Gary Vincent Desir MD

Professor of Medicine and of Forestry And Environmental Studies; Interim Chair, Department of Medicine

Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: Nephrology

Research Interests

Hypertension; Diabetes, Acute kidney injury; Catecholamines metabolism


  • M.D., Yale University , 1980

Selected Publication

  • Sizova, D., Velazquez, H., Sampaio Maia, B., Quelhas-Santos, J., Pestana, M., and Desir, G.V. 2013. Renalase regulates renal dopamine and phosphate metabolism. American Journal of Physiology. Renal Physiology. In Press.