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Yosuke Miyashita, MD

Job Title Director, Pediatric Hypertension Clinic
Job Title Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Job Title Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
4401 Penn Avenue, Suite Floor 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
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Education and Training

Medical School:

2003 Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2009 Masters in Public Health in Health Services, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, WA


2006 General Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis Children’s Hospital, St. Louis, MO


2009 Pediatric Nephrology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle, WA


  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • National Kidney Foundation
  • American Society of Pediatric Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • USMLE Steps 1-3
  • The American Board of Pediatrics


  • Pediatric Academic Society/American Society of Pediatric Nephrology Young Investigator Travel Award
  • Featured Poster at American Society of Hypertension 2009 Annual Meeting
  • American Society of Hypertension/Boehringer Ingelheim Young Investigator Travel Award
  • Letter of Commendation for Outstanding Academic Performance
  • Summa Cum Laude
  • The Gus Mesmer Academic Achievement Award, Outstanding Senior Mechanical Engineer
  • The Joseph Razek Prize, Exceptional Academic Achievement in Mechanical Engineering
  • Residential Advisor of the Year
  • Tau Beta Pi, National Engineering Honor Society
  • Pi Tau Sigma, National Mechanical Engineering Honor Society

Active Research Projects / Grants

  • Use of isradipine for management of acute hypertension in the hospital
  • Risk factors for Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Topical gentamicin use in peritoneal dialysis patients
Last Update
May 23, 2013
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Last Update
May 23, 2013