Michael R. Bennett, PhD

Director, Biomarker Laboratory

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-636-8349

Email michael.bennett@cchmc.org

Diagnostic markers for pediatric diseases; acute kidney injury; nephrotic syndrome, lupus nephritis; focal segmental glomerulosclerosis; mechanisms of neurologic disease
Research Fellowship: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

PhD: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, 2004.

BA: Thomas More College, Crestview Hills, KY, 1997.
Krawczeski C, Vandevoorde R, Kathman T, Bennett M, Woo J, Wang Y, Griffiths R, Devarajan P. Serum Cystatin C Is an Early Predictive Biomarker of Acute Kidney Injury after Pediatric Cardiopulmonary BypassCJASN. 2010; 2010 Sep;5(9):1552-7.

Bagshaw SM, Bennett M, Haase M, Haase-Fielitz A, Egi M, Morimatsu H, D'amico G, Goldsmith D, Devarajan P, Bellomo R. Plasma and urine neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin in septic versus non-septic acute kidney injury in critical illness. Intensive Care Med. 2009;36(3):381-4

Stella CL, Bennett MR, Devarajan P, Greis K, Wyder M, Macha S, Rao M, Jodicke C, Moussa H, How HY, Myatt L, Webster R, Sibai BM. Preterm labor biomarker discovery in serum using 3 proteomic profiling methodologies. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2009;201(4):387.e1-13.

Haase M, Bellomo R, Devarajan P, Ma Q, Bennett MR, Möckel M, Matalanis G, Dragun D, Haase-Fielitz A. Novel biomarkers early predict the severity of acute kidney injury after cardiac surgery in adultsAnn Thorac Surg. 2009;88(1):124-30

Haase-Fielitz A, Bellomo R, Devarajan P, Bennett M, Story D, Matalanis G, Frei U, Dragun D, Haase M. The predictive performance of plasma neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) increases with grade of acute kidney injury. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2009;24:3349-3354.

Bennett M, Ravipati N, Ross G, Nguyen M, Hirsch R, Beekman R, Rovner L, Devarajan P. Using proteomics to identify pre-procedural risk factors for contrast induced nephropathy. Proteomics – Clinical Applications. 2008;2(7-8):1058-1064.

Koyner JL, Bennett MR, Worcester EM, Ma Q, Raman J, Jeevanandam V, Kasza KE, O'Connor MF, Konczal DJ, Trevino S, Devarajan P, Murray PT. Urinary cystatin C as an early biomarker of acute kidney injury following adult cardiothoracic surgery. Kidney Int. 2008;74(8):1059-1069.

Lavery AP, Meinzen-Derr JK, Anderson E, Ma Q, Bennett MR, Devarajan P, Schibler KR. Urinary NGAL in premature infants. Pediatr Res. 2008;64(4):423-8.

Bennett M, Dent C, Ma Q, Dastrala S, Grenier F, Workman R, Syed H, Ali S, Barasch J, Devarajan P. Urine NGAL predicts acute kidney injury, morbidity and mortality after cardiac surgery: a prospective study. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 2008;3(3): 665-673.

Bennett M, Czech K, Arend L, Witte D, Devarajan P, Potter, S. Analysis of the glomerular gene expression profile in patients with focal segmental glomerulosclerosis. Experimental Nephron. 2007;107(1): e30-40

Suzuki M, Ross GF, Wiers K, Nelson S, Bennett MR, Passo MH, Devarajan P, Brunner HI. Identification of a urinary proteomic signature for lupus nephritis. Pediatric Nephrology. 2007;22(12): 2047-2057.