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Sindhu Chandran, MBBS

Sindhu Chandran, MBBS

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Nephrology
  • Department of Medicine

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Phone: (415) 353-8374
Fax: (415) 353-8974
sindhu.chandran@ucsf.edu
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All India Institute of Medical Sciences, M.B., B.S., 2001

  • University of Arizona, Intern, Medicine, 2004-2005
  • University of Arizona, Resident, Medicine, 2005-2007
  • Stanford University, Fellow, Medicine, 2007-2010
  • University of California, San Francisco, Fellow, Medicine, 2010-2011
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Nephrology Subspecialty
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Immunosuppression for Kidney Transplantation
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Living Kidney Donor Transplantation
  • Transplant Nephrology
  • Kidney Allocation
  • New-onset Diabetes After Transplantation (NODAT)
  • Protocol Kidney Biopsies

Dr. Chandran is an Assistant Professor at UCSF in the Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology. A kidney and pancreas transplant specialist, Dr. Chandran is board certified in internal medicine and nephrology. She earned her medical degree at All India Institute of Medical Sciences, and completed her residency at the University of Arizona, a nephrology fellowship at Stanford University, and a Transplant Nephrology Fellowship at UCSF.  

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ORCID iD: 0000-0003-4547-3381 Additional info
  • Applying precision MEdicine to optimize desensitization with noveL bIOlogics or cellular theRApies in highly sensiTized kidney transplant patiEnts (AMELIORATE)
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    Jul 2014
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    May 2024
    Co-Investigator
  • Novel Therapies to Modulate the Inflammatory Alloresponse in Renal Grafts
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    Jul 2014
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    Jun 2021
    Co-Investigator
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MOST RECENT PUBLICATIONS FROM A TOTAL OF 59
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  1. Chandran S, Tang Q. Impact of interleukin-6 on T cells in kidney transplant recipients. Am J Transplant. 2022 Dec; 22 Suppl 4:18-27. View in PubMed
  2. Hricik D, Armstrong B, Alhamad T, Brennan D, Bromberg J, Bunnapradist S, Chandran S, Fairchild R, Foley D, Formica R, Gibson I, Kesler K, Kim SJ, Mannon R, Menon M, Newell K, Nickerson P, Odim J, Poggio E, Sung R, Shapiro R, Tinckam K, Vincenti F, Heeger P. Infliximab Induction Lacks Efficacy and Increases BK Virus Infection in Deceased Donor Kidney Transplant Recipients. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2022 Oct 04. View in PubMed
  3. Chandran S, Mannon RB. T cell-mediated rejection in kidney transplant recipients: The end(point) is also the beginning. Am J Transplant. 2022 03; 22(3):683-684. View in PubMed
  4. Huffaker MF, Sanda S, Chandran S, Chung SA, St Clair EW, Nepom GT, Smilek DE. Approaches to Establishing Tolerance in Immune Mediated Diseases. Front Immunol. 2021; 12:744804. View in PubMed
  5. Michelle F. Huffaker, Srinath Sanda, Sindhu Chandran, Sharon A. Chung, E. William St. Clair, Gerald T. Nepom, Dawn E. Smilek. Approaches to Establishing Tolerance in Immune Mediated Diseases. Frontiers in Immunology. 2021 Sep 20; 12:744804. View in PubMed
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