Pradeep V Kadambi

Pradeep V Kadambi, MD, MBA, FASN, FAST

Professor; Senior Associate Dean For Clinical Affairs; President And CEO, University Of Florida Jacksonville Physicians, Inc.

Department: Dean's Office – Administration
Business Phone: (904) 244-3159
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology
    American Board of Internal Medicine

Clinical Profile

  • Medicine
  • Nephrology
Areas of Interest
  • Kidney transplant


BK polyomavirus-pathogen, paradigm and puzzle.
Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association – European Renal Association. 36(4):587-593 [DOI] 10.1093/ndt/gfz273. [PMID] 31891401.
Donor-Derived Cell-Free DNA (ddcf-DNA) and Acute Antibody-Mediated Rejection in Kidney Transplantation.
Medicina (Kaunas, Lithuania). 57(5) [DOI] 10.3390/medicina57050436. [PMID] 34062714.
Impact of transplant pharmacists on length of stay and 30-day hospital readmission rate: a single-centre retrospective cohort study.
European journal of hospital pharmacy : science and practice. 28(Suppl 2):e146-e150 [DOI] 10.1136/ejhpharm-2020-002421. [PMID] 33380430.
Histoplasma Peritonitis: An Extremely Rare Complication of Peritoneal Dialysis.
Case reports in nephrology. 2018 [DOI] 10.1155/2018/8015230. [PMID] 29862101.
Renal replacement therapy in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome: a single-center retrospective study.
International journal of nephrology and renovascular disease. 11:249-257 [DOI] 10.2147/IJNRD.S164628. [PMID] 30288081.
Variability in assessing for BK viremia: whole blood is not reliable and plasma is not above reproach – a retrospective analysis.
Transplant international : official journal of the European Society for Organ Transplantation. 30(7):670-678 [DOI] 10.1111/tri.12951. [PMID] 28295760.
Early Posttransplant Isolated v1 Lesion Does Not Need to Be Treated and Does Not Lead to Increased Fibrosis.
Case reports in transplantation. 2016 [DOI] 10.1155/2016/4603014. [PMID] 27293950.
Epidemiology of Glomerular Disease in Southern Arizona: Review of 10-Year Renal Biopsy Data.
Medicine. 95(18) [DOI] 10.1097/MD.0000000000003633. [PMID] 27149502.
Use of leflunomide in renal transplant recipients with ganciclovir-resistant/refractory cytomegalovirus infection: a case series from the University of Chicago.
Case reports in nephrology and dialysis. 5(1):96-105 [DOI] 10.1159/000381470. [PMID] 26000278.
Differing tales of two patients after receiving a kidney transplant from a donor with disseminated intravascular coagulation.
Case reports in transplantation. 2014 [DOI] 10.1155/2014/754256. [PMID] 25061532.
Membranous nephropathy transplanted in the donor kidney: observations of resolving glomerulopathy in serial allograft biopsies.
Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association – European Renal Association. 29(12):2343-7 [DOI] 10.1093/ndt/gfu333. [PMID] 25342301.
Test driving levosimendan as the new “kidney protector”: first impressions…
Critical care medicine. 41(10):2445-6 [DOI] 10.1097/CCM.0b013e3182963fdc. [PMID] 24060777.
Aortocaval fistula: a rare cause of venous hypertension and acute renal failure.
Case reports in surgery. 2012 [DOI] 10.1155/2012/487079. [PMID] 23346449.
Reuse of a previously transplanted kidney: does success come with a price?
Clinical kidney journal. 5(5):434-437 [PMID] 23986860.
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Intragraft vascular occlusive sickle crisis with early renal allograft loss in occult sickle cell trait.
Human pathology. 42(7):1027-33 [DOI] 10.1016/j.humpath.2010.09.013. [PMID] 21292297.
Thrombotic microangiopathy and peritubular capillary C4d expression in renal allograft biopsies.
Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology : CJASN. 6(2):395-403 [DOI] 10.2215/CJN.05870710. [PMID] 20966124.
Changing attitudes toward influenza vaccination in U.S. Kidney transplant programs over the past decade.
Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology : CJASN. 5(9):1637-41 [DOI] 10.2215/CJN.00150110. [PMID] 20595695.
Smoking-does it “burn” the kidney transplant?
American journal of kidney diseases : the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation. 55(5):817-9 [DOI] 10.1053/j.ajkd.2010.01.001. [PMID] 20438986.
Pauci-immune and immune glomerular lesions in kidney transplants for systemic lupus erythematosus.
Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology : CJASN. 3(5):1469-78 [DOI] 10.2215/CJN.00790208. [PMID] 18562595.
Platelet CD61 expression in vascular calcineurin inhibitor toxicity of renal allografts.
Human pathology. 39(4):550-6 [DOI] 10.1016/j.humpath.2007.08.012. [PMID] 18234279.
Leflunomide in solid organ transplantation and polyoma virus infection.
Advances in experimental medicine and biology. 577:255-65 [PMID] 16626041.
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Nephron segment localization of polyoma virus large T antigen in renal allografts.
Human pathology. 37(11):1400-6 [PMID] 16949647.
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Treatment of renal allograft polyoma BK virus infection with leflunomide.
Transplantation. 81(5):704-10 [PMID] 16534472.
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Implications of immunohistochemical detection of C4d along peritubular capillaries in late acute renal allograft rejection.
Transplantation. 79(2):228-35 [PMID] 15665772.
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Polyoma virus infection of renal allografts: relationships of the distribution of viral infection, tubulointerstitial inflammation, and fibrosis suggesting viral interstitial nephritis in untreated disease.
Human pathology. 36(12):1256-64 [PMID] 16311118.
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Cardiovascular diseases in kidney transplant recipients: the role of anemia.
Advances in chronic kidney disease. 11(3):328-33 [PMID] 15241747.
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Treatment of refractory BK virus-associated nephropathy with cidofovir.
American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons. 3(2):186-91 [PMID] 12614296.
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APD in the elderly.
Seminars in dialysis. 15(6):430-3 [PMID] 12437540.
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Master of Business Administration
2008-2011 · Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management, Chicago, IL
Transplant Nephrology Fellowship
2001-2002 · University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Nephrology Fellowship
1999-2001 · Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
Internal Medicine Residency
1996-1999 · Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
1988-1994 · Bangalore University, Bangalore, India

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