About ASN

Ashita J. Tolwani, MD, BRCU Faculty

ASN Biography

Ashita J. Tolwani, MD, is Professor of Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). Dr. Tolwani was the Nephrology Fellowship Training Program Director from 2004–2010 and is now the Associate Program Director.

Dr. Tolwani completed her nephrology fellowship at UAB and joined the Division as a faculty member in 1999. Her interests are in clinical outcomes research in acute kidney injury and continuous renal replacement therapy. She received a Masters of Science in Clinical Epidemiology from the Harvard School of Public Health in June 2004. She heads the CRRT Program at UAB and organizes an annual UAB CRRT Academy for trainees, practicing physicians and nursing from across the United States.