Dr. Stuart Shankland
Stuart J. Shankland, MD, MBA
Division Head
Belding H. Scribner Endowed Chair of Medicine

About us

Nephrology is the branch of internal medicine devoted to the study, diagnosis, and treatment of kidney disease. The Division of Nephrology at the University of Washington is dedicated to providing excellent medical care for patients with hypertension, diabetic kidney disease, glomerulonephritis, acute and chronic renal failure, and for kidney transplantation through research and education.

Our stories

Congratulations to Drs. Kimberly Muczynski and Genevieve Pagalilauan, the 2019/2020 award winners.

Congratulations to the 2020 Chair of Medicine Scholars Award recipients

Dr. Benjamin Freedman is the 2020 Fialkow Scholar Award winner.