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Jodie Lynn Babitt, MD

  • Phone: 617-643-3181
Departments
Nephrology
Department of Medicine
Clinical Interests
Kidney disease
Anemia
Locations
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, Harvard Medical School
Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Fellowship, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Nephrology, American Board of Internal Medicine
Gender
Female
Patient Age Group
Adult
Accepting New Patients
No

BiographyJodie L. Babitt is a graduate of Harvard Medical School andcompleted her Fellowship training in Nephrology at Massachusetts GeneralHospital. She is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical Schooland has been on staff at the Massachusetts General Hospital since 2005. Dr.Babitt serves as an attending physician on the inpatient nephrology consult,ICU, and dialysis services.

ResearchDr. Babitt's research focuses on the molecular mechanisms of systemic iron balance. She has made important contributions toward understanding the pathogenesis of iron homeostasis disorders including the anemia of chronic kidney disease and the iron overload disorder hereditary hemochromatosis, and she was the 2009 recipient of a Marcel Simon Award for Excellence in the Research of Genetic Hemochromatosis by the International BioIron Society.

Richard B. Simches Research Center
185 Cambridge Street
Boston, MA 02114

Phone: 617-643-3181
Fax: 617-643-3182