Rodriquez-R
Professor
Director of Hospital and Specialty Medicine, VA Puget Sound Medical Center
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, VA Kidney Medicine Field Advisory Board

Chair, ABIM Nephrology Board

Nephrology Training Program Directors Executive Committee, American Society of Nephrology, 2010-2015

Member, American Society of Nephrology

Member, International Society of Nephrology

Member, National Kidney Foundation

Member, American College of Physicians

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 1, Room 229
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