Rodriquez-R
Professor
Vice-Chair, Department of Medicine, VA Puget Sound Health Care System
Sites of Practice: 
VA Puget Sound Health Care System

Faculty Information

Biography

National and International Responsibilities:

Chair, ABIM Nephrology Board
Nephrology Training Program Directors Executive Committee, American Society of Nephrology, 2010-present
Member, American Society of Nephrology
Member, International Society of Nephrology
Member, National Kidney Foundation
Member, American College of Physicians
Member, National Association of Public Hospitals
Education & Training: 
Nephrology Fellowship
University of California San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
1994
Medicine Residency
California Pacific Medical Center
San Francisco, CA
1992
Medical School
Charles R. Drew University of Medicine /University of California Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
1989
Honors: 
Master Clinician Award, University of California, San Francisco
2006
Consultant of the Year, San Fransisco General Hospital
2005
Faculty of the Year (SFGH Association of Business Officers Group), San Francisco General Hospital
2004
Contact
Phone: 
(206) 277-3282
Mailing Address: 
VA Puget Sound Health Care System
Renal Dialysis Unit
Building 100, Room 5B113
1660 S. Columbian Way 
Seattle, WA 98108
Research & Clinical Interests
Research Interests: 
  • Association of viral Infections and kidney disease
  • Interplay of geography, race, poverty, and kidney diseases
Clinical Interests: 
  • Dialysis
  • Clinical nephrology
Publications