Stead Family Department of Pediatrics

Patrick Brophy, MD


Director of Pediatric Nephrology
Director, Pediatric Dialysis Center
Director, Pediatric Renal Transplant
Associate Professor, Faculty appointment - Graduate College, Interdisciplinary Graduate PRogram in Informatics
Director, Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship Program (ACGME approved)
Medical Director, 3JCW
Professor of Pediatrics  - Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation
Professor of Surgery

Contact Information

Primary Office: 1269A CBRB
Iowa City, IA 52242
Primary Office Phone: 319-356-7249



BSc, University of Regina
BA, University of Saskatchewan
MD, University of Saskatchewan
MS, Healthcare Delivery Services, Tuck School of Business/ The Dartmouth Institute, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

Summer Internship, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, Pasqua Hospital
TIPS Course (Principles of Adult Education), University of Manitoba
Residency, Pediatrics, University of Manitoba
Fellowship, Pediatric Nephrology, University of Michigan Medical Center
Post-doctoral Research Training Course, University of Michigan
Laboratory Safety Course, University of Michigan
Radiation Safety Training Course, University of Michigan
Research Fellowship, Pediatric Nephrology Service, University of Michigan Medical Center

Licensure and Certifications

Iowa Permanent Medical License (Current)
Michigan Permanent Medical License
Ohio Permanent Medical License
American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics - Sub-Board: Pediatric Nephrology
Fellow of Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Medical Council of Canada
Neonatal Resuscitation Program – Instructor/Medical Director
Pediatric Advanced Life Support- Instructor/Medical Director
Basic Life Support

Education/Training Program Affiliations

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Informatics

Research Summary

Basic Science interests: 1) The genetic and developmental biology aspects underlying kidney formation, 2) Congenital and Genetic urogenital abnormalities - more specifically Bilateral/Unilateral renal agenesis (Potter's Syndrome) and congenital progressive hydronephrosis. Translational/Collaborative Interests: Transplantation and Renal biobanks, Membranoproliferative Glomerulonephritis (MPGN) and atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome Clinical Interests: member of the Prospective Pediatric Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy Registry, NAPRTCS, Chronic Kidney Disease, Acute Dialysis Quality Initiative (ADQI) and Acute Kidney Injury Network (AKIN).

Date Last Modified: 03/12/2015 - 09:02:13