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Patricio Silva, MD

Professor, Medicine

Patricio Silva
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Contact Information

Contact Information

Phone

215-707-7937

Email

patricio.silva@temple.edu
About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Dialysis
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Renal transplantation

Research Interests

  • Electrolyte transport and metabolism
  • Renal metabolism
  • Role of Na-K-ATPase in transport
  • Cellular respiration
  • Peptide regulation of transport
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Fellowship, Nephrology, Beth Israel Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 1974
  • Fellowship, Nephrology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, 1971
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Catedra "D" de Medicina, Hospital Clinico de la Universidad de Chile, 1967
  • MD (cum laude), Catholic University of Chile School of Medicine, Santiago, Chile, 1964
  • BS, Biological Science, Catholic University of Chile School of Medicine, Santiago, Chile, 1959

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Sub-specialty of Nephrology

Memberships

  • American Federation for Clinical Research
  • American Society of Nephrology
  • International Society of Nephrology
  • American Physiological Society
  • American Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • American Society for Clinical Investigation
  • American Society of Renal Biochemistry and Metabolism
  • President Elect, American Society of Renal Biochemistry and Metabolism
  • College of Physicians of Philadelphia
Publications

PubMed Publications

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