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Larry Greenbaum, PhD, MD

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Division Director
Department of Pediatric Nephrology
Emory University School of Medicine

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• Medical Degree: Yale University
• Residency: Pediatrics, UCLA School of Medicine
• Fellowship: Pediatric Nephrology, UCLA School of Medicine
• Certification: Sub-board in Pediatric Nephrology

Medical Interests

• General Nephrology
• Nephrotic Syndrome

Areas of research interest include:

• Chronic Kidney Disease
• Nephrotic Syndrome
• Urinary Tract Infections

Professional/Scientific Societies

• Executive Committee, Nephrology Section, American Academy of Pediatrics
• Scientific Advisory Committee, National Kidney Foundation
• American Society of Nephrology
• Council, American Society of Pediatric Nephrology
• International Society of Nephrology


• Author or co-author of more than 130 articles, abstracts and book chapters
• Invited lecturer to more than 30 local, national and international conferences and meetings
• Co-editor of the textbook, Practical Strategies in Pediatric Diagnosis and Therapy


• Best Doctors in America selection, 2003 to 2010
• Outstanding Teacher of Residents, Pediatrics, 2001, 2002, 2005
• Outstanding Teacher of Medical Students, Pediatrics, 1998, 2001
• Mead Johnson fellow award for teaching excellence (UCLA), 1994, 1995
• Alpha Omega Alpha (Yale University), 1990
• New England Pediatric Society Pediatric Prize (Yale University), 1990
• Squibb Senior Thesis Prize in Biochemistry (Princeton University), 1983
• Phi Beta Kappa (Princeton University), 1983
• Magna cum laude (Princeton University), 1983

Research Group(s)

Primary Center