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Andrew Michael South, MD, MS

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Andrew Michael South, MD, MS

Andrew Michael South, MD, MS

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics Nephrology

Cardiovascular Sciences Ctr WF Ctr Diabetes Obesity Metabl Biomedical Informatics Precision Medicine Healthcare Innovations

Epidemiology & Prevention

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  • American Society of Pediatric Nephrology

  • American Society of Nephrology

  • American Society of Transplantation

  • American Heart Association

  • NPI: 1639311103

Clinical Interests

  • Genetic Renal Disease, Electrolyte Disorders, Peritoneal Dialysis, End-stage Renal Disease, Kidney Transplantation, Acute Renal Failure, Pediatric Nephrology, Kidney Disease (Chronic), Renovascular Disease, Hemodialysis, Acute Kidney Injury, Disorders of Growth and Development, Kidney Stones, Glomerular Diseases, Hypertension

Education & Training

  • BS

    2005 - College of William and Mary

  • MD

    2009 - University of Virginia School of Medicine

  • MS

    2015 - Stanford University

  • Residency

    2012 - Pediatrics: Northwestern University

  • Fellowship

    2015 - Pediatrics: Stanford University School of Medicine

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Nephrology

  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatrics


Research Contact Information

Research Interests

  • Graft Rejection, Kidney Transplantation, Complement C4b, Hyperpigmentation, Erythema

Recent Publications

  • International electronic health record-derived COVID-19 clinical course profiles: the 4CE consortium.
    Brat GA, Weber GM, Gehlenborg N, Avillach P, Palmer NP, Chiovato L, Cimino J, Waitman LR, Omenn GS, Malovini A, Moore JH, Beaulieu-Jones BK, Tibollo V, Murphy SN, Yi SL, Keller MS, Bellazzi R, Hanauer DA, Serret-Larmande A, Gutierrez-Sacristan A, Holmes JJ, Bell DS, Mandl KD, Follett RW, Klann JG, Murad DA, Scudeller L, Bucalo M, Kirchoff K, Craig J, Obeid J, Jouhet V, Griffier R, Cossin S, Moal B, Patel LP, Bellasi A, Prokosch HU, Kraska D, Sliz P, Tan ALM, Ngiam KY, Zambelli A, Mowery DL, Schiver E, Devkota B, Bradford RL, Daniar M, Daniel C, Benoit V, Bey R, Paris N, Serre P, Orlova N, Dubiel J, Hilka M, Jannot AS, Breant S, Leblanc J, Griffon N, Burgun A, Bernaux M, Sandrin A, Salamanca E, Cormont S, Ganslandt T, Gradinger T, Champ J, Boeker M, Martel P, Esteve L, Gramfort A, Grisel O, Leprovost D, Moreau T, Varoquaux G, Vie JJ, Wassermann D, Mensch A, Caucheteux C, Haverkamp C, Lemaitre G, Bosari S, Krantz ID, South A, Cai T, Kohane IS. . 2020; 3:109.
  • Authors' Reply.
    Batlle D, Soler MJ, Welling PA, Swaminathan S, . J. Am. Soc. Nephrol. 2020 08; 31(8):1918-1919.
  • Relationship Between ACE2 and Other Components of the Renin-Angiotensin System.
    Cohen JB, Hanff TC, Bress AP, South AM. Curr. Hypertens. Rep. 2020 06; 22(7):44.
  • Response by Cohen et al to Letter Regarding Article, "Association of Inpatient Use of Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors and Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers With Mortality Among Patients With Hypertension Hospitalized With COVID-19".
    Cohen JB, Hanff TC, South AM, Sparks MA, Hiremath S, Bress AP, Byrd JB, Chirinos JA. Circ. Res. 2020 06; 126(12):e140-e141.
  • Controversies of renin-angiotensin system inhibition during the COVID-19 pandemic.
    South AM, Tomlinson L, Edmonston D, Hiremath S, Sparks MA. Nat Rev Nephrol. 2020 06; 16(6):305-307.
  • Lower urinary a-Klotho is associated with lower angiotensin-(1-7) and higher blood pressure in young adults born preterm with very low birthweight.
    South AM, Shaltout HA, Gwathmey TM, Jensen ET, Nixon PA, Diz DI, Chappell MC, Washburn LK. J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2020 Jun; 22(6):1033-1040.
  • Fetal Growth Restriction and Hypertension in the Offspring: Mechanistic Links and Therapeutic Directions.
    Sehgal A, Alexander BT, Morrison JL, South AM. J. Pediatr. 2020 Sep; 224:115-123.e2.
  • Peak blood pressure and prediction of posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome in children.
    Gall E, Chaudhuri A, South AM. Pediatr. Nephrol. 2020 10; 35(10):1967-1975.
  • ACE2 (Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme 2), COVID-19, and ACE Inhibitor and Ang II (Angiotensin II) Receptor Blocker Use During the Pandemic: The Pediatric Perspective.
    South AM, Brady TM, Flynn JT. Hypertension. 2020 07; 76(1):16-22.
  • Acute Kidney Injury in COVID-19: Emerging Evidence of a Distinct Pathophysiology.
    Batlle D, Soler MJ, Sparks MA, Hiremath S, South AM, Welling PA, Swaminathan S, . J. Am. Soc. Nephrol. 2020 07; 31(7):1380-1383.

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