Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Feinberg Cardiovascular Research Institute
Lorenzo  Gallon, MD

Lorenzo Gallon, MD

Professor of Medicine (Nephrology and Hypertension) and Surgery (Organ Transplantation)

Contact

312/926-4880

NMH/Arkes Family Pavilion Suite 1900
676 N Saint Clair
Chicago IL 60611

Hospital Affiliations

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Education and Certification

MD: University of Padua (1991)
Residency: Brigham & Women's Hospital (1998)
Fellowship: Brigham & Women's Hospital (1999)
Board Certification: Nephrology

Interests

Description of Interests

I am currently the Medical Director of the Translational Medicine Program, the Director of International Relations and the Director of the Renal Transplant Fellowship. My primary research interests are: Role of immunosuppressive medications in modulating the immune system, Genomic of chronic renal allograft rejection, Chronic kidney disease after liver transplant, Prednisone-free and Calcineurin inhibitors free immunosuppressive protocols, new immunosuppressive strategies, FSGS, Aging and impact of physical exercise after kidney transplantation, tolerance induction.

Interests (Keywords)

Immune Regulation; Immunology; Kidney; Translational Research; Transplantation

Research and Publications

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