Prof Julie R. Ingelfinger
Julie R. Ingelfinger is Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School, Senior consultant in Pediatric Nephrology at MassGeneral Hospital for Children at Massachusetts General Hospital, and Deputy Editor of the New England Journal of Medicine. She has been a consultative pediatric nephrologist and hypertension specialist, and mentor in these areas, for several decades. Her commitment to teaching has been reflected by receiving the Dr. Donald N. Medearis Teaching Award in 1998 and 2001 at Massachusetts General Hospital. She received the Henry L. Barnett award from the AAP in 2009 and the Founders Award from the American Society of Pediatric Nephrology in 2012.
She has been involved in studies of the intrarenal renin angiotensin aldosterone system (RAAS) for several decades. Her current projects focus on the role of the intrarenal renin angiotensin system in disease states and the role of maternal nutrition in renal development and perinatal programming.
She is interested in innovative ways to teach writing and communication.