Jennifer Gander PhD, MSPH

Dr. Jennifer Gander is an epidemiologist for health outcomes research and committed to a career in clinical and translational research. Her current focus is to improve health outcomes for patients diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and end state renal disease (ESRD). More specifically, her research emphasis is on identifying health disparities in the CKD and ESRD population, including dialysis modality treatment, placement on the deceased donor kidney transplant waiting list, and kidney transplantation. Dr. Gander's current work focuses on talking with patients to understand their experiences with managing kidney disease and work with the nephrology team to improve patient education and reduce barriers in their care.