Faculty Profile: Andrew Brem, MD

Andrew Brem
Andrew Brem, MD
Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics
Dean of the Faculty
Work: +1 401-444-5672
1. Steroid metabolism and its relation to hypertension
2. The epidemiology of end stage renal failure in children



Grants and Awards

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, Tufts University School of Medicine, 1973, Boston, Massachusetts
New York State Kidney Foundation 1977-1979 - Fellowship
Rhode Island Hospital House Officer's Association Teaching Award in Pediatrics - 1981
American Society of Nephrology 1981 - Travel Award to VIII International Congress of Nephrology
Honorary Master of Arts Degree - Ad Eundem, Brown University 1989
Gift of Life Medical Award 1996 - National Kidney Foundation, Massachusetts/Rhode Island Chapter
Selected to be listed for Best Doctors in America - 2003-2004
Brown Medical School Dean's Teaching Excellence Award - 2004

Selected Publications

  • Brem, A.S., Lambert, C., Kitsen, J., Somers, M., and Shemin, D.G. Chronic dialysis and access related morbidities in children. Dialysis and Transplantation 34:278-289, 2005. (2005)
  • Morris, D.J. Souness, G.W., Latif, S.A., Hardy, M.P., and Brem, A.S. Effect of CDCA on 11?ü-HSD in vascular and other tissues. Metabolism 53:811-816, 2004. (2004)
  • Gorman, G., Fivush, B., Frankenfield, D., Warady, B., Watkins, S., Brem, A. Neu. Factors contributing to growth hormone use in short stature pediatric hemodialysis patients. Accepted for publication in Pediatric Nephrology. ()
  • Neu, A.M. Bedinger, M., Fivush, B.A., Warady, B.A., Watkins, S.L., Friedman, A.L., Brem, A.S., Goldstein, S.L., and Frankenfield, D.L. Growth in adolescent hemodialysis patients - Longitudinal data from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services End-Stage Renal Disease Clinical Performance Measures Project. Accepted for publication in Pediatric Nephrology. ()