Samih H. Nasr, M.D.

  1. Pathologist

Departments

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

EnglishArabic

Dr. Nasr is a pathologist specialized in the diagnosis of kidney diseases. His research and clinical interests include the following:

  • Renal lesions associated with monoclonal gammopathy of renal significance (MGRS) and hematologic malignancy, including proliferative glomerulonephritis with monoclonal immunoglobulin deposits (PGNMID), immunoglobulin-related amyloidosis, immunotactoid glomerulopathy, monoclonal immunoglobulin deposition disease, crystalglobulin-induced nephropathy, myeloproliferative neoplasm-related glomerulopathy, and myeloma cast nephropathy.
  • Glomerular diseases with organized deposits, including amyloidosis, fibrillary glomerulonephritis and immunotactoid glomerulopathy.
  • Adult bacterial infection-associated glomerulonephritis
  • Application of proteomics in the diagnosis of kidney diseases, including amyloidosis, light chain deposition disease, fibrillary glomerulonephritis, and paraneoplastic cast nephropathy.
  • Kidney lesions associated with monoclonal gammopathy (eg, PGNMID, immunoglobulin-related amyloidosis, immunotactoid glomerulopathy, light chain deposition disease, myeloma cast nephropathy)
  • Glomerular diseases with organized deposits, including amyloidosis, fibrillary glomerulonephritis and immunotactoid glomerulopathy
  • Adult bacterial infection-associated glomerulonephritis
Rochester

Rochester, Minnesota

  1. 2003
    Fellow - Renal PathologyCollege of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY
  2. 2002
    Resident - Anatomic PathologyCollege of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY
  3. 2001
    Resident - Anatomic PathologySt. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital, New York
  4. 1998
    Resident - Laboratory MedicineDamascus University
  5. 1996
    MDDamascus University

Certifications

  1. 2003
    Anatomic PathologyAmerican Board of Pathology

Awards and honors

  1. 2013
    Gloria Gallo AwardRenal Pathology Society

Professional memberships

  1. 2018
    Meeting OrganizerInternational Academy of Pathology
  2. 2015 - 2016
    Committee ChairProgram Committee, Renal Pathology Society
  3. 2009 - 2010
    Committee ChairMembership Committee, Renal Pathology Society