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Clinical Office - Patients
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
3400 Civic Center Blvd.
Suite 1-300S
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: 215-662-2638
Fax: 215-349-5703

Research Faculty Office:
Room 305 CRB
415 Curie Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: 215-573-1830
Fax: 215-898-0189

Administration Office:
Hospital of the University
of Pennsylvania
Renal-Electrolyte &
Hypertension Division
One Founders Pavilion
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: 215-662-7934
Fax: 215-615-0349

Roy D. Bloom, M.D.

Professor of Medicine

Business Address:

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Phone: 215-662-4643
Fax: 215-349-5176
Email: rdbloom@mail.med.upenn.edu

Education:

Undergraduate: University of Witwatersrand, BSc

Medical: University of Witwatersrand, M.B.B.Ch

Residency: Intern in Medicine and General Surgery (6 months each), Johannesburg Hospital, South Africa, 1984

Fellowship: Fellow in Renal Medicine, The Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, 1990-1992.
Fellowship, Renal-Electrolyte & Hypertension Division, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA1992-1994

Board Certification: Internal Medicine, Nephrology

Clinical and Other Interests:

Kidney and pancreas transplantation
Hepatitis C in kidney disease and transplantation
New onset diabetes in transplantation
Kidney disease in solid organ transplant recipients
Immunosuppression in clinical transplantation

Selected References:

Imoagene-Oyedeji AE, Rosas SE, Doyle AM, Goral S, Bloom RD. Posttransplantation anemia at 12 months in kidney recipients treated with mycophenolate mofetil: risk factors and implications for mortality. J Am Soc Nephrol 2006 Nov;17(11):3240-7

Bloom RD, Lake JR. Emerging issues in hepatitis C virus-positive liver and kidney transplant recipients. Am J Transplant. 2006 Oct;6(10):2232-7

Doyle AM, Warburton KM, Goral S, Blumberg E, Grossman RA, Bloom RD. 24-week oral ganciclovir prophylaxis in kidney recipients is associated with reduced symptomatic cytomegalovirus disease compared to a 12-week course. Transplantation. 2006 Apr 27;81(8):1106-11

Bloom RD, Doyle AM. Kidney disease after heart and lung transplantation. Am J Transplant. 2006 Apr;6(4):671-9.p

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