In the recent study, “Patient and Caregiver Knowledge and Utilization of Partial Versus Radical Nephrectomy: Results of a National Kidney Foundation Survey to Assess Educational Needs of Kidney Cancer Patients and Caregivers,” published in the American Journal of Kidney Diseases, Russo et al report the results of a survey conducted by the National Kidney Foundation. […]
Dr. Craig Gordon, eAJKD Contributor
Dr. Craig Gordon is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Boston University Medical Center and the Nephrology Fellowship Program Director at Boston Medical Center. Dr. Gordon is a core faculty member and Robert Dawson Evans Educator for the Department of Medicine as well as the director of the Renal Module for the Disease and Therapy pathophysiology course for second year medical students at Boston University Medical Center. He underwent medical school training at New York University School of Medicine, completed residency training at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC), and a clinical research Nephrology fellowship at Tufts Medical Center. Dr. Gordon completed the Rabkin Fellow at the Shapiro Institute of BIDMC where he developed a Medical Procedure Service as a quality improvement measure to reduce medical errors.
Dr. Gordon’s research interests include diagnosis and treatment of hepatitis C virus in chronic kidney disease, hemodialysis patients, and transplant recipients as well as in procedural safety during kidney biopsies and other Nephrology and Internal Medicine procedures.