Rajiv Kumar, M.D.

  1. Nephrologist
  2. Internist

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Acute kidney failure
  2. Kidney stone
  1. Dialysis
  2. Intensive care
  • Acute renal failure/critical care
  • Dialysis clinic
  • Nephrolithiasis/transport disorders
  • Renal clinic
  1. 1978
    Fellow - Nephrology Postdoc 12/1978Beth Israel Hospital, Harvard Medical School
  2. 1977
    Fellow - Biochemistry Postdoc. 6/1977University of Wisconsin, Madison
  3. 1974
    Resident - Residency 6/1974University of Illinois at the Medical Center, Chicago
  4. 1973
    Internship - Internship 6/1973New York Medical College
  5. 1972
    MB BS - MBBS 12/1972Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University

Certifications

  1. 1980
    NephrologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  2. 1975
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2015
    Massry Professorship, UCLA/USC
  2. 2012
    John Phillips Memorial Award of the American College of Physicians for Outstanding Work in Clinical PracticeAmerican College of Physicians
  3. 2010
    E.V. McCollum AwardAmerican Society for Nutrition
  4. 2010
    Lillian Clark Visiting ProfessorshipUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  5. 2008
    DOM Outstanding MentorDepartment of Internal Medicine
  6. 2008
    Louis Avioli Award for Fundamental Contributions in Bone and Mineral ResearchAmerican Society for Bone and Mineral Research
  7. 2005
    MasterAmerican College of Physicians
  8. 1999
    Distinguished Lecturer in Medical ScienceMayo Clinic
  9. 1999
    Distinguished Lecturer in Medical ScienceDepartment of Internal Medicine
  10. 1996
    FellowAmerican Association for the Advancement of Science
  11. 1996
    Salick ProfesorshipUniversity of California, Los Angeles
  12. 1993
    Distinguished InvestigatorMayo Foundation
  13. 1990
    Teacher of the Year in Internal MedicineMayo Clinic Fellows Association
  14. 1990
    Ruth and Vernon Taylor ProfessorMayo Foundation
  15. 1990
    Membership, Association of American PhysiciansAssociation of American Physicians
  16. 1989
    Young Investigator Award for Excellence in Nephrological ResearchAnesthesia/Analgesia Sedation Task Force, Pharmaceutical Formulary Committee - Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic Committees
  17. 1988
    Fuller Albright Award for Outstanding Scientific AchievementAmerican Society for Bone and Mineral Research
  18. 1987
    ChairDivision of Nephrology & Hypertension, Department of Internal Medicine
  19. 1983
    Membership, American Society for Clinical InvestigationAmerican Society for Clinical Investigation
  20. 1983
    American Society of Biological Chemists
  21. 1976
    National Research Service Award, FellowshipUnited States Public Health Service
  22. 1972
    Best Graduate, Dharam Vir AwardUniversity of Delhi
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Professional memberships

  1. 2005
    FellowAmerican Society of Nephrology
  2. 2005 - present
    MasterAmerican College of Physicians
  3. 2001 - 2004
    ChairMayo Proteomics Research Center
  4. 2000 - 2002
    MemberGeneral Medicine B, Study Section, National Institutes of Health
  5. 1999
    MemberStrategic Alliances Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  6. 1998
    ChairEducation Technology Task Force, Mayo Clinic Task Forces/Work Groups
  7. 1997 - 1998
    MemberRegional Operations Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  8. 1997 - 1998
    MemberMayo Clinic Health System in Mankato, Mayo Clinic Health System
  9. 1997 - 1998
    MemberBoard of Directors, Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato, Mayo Clinic Health System
  10. 1997
    MemberResearch Conferences Advisory Committee, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology
  11. 1996 - 1998
    Vice ChairAcademic Appointments and Promotions Committee - Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  12. 1996 - 1998
    MemberRegional Health System Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  13. 1995 - 1998
    MemberMayo Clinic Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  14. 1995 - 1998
    MemberFederal Medical Center Liaison Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  15. 1995
    FellowAmerican Association for the Advancement of Science
  16. 1994 - 1998
    MemberAcademic Appointments and Promotions Committee - Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  17. 1994 - 1996
    ChairNephrology Training Program Directors Executive Committee
  18. 1993 - 1997
    MemberBasic Science Committee, American Society of Nephrology
  19. 1993 - 1996
    MemberYoung Investigator Award Committee, American Society of Nephrology
  20. 1992 - 1996
    MemberExecutive Committee of the Training Program Directors, American Society of Nephrology
  21. 1992 - 1993
    ChairProgram Committee, American Society for Bone and Mineral Research
  22. 1992 - 1993
    MemberProgram Committee, American Society for Bone and Mineral Research
  23. 1991 - 1992
    MemberMayo Clinic Personnel Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  24. 1990 - 1993
    MemberScientific Advisory Board, National Kidney Foundation
  25. 1990 - 1992
    Vice ChairResearch Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester - Executive Board, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  26. 1990 - present
    MemberAssociation of American Physicians
  27. 1989 - 1992
    ChairFiscal Subcommittee, Research Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester - Executive Board
  28. 1989 - 1992
    ChairFiscal Committee, Mayo Clinic Research Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  29. 1989 - 1991
    MemberYoung Investigator Award Committee, American Society of Nephrology
  30. 1989 - 1990
    MemberGraduate School Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  31. 1988 - 1993
    MemberGeneral Medicine B, Study Section, National Institutes of Health
  32. 1988 - 1992
    MemberResearch Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester - Executive Board, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  33. 1988 - 1992
    MemberMayo Clinic Research Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  34. 1988 - 1989
    ChairPersonnel Subcommittee, Research Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester - Executive Board
  35. 1987 - 1998
    ChairDivision of Nephrology & Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  36. 1984 - 1989
    DirectorTraining Grant in Endocrinology and Metabolism, National Institutes of Health
  37. 1984 - 1989
    MemberTraining Grant in Endocrinology and Metabolism, National Institutes of Health
  38. 1984 - 1988
    ChairSelection Committee, NIH Training Grant, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, Nutrition
  39. 1984 - 1988
    DirectorNIH Training Grant, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, Nutrition, Department of Internal Medicine
  40. 1984 - 1985
    CoordinatorNephrology Fluid and Electrolyte Conference, Division of Nephrology & Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  41. 1984
    CouncilorMidwest Section, American Federation for Clinical Research
  42. 1983 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Biological Chemists
  43. 1983 - present
    MemberAmerican Society for Clinical Investigation
  44. 1982 - 1999
    Ad Hoc ReviewerNational Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health
  45. 1982 - 1987
    CoordinatorNephrology Seminars and Visiting Faculty Program, Division of Nephrology & Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  46. 1982 - 1984
    MemberAnimal Care Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Research Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  47. 1980 - 1987
    MemberEducation Committee, Division of Nephrology & Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  48. 1980 - 1987
    MemberResearch Committee, Division of Nephrology & Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  49. 1979 - 1985
    MemberEndocrinology and Metabolism Research Committee, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, Nutrition, Department of Internal Medicine
  50.  
    MemberMayo Group Practices
  51.  
    MemberAmerican Physiological Society
  52.  
    MemberCentral Society for Clinical Research
  53.  
    MemberThe Endocrine Society
  54.  
    MemberInternational Society of Nephrology
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Publications

Research activities

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