Patrick Nachman

Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension
Division Director, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension


Administrator Info
Name: Nephrology
Phone: 612-624-9444
Fax: 612-626-3840
Mail: 717 Delaware St SE
MMC 1932
Minneapolis, MN 55414

Dr Patrick Nachman is director of the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension. He completed his fellowship in nephrology at the University of North Carolina, where was deputy director of the UNC Kidney Center. His research focused on Antineutrophil Cytoplasmic Autoantibody (ANCA) vasculitis. His translational clinical research has been in glomerular diseases and systemic vasculitis. He is particularly interested in fostering clinical research and drug development for kidney diseases in general and glomerular diseases in particular.

Research Summary

  • Translational and Clinical Research in ANCA Vasculitis
  • Lupus Nephritis
  • Glomerular Diseases
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease

Clinical Summary

ANCA vasculitis; lupus nephritis; glomerular diseases; diabetic kidney disease; polycystic kidney disease


Boston University School of Medicine

Honors and Recognition

Chair, Post Graduate Education Committee, American Society of Nephrology Formerly Marion Steadman Covington Distinguished Professor at the University of North Carolina

Professional Memberships

Kidney Health Initiative
American Society of Nephrology