Tufts Medical Center
35 Kneeland St.
Boston, MA 02111
Phone #: 617-636-5866
Fax #: 617-636-2369
2022, National Kidney Foundation J. Michael Lazarus Award
2021, "Top Doctor", Boston Magazine
2020, "Top Doctor," Boston Magazine
2019, ASN Distinguished Leader Award
2018/2019, "Top Doctor," Boston Magazine
2017, "Top Doctor," Boston Magazine
Perl J, Brown EA, Chan CT, Couchoud C, Davies SJ, Kazancioğlu R, Klarenbach S, Liew A, Weiner DE, Cheung M, Jadoul M, Winkelmayer WC, Wilkie ME; for Conference Participants. Home dialysis: conclusions from a Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) Controversies Conference. Kidney Int. 2023 May;103(5):842-858. doi: 10.1016/j.kint.2023.01.006. Epub 2023 Jan 31. PMID: 36731611.
Ladin K, Tighiouart H, Bronzi O, Koch-Weser S, Wong JB, Levine S, Agarwal A, Ren L, Degnan J, Sewall LN, Kuramitsu B, Fox P, Gordon EJ, Isakova T, Rifkin D, Rossi A, Weiner DE. Effectiveness of an Intervention to Improve Decision Making for Older Patients With Advanced Chronic Kidney Disease : A Randomized Controlled Trial. Ann Intern Med. 2023 Jan;176(1):29-38. doi: 10.7326/M22-1543. Epub 2022 Dec 20. PMID: 36534976.
Sarnak MJ, Auguste BL, Brown E, Chang AR, Chertow GM, Hannan M, Herzog CA, Nadeau-Fredette AC, Tang WHW, Wang AY, Weiner DE, Chan CT; American Heart Association Council on the Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease; Council on Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology; Council on Cardiovascular Radiology and Intervention; Council on Clinical Cardiology; Council on Hypertension; and Council on Lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health. Cardiovascular Effects of Home Dialysis Therapies: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association. Circulation. 2022 Sep 13;146(11):e146-e164. doi: 10.1161/CIR.0000000000001088. Epub 2022 Aug 15. PMID: 35968722.
Weiner DE, Liu CK, Miao S, Fielding R, Katzel LI, Giffuni J, Well A, Seliger SL. Effect of Long-term Exercise Training on Physical Performance and Cardiorespiratory Function in Adults With CKD: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Am J Kidney Dis. 2023 Jan;81(1):59-66. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2022.06.008. Epub 2022 Aug 6. PMID: 35944747; PMCID: PMC9780154.
Hsu CM, Lacson EK, Manley HJ, Aweh GN, Miskulin D, Johnson D, Weiner DE. Seroresponse to Third Doses of SARS-CoV-2 Vaccine Among Patients Receiving Maintenance Dialysis. Am J Kidney Dis. 2022 Jul;80(1):151-153. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2022.03.002. Epub 2022 Apr 1. PMID: 35378208; PMCID: PMC8972976.
Damron KC, Friedman R, Inker LA, Thompson A, Grams ME, Guðmundsdóttir H, Willis K, Manley T, Heerspink HL, Weiner DE. Treating Early-Stage CKD With New Medication Therapies: Results of a CKD Patient Survey Informing the 2020 NKF-FDA Scientific Workshop on Clinical Trial Considerations for Developing Treatments for Early Stages of Common, Chronic Kidney Diseases. Kidney Med. 2022 Mar 7;4(4):100442. doi: 10.1016/j.xkme.2022.100442. PMID: 35372821; PMCID: PMC8967726.
Hsu CM, Gupta S, Tighiouart H, Goyal N, Faugno AJ, Tariq A, Raichoudhury R, Sharma JH, Meyer L, Kshirsagar RK, Jose A, Leaf DE, Weiner DE; STOP-COVID Investigators. Kidney Recovery and Death in Critically Ill Patients With COVID-19-Associated Acute Kidney Injury Treated With Dialysis: The STOP-COVID Cohort Study. Am J Kidney Dis. 2022 Mar;79(3):404-416.e1. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2021.11.004. Epub 2021 Dec 4. PMID: 34871701; PMCID: PMC8641974.
Shea MK, Barger K, Booth SL, Wang J, Feldman HI, Townsend RR, Chen J, Flack J, He J, Jaar BG, Kansal M, Rosas SE, Weiner DE; CRIC Study Investigators. Vitamin K status, all-cause mortality, and cardiovascular disease in adults with chronic kidney disease: the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort. Am J Clin Nutr. 2022 Mar 4;115(3):941-948. doi: 10.1093/ajcn/nqab375. PMID: 34788785; PMCID: PMC8895220.
Liu CK, Seo J, Lee D, Wright K, Tamura MK, Moye JA, Bean JF, Weiner DE. Mobility in Older Adults Receiving Maintenance Hemodialysis: A Qualitative Study. Am J Kidney Dis. 2022 Apr;79(4):539-548.e1. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2021.07.010. Epub 2021 Aug 20. PMID: 34419517; PMCID: PMC8858323.
SPRINT Research Group; Lewis CE, Fine LJ, Beddhu S, Cheung AK, Cushman WC, Cutler JA, Evans GW, Johnson KC, Kitzman DW, Oparil S, Rahman M, Reboussin DM, Rocco MV, Sink KM, Snyder JK, Whelton PK, Williamson JD, Wright JT Jr, Ambrosius WT. Final Report of a Trial of Intensive versus Standard Blood-Pressure Control. N Engl J Med. 2021 May 20;384(20):1921-1930. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1901281. PMID: 34010531; PMCID: PMC9907774.
Dr. Weiner’s clinical specialties are dialysis and hypertension. He has a specialty clinic at Tufts Medical Center for difficult to manage hypertension. Other clinical interests include general nephrology and chronic kidney diseases and inpatient care of individuals with kidney disease. Dr. Weiner is the Associate Medical Director of DCI Boston and treats home dialysis patients at DCI Somerville. In this role, he is working to enhance care for dialysis patients and dialysis education at Tufts Medical Center.
Dr. Weiner is the current Policy Forum Editor of the American Journal of Kidney Diseases and is the Editor-in-Chief of Kidney Medicine.
Dr. Weiner, in conjunction with Dr. Gilbert, is the editor-in-chief of the National Kidney Foundation's Primer on Kidney Diseases, 6th, 7th and 8th editions, a leading nephrology textbook.
Dr. Weiner is the Medical Director of Clinical Research for Dialysis Clinic, Inc, the leading not-for-profit provider of dialysis care in the United States.
Dr. Weiner is the Chair of American Society of Nephrology's Quality Committee, which interfaces with regulation and legislation impacting US nephrology practice for the leading nephrology society in the United States. He has been a member of four Technical Expert Panels charged with developing metrics for CMS to apply to clinical care and is the chair of the 2018 ESRD Technical Expert Panel on Physician Level Measures in Dialysis.
Dr. Weiner has been an active grant reviewer for the National Institutes of Health, serving as an ad hoc participant in five KNOD Study Sections and several other NIH Study Sections. He is also a grant reviewer for the Paul Teschan Research Fund.
Dr. Weiner was the chair of the curriculum committee at Tufts University School of Medicine and is a member of the Residency Selection Committee at Tufts Medical Center. He lectures on Renal pathophysiology to students at the Friedman School of Nutrition and Tufts University School of Medicine and teaches Tufts medical students in the 2nd year Introduction to Clinical Reasoning course.