Rajnish Mehrotra, MD
Professor
Division of Nephrology
Division Head
David S. And Nayda Utterberg Endowed Professor
Sites of Practice: 
Harborview Medical Center

Faculty Information

Biography

National and International Responsibilities:

Editor-in-Chief, Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (2017-2022)

Chair, Board of Trustees, Northwest Kidney Centers (2021-2023)

Chair, Nephrology Approval Committee, American Board of Internal Medicine

Chair, Standards and Guidelines Committee, International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis

Member, NIDDK Strategic Planning Workgroup (2020-2021)

Chair, VA NEPH Merit Review Committee (2018-2020)

Member, Nephrology Exam Committee, American Board of Internal Medicine (2014-2020)

Treasurer, International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis (2014-2016)

President, North American Chapter, International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis (2015-2017)

Associate Editor, Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (2015-2016)

Member, Program Committee Kidney Week, American Society of Nephrology (2016)

Co-Chair, In-Depth Course on Maintenance Dialysis, American Society of Nephrology (2010-2015)

Chair, Dialysis Advisory Group, American Society of Nephrology (2009-2015)

Board of Advisors, American Society of Nephrology (2009-2015)

Associate Editor, NephSAP (2006-2012)

Councilor, International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis (2006-2010)

 
Education & Training: 
Master of Science, Clinical Research
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
2008
Nephrology Fellowship
University of Missouri-Columbia
Columbia, MO
1996
Medicine Residency
Medical College of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
1998
Medicine Residency
All India Institute of Medical Sciences
New Delhi, India
1992
Medical School
All India Institute of Medical Sciences
New Delhi, India
1989
Honors: 
National Journalism Award, American Association of Kidney Patients
2019
Academic Excellence Award, American Nephrologists of Indian Origin
2019
Fellow, National Kidney Foundation
2011
Hind Rattan Award, Non-Resident Indians Welfare Society
2010
John Maher Award, International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis
2006
Member, Western Society of Clinical Investigation
2006
Fellow, American College of Physicians
2004
Fellow, American Society of Nephrology
2004
Fellow, American Society of Nephrology
1999
Institute Medal, Best Medical Student, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
1989
Contact
Phone: 
(206) 744-4933
Mailing Address: 
Harborview Medical Center
Division of Nephrology
Box 359606
325 Ninth Avenue
3rd Floor, NJB352
Seattle, WA 98104
Research & Clinical Interests
Research Interests: 
  • Patient-Reported Outcomes in Dialysis Patients
  • Biological Determinants of Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Comparative Effectiveness of Dialysis Modalities
  • Cardiovascular Outcomes in Dialysis Patients
 
Clinical Interests: 
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Chronic kidney disease
Publications