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Center for Critical Care Nephrology


A research center specialized in developing, testing and evaluating devices for the diagnosis and treatment of critical illness.





Our Vision

To promote a multi-professional model of basic, translational, and clinical research with the goal of developing novel treatments and disruptive innovations to prevent, manage, and cure acute disorders of kidney function, as well as fluid and electrolyte disorders in critically ill patients.

Recent News:

Are Biomarkers Ready for Prime Time?

John Kellum answers in this new iCritical Care Podcast interview.​ Listen Here


Congratulations to the winners of our 7th Annual AKI Symposium Abstract Competition!
1st​ - Katherine Maringer
2nd​ - Megan Eshbach
3rd​ - Helong Dai

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3347 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA, 15213
Suite 220
Fax: 412-383-4222


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Donations to the Center for Critical Care Nephrology at the University of Pittsburgh support important research and training of new physician researchers. Learn more here.