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Marcelo Orias, MD, PhD

Associate Professor; Affiliated Faculty, Yale Institute for Global Health

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Marcelo Orias, MD, PhD


Education & Training

  • PhD
    University of Cordoba (2003)
  • MD
    National University of Cordoba (1987)


  • Elective Clinical Clerkships in Argentina
    Argentina 2011
    Dr. Marcelo Orias and others in the Department of Nephrology are committed to working collaboratively with Yale faculty to develop an exciting academic and intensive language based experience for Yale medical students. Students will participate in rounds on the dialysis unit with the medical team, attend outpatient clinics, as well as rounds on the in-patient service units. In addition, there may be opportunities to observe and compare clinical activities at other community based public hospital

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Teacher of the Year AwardGreenwich Hospital2021
Representative of Latin American Society of NephrologyGlobal Standardized Hypertension Treatment Project, Miami FL2013

Professional Service

ISN World Congress of Nephrology 2024Co-Chair2024
Local Organizing Working Group for World Congress of NephrologyMember2022 - Present
ISN North America and the Caribbean Regional BoardMember2021 - Present
ISN Latin American Regional BoardMember2019 - 2021

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