ASN's Mission

To create a world without kidney diseases, the ASN Alliance for Kidney Health elevates care by educating and informing, driving breakthroughs and innovation, and advocating for policies that create transformative changes in kidney medicine throughout the world.

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About ASN

Kalani L. Raphael, MD, MS, FASN, BRCU Faculty

ASN Biography

Kalani L. Raphael, MD, MS, FASN, is a nephrologist and Associate Professor of Medicine at Oregon Health & Science University and VA Portland Health Care System. He is internationally recognized as a leader in the area of acid-base balance in CKD.

A Native Hawaiian, Dr. Raphael is passionate about health equity for members of the Pacific Islander community. He serves as a member of the Executive Committee of the Oregon Pacific Islander Coalition, or OPIC, a consortium of community-based organizations that support Pacific Islanders in Oregon and Southwest Washington.

Dr. Raphael serves on the ASN Continuous Professional Development Committee and on the Kidney360 Editorial Board.