Tamara Isakova

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Research Interests

Dr. Isakova is a clinical nephrologist with experience in patient-oriented and epidemiological research of disordered mineral metabolism in chronic kidney disease. Dr. Isakova provides clinical care for patients with chronic kidney disease and bone and mineral metabolism disorders and for patients with kidney stones.

Certifications and Licenses

Internal Medicine

Training Experience

2004Internship, Massachusetts General Hospital
2006Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
2010Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Education/Academic qualification

MMSc, Harvard Medical School

… → 2009

MD, SUNY Downstate Medical Center

… → 2003

Research interests

  • Clinical Research
  • Clinical Trial Methodology
  • Renal Diseases

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Research Output

A randomized trial comparing the safety, adherence, and pharmacodynamics profiles of two doses of sodium bicarbonate in CKD: The BASE pilot trial

Raphael, K. L., Isakova, T., Ix, J. H., Raj, D. S., Wolf, M., Fried, L. F., Gassman, J. J., Kendrick, C., Larive, B., Flessner, M. F., Mendley, S. R., Hostetter, T. H., Block, G. A., Li, P., Middleton, J. P., Sprague, S. M., Wesson, D. E. & Cheung, A. K., Jan 2020, In : Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 31, 1, p. 161-174 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations

    Longitudinal Evolution of Markers of Mineral Metabolism in Patients With CKD: The Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC) Study

    CRIC Study Investigators, Feb 2020, In : American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 75, 2, p. 235-244 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Rationale and design of the Transformative Research in Diabetic Nephropathy (TRIDENT) Study

    Townsend, R. R., Guarnieri, P., Argyropoulos, C., Blady, S., Boustany-Kari, C. M., Devalaraja-Narashimha, K., Morton, L., Mottl, A. K., Patel, U., Palmer, M., Ross, M. J., Sarov-Blat, L., Steinbugler, K., Susztak, K., Luciano, R., Ross, M., Canetta, P., Campbell, K., Hogan, J., Mottl, A. & 10 others, Lenz, O., Szerlip, H., Bansal, S., Brosius, C., Schelling, J., Almaani, S., Kretzler, M., Isakova, T., Avasare, R. & Lafayette, R., Jan 2020, In : Kidney international. 97, 1, p. 10-13 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

    A pilot randomized trial of ferric citrate coordination complex for the treatment of advanced CKD

    Block, G. A., Block, M. S., Smits, G., Mehta, R., Isakova, T., Wolf, M. & Chertow, G. M., Aug 2019, In : Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 30, 8, p. 1495-1504 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 4 Scopus citations

    Association of Fitness With Racial Differences in Chronic Kidney Disease

    Paluch, A. E., Pool, L. R., Isakova, T., Lewis, C. E., Mehta, R., Schreiner, P. J., Sidney, S., Wolf, M. & Carnethon, M. R., Jul 2019, In : American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 57, 1, p. 68-76 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle