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laura m. dember, M.D.




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

Phone: 215-662-2488
Fax: 215-615-0349


Undergraduate: Yale College, New Haven, CT

Medical:  Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

Residency:  Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Fellowship:  Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification: Internal Medicine and Nephrology

Research Interests:


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Selected References:

Specter R, Sanchorawa V, Seldin DS, Skinner M, Fennessey S, Finn K, Zeldis J, Dember LM: Kidney dysfunction during lenalidomide treatment for AL amyloidosis. Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation 26: 881-6, 2011.

Girnius S, Seldin DC, Quillen K, Dember LM, Segal A., Sanchorawala V: Long-term outcome of patients with monoclonal lg deposition disease treated with high-dose melphalan and stem cell transplantation. Bone Marrow Transplantation 46: 161-2, 2011.

Girnius S, Dember L, Doros G, Skinner M: The changing face of AA amyloidosis: a single center experience Amyloid 18(S1): S221-3, 2011.

Dixon BS, Beck GJ, Dember LM, Vazquez MA, Greenberg A, Delmez JA, Allon M, Himmelfarb J, Hu B, Green T, Radeva MK, Ikizler TA, Braden GL, Lawson JH, Cotton JR Jr., Kusek JW, Feldman HI Dialysis Access Consortium (DAC) Study Group: Effect of non-study aspirin on hemodialysis graft patency: A secondary cohort analysis of a clinical trial of extended release dipyridamole plus low dose aspirin. J Am Soc Nephrol 22(4): 773-81, 2011.

Cibeira MT, Sanchorawala V, Seldin DC, Quillen K, Berk JL, Dember LM, Segal A, Ruberg F, Meier-Ewert H, Andrea NT, Sloan JM, Finn KT, Doros G, Blade, J, Skinner M: Outcome of AL amyloidosis after high-dose melphalan and autologous stem cell transplantation: long-term results in a series of 421 patients.  Blood Page: [Epub ahead of print] 2011.


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