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Mahmoud                        Kallash

Mahmoud Kallash MD

Department of Pediatrics

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

Pediatric Nephrology; Pediatrics

 

Education and Training:
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Nephrology, Children‘s Hospital of New Orleans (2013)
  • Chief Fellow, Pediatric Nephrology, Children‘s Hospital of New Orleans (2013)
  • Residency, Pediatrics, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center (2010)
  • Internship, Pediatrics, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center (2008)
  • MD, Medicine, University of Aleppo School of Medicine (2006)
Employment:
  • Fellowship Program Director, Nephrology, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (2015-present)
  • Medical Director, Pediatric Kidney Transplant, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2015-present)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (2013-present)
  • Attending Physician, Division of Nephrology, UBMD Pediatrics, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2013-present)
  • Associate Fellowship Program Director, Nephrology, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (2013–2015)
  • Resident On-Call, Medical-Surgical Arabic Center, Syria (2006)
Awards and Honors:
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Attending of the Year (2014)
  • Lousiana State University Children‘s Hospital of New Orleans: Best Poster Presentation - Fellow Award (Research Day) (2013)
  • Lousiana State University Health Sciences Center: Teaching 3rd Year Resident Award (2010)
  • University of Aleppo School of Medicine: First of Class Award (2006)
  • Lousiana State University Children‘s Hospital of New Orleans: Fellow of the Year Award (2010-2011)

Research Expertise:
  • Acute kidney injury
  • Fetal origin of kidney diseases
Grants and Sponsored Research:
  • December 2011–June 2013
    Low Birth Weight and Chronic Kidney Disease
    National Kidney Foundation - Louisiana
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $10,000

Journal Articles:
Books and Book Chapters:
  • Kallash M, Ingelfinger JR, Vehaskari VM. "Perinatal Programming and Blood Pressure". Pediatric Hypertension, 3rd Edition. 2013.

Professional Memberships:
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Society of Pediatric Nephrology
  • American Society of Nephrology
  • International Society of Pediatric Nephrology
  • Buffalo Pediatric Society
Presentations:
  • "EEYORE: Evaluating Eculizumab Use in Young Patients: Outcomes and REsponses - A Collaboration of the Midwest Pediatric Nephrology Consortium (MWPNC)" Kidney Week, American Society of Nephrology (2016)
  • "EEYORE: Evaluating Eculizumab Use in Young Patients: Outcomes and REsponses - A Collaboration of the Midwest Pediatric Nephrology Consortium (MWPNC)" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2016)
  • "Is Diffuse Mesangial Hypercellularity a Precursor to Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis in Children?" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2016)
  • "Is Diffuse Mesangial Hypercellularity a Precursor to Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis in Children?" Annual Conference, Eastern Society for Pediatric Research (2016)
  • "Pediatric Kidney Transplant: Pediatrician Update" Pediatric Grand Rounds, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2015)
  • "Acute Kidney Injury in Children Hospitalized with Nephrotic Syndrome: a MWPNC Study" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2015)
  • "Response of Children on Maintenance Dialysis to Hepatitis B Booster Vaccination" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2015)
  • "Risk Factors for Complications in Children Hospitalized with Nephrotic Syndrome" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2015)
  • "Pediatric Chronic Hypertension" Pediatric Grand Rounds, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2015)
  • "Lithium Toxicity Guidelines Update" Pediatric Nephrology Conference, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2015)
  • "The 2012 Glomerulonephritis Guidelines Update" Pediatric Nephrology Conference, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2014)
  • "Acute Kidney Injury and CRRT Basics" PICU Conference, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2014)
  • "Nephrology Made Easy" Pediatric Nephrology Board Review Course, Children‘s Hospital of New Orleans (2013)
  • "Low Birth Weight and Chronic Kidney Disease" 2013 Research Day, Lousiana State University Health Sciences Center, Department of Nephrology (2013)
  • "Renal Tubular Acidosis" Pediatric Noon Conference, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2013)
  • "Efficacy of Tacrolimus in the Treatment of Children with Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis" Kidney Week, American Society of Nephrology (2012)
  • "Hematuria and Proteinuria Evaluation" Pediatric Noon Conference, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2012)
  • "Nephrology Made Easy" Pediatric Nephrology Board Review Course, Children‘s Hospital of New Orleans (2012)
  • "ABC of Pediatric Renal Disorders" Pediatric Nephrology Board Review Course (2012)
  • "Efficacy of Tacrolimus in the Treatment of Children with Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis" 2012 Research Day, Lousiana State University Health Sciences Center, Department of Nephrology (2012)
  • "Renal Diseases" Board Review for Residents, University of South Alabama (2012)
  • "Hematuria" Grand Rounds, University of South Alabama Children's and Women's Hospital (2012)
  • "Abdominal Pain in an Adolescent with Kidney Transplant" International Conference on Dialysis, Renal Research Institute (2012)
  • "Hematuria and Proteinuria Evaluation" Pediatric Noon Conference (2012)
  • "Proteinuria" Grand Rounds, University of South Alabama Children's and Women's Hospital (2012)
  • "Glomerulonephritis" Pediatric Noon Conference, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2011)
  • "Nephrology Made Easy" Pediatric Nephrology Board Review Course, Children‘s Hospital of New Orleans (2011)
  • "Nephrotic Syndrome, Glomerulonephritis, Proteinuria and Hematuria, Renal Tubular Acidosis" Pediatric Nephrology Board Review Course, Children‘s Hospital of New Orleans (2011)
  • "Nephrotic Syndrome, Glomerulonephritis, Proteinuria and Hematuria, Renal Tubular Acidosis" Grand Rounds, Children's Hospital of New Orleans (2011)
  • "Urinary Tract Infections" Pediatric Grand Rounds, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center (2010)
  • "NSAID Risks in Cardiac Patients Before and After CABG Surgery" Annual International Conference, American Stroke Association (2007)
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Service Activities:
  • UBMD Pediatrics: Benefits Committee; Committee Member (2015–present)
  • UBMD Pediatrics: Pediatric Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring Program; Director (2014–present)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Faculty Council; Member (2014–present)
  • University at Buffalo and Midwest Pediatric Nephrology Consortium; Faculty Liaison (2013–present)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Pediatric Resident Recruitment Committee; Committee Member (2013–present)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Teaching Interest Group; Member (2013–present)
  • University of Aleppo School of Medicine: Volunteer Camp; Volunteer (2004)

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Contact Information

UBMD Pediatrics
Division of Nephrology
219 Bryant Street
Buffalo, NY 14222
Phone: (716) 878-7275
Fax: (716) 888-3801
Email: mkallash@buffalo.edu

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