Zohreh S. Soltani, MD, FACP, FASN
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Section of Nephrology
Section of Nephrology
M.D. – 1998
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2010 - Present Nephrology Mentoring Program for
Philip J. Ebenezer, Nithya Mariappan, Carrie M. Elks, Masudul Haque, Zohreh Soltani, Efrain Reisin, Joseph Francis. Effects of pyrrolidine dithiocarbamate on high-fat diet-induced metabolic and renal alterations in rats. Life Science 26:357-364, 2009.
Jie Liao, Zohreh Soltani, Philip Ebenezer, Angel A. Isidro-Carrión, Rubin Zhang, Arshad Asghar, Erwin Aguilar, Joseph Francis, Xuejiao Hu, León Ferder, Efrain Reisin. Tesaglitazar, a Dual Peroxisome Proliferator- Activated Receptor Agonist (PPAR / ), Improves Metabolic Abnormalities and Reduces Renal Injury in Obese Zucker Rats. Nephron Exp Nephrol 114:e61-e68, 2010.
Zohreh Soltani, Efrain Reisin. A tool to reduce proteinuria. Editorial. Curr Hypertens Rep 13(2):96-98, 2011.
Leonard Gyebi, Zohreh Soltani, Efrain Reisin. Lipid nephrotoxicity: New concept for an old disease. Curr Hypertens Rep 14(2):177-81, 2012.
Zohreh Soltani, Efrain Reisin. Is hyperuricemia the missing piece in the metabolic syndrome puzzle? Curr Hypertens Rep 14(2):97-99, 2012
Efrain Reisin, Zohreh Soltani, Daniel H Suarez, Eduardo Rusak. El impacto de la obesidad y el sindrome metabolico en el sistema cardio-renal. Gomez Llambi H;Piskorz D (eds) Inter-Medica pp:226-231, 2013.
Zohreh Soltani, Kashaf Rasheed, Daniel Kapusta, Efrain Reisin. Potential Role of Uric Acid in Metabolic Syndrome. Hypertension, Kidney Injury and Cardiovascular Diseases: Is it time for reappraisal? In Press 2013
Nominated for Faculty Assembly Award (Outstanding Accomplishments by a Young Faculty Member) LSUHSC, New Orleans, LA
National Institute of Health - NIGMS grant award 2012-2013
Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology (FASN) 2012
Fellow of the American College of Physicians (FACP) 2011
Selected as one of The Leading Physicians of the World and Top Nephrologist in New Orleans, LA by the International Association of Healthcare Professions and included in the 2012 edition of "The Leading Physicians of the World".
Selected for Early Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar, AAMC 2011
Elected for Nephrology Mentoring Program for the Southern Society of Clincial Investigation (SSCI) Meetings -2010- Present
Recognition letter for Excellence in Teaching and Patient Care by Nephrology Fellows, LSUHSC, New Orleans, LA 2010.