MD-PhD Macaulay Onuigbo

Member of Healthsens Advisory Board

Macaulay Onuigbo MD MSc MBA FWACP FASN is a Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, The Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine, University of Burlington, VT, USA. He is Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology. Best graduating medical student in Medicine & Surgery at the University of Nigeria (1981). He has multiple Nephrology Fellowships from the University of Houston Health Science Center, Houston, TX, USA (1994) and the University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA (2002). He retired as an Associate Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester in 2018. He has contributed to the medical literature and published several new syndromes including the syndrome of late onset renal failure from angiotensin blockade (LORFFAB, 2005), the syndrome of rapid onset end stage renal disease (SORO-ESRD, 2010) and Quadruple Whammy (2013). He has edited 3 Nephrology books, co-edited 1 major Nephrology textbook, published 19 book chapters, authored over 110 peer-reviewed PubMed-cited journal publications, and has over 175 published conference abstracts. He serves on the editorial board of the International Journal of Clinical Practice and is a frequent reviewer for journals in Nephrology, Hypertension and General Internal Medicine. His long-term research interests include chronic kidney disease (CKD) progression, the impact of acute kidney injury (AKI) on CKD progression, Renoprotection strategies, Renoprevention paradigms, and perioperative risk stratification of CKD patients.