David M. CohenM.D.

  • Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, School of Medicine
  • Professor of Cell, Developmental and Cancer Biology, School of Medicine

Expertise

  • Nephrology and Hypertension

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Biography

Dr. Cohen joined the OHSU Division of Nephrology and Hypertension faculty in 1995. His clinical interests include disorders of fluid and electrolyte balance, particularly hyponatremia and hypernatremia, and the genetic basis of renal disease. He recently served as chief of the nephrology section at the VA Portland Health Care System.

Education

  • B.S., 1984, Pennsylvania State University
  • M.D., 1986, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
  • Internship:

    • Internal Medicine, University Hospital of Boston University Medical Center, 1986-1987
  • Residency:

    • Internal Medicine, University Hospital of Boston University Medical Center, 1987-1989
  • Fellowship:

    • Research Fellow, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Laboratory of Molecular Genetics, Division of Genetics, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, 1993-1995
    • Clinical Fellow in Nephrology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 1992-1993
    • Research Fellow in Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 1989-1992
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Internal Medicine, Diplomate
    • American Board of Internal Medicine (Nephrology), Diplomate
    • Oregon License Registration

Languages

  • English