Madhura Pradhan, MD, MBBS

Madhura Pradhan, MD, MBBS

Madhura Pradhan, MD, MBBS, is an attending physician in the Division of Nephrology and Director of the Dialysis Unit at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Chronic kidney disease in solid organ transplant recipients, Chronic kidney disease, Medical education, Quality improvement in clinical medicine, Professionalism and humanism in medicine, Dialysis and renal transplantation
Locations: Specialty Care & Surgery Center, Voorhees; Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - University of Bombay, Bombay, India

Internship

Pediatrics - Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, Hartford, CT

Residency

Pediatrics - Connecticut Children's Medical Center, Hartford, CT

Fellowship

Pediatric Nephrology - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Pediatric Nephrology
Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Departments and Services

Research Interests

Neuroimaging in chronic kidney disease

Publications

Papers

2010

Denburg MR, Pradhan M, Shults J, Jones A, Palmer J, Baluarte HJ, et al. Longitudinal relations among obesity, hypertension and glucocorticoid therapy following renal transplantation in children and adolescents. Pediatr Nephrol 25(10): 2129-2139; 2010. Cited in PubMed; PMID 20567855. Read the abstract

Books

Chapters

Raffaelli R, Pradhan M. Hematuria and proteinuria. In: Florin T, Ludwig S, editors. Netter’s pediatrics. Philadelphia: Elsevier Saunders; 2011

Raffaelli R, Pradhan M. Hematuria. In: Zorc JJ, editor. Schwartz's clinical handbook of pediatrics. 4th ed.  Philadelphia: Lippincott William & Wilkins; 2009

Pradhan M, Kaplan BS. Proteinuria. Kaplan & Meyers: Pediatric nephrology and urology: the requisites. 1st ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier Mosby; 2004

Pradhan M, Kaplan BS. Evaluation of hematuria. Kaplan & Meyers: Pediatric nephrology and urology: the requisites. 1st ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier Mosby; 2004.

Meyers KEC, Pradhan, M. Clinical evaluation of a child with kidney disease. Kaplan & Meyers: Pediatric nephrology and urology: the requisites. 1st ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier Mosby; 2004

Posters and Presentations

2011

Pradhan M. Nephrotic syndrome [presentation]. Open Medical Institute’s 2011 Salzburg CHOP Pediatric Endocrinology & Nephrology Seminar; 2011 May 8-14; Salzburg, Austria.

Pradhan M. Vasculitis [presentation]. Open Medical Institute’s 2011 Salzburg CHOP Pediatric Endocrinology & Nephrology Seminar; 2011 May 8-14; Salzburg, Austria.

Pradhan M. Chronic kidney disease [presentation]. Open Medical Institute’s 2011 Salzburg CHOP Pediatric Endocrinology & Nephrology Seminar; 2011 May 8-14; Salzburg, Austria.

Pradhan M. Dialysis and renal transplantation [presentation]. Open Medical Institute’s 2011 Salzburg CHOP Pediatric Endocrinology & Nephrology Seminar; 2011 May 8-14; Salzburg, Austria.

Editorial and Academic Positions

Academic committees

2011,  UTI Clinical Pathway Committee, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
2010-present, Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Committee, Division of Nephrology, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
2008-present, Graduate Education Committee, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia