I am currently Medical Director at Baxter Healthcare in the Renal therapeutic area. I am a Nephrologist and received my MD at University of Florida afterwhich I completed my residency at Washington University in St. Louis. I completed a Nephrology fellowship at University of Pennsylvania. I became faculty at St. Louis University where I was in charge of out patient dialysis, taught medical students and fellows and performed clinical research. I then moved to BAxter healthcare where I have been the last 6 years. I have an interest in all types of extracorporeal therapy including PD, HD and CRRT. I have published in the area of dialysis therapy.