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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Bartosh received her medical degree and completed residency training in pediatrics and fellowship training in pediatric nephrology at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children/Temple Medical School in Philadelphia. Following a seven-year faculty position at the University of Chicago, she came to Madison to head the Pediatric Nephrology Division at University of Wisconsin Children’s Hospital. She is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in pediatrics and pediatric nephrology, with special interests in pediatric renal failure, dialysis and transplantation, cardiac involvement and growth in children with renal disease, and kidney stones in childhood. She is medical director of the Pediatric Renal Transplant Program.



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UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Pediatrics

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Pediatrics
Pediatric Nephrology
Fellowship St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA
Residency St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA
Internship St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA
Medical School Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

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PubMed Articles
Paloian NJ Bowman B Bartosh SM Treatment of infant formula with patiromer dose dependently decreases potassium concentration. Pediatr Nephrol . 2019 Aug;34(8):1395-1401
[PubMed ID: 30963285]
Canetta PA Troost JP Mahoney S Kogon AJ Carlozzi N Bartosh SM Cai Y Davis TK Fernandez H Fornoni A Gbadegesin RA Herreshoff E Mahan JD Nachman PH Selewski DT Sethna CB Srivastava T Tuttle KR Wang CS Falk RJ Gharavi AG Gillespie BW Greenbaum LA Holzman LB Kretzler M Robinson BM Smoyer WE Guay-Woodford LM Reeve B Gipson DS CureGN Consortium. Health-related quality of life in glomerular disease. Kidney Int . 2019 May;95(5):1209-1224
[PubMed ID: 30898342]
Niederhaus SV Bloom DD Chang Z Hu H Bartosh SM Knechtle SJ Cytokine kinetics profiling in pediatric renal transplant recipients. Pediatr Transplant . 2010 Aug;14(5):636-45
[PubMed ID: 20353407]
Bartosh SM Ryckman FC Shaddy R Michaels MG Platt JL Sweet SC A national conference to determine research priorities in pediatric solid organ transplantation. Pediatr Transplant . 2008 Mar;12(2):153-66
[PubMed ID: 18345550]
Bartosh SM Knechtle SJ Sollinger HW Campath-1H use in pediatric renal transplantation. Am J Transplant . 2005 Jun;5(6):1569-73
[PubMed ID: 15888071]
Bartosh SM Medical management of pediatric stone disease. Urol Clin North Am . 2004 Aug;31(3):575-87, x-xi
[PubMed ID: 15313066]
Bartosh SM Leverson G Robillard D Sollinger HW Long-term outcomes in pediatric renal transplant recipients who survive into adulthood. Transplantation . 2003 Oct 27;76(8):1195-200
[PubMed ID: 14578753]