Gilad Hamdani, MD

Clinical Fellow, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension

Academic Affiliation

Phone 513-636-5431



Pediatric nephrology


Pediatric nephrology; hypertension; ambulatory blood pressure monitoring

During his clinical fellowship in pediatric nephrology at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Dr. Hamdani worked under Dr. Mark Mitsnefes through the Midwest Pediatric Nephrology Consortium, studying the association of ambulatory blood pressure characteristics with cardiovascular and graft outcomes of pediatric kidney recipients.

On July 2016 he started his postdoctoral fellowship in pediatric hypertension under Dr. Mistnefes and Dr. Elaine Urbina, as part of the Strategically Focused Hypertension Research Network (SFRN), and is currently participating in the Study of Hypertension in Pediatrics Adult Onset in Youth (SHIP AHOY) study, focusing on the ambulatory blood pressure and metabolic phenotypes predicting target organ damage in youth hypertension.

MD: Hebrew University/Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, 2008.

Residency: Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, 2012.

Fellowship: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, 2016.

View PubMed Publications

Hamdani G, Nehus EJ, Hooper DK, Mitsnefes MM. Masked Hypertension and allograft function in pediatric and young adult kidney transplant recipients. Pediatr Transplant. 2016 Jun 28.

Hamdani G, Nehus E, Hanevold C, Sebestyen Van Sickle J, Woroniecki R, Wenderfer S, Hooper D, Blowey D, Wilson A, Warady B Mitsnefes M. Ambulatory Blood Pressure, Left Ventricular Hypertrophy and Allograft Function in Children and Young Adults after Kidney Transplantation. Transplantation. 2016 Feb 18.

Gurt I, Artsi H, Cohen-Kfir E, Hamdani G, Ben-Shalom G, Feinstein B, El-Haj M, Dresner-Pollak R. The Sirt1 Activators SRT2183 and SRT3025 Inhibit RANKL-Induced Osteoclastogenesis in Bone Marrow-Derived Macrophages and Down-Regulate Sirt3 in Sirt1 Null Cells. PLoS One. 2015 Jul 30;10(7):e0134391.

Hamdani G, Gabet Y, Rachmilewitz D, Karmeli F, Bab I, Dresner-Pollak R. Dextran Sodium Sulfate-Induced Colitis Causes Rapid Bone Loss in Mice. Bone. 2008 Nov;43(5):945-50.

Dresner-Pollak R, Gabet Y, Steimatzky A, Hamdani G, Bab I, Ackerman Z, Weinreb M. Human Parathyroid Hormone 1-34 Prevents Bone Loss in Experimental Billiary Cirrhosis in Rats. Gastroenterology. 2008 Jan;134(1):259-67.