Alan Sinaiko

Professor Emeritus, Department of Pediatrics
Faculty Member, Division of Pediatric Nephrology


Dr. Sinaiko is an established investigator of blood pressure/hypertension and insulin resistance in children and adolescents. These studies are focused on obesity and insulin resistance during childhood and adolescence on the development of young adult cardiovascular risk and the insuln resistance syndrome. He is a faculty member in the department of Pediatrics and Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health. Dr. Sinaiko has had continuous research funding from the National Institutes of Health for the past 20+ years.

Fellowships, Residencies, and Visiting Engagements

Residency in Pediatrics,
U.C.L.A. Center for the Health Sciences and Los Angeles County Harbor General Hospital
Torrance, California, United States
Fellowship in Pediatric Nephrology and Clinical Pharmacology,
University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

Licensures and Certifications

Pediatric Nephrology, American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics



Pediatric Nephrology
Academic Office Building
2450 Riverside Ave S AO-201
Minneapolis, MN 55454