Kidney chat: Audience Q & A with a Nephrologist

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During this webinar, Dr. Delphine Tuot, an experienced nephrologist, answered questions that were submitted by webinar attendees.

Questions were related to:

  • Kidney disease stages 1-5
  • Kidney failure
  • Acute kidney injury



Delphine Tuot, MDCM, MAS

Delphine S. Tuot, MDCM, MAS, is a nephrologist, director of the San Francisco Health Network eConsult program, co-director of the UCSF Center for Innovation in Access and Quality at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center (ZSFG), and associate professor of medicine in UCSF’s Division of Nephrology at ZSFG.

Her current work focuses on the development, implementation, and evaluation of interventions that increase patient engagement in health, translate evidence into practice for patients with kidney disease, and enhance access to specialty care for underserved populations.

She obtained her undergraduate degree at Stanford University and medical degree from McGill University Faculty of Medicine. She completed residency and fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco, where she also obtained a Master of Clinical Science degree with a focus on implementation and dissemination science.