• Associate professor

    Max Rady College of Medicine
    Internal Medicine
    Section of Nephrology
    University of Manitoba

    2LB19 – 2300 McPhillips Street
    Seven Oaks General Hospital
    Winnipeg, Manitoba R2V 3M3

    Phone: 204-631-3834
    Fax: 204-632-3660
    navdeep.tangri@umanitoba.ca

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Dr. Tangri is an attending physician and associate professor in the division of nephrology, department of medicine, and the department of community health sciences at the University of Manitoba. Dr. Tangri’s research program is clinical and translational and focused on improving clinical decision making for patients with advanced chronic kidney disease. He developed and validated the kidney failure risk equation (KFRE) to predict the need for dialysis in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and is presently engaged in multiple validation and implementation exercises to increase the uptake of the KFRE.

In addition, Dr. Tangri is conducting a large prospective study on frailty, physical and cognitive function in advanced CKD, as well as leading a multinational randomized trial on the safety and efficacy of a new therapy in this population. He has published over 200 manuscripts and presented at multiple national and international scientific meetings and is a recipient of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) New Investigator Award and a CIHR foundation grant.

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Internal Medicine
Room GC430, Health Sciences Centre
820 Sherbrook Street
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3A 1R9 Canada

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