Dr. Nair is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Nephrology and a transplant nephrologist in the Recanati Miller Transplantation Institute of Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York. He completed his nephrology fellowship in Winthrop Hospital after which he completed a transplant nephrology fellowship at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
Dr. Nair’s clinical and research interests include transplanting highly sensitized patients utilizing desensitization protocols and kidney paired exchange. He is part of a national steering committee created to improve the transition process of pediatric transplant recipients to adult care. In addition to participating in peer review for transplant and nephrology journals, he is an associate member of Faculty of 1000, an online Journal review service. He is also part of the advisory board for the upcoming official blog for the American Journal of Kidney Disease. He has lectured in CME courses including “Controversies in Chronic Kidney Disease”, at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He is also a co-author of a chapter on transplant immunology and use of immunosuppression in a new electronic clinical guide to decision making in medicine.