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Faris Ahmed, M.D., M.B.B.S.

Specialties

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

Clinical Details

Schedule An Appointment Clinical Office Address
(801) 585-6320 University Hospital
50 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
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Bio

Dr. Ahmed joins the Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation program at the University of Utah after specialized training abroad and domestically. As a transplant nephrologist, he assists the pre- and post-transplant evaluation and management of kidney transplant patients in addition to the evaluation of living donors. He is active in transplant research and will be a great asset to the University of Utah.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Internal Medicine - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Nephrology
Board Certification American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Nephrology)
National Board of Medical Examiners

Academic Profile

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Internal Medicine - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Nephrology
Board Certification American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Nephrology)
National Board of Medical Examiners

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 585-5215 Ezekiel R & Edna Dumke Building
Nephrology
85 N Medical Drive East
Salt Lake City, UT 84112

Academic Bio

Faris Ahmed, M.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation. Dr. Ahmed received his medical degree from the University of Khartoum-Sudan. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at Penn State University and then completed his Nephrology fellowship training from the University of Chicago followed by a Transplantation Medicine Fellowship at Vanderbilt University

His research interest is in kidney and Pancreas transplantation, immunosuppression and post-transplant infectious prophylaxis.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Transplant
Fellow
Fellowship University of Chicago
Nephrology
Fellow
Residency Penn State University
Internal Medicine
Resident
Professional Medical University of Khartoum Medical Centre
Medicine
M.D.
Professional Medical University of Khartoum College of Medicine
Medicine
M.D.

Publications

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials

  • Astellas 7163-CL-0108
    Keywords: Immunosuppression, Post renal transplant, CNI avoidance, Solid organ transplant
    Status: Completed Principal Investigator: Fuad Shihab
  • Viropharma- Resistant CMV
    Keywords: CMV, Cytomegalovirus, Resist , Refractory, Infectious disease, Transplantation-Infectious disease
    Status: Completed Principal Investigator: Fuad Shihab

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