Anita Mehrotra, MD
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Medicine, Nephrology
Specialties:Internal Medicine, Nephrology
Research Topics:Immunology, Immunosuppression, Kidney, T Cells
Dr. Mehrotra is a nephrologist and clinical/translational researcher. Her research interests include clinical trials and outcomes research in nutrition, nephrology, and transplantation.
American Board of Internal Medicine
MD, Jefferson Medical College
BS, The Pennsylvania State University
PhD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Residency, Internal Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Fellowship, Nephrology, Mount Sinai Hospital
Fellowship, Nephrology Transplant, Mount Sinai Hospital
Young Investigator Award
KL2 PhD Scholars Award
American Heart Association Founders Affiliate Clinical Research Program Award
First Prize for Oral Presentation at Graduate Medical Education Research Day
American Society of Transplantation/Roche Clinical Science Fellowship Grant
PGY-II Teaching Resident of the Year Award
Intern of the Year Award
Fourth Year Clinical Clerkship Honors
Third Year Clinical Clerkship Honors
Preclinical Honors: Doctor in Society
Eberly College of Science Dean's List
Dr. Mehrotra’s research includes clinical trials of vitamin D supplementation in various patient populations as well as outcomes research in renal disease and solid organ transplantation (kidney, liver, heart).
Mehrotra A, Tan JA, Ames SA. . Seminars in dialysis 2015 Jun;.
Mehrotra A, Leung WY, Joson T. Nutritional vitamin D supplementation and health-related outcomes in hemodialysis patients: a protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis. Systematic reviews 2015; 4.
Sigel K, Veluswamy R, Krauskopf K, Mehrotra A, Mhango G, Sigel C, Wisnivesky J. Lung Cancer Prognosis in Elderly Solid Organ Transplant Recipients. Transplantation 2015 Apr;.
Weir MR, Burgess ED, Cooper JE, Fenves AZ, Goldsmith D, McKay D, Mehrotra A, Mitsnefes MM, Sica DA, Taler SJ. Assessment and management of hypertension in transplant patients. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN 2015 Jun; 26(6).
Mehrotra A, Leventhal J, Purroy C, Cravedi P. Monitoring T cell alloreactivity. Transplantation reviews (Orlando, Fla.) 2015 Apr; 29(2).
Li L, Lin M, Krassilnikova M, Ostrow K, Bader A, Radbill B, Uribarri J, Tokita J, Leisman S, Lapsia V, Albrecht RA, García-Sastre A, Branch AD, Heeger PS, Mehrotra A. Effect of cholecalciferol supplementation on inflammation and cellular alloimmunity in hemodialysis patients: data from a randomized controlled pilot trial. PloS one 2014; 9(10).
Gandolfini I, Buzio C, Zanelli P, Palmisano A, Cremaschi E, Vaglio A, Piotti G, Melfa L, La Manna G, Feliciangeli G, Cappuccilli M, Scolari MP, Capelli I, Panicali L, Baraldi O, Stefoni S, Buscaroli A, Ridolfi L, D'Errico A, Cappelli G, Bonucchi D, Rubbiani E, Albertazzi A, Mehrotra A, Cravedi P, Maggiore U. The Kidney Donor Profile Index (KDPI) of Marginal Donors Allocated by Standardized Pretransplant Donor Biopsy Assessment: Distribution and Association With Graft Outcomes. American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons 2014 Nov; 14(11).
Mehrotra A, Calvo MS, Beelman RB, Levy E, Siuty J, Kalaras MD, Uribarri J. Bioavailability of vitamin D2 from enriched mushrooms in prediabetic adults: a randomized controlled trial. European journal of clinical nutrition 2014 Oct; 68(10).
Krassilnikova M, Ostrow K, Bader A, Heeger P, Mehrotra A. Low Dietary Intake of Vitamin D and Vitamin D Deficiency in Hemodialysis Patients. Journal of nephrology & therapeutics 2014 May; 4(3).
Cravedi P, Manrique J, Hanlon KE, Reid-Adam J, Brody J, Prathuangsuk P, Mehrotra A, Heeger PS. Immunosuppressive effects of erythropoietin on human alloreactive T cells. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN 2014 Sep; 25(9).
Mallipattu SK, Gallagher EJ, LeRoith D, Liu R, Mehrotra A, Horne SJ, Chuang PY, Yang VW, He JC. Diabetic nephropathy in a nonobese mouse model of type 2 diabetes mellitus. American journal of physiology. Renal physiology 2014 May; 306(9).
Mehrotra A, Heeger PS. B cells and kidney transplantation: beyond antibodies. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN 2014 Jul; 25(7).
Allam SR, Krüger B, Mehrotra A, Schiano T, Schröppel B, Murphy B. The association of IL28B polymorphism and graft survival in patients with hepatitis C undergoing liver transplantation. PloS one 2013; 8(1).
Mehrotra A. ESAs in transplant anemia: one size does not . Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN 2012 Feb; 23(2).
Mehrotra A, Rose C, Pannu N, Gill J, Tonelli M, Gill JS. Incidence and consequences of acute kidney injury in kidney transplant recipients. American journal of kidney diseases : the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation 2012 Apr; 59(4).