ahmad kaddourah

Ahmad Kaddourah

License Number: 
8107 Pediatric Nephrology

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About Ahmad Kaddourah

Consultant Attending Physician

Dr. Kaddourah finished his general pediatric residency at University of Louisville in Kentucky, USA in 2013. He then joined Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in Ohio to do his fellowship in Pediatric Nephrology that was accomplished in 2013.

During his fellowship, Dr. Kaddourah obtained a Master Degree in Clinical and Translational Research from University of Cincinnati in 2012. Following his Nephrology fellowship, he did a subspecialty fellowship in Pediatric Acute Care Nephrology and Dialysis at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital.

He Joined Sidra Medical and Research Center to lead the Center for Acute Nephrologic and Extracorporeal Therapies (CANET) Center. This center is specialized in providing renal replacement therapies and apheresis procedures for critically ill children.

Dr. Kaddourah has special research interest in childhood acute kidney injury and Cardiorenal Syndrome He has multiple peer-reviewed publications in different journals including New England Journal of Medicine and presented his research in different international meetings including the American Society of Nephrology meetings.

  •   Degrees:  MD, MS
  •   Specialities:  General Pediatrics, Pediatric Acute Care Nephrology, Pediatric Nephrology
Years of Experience
Clinical Excellence Awards


Epidemiology of Acute Kidney Injury in Critically Ill Children and Young Adults
November 18, 2016DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1611391...
Ahmad Kaddourah, M.D., Rajit K. Basu, M.D., Sean M. Bagshaw, M.D., and Stuart L. Goldstein
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Identifying evidence of cardio-renal syndrome in patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy using cystatin C.
Neuromuscul Disord. 2016 Oct;26(10):637-642...
Villa CR, Kaddourah A, Mathew J, Ryan TD, Wong BL, Goldstein SL, Jefferies JL
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Novel Urinary Tubular Injury Markers Reveal an Evidence of Underlying Kidney Injury in Children with Reduced Left Ventricular Systolic Function: A Pilot Study
2016 Oct;31(10):1637-45...
Kaddourah A, Goldstein S, Basu R, Nehus E, Terrell T, Brunner L, Bennett M, Haffner C, Jefferies L.
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Urinary Biomarker Incorporation into the Renal Angina Index Early in ICU Admission Optimizes Acute Kidney Injury Prediction in Critically Ill Children: A Prospective Cohort Study
Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2016 Apr;31(4):586-94...
Menon S, Goldstein S MD1, Mottes T, Fei L, Kaddourah A, Terrell T, Arnold P, Bennett M, and Basu R.
Prevalence, predictors, and outcomes of cardiorenal syndrome in children with dilated cardiomyopathy: a report from the Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Registry
Pediatr Nephrol. 2015 Dec; 30(12):2177-88...
Kaddourah A, Goldstein SL, Lipshultz SE, Wilkinson JD, Sleeper LA, Lu M, Colan SD, Towbin JA, Aydin SI, Rossano J, Everitt MD, Gossett JG, Rusconi P, Kantor PF, Singh RK, Jefferies JL