About ASN

Jay L. Koyner, MD, BRCU Faculty

ASN Biography

Jay L. Koyner, MD, is an Associate Professor of Medicine in the Section of Nephrology at the University of Chicago. Dr. Koyner completed his internal medicine and nephrology training at the University of Chicago, where he currently serves as the medical director of the Inpatient Dialysis Unit and Director of ICU Nephrology.

His critical care nephrology research interests have focused on the utilization of plasma and urine biomarkers to improve patient risk stratification and outcomes in the setting of AKI. Other research interests include predictive analytics, AKI following cardiac surgery, CRRT, and AKI therapeutics. He has published over 80 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters on AKI and the care of patients in with kidney injury in the ICU.