Arlene B Chapman, MD

Professor of Medicine

Department of Medicine

Office: EUH GG23

Phone: 404-712-1993

Fax: 404-727-5563

Email: abchapm@emory.edu

Biography

Dr. Chapman is a Professor of Medicine, Renal Division, Emory University School of Medicine, Assistant Director of the Renal Fellowship Training Program, and Co-Principal Investigator of the Atlanta Clinical and Translational Science Institute.

Dr. Chapman is a graduate of the University of Guelph and MacMaster School of Medicine. She trained in Internal Medicine at Georgetown University School of Medicine and completed her Fellowship in Renal Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. She joined the University of Colorado faculty as Assistant Professor in 1988 and was promoted to Associate Professor in 1997.

She joined the Emory faculty in 1998 and was promoted to Professor of Medicine in 2002. Dr. Chapman accepted the position of site-specific Program Director of the Grady General Clinical Research Center in 2005 and the overall Program Director of the Emory General Clinical Research Center, now known as the Clinical Research Network, in 2006.

Dr. Chapman is Co-Principal Investigator of the NCATS supported Atlanta Clinical and Translational Science Institute. Dr. Chapman has served on the study sections for NIH, AHA and NKF and editorial boards for JASN, Kidney International, CJASN, AJKD and NDT. Dr. Chapman's research focuses on mechanisms of cyst formation in autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease and determinants of the genetic contributions to antihypertensive drug responses in essential hypertension.

Education

MD, University of Guelph and MacMaster School of Medicine, 1983.
Internship, Georgetown University Hospital, 1984.
Residency, Georgetown University School of Medicine, 1986.
Fellowship, Georgetown University Hospital, 1987.
Fellowship, Georgetown University Hospital, 1988.
Fellowship, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 1989.


Interests

  • Clinical investigation in the fields of hereditary renal diseases, autosomal dominant polycystic kidney diseases, pharmacogenetics, essential hypertension, and pregnancy.

Achievements

  • 2002 The Golden Apple Teaching Award for Emory University Hospitals, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
  • 2010 The Golden Apple Teaching Award for Emory University Hospitals, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia

Associations

  • Human Biology, Human Kinetics Society, University of Guelph, Honorary Life Member
  • McMaster Medical Society, University of McMaster, Honorary Life Member
  • American Federation of Clinical Research: 1989-1995
  • National Kidney Foundation: 1988-present
  • American Society of Nephrology: 1988-present
  • International Society of Nephrology: 1989-present
  • American Heart Association: Fellow Member 2000-present

Publications

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