Prasad Devarajan, MD

Director, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension

Medical Director, Stone Center

Director, Nephrology and Hypertension Clinical Laboratory

Louise M. Williams Endowed Chair

Academic Affiliations

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-636-4531

Fax 513-636-7407


Clinical specialties: acute kidney injury, nephrotic syndrome, kidney stones

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Premedical Studies: Bombay University, India, 1979.

MD: Bombay University, India, 1985.

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Pleasant L, Ma Q, Devarajan M, Parameswaran P, Drake K, Siroky B, Shay-Winkler K, Robbins J, Devarajan P. Increased Susceptibility to Structural Acute Kidney Injury in a Mouse Model of Presymptomatic Cardiomyopathy. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2017.

Nehus E, Kaddourah A, Pyles O, Bennett M, Devarajan P. Subclinical Kidney Injury in Children Receiving Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs after Cardiac Surgery. J Pediatr. 2017.

Dong L, Ma Q, Bennett M, Devarajan P. Urinary Biomarkers of Cell Cycle Arrest are Delayed Predictors of Acute Kidney Injury After Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Bypass. Pediatr Nephrol. 2017.

Bennett MR, Pleasant L, Haffner C, Ma Q, Haffey WD, Ying J, Wagner M, Greis KD, Devarajan P. A Novel Biomarker Panel to Identify Steroid Resistance in Childhood Idiopathic Nephrotic Syndrome. Biomarker Insights. 2017:12.

Soto K, Campos P, Pinto I, Rodrigues B, Frade F, Papoila AL, Devarajan P. The risk of chronic kidney disease and mortality are increased after community-acquired acute kidney injury. Kidney Int. 2016 Nov;90(5):1090-1099.

Schuh MP, Nehus E, Ma Q, Haffner C, Bennett MR, Devarajan P. Long-term Stability of Urinary Biomarkers of Acute Kidney Injury in Children. Am J Kid Dis. 2016;67(1):56-61.

Devarajan P. Genomic and proteomic characterization of acute kidney injury. Nephron. 2015;131(2):85-91.

Zappitelli M, Greenberg JH, Coca SG, Krawczeski CD, Li S, Thiessen-Philbrook HR, Bennett MR, Devarajan P, Parikh CR, for the TRIBE-AKI Consortium. Association of Definition of Acute Kidney Injury by Cystatin C Rise With Biomarkers and Clinical Outcomes in Children Undergoing Cardiac Surgery. JAMA Pediatr. 2015 Jun 1;169(6):583-91.

Bennett MR, Nehus E, Haffner C, Ma Q, Devarajan P. Pediatric reference ranges for acute kidney injury biomarkers. Pediatr Nephrol. 2015 Apr;30(4):677-85.

Devarajan P. NGAL for the Detection of Acute Kidney Injury in the Emergency Room. Biomark Med. 2014 Feb;8(2):217-9.