Message from the Chief

Welcome to the Division of Nephrology and the University of Arizona Kidney Disease Program. 

As the only academic division of nephrology in the state of Arizona, our goal is to provide high quality clinical nephrology care to our patients, to develop innovative and topical research programs that will impact upon the care that we deliver to our patients, and to be a teaching and training resource to our community.

We have a dedicated team of academic nephrologists that is focused on achieving these goals and, thereby, providing to our community the highest possible quality of kidney care.

Our vision is to be a nationally recognized center of excellence for kidney disease.

Our mission is to further develop outstanding and innovative programs of patient care, teaching and research in kidney disease.

Prabir Roy-Chaudhury, MD, PhD, FRCP (Edin)
Professor, Department of Medicine
Chief, Division of Nephrology
Director, Kidney and Vascular Access Research Program
University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson