Wei Chen, M.D.

Wei Chen, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 675
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 275-URMC (8762)

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  • Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital
  • Admits to Highland Hospital Admits to Highland Hospital

Professional Bio

Dr. Chen joined the Nephrology Division in 2014 after completing a renal clinical research fellowship at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She provides both inpatient and outpatient consultative services at Strong Memorial Hospital. Dr. Chen has a strong interest in clinical research and medical education. Her research focus is in on metabolic acidosis, mineral metabolism and vascular calcification in patients with chronic kidney disease.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Award with Distinction for Master of Science Degree, Albert Einstein 2014
Professional Development Seminar Travel Award, American Society of Nephrology 2013
Outstanding House Officer in internal medicine, Albert Einstein (Montefiore) 2011
First Place for Resident Research Symposium, Albert Einstein (Montefiore) 2011
Award to attend Mount Desert Island Biological Lab "Origin of Renal Physiology" 2010
Barry Coller Scholar for summer international health research 2005
Summa Cum Laude, Saint John's University 2004
Clare Boothe Luce Scholar, Women in Science 2003
Dean's List, Saint John's University 2001 - 2004

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Medicine, Nephrology (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
Nephrology - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

MS | Clinical Research Methods | Albert Einstein College of Medicine2014
MD | Medicine | Stony Brook School of Medicine2008
BS | Biology | St Johns University2004

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Nephrology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva Uni07/01/2011 - 6/30/2013
Fellowship in Nephrology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva Uni07/01/2011 - 06/30/2014
Residency in Internal Medicine at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva Uni07/01/2009 - 06/30/2011
Internship in Internal Medicine at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva Uni07/01/2008 - 06/30/209