Stuart J. Shankland, MD, MBA, FRCPC, FASN, FAHA, FACP

Principal Investigator

Belding H. Scribner Endowed Chair of Medicine

Head, Division of Nephrology

Professor of Medicine, Nephrology

University of Washington



Master of Business Administration

University of Washington

Seattle, Washington


Clinical Nephrology Fellow

Research Nephrology Fellow

 University of Toronto

Toronto, Canada


Internal Medicine Residency

University of Toronto

Toronto, Canada


Doctor of Medicine

University of Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa


Research Interests and Background

Aging and the kidney

Cell cycle proteins in kidney disease

Glomerulus on a chip

Glomerular regeneration/Stem cells/Progenitor cells

Mechanisms of proteinuria

Molecular and cellular events in diabetic kidney disease

Parietal ephithelial cells


Podocyte biology in normal and diseased states