Diego Aviles MD

Diego Aviles MD

Professor of Clinical Pediatrics Division of Nephrology

Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Division of Nephrology    

Chief, Division of Nephrology    

Director, Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship Program    

Director, Children's Hospital Dialysis Unit    

Alan Robson, MD Professorship of
Pediatric Nephrology

Bio    

Pediatric Residency  University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, PR, 1987-1990

Fellowship - Pediatric Nephrology, Georgetown University Children's Medical Center, Washington, D.C., 1990-1993

Board Certification:
Pediatrics (Re-certified in 2000)
Pediatric Nephrology (Re-certified in 2000)

Diego Aviles, MD, earned his MD from the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine in San Juan, Puerto Rico, in 1987. He completed his Pediatric residency at the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine from 1987-1990, before serving a Fellowship in Pediatric Nephrology at Georgetown University Children’s Medical Center in Washington, DC.  Dr. Aviles is board certified in both Pediatrics and Pediatric Nephrology.  He is Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Nephrology at the LSU Health Sciences Center and also a pediatric specialist in Nephrology at Children’s Hospital in New Orleans.  His research interests include T-cells in steroid resistant nephritic syndrome.

Research Interests                  

T cells in steroid resistant nephrotic syndrome                

Additional Info                  

          Publications at PubMed

LCRC Faculty

Asim Abdel-Mageed DVM PhD
Molecular Signaling
Tulane University School of Medicine
Asim B. Abdel-Mageed DVM
Molecular Signaling
Tulane University School of Medicine
Ashok Aiyar PhD
Immunology, Infection, and Inflamation
LSU Health - New Orleans
Amir Al-Khami PhD
Molecular Genetics
LSU Health - New Orleans
Suresh K. Alahari PhD
Molecular Signaling
LSU Health - New Orleans
Mehnaaz Ali PhD
Drug Discovery
Xavier University
Gurdial Arora PhD
Drug Discovery
Xavier University
Diego Aviles MD
Immunology, Infection, and Inflamation
LSU Health - New Orleans
Wayne L. Backes PhD
Molecular Genetics
LSU Health - New Orleans