Meet the Pediatric Kidney Transplant Physicians
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Meet the Pediatric Kidney Transplant Physicians

Beatrice Goilav, MD

Practice Specialty
Pediatrics - Nephrology (Kidney)
Medical Education
University of Basel Medical School
University Hospital of Basel, Jacobi Medical Center
Mount Sinai Hospital
Board Certified
Pediatrics, Pediatric Nephrology
Academic Title
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Administrative Title
Attending Physician, Pediatric Nephrology, The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
Clinical Focus
Polycystic kidney disease; lupus nephritis; biomarkers of acute kidney injury
Research Focus
The role of microRNAs in the development of lupus nephritis and their role in the modulation of the expression of neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) and as urinary biomarkers of disease activity
German, French, Spanish, Italian

Dr. Goilav is a pediatric nephrologist who is board certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Nephrology. Her research interest is in lupus nephritis. She is currently doing translational research studying the role of very small interfering RNAs, called microRNAs, in the development and progression of lupus nephritis and their detection in human urine samples, as well as their role as biomarkers of disease activity.

Dr. Goilav graduated from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Basel, Switzerland, and did her internship and residency in pediatrics at Jacobi Medical Center. She completed her fellowship in pediatric nephrology at Mount Sinai School of Medicine.