Shauna L. Tarsi DO

Shauna Tarsi

Shauna L. Tarsi
DO

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Pediatrics

Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences


Specialty/Research Focus

Pediatric Nephrology; Pediatrics

Contact Information
UBMD Pediatrics
Division of Nephrology
1001 Main Street
Buffalo, New York 14203
Phone: (716) 323-0140
Fax: (716) 323-0292
slp23@buffalo.edu


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Professional Summary:

I completed my residency training in Pediatrics followed by a fellowship in Pediatric Nephrology. I am currently practicing as a Pediatric Nephrologist. I have been closely involved with reestablishing our ambulatory blood pressure monitoring program here at UBMD Pediatric Nephrology to assist in the diagnosis of hypertension in children and adolescents. In addition to clinical practice, I hope to establish some Quality Improvement projects in our division as well as in our dialysis unit.

Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, Pediatric Nephrology, University at Buffalo (2019)
  • Residency, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (2015)
  • DO, Osteopathic Medicine, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (2012)
  • MS, Natural Sciences, University at Buffalo (2008)
  • BS, Biology, Cornell University (2006)

Employment:

  • Attending Physician, Nephrology, Oishei Children's Hospital (2019-present)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (2019-present)
  • General Pediatrician, Forestream Pediatrics (2015–2016)

Awards and Honors:

  • Buffalo Spree Magazine: Top Doctors in Western New York (2022)
  • Buffalo Spree Magazine: Top Doctors in Western New York (2021)
  • Cornell University: Dean's List


Journal Articles:

Abstracts:

  • Tarsi S, Liu L, Waz WR, Wu X. (2020) Complete Renal Recovery in Patient with Anuria AKI of 72 hours with Hypertensive Encephalopathy: A Case Report of APSGN. Annual Conference; Eastern Society for Pediatric Research; E-ESPR2020: 289.. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (Mar), (289)Poster
  • Scheurmann GC, Liu L, Franz K, Tarsi S, Waz WR, Abdul-Aziz R, Elenberg E, Wu X. (2020) Renal Involvement and Its Treatment in Pediatric Patients with PR3 ANCA Positive Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (GPA). Annual Conference; Eastern Society for Pediatric Research; E-ESPR2020: 340. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (Mar), (340)Poster
  • Abdul-Aziz R, Liu L, Tarsi S, Waz WR, Wu X. (2020) Complete Renal Recovery in Patient with a Rare Kidney Disease: A Case Report of C3GN. Annual Conference; Eastern Society for Pediatric Research; E-ESPR2020: 339. e-poster presentation. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (Mar), (339)Poster
  • Tarsi S, Wang H, Wu X, Kumar V. (2019) Role of Hypoxia-Hyperoxia on Nephrogenesis and Nephronal Maturation and Its Risk of Kidney Disease and Hypertension in Adult Mice. Annual Conference; Eastern Society for Pediatric Research. - Oral Presentation. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (Mar)Oral
  • El Chaki R, Tarsi S, Al Dugheim A, Kallash M. (2017) Effective Treatment of Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis Relapse in Renal Transplant Patients. Annual Meeting; Western Society for Pediatric Research. (Oct)Poster
  • Tarsi S, Lehman H. (2015) Evaluation of a Quality Improvement Tool to Initiate Referral of Hospitalized Asthmatics to Specialist Care. Annual Meeting; American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. Houston, Texas (Feb)Poster

Professional Memberships:

  • American Society of Nephrology (2016–present)
  • American Society of Pediatric Nephrology (2016–present)
  • American Academy of Pediatrics (2012-2015, 2018, 2020 - present)

Presentations:

  • "The Role of Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring in Evaluating Pediatric Hypertension" Grand Rounds (2021)

Service Activities:

  • Education liaison for pediatric nephrology curriculum for pediatric resident education; Education liaison (2020–present)
  • Act as a liaison between pediatric residents and nephrology faculty to organize nephrology lectures for resident education; Education liaison (2020–present)

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Contact Information

UBMD Pediatrics
Division of Nephrology
1001 Main Street
Buffalo, New York 14203
Phone: (716) 323-0140
Fax: (716) 323-0292
slp23@buffalo.edu

This faculty member is affiliated with UBMD, practicing physicians who are also professors in the Jacobs School.

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