Samir Parikh is a Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and staff physician in the Division of Nephrology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Dr. Parikh graduated magna cum laude from Harvard with a degree in chemistry and received the Founder’s Medal from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. He completed post-graduate training at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School. Dr. Parikh has served as principal investigator on research grants from the National Institutes of Health, American Society of Nephrology, American Heart Association, and American Diabetes Association. Dr. Parikh’s mentorship and teaching have been recognized with awards from Harvard Medical School and BIDMC. His research is focused on the discovery and translation of molecular mechanisms underlying acute kidney injury and sepsis. Dr. Parikh has been inducted into the American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI). He has received NIH/NHLBI’s 2018 Outstanding Investigator Award.
It gives us great honor to announce his name as the recipient of the award for Academic Excellence with ANIO for 2020.