney Biopsy Cohort - Master Agreement
01/03/2022 - 01/02/2023 (PI)
Natera, Inc.

ADVANCING MULTIPARAMETRIC KIDNEY FUNCTIONAL MRI TO PHENOTYPE INDIVIDUALS WITH CKD
07/01/2020 - 06/30/2022 (PI)
University of Washington, Seattle NIH-NIDDK
5U2CDK114886-04

Kidney Physiology Phenotyping in the Kidney Precision Medicine Project
07/01/2020 - 06/30/2022 (PI)
University of Washington, Seattle NIH-NIDDK

Harvard Chronic Kidney Disease Research Biopsy Center_Copy
09/01/2019 - 06/30/2022 (PI)
Brigham and Womens Hospital National Institute o
5UH3DK114915-05

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Yr Title Project-Sub Proj Pubs
2022 The Boston University Kidney and Medical Engineering Program (BU-KIDMEP) 5R25DK128858-02
2021 Discovery Science Collaborative for CKDu 1U01DK130060-01
2021 The Boston University Kidney and Medical Engineering Program (BU-KIDMEP) 1R25DK128858-01
2021 Harvard Chronic Kidney Disease Research Biopsy Center 5UH3DK114915-05
2020 Metabolomics and Renal Functional Reserve 5R21DK119751-02
2020 Harvard Chronic Kidney Disease Research Biopsy Center 5UH3DK114915-04
2019 Metabolomics and Renal Functional Reserve 1R21DK119751-01
2019 Harvard Chronic Kidney Disease Research Biopsy Center 4UH3DK114915-03
2019 Biomarkers of Chronic Kidney Disease 5U01DK085660-10 46
2018 Harvard Chronic Kidney Disease Research Biopsy Center 5UG3DK114915-02 1
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  1. Causland FRM, Ravi KS, Curtis KA, Kibbelaar ZA, Short SAP, Singh AT, Correa S, Waikar SS. A randomized controlled trial of two dialysate sodium concentrations in hospitalized hemodialysis patients. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2022 Jun 23; 37(7):1340-1347. PMID: 34792161
     
  2. Limonte CP, Valo E, Drel V, Natarajan L, Darshi M, Forsblom C, Henderson CM, Hoofnagle AN, Ju W, Kretzler M, Montemayor D, Nair V, Nelson RG, O'Toole JF, Toto RD, Rosas SE, Ruzinski J, Sandholm N, Schmidt IM, Vaisar T, Waikar SS, Zhang J, Rossing P, Ahluwalia TS, Groop PH, Pennathur S, Snell-Bergeon JK, Costacou T, Orchard TJ, Sharma K, de Boer IH. Urinary Proteomics Identifies Cathepsin D as a Biomarker of Rapid eGFR Decline in Type 1 Diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2022 Jun 02; 45(6):1416-1427.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35377940; PMCID: PMC9210873; DOI: 10.2337/dc21-2204;
     
  3. Correa S, Guerra-Torres XE, Ravi KS, Mothi SS, Waikar SS, Mc Causland FR. Risk of Intradialytic Hypotension by Day of the Week in Maintenance Hemodialysis. ASAIO J. 2022 Jun 01; 68(6):865-873. PMID: 34494985
     
  4. Singh AK, Cizman B, Carroll K, McMurray JJV, Perkovic V, Jha V, Johansen KL, Lopes RD, Macdougall IC, Obrador GT, Waikar SS, Wanner C, Wheeler DC, Wiecek A, Stankus N, Strutz F, Blackorby A, Cobitz AR, Meadowcroft AM, Paul G, Ranganathan P, Sedani S, Solomon S. Efficacy and Safety of Daprodustat for Treatment of Anemia of Chronic Kidney Disease in Incident Dialysis Patients: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Intern Med. 2022 Jun 01; 182(6):592-602. PMID: 35377393; PMCID: PMC8981070; DOI: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2022.0605;
     
  5. Singh AK, Blackorby A, Cizman B, Carroll K, Cobitz AR, Davies R, Jha V, Johansen KL, Lopes RD, Kler L, Macdougall IC, McMurray JJV, Meadowcroft AM, Obrador GT, Perkovic V, Solomon S, Wanner C, Waikar SS, Wheeler DC, Wiecek A. Study design and baseline characteristics of patients on dialysis in the ASCEND-D trial. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2022 Apr 25; 37(5):960-972. PMID: 33744933; PMCID: PMC9035347; DOI: 10.1093/ndt/gfab065;
     
  6. Eneanya ND, Lakin JR, Paasche-Orlow MK, Lindvall C, Moseley ET, Henault L, Hanchate AD, Mandel EI, Wong SPY, Zupanc SN, Davis AD, El-Jawahri A, Quintiliani LM, Chang Y, Waikar SS, Bansal AD, Schell JO, Lundquist AL, Tamura MK, Yu MK, Unruh ML, Argyropoulos C, Germain MJ, Volandes A. Video Images about Decisions for Ethical Outcomes in Kidney Disease (VIDEO-KD): the study protocol for a multi-centre randomised controlled trial. BMJ Open. 2022 Apr 08; 12(4):e059313.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35396311; PMCID: PMC8996022; DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2021-059313;
     
  7. Johnson MJ, Tommerdahl KL, Vinovskis C, Waikar S, Reinicke T, Parikh CR, Obeid W, Nelson RG, van Raalte DH, Pyle L, Nadeau KJ, Bjornstad P. Relationship between biomarkers of tubular injury and intrarenal hemodynamic dysfunction in youth with type 1 diabetes. Pediatr Nephrol. 2022 Mar 14. PMID: 35286453
     
  8. Singh AT, Waikar SS, Mc Causland FR. Association of Different Definitions of Intradialytic Hypertension With Long-Term Mortality in Hemodialysis. Hypertension. 2022 04; 79(4):855-862. PMID: 35166122; PMCID: PMC8916991; DOI: 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.121.18058;
     
  9. Rhee EP, Surapaneni A, Zheng Z, Zhou L, Dutta D, Arking DE, Zhang J, Duong T, Chatterjee N, Luo S, Schlosser P, Mehta R, Waikar SS, Saraf SL, Kelly TN, Hamm LL, Rao PS, Mathew AV, Hsu CY, Parsa A, Vasan RS, Kimmel PL, Clish CB, Coresh J, Feldman HI, Grams ME. Trans-ethnic genome-wide association study of blood metabolites in the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC) study. Kidney Int. 2022 04; 101(4):814-823. PMID: 35120996; PMCID: PMC8940669; DOI: 10.1016/j.kint.2022.01.014;
     
  10. Adler JT, Husain SA, Xiang L, Rodrigue JR, Waikar SS. Initial Home Dialysis Is Increased for Rural Patients by Accessing Urban Facilities. Kidney360. 2022 Mar 31; 3(3):488-496. PMID: 35582180; PMCID: PMC9034801; DOI: 10.34067/KID.0006932021;
     
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Bar chart showing 242 publications over 18 distinct years, with a maximum of 42 publications in 2021

YearPublications
20051
20064
20073
20086
20096
20103
20119
201215
201315
201413
201512
201617
201715
201811
201923
202036
202142
202211
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