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Kidney (Renal)


Texas Medical Center

Kidney (Renal)
Phone: 832-824-3800
Fax: 832-825-9330


6701 Fannin Street
11th Floor
Houston, TX 77030

Peace Dorothy Imani, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine Residency Pediatrics 2019
Baylor College of Medicine Fellowship Pediatric Nephrology 2017
Makerere University Kampala Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2001


As a pediatric nephrologist, I am committed to providing outstanding family-centered patient care to children with all kinds of kidney disease including congenital and acquired kidney diseases, kidney failure, high blood pressure, kidney transplant and dialysis.

I also have an interest in global health nephrology; particularly pediatric kidney disease epidemiology in Africa and advocacy for better access to holistic health care.

Clinical Interests:

- Acute kidney injury

- Chronic kidney disease

- Hypertension

- End-stage renal disease including dialysis

- Renal transplant

Research Interests:

- Neonatal acute kidney injury

- Continuous renal replacement therapy

- Chronic dialysis outcomes in infants

- Global health nephrology


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Member
American Society of Nephrology Member
American Society of Pediatric Nephrology Member
International Pediatrics Nephrology Association Member
International Society of Nephrology Member

Selected Publications

Imani PD, Carpenter JL, Bell CS, Brandt ML, Braun MC, Swartz SJ. Peritoneal dialysis catheter outcomes in infants initiating peritoneal dialysis for end-stage renal disease. Submitted to Pediatr Nephrol July 2018. BMC Nephrology. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 30217181.

Imani PD, Puttmann K, White J, O’Mahony CA, Michael M, Koh CJ. Mid-pole ureterocalycostomy for renal transplant salvage: A pediatric case report. Transplant Proceedings. 2018 Apr;50(3):887-890 Cited in PubMed; PMID: 29661459

Lee J, Imani P, Geer J, Braun M, Srivaths P, Orjuela A. The Pharmacokinetics of Intradialytic Administration of Eculizumab in an Infant. American Journal of Kidney Disease 2015, Dec; 66(6): 1105-6. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 26363847.

Imani PD, Odiit A, Hingorani SR, Weiss NS, & Eddy AA. Acute kidney injury and its association with in-hospital mortality among children with acute infections. Pediatric Nephrology 2013, Jul; 28(11): 2199-206. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 23872929.

Burnett SM, Mubiru N, Imani P, Mbonye MK, Naikoba S, Fisher L, Manabe YC, Weaver MR. Synergistic impact of training followed by on-site support on provider performance in HIV/AIDS management: A mixed design study in Uganda with pre/post and cluster randomized trial components. JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome 2018 Apr 15;77(5):467-475. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 29346184.

Imani P, Jakech B, Kirunda I, Mbonye MK, Naikoba S, & Weaver MR. Effect of integrated infectious disease training and on-site support on the management of childhood illnesses in Uganda: a cluster randomized trial. BMC Pediatrics 2015, Aug; 15(103): 1-14. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 26315284.

Imani PD, Musoke P, Byarugaba J, & Tumwine JK. Human immunodeficiency virus infection and cerebral malaria in children in Uganda: a case-control study. BMC Pediatrics 2011, Jan; 14(11:5): 1-8. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 21235797.

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