Professor Alan Salama

Consultant Nephrologist

MBBS MA PhD FRCP

Professor Alan Salama is a consultant and Professor in renal medicine at the UCL Centre for Nephrology, Royal Free Hospital in London. He runs a busy vasculitis clinic and a research laboratory investigating mechanisms of immune regulation in systemic vasculitis and glomerulonephritis.
One day he will run a marathon in less than 3 hours and 15 minutes

Specialities:

Nephrology

General medicine

Procedures offered:

All aspects of renal care and transplantation.
Renal biopsy

Clinical Interests:

Nephrology
Polycystic kidney disease
Vasculitis, SLE
Autoimmunity
Transplantation

Research interests:

I run a laboratory investigating immunological and inflammatory kidney disease, and have a clinical interest in systemic vasculitis. We have investigated novel biomarkers of disease and novel means of treatment. We are currently running a trial to define immune tolerance in systemic vasculitis.

Published papers:

Over 100 peer reviewed publication

Qualifications

Qualifications:

MBBS MA PhD FRCP

Year qualified:

1990

Country of qualification:

UK

Registration & Memberships

Registration and licensing

GMC

Memberships and associations

  • Fellow of Royal College Physicians
  • Member British Transplant Society
  • Member UK Renal Association
  • Member Association of Physicians

Languages Spoken

English, French, some Spanish