About ASN

Orson W. Moe, MD, BRCU Faculty

ASN Biography

Orson W. Moe, MD, received his medical degree from the University of Toronto and is currently Professor of Internal Medicine and Physiology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. He is the Director of the Charles and Jane Pak Center of Mineral Metabolism and Clinical Research. He is also Chief of the Nephrology Division at Southwestern. Dr. Moe is the holder of the Charles and Jane Pak Distinguished Chair in Mineral Metabolism Research and the Donald Seldin Professorship in Clinical Investigation.

Dr. Moe conducts both basic science and patient-oriented research on renal physiology and metabolism as well as epithelial biology, striving to cross from the level of the whole patient to animal and cell culture models, and down to single molecules. He has edited Current Opinion in Nephrology and Hypertension, and the textbook, Seldin and Giebiesch’s The Kidney: Physiology and Pathophysiology. He also serves on the editorial board of the American Journal of Physiology, Journal of American Society of Nephrology, Clinical and Experimental Nephrology, and Journal of Nephrology. He is currently a member of the American Society of Clinical Research, American Association of Physicians, American Society of Nephrology, and American Physiologic Society.