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Department of Medicine

 Division of Renal-Electrolyte

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photo Helbert Rondon, MD, MS, FACP, FASN

Associate Professor of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Associate Program Director

Nephrology Fellowship Training Program

UPMC Medical Education

Associate Clinical Director

Renal-Electrolyte Division

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Email: rondonberriosh@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-8394

Contact
Office: A915 Scaife Hall
3550 Terrace St
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
 
Phone: 412-647-8394
Fax: 412-647-6222
E-mail: rondonberriosh@upmc.edu
Administrative Assistant:
Jane Wuenschel
Address: C1107 UPMC Presbyterian Hospital
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Email: wuenschelj@upmc.edu
Phone: 412-647-8394
Fax: 412-802-6852
Education and Training
Education
MD, Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Facultad de Medicina, Lima-Peru, 2000
MS in Medical Education, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2018
Training
Internship in Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, 2003
Residency in Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, 2005
Fellowship in Nephrology, University of Pittsburgh, 2007
Research Interest
Dr. Rondon continued working towards improving nephrology medical education among medical students, internal medicine residents and renal fellows. This included curriculum development using a flipped classroom approach that focuses on the integration of fluid and electrolyte physiology into clinical practice. Dr. Rondon has also interest in new cost effective treatments for hyponatremia including the use of urea.
Clinical Interest
- Urea for the Treatment of Hyponatremia
Educational Interest
- Innovative ways to teach fluid, electrolytes, and acid-base disorders
Publications
For my complete bibliography, Click Here.
Notable Achievements
Raymond M. Rault MD Faculty Teaching Award, 2015
Raymond M. Rault MD Faculty Teaching Award, 2014
Harvard Macy Scholar, 2012
Fellow, American Society of Nephrology (FASN), 2009
Fellow, American College of Physicians (FACP), 2008
National Champion, ACP Doctor's Dilemma Competition (Medical Jeopardy), 2003
Texas State Champion, ACP Doctor's Dilemma Competition (Medical Jeopardy), 2002