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Rachel M. Engen, MD

Rachel M. Engen, MD

Rachel M. Engen, MD

Medical Director, Pediatric Kidney Transplant Program; Attending Physician, Nephrology (Kidney Diseases) Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Nephrology), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Language: English

Appointments & Referrals

1.800.543.7362 (1.800.KIDS DOC)

About Me

Dr. Engen is a board-certified pediatric nephrologist providing inpatient and outpatient general nephrology and transplantation care to children across the spectrum of kidney disease, including glomerulonephritis, nephrotic syndrome, and congenital abnormalities. As the Medical Director of the renal transplantation program at Ann & Robert H Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, she collaborates with surgeons, nutritionists, social workers, pharmacists, and psychologists to improve the lives of children with end-stage renal disease through transplantation. Dr Engen’s research interested include noninvasive ways to detect early or low-grade transplant rejection and the impact of antibodies an long-term transplant survival.

Education & Training

Education: Washington University School of Medicine, 2008

Postgraduate Training: Fellowship in pediatric nephrology, Seattle Children's Hospital, 2014-2017; Residency in pediatrics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, 2008-2011

Board Certifications: Pediatrics

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