Paul Drawz, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension

Paul Drawz

Contact Info

Mailing Address:
717 Delaware Street SE
MMC 1932, Suite 353
Minneapolis, MN 55414

Administrative Assistant Name
Nephrology

Administrative Phone
612-624-9444

Administrative Email
renaldiv@umn.edu

Administrative Fax Number
612-626-3840

Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension

Associate Chair - Clinical Research


Nephrologist


Medical School, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Residency, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Fellowship, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Summary

Dr. Drawz earned his medical degree from the University of Minnesota and completed his Internal Medicine Residency and Nephrology Fellowship at Case Western Reserve University. His research interests include hypertension, ambulatory blood pressure monitoring, and acute kidney injury. He is the recipient of an R01 from NHLBI. Dr. Drawz’s clinical interests include hypertension, chronic kidney disease, and inpatient nephrology.

Awards & Recognition

  • AJKD Reviewer Hall of Fame Inductee, American Journal of Kidney Diseases (2018)

Research

Research Summary/Interests

  • Hypertension
  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Health Disparities

Research Projects

  • Blood Pressure and Kidney Function - SPRINT vs Electronic Health Record Data (5R01HL136679 from NHLBI)
  • Preventing Cognitive Decline by Reducing BP Target Trial (PCOT; 1R61AG068486 from NIA) 
  • MN EHR Consortium COVID-19 Project

Experts@Minnesota profile https://experts.umn.edu/en/persons/paul-e-drawz

Clinical

Specialties

  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • General Nephrology
  • Hypertension

Clinics

Kidney (Nephrology) Clinic