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Barry L. Warshaw, MD

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Fellowship Program Director, Pediatric Nephrology
Chidlren’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Division of Nephrology
Department of Pediatrics
Emory University School of Medicine

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• Medical Degree: Emory University, Atlanta, GA
• Residency: Emory University Affiliated Hospitals, Atlanta, GA
• Fellowship: Pediatric Nephrology, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
• Fellowship: Dialysis and Transplant Program, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
• Undergraduate Degree: Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Medical Interests

• Renal transplantation
• Medical Education

Areas of research interest include:

• Renal transplantation
• Transplant immunosuppression
• Transplant biomarkers

Professional/Scientific Societies

• American Academy of Pediatrics
• American Society of Nephrology
• American Society of Pediatric Nephrology
• American Society of Transplantation
• International Pediatric Nephrology Association
• International Pediatric Transplant Association


• Best Doctors in America, Best Doctors, Inc., 2017-18.
• Career Teaching Award, Emory University Dept. of Pediatrics, 2017
• George W. Brumley Outstanding Leadership Award, Emory University Dept. of Pediatrics, 2013


Garro R, Warshaw B, Felner E. New-onset diabetes after kidney transplant in children. Pediatr Nephrol. 2015; 30:405-416. PMID: 24894384

Roshan P. George, Aneesh K Mehta , Sebastian D. Perez , Pamela Winterberg, Jennifer Cheeseman, Brandi Johnson, Jean Kwun, Stephanie Monday, Linda Stempora, Barry Warshaw, Allan D. Kirk. Premature T Cell Senescence in Pediatric CKD. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. J Am Soc Nephrol 28: 359–367, 2017. doi: 10.1681/ASN.2016010053. PMID: 27413076

Wolf MF, George RP, Warshaw B, Wang E, Greenbaum LA. Physical Activity and Kidney Injury in Pediatric & Young Adult Kidney Transplant Recipients. The Journal of Pediatrics 2016 Dec;179:90-95. PMID: 27742128.

Robert Ettenger, Hyunsook Chin; Karen Kesler; Nancy Bridges; Paul Grimm; Elaine F. Reed; Minnie Sarwal; Richard Sibley; Eileen Tsai1; Barry Warshaw; Allan D. Kirk. Relationship between viremia/viral infection, alloimmunity and nutritional parameters in the first year after pediatric kidney transplantation. American Journal of Transplantation. Volume 17, Issue 6 June 2017 1549–1562. PMID: 27989013

Wang C, Jernigan S, George R, Bozeman A, Greenbaum L, Liberman R, Glumova A, Warshaw B: Ofatumumab for the treatment of childhood nephrotic syndrome. Pediatric Nephrology. (2017) 32: 835. doi:10.1007/s00467-017-3621-8. PMID: 28213687

Charles Varnell, Tsuyoshi Fukuda, Cassie L Kirby, Lisa J. Martin, Barry Warshaw, Hiren P. Patel, Deepa H. Chand, Gina-Marie Barletta, Scott K Van Why, Rene G Vandevoorde, Donald John Weaver, Amy Wilson, Priya Verghese, Alexander A. Vinks, Jens W Goebel, David K Hooper. Mycophenolate Mofetil-Related Leucopenia in Children and Young Adults Following Kidney Transplantation: Influence of Genes and Drugs. Pediatric Transplantation. 2017. DOI:10.1111/petr.13033.


R. George, A. Mehta, L. Stempora, B. Johnson, J. Cheeseman, P. Sebastian, B. Warshaw, A. Kirk. T Cell Senescence and Accelerated Immunologic Aging in Children Awaiting Kidney Transplantation. American Transplant Congress. May 2013. Seattle, Washington.

Andrew Godfrey-Kittle, MD*, Tamar Robinson, MD MPH,* Susie Buchter, MD; Barry Warshaw, MD; Joseph Hilinski, MD; Lynn Gardner, MD. The Correlation of an Applicant Scoring System with Ultimate Resident Outcomes. Science of GME. Emory University, Atlanta, Ga., 2014 (Poster)

Rao, P, Korin, Y, Warshaw, B, Sarwal, M, Tsai, E, Ettenger, R, Grimm, P, Ikle, D, Sledge, T, Kirk, A, Reed, E. HLA and MICA alloantibody profiling in pediatric renal transplant recipients: Report from the Clinical Trials in Organ Transplantation in Children (CTOTC-02). World Transplant Congress. July 2014. San Francisco, California.

Ettenger, R, Grimm, P, Reed, E, Sarwal, M, Stempora, L, Warshaw, B, Kirk, A. Infection and Immune Events in the first Post-Transplant Year in Pediatric Renal Transplant Recipients. Report from the Clinical Trials in Organ Transplantation in Children (CTOTC-02). World Transplant Congress. Philadelphia, Pa. 2015.

Mattie F. Wolf*, BA, Roshan P. George, MD, Barry Warshaw, MD, Elizabeth Wang, Larry A. Greenbaum. Sports Participation and Kidney Injury in Pediatric Kidney Transplant Recipients. Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) Meeting, May 2016, Baltimore, MD. (Poster)

R. Ettenger*, H. Chin, K. Kesler, E. Reed, M. Sarwal; B. Warshaw, E. Tsai, A. Kirk. Low Pretransplant MBI/Weight and Changes in Posttransplant T Cell Exhaustion Levels Are Associated with Viremia/Viral Infection in Pediatric Kidney Transplantation in the First Post-Transplant Year – A Report from the IMPACT Study Consortium. American Transplant Congress, June 2016. Boston, Mass. Am J Transplant 2016; 16 (supplement 3). (Poster)

R. Liverman*, E. Kraus, R. Garro, B. Warshaw, P. Winterberg, R. George. Evaluation of Polyomavirus (BK) Treatment and Clinical Outcomes in Pediatric Kidney Transplant Recipients: A >10 Year Single Center Retrospective Experience. American Transplant Congress, June 2016. Boston, Mass. Am J Transplant 2016; 16 (supplement 3). (Poster)

Anastacia Glumova*, Rochelle Liverman, Barry Warshaw, Stephanie Jernigan, Rouba Garro, Roshan George. Recurrent focal segmental glomerulosclerosis after pediatric renal transplantation: management and outcomes – a single center experience. International Pediatric Transplant Association, May 2017, Barcelona, Spain.

Asha Moudgil, Vikas Dharnidharka, Daniel Feig, Barry Warshaw, Vidya Perera, Bindu Murthy, Martin Polinsky, Robert Ettenger. Single-Dose (SD) Pharmacokinetics (PK), Pharmacodynamics (PD), and Safety of Belatacept (Bela) in Adolescent Kidney Transplant Recipients (KTRs). ASN 2017, New Orleans, LA.

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