Rene G. Van De Voorde III, MD

Medical Director, Dialysis Unit

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-636-4531

Fax 513-636-7407

Email rene.vandevoorde@cchmc.org

Dialysis; primarily infant dialysis; chronic kidney disease; acute kidney injury; hypertension

MD: Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN.

Residency: Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital, Cincinnati, OH.

Chief Resident: Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital, Cincinnati, OH.

Fellowship: Pediatric Nephrology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital, Cincinnati, OH.

Certification: Pediatrics, 2003; Pediatric Nephrology, 2008.

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VanDeVoorde RG, Mitsnefes MM. Hypertension in chronic kidney disease in children. Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease. 2011.

Krawczeski CD, Vandevoorde RG, Kathman T, Bennett MR, Woo JG, Wang Y, Griffiths RE, Devarajan P. Serum cystatin C is an early predictive biomarker of acute kidney injury after pediatric cardiopulmonary bypass. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2010 Sep;5(9):1552-7.

Alon US, VandeVoorde RG. Beneficial effect of cinacalcet in a child with familial hypocalciuric hypercalcemia. Pediatr Nephrol. 2010 Sep;25(9):1747-50.

Bredrup C, Matejas V, Barrow M, Bláhová K, Bockenhauer D, Fowler DJ, Gregson RM, Maruniak-Chudek I, Medeira A, Mendonça EL, Kagan M, Koenig J, Krastel H, Kroes HY, Saggar A, Sawyer T, Schittkowski M, Swietliński J, Thompson D, VanDeVoorde RG, Wittebol-Post D, Woodruff G, Zurowska A, Hennekam RC, Zenker M, Russell-Eggitt I. Ophthalmological aspects of Pierson syndrome. Am J Ophthalmol. 2008 Oct;146(4):602-611. 

VanDe Voorde RG, Mitsnefes MM. Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring: a quest for truth. Pediatr Transplant. 2007 Feb;11(1):10-3.

Wuhl E, Kogan J, Zurowska A, Matejas V, VanDeVoorde RG, Aigner T, Wendler O, Lesniewska I, Bouvier R, Reis A, Weis J, Cochat P, Zenker M. Neuro-developmental deficits in Pierson (microcoria-congenital nephrosis) Syndrome. American Journal of Medical Genetics (A). 2007;143(4):311-9.

VanDeVoorde RG, Barletta G, Chand D, Dresner IG, Lane J, Leiser J, Lin JJ, Pan CG, Patel H, Valentini RP, Mitsnefes MM. Status of Blood Pressure Control in Children on Maintenance Hemodialysis: The Midwest Pediatric Nephrology Consortium (MWPNC) Study. Pediatric Nephrology. 2007;22(4):547-53.

VanDeVoorde R, Witte D, Kogan J, Goebel J. Pierson Syndrome: A Novel Cause of Congenital Nephrotic Syndrome. Pediatrics. 2006;118(2):E1-5.

Randomized, Open-Label, Active-Controlled Study of the Safety, Efficacy, and Pharmacokinetics of Ferumoxytol Compared with Oral Iron for the Treatment of Iron Deficiency Anemia in Pediatric Subjects with Dialysis dependent Chronic Kidney Disease. Site Co-investigator. AMAG Pharmaceutical. Apr 2011 - present.

Randomized, Open-Label, Active-Controlled Study of the Safety, Efficacy, and Pharmacokinetics of Ferumoxytol Compared with Oral Iron for the Treatment of Iron Deficiency Anemia in Pediatric Subjects with Non-dialysis dependent Chronic Kidney Disease. Site-Principal Investigator. AMAG Pharmaceuticals. Apr 2011 - present.

A Randomized, Open-label, Controlled Study to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of Cinacalcet HCI in Pediatric Subjects With Secondary Hyperparathyroidism and Chronic Kidney Disease Receiving Dialysis. Principal Investigator. AMGEN. Jul 2014 – present.

An Open-label, Single-arm Study to Assess the Safety and Tolerability of Cinacalcet HCI in Addition to Standard of Care in Pediatric Subjects Age 28 Days to < 6 Years with Chronic Kidney Disease and Secondary Hyperparathyroidism Receiving Dialysis. Principal Investigator. NAPRTCS. Mar 2012 – Mar 2016.