Saad Mohammed Shariff, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension

Specialty Areas

Interventional Nephrology; Vascular access and Peritoneal dialysis access; Acute and Chronic kidney disease; Renal replacement therapy; Fluid, electrolyte and acid-base disturbance.

Education and Experience

Medical School MBBS: Bangalore Medical College & Research Institute, 2002-2009; Junior Resident: in Medical/Surgical ICU, St. John’s Medical College Hospital, 2012; Internal Medicine Resident: University at Buffalo- State University of New York, 2012-2015; Chief Resident: University at Buffalo- State University of New York, 2015; Nephrology Fellow: University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2015-2017; Chief Nephrology Fellow: University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2016-2017; Interventional Nephrology Fellow/ Clinical Instructor: University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2017-2018; Assistant Professor of Medicine: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2018-present.

Abstracts

Saad Mohammed Shariff, Alian Albalas, Michal Allon. Clinical outcomes and economic impact of starting hemodialysis with a catheter vs permanent access (AVF/AVG) after pre-ESRD arteriovenous fistula creation. (Abstract Number 3021247. Presented at ASN-Kidney week 2018 meeting on October 26, 2018 at San Diego, CA.)

Saad Mohammed Shariff, Alian Albalas, Ammar Almehmi, Abdel Aal AK. Outcomes of arterial embolization in treating renal angiomyolipomas: a single center experience. (Abstract number 3022194. Presented at ASN-Kidney week 2018 meeting on October 26, 2018 at San Diego CA.)

Shariff, Saad Mohammed, Albalas, Alian, Almehmi, Ammar, Narasimha Krishna, Vinay, Lee, Timmy C., Abdel Aal AK, Allon, Michael. Screening for Peripheral Vascular Disease in Hemodialysis patients by Measurement of Skin Perfusion Pressure.  (Abstract number 2781310. Presented at ASN- Kidney Week meeting on November 3, 2017 at New Orleans, LA.)

Shariff S, Almehmi A, Al-Balas A, Krishna VN, Oser R, Saddekni S, Ertel N, Abdel Aal AK. Changes in Glomerular Filtration Rate following Arterial Embolization of Renal Angiomyolipoma. (Presented at American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology meeting on February 17, 2018 at Salt Lake City, UT.)

Shariff S, Ertel N, Oser R, Saddekni S, Abdel Aal AK, Almehmi A. Cumulative Patency Rate of Forearm Versus Upper Arm Arteriovenous Fistula. (Presented at University of Alabama at Birmingham Trainee Research Symposium on March 7, 2018, Birmingham, AL.)

Shiga-toxin Positive Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome in an HIV-negative Adult Patient with Kaposi Sarcoma and Follicular Lymphoma. (February 2015: Poster Presentation at New York ACP, Annual meeting.)

Oral Presentations

Outcomes of Peritoneal Dialysis Catheters:  Elective versus Urgent-Start Use. Presenter: Saad Mohammed Shariff. (February 21, 2018: Nephrology Young Investigators Forum, Southern Society for Clinical Investigation, New Orleans, L.A.)

Therapeutic Hypothermia in Cardiac arrest-outcomes in Hospital Cardiac arrest and out of hospital cardiac arrest. Presenter: Saad Mohammed Shariff (June 2015: 2nd Place at John J. O’Brien Research Symposium, SUNY-Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.)

Dr. Saad Shariff