Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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Jerome C Lane, MD

Jerome C Lane, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Kidney Diseases)

Focus of Work

Bio

Dr. Jerome Lane is an attending physician in Pediatric Nephrology at Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, and an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. He earned a B.A. in Classics and Biology from Brandeis University in 1987, and his M.D. degree from the New York University School of Medicine in 1991. Dr. Lane completed his residency in Pediatrics at NYU Medical Center/Bellevue Hospital in 1994, and his fellowship in Pediatric Nephrology a...[Read full text]Dr. Jerome Lane is an attending physician in Pediatric Nephrology at Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, and an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. He earned a B.A. in Classics and Biology from Brandeis University in 1987, and his M.D. degree from the New York University School of Medicine in 1991. Dr. Lane completed his residency in Pediatrics at NYU Medical Center/Bellevue Hospital in 1994, and his fellowship in Pediatric Nephrology at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Hospital in 1997.[Shorten text]

Academic Focus

Dr. Lane serves on the Steering Committee of the Midwest Pediatric Nephrology Consortium, the leading, multicenter collaborative research group in pediatric nephrology in the country. His primary research involves lupus nephritis and glomerular disease (including nephrotic syndrome, FSGS, and IgA nephropathy, among other kidney diseases). He has also published studies regarding relapsing peritonitis in pediatric peritoneal dialysis; biomarkers of acute kidney injury in post-cardiac surgery criti...[Read full text]Dr. Lane serves on the Steering Committee of the Midwest Pediatric Nephrology Consortium, the leading, multicenter collaborative research group in pediatric nephrology in the country. His primary research involves lupus nephritis and glomerular disease (including nephrotic syndrome, FSGS, and IgA nephropathy, among other kidney diseases). He has also published studies regarding relapsing peritonitis in pediatric peritoneal dialysis; biomarkers of acute kidney injury in post-cardiac surgery critical care patients; and sleep disorders in children with kidney disease. Dr. Lane is the principal investigator at Lurie Children’s Hospital for the CureGN Study, an NIH-sponsored study designed to prospectively collect clinical data and biological specimens from children and adults with a variety of glomerular diseases.[Shorten text]

Clinical Focus

Pediatric Nephrology, Lupus Nephritis and Vasculitis, Nephrotic Syndrome, FSGS (Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis), Hypertension, Dialysis and Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy, Prenatal Counseling regarding congenital kidney conditions, Polycystic Kidney Disease.

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Education and Certification

  • MD: New York University (1991)
  • Residency: New York University Medical Center, Pediatrics (1994)
  • Fellowship: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Pediatrics Nephrology (1997)
  • Board Certification: Pediatric Nephrology