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

David S. Goldfarb, MD, FASN, BRCU Faculty

ASN Biography

David S. Goldfarb, MD, FASN, is a Professor of Medicine and Physiology at NYU Grossman School of Medicine. He is the Clinical Chief of Nephrology and the Director of the Kidney Stone Prevention Program at NYU Langone Health. He is also Chief of the Nephrology Section at the New York VA Healthcare System and Medical Director of Hemodialysis at the New York VA. He is a consultant for the New York City Poison Control Center.

Dr. Goldfarb is the former President of the New York Society of Nephrology and the ROCK Society (Research on Calculus Kinetics). He was chosen as the Stone Crusher of the Year by the Oxalosis and Hyperoxaluria Foundation (OHF) in 2014 and as Nephrologist of the Year by the American Kidney Fund in 2016.

Currently, Dr. Goldfarb is a member of the Medical Advisory Board of the NKF of Greater New York, the OHF, and the International Cystinuria Foundation. He is a member of the editorial boards of JASN, CJASN, Kidney International, Urolithiasis and Current Opinion in Nephrology and Hypertension. Dr. Goldfarb's past medical history is significant for having had three calcium oxalate monohydrate stones.