Ziyad Al-Aly, MD

Assistant Professor, School of Medicine
kidney disease, biostatistics, administrative data, data visualization, epidemiology, global health, military & veterans, longitudinal study, health services research, outcomes research

Dr. Al-Aly is a staff nephrologist and the Associate Chief of Staff for Research and Education at the Veterans Affairs St. Louis Health Care System. He is interested in using Veterans Affairs administrative data to improve our understanding of the epidemiology and progression of kidney disease, as well as the relationship between longitudinal kidney function parameters and key outcomes including hospitalizations, readmissions, mortality, and end-stage renal disease.