Frank C Brosius III MD

Professor, Internal Medicine
Specialties: 
Nephrology, Internal Medicine
Clinical Interests:

Diabetes, electrolytes, hypertension and all aspects of general adult Nephrology, including chronic kidney disease (CKD).

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Locations

U of M Nephrology

Taubman Center Floor 3 Reception C
1500 E Medical Center Dr SPC 5364
Ann Arbor
MI
48109
Phone:
734-936-5548
Fax:
734-936-9621

Credentials

Medical School or Training

  • University of Kansas, 1979

Residency

  • University of Michigan Health System, Internal Medicine, MI, 1983

Fellowship

  • Internal Medicine Nephrology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 1989

Professional Organizations

  • International Society of Nephrology

  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Program Center for Excellence

  • American Heart Association

  • American Society of Nephrologists

  • American Diabetes Association

  • National Kidney Foundation

  • National Kidney Foundation of Michigan

Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine

  • Nephrology

Research

How glucose uptake and transporter expression promote specific cellular signaling responses that lead to physiologic (antiapoptotic, antihypertensive) or pathophysiologic (diabetic nephropathy) responses.

Biography

Dr. Brosius graduated from the University of Kansas and performed internal medicine training at the University of Michigan followed by fellowship training at the Beth Israel Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston. He was appointed chief of the nephrology division in 2004. He specializes in the study and treatment of patients with diabetic kidney disease and more recently has focused on promoting global kidney health initiatives.

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