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Faculty Detail    
Campus Address PAUL 270
Phone  (205) 934-2646
Other websites Physician Profile

Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
Primary  Med - Nephrology  Med - Nephrology Professor

Biographical Sketch 
October 2016-current Associate Professor Division of Nephrology, Department of medicine University of Alabama at Birmingham July 2013-current Clinical Skills Scholar UAB School of Medicine July 2011 - September 2016 Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine Division of Nephrology University of Alabama at Birmingham, Alabama July 2009 - June 2011 Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine College of Community Health Sciences University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama July 2007- June 2009 Fellowship in Nephrology and Interventional Nephrology University of Alabama at Birmingham, Al July 2004- June 2007 Residency in Internal Medicine Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Il July 1996-December 2001 Medical School Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University New Delhi, India Teaching Awards Department of Medicine award for excellence in teaching 2015 Department of Medicine award for excellence in teaching 2016

Society Memberships
Organization Name Position Held Org Link
American Society of Nephrology  Fellow 2010-current   
American College of Physicians  Member 2004-2007   
Society of General Internal Medicine  Member 2004-2010   
National Kidney Foundation  Member 2006-current   

Research/Clinical Interest
1. Outcomes of ESRD patients on home modalities, both peritoneal dialysis and home hemodialysis with a goal to improve the utilization of home modalities of dialysis. 2. Hypertension in ESRD: Treatment goals for HTN in ESRD and possible beneficial effects of aggresive dialysis modalities like nocturnal hemodialysis and home hemodialysis on HTN in ESRD. 3. Diabetic kidney disease, progression, effects of antiproteinuric drugs. 4. Epidemiology of Acute Kidney Injury 5. Innovations in medical education

Selected Publications 
Publication PUBMEDID
Jain G, Warnock DG. Blood pressure, proteinuria and nephropathy in Fabry disease. Nephron Clin Pract. 2011;118(1):c43-8. Epub 2010 Nov 11.

Jain G, Campbell RC, Warnock DG. Mineralocorticoid receptor blockers and chronic kidney disease. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2009 Oct;4(10):1685-91.  19729430 
Jain G, Allon M, Saddekni S, Barker JF, Maya ID. Does heparin coating improve patency or reduce infection of tunneled dialysis catheters? Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2009 Nov;4(11):1787-90.  19729425 
Jain G, Maya ID, Allon M. Outcomes of percutaneous mechanical thrombectomy of arteriovenous fistulas in hemodialysis patients. Semin Dial. 2008 Nov-Dec;21(6):581-3.  19000116