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Amit Lahoti, M.D.

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Associate Professor, Department of General Internal Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Nephrology Fellowship Rotation Site Director, Department of General Internal Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Dual/Joint/Adjunct Appointment

Instructor, Division of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

1998 University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, MD, Doctor of Medicine
1994 University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, BA, Biology

Postgraduate Training

7/2004-6/2006 Clinical Fellowship, Nephrology, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX
6/2002-6/2004 Hospitalist, Hospitalist, Kelsey-Seybold Clinic, Houston, TX
8/2001-6/2002 General Internist, Macgregor Medical Association, Houston, TX
6/1998-6/2001 Clinical Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX

Board Certifications

10/2006 American Board of Internal Medicine-Nephrology
8/2002 American Board of Internal Medicine-Internal Medicine

Experience/Service

Administrative Appointments/Responsibilities

Section Chief of Nephrology ad interim, Department of General Internal Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 2/2012-5/2012

Institutional Committee Activities

Member, Graduate Medical Education Committee, 7/2012-present
Member, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, 9/2008-present
Member, Clinical Research Committee, 9/2008-8/2011
Member, Diabetes Workgroup Committee, 8/2006-8/2007

Honors and Awards

2010 Cyrus Scholar Award Semi-Finalist, UT MDACC, The Division of Internal Medicine Research Retreat
2008 Cyrus Scholar Award Finalist, UT MDACC, The Division of Internal Medicine Research Retreat
2008 Research Citation Finalist, Society of Critical Care Medicine 37th Critical Care Congress

Professional Memberships

American Society of Nephrology
Member, 1/2004-present
National Kidney Foundation
Member, 1/2004-present

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Abudayyeh AA, Lahoti A, Salahudeen AK. Onconephrology: the need and the emergence of a subspecialty in nephrology. Kidney Int 85(5):1002-4, 5/2014. PMID: 24786870.
2. Salahudeen AK, Ali N, George M, Lahoti A, Palla S. Tolvaptan in hospitalized cancer patients with hyponatremia: A double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial on efficacy and safety. Cancer 120(5):744-51, 3/1/2014. e-Pub 11/5/2013. PMID: 24895288.
3. Salahudeen AK, Doshi SM, Pawar T, Nowshad G, Lahoti A, Shah P. Incidence Rate, Clinical Correlates, and Outcomes of AKI in Patients Admitted to a Comprehensive Cancer Center. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 8(3):347-54, 3/2013. e-Pub 12/14/2012. PMCID: PMC3586962.
4. Smith J, Murthy R, Lahoti A, Odisio B, Avritscher R, Chasen B, Mahvash A. Temporary Balloon Occlusion of the Common Hepatic Artery for Yttrium-90 Glass Microspheres Administration in a Patient with Hepatocellular Cancer and Renal Insufficiency. Case Rep Radiol 2013:560758, 2013. e-Pub 4/27/2013. PMCID: PMC3655505.
5. Doshi SM, Shah P, Lei X, Lahoti A, Salahudeen AK. Hyponatremia in Hospitalized Cancer Patients and its Impact on Clinical Outcomes. Am J Kidney Dis 59(2):222-8, 2/2012. e-Pub 10/15/2011. PMID: 22001181.
6. Raval M, Gulbis A, Bollard C, Leen A, Chemaly R, Shpall E, Lahoti A, Kebriaei P. Evaluation and Management of BK Virus-Associated Nephropathy Following Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 17(11):1589-93, 11/2011. e-Pub 7/2011. PMID: 21767514.
7. Lahoti A, Nates JL, Wakefield CD, Price KJ, Salahudeen AK. Costs and outcomes of acute kidney injury in critically ill patients with cancer. J Support Oncol 9(4):149-55, Jul-Aug, 7/2011. PMID: 21809520.
8. Lahoti A, Kantarjian H, Salahudeen AK, Ravandi F, Cortes JE, Faderl S, O'Brien S, Wierda W, Mattiuzzi GN. Predictors and outcome of acute kidney injury in patients with acute myelogenous leukemia or high-risk myelodysplastic syndrome. Cancer 116(17):4063-8, 9/2010. PMID: 20564156.
9. Salahudeen AK, Kumar V, Madan N, Xiao L, Lahoti A, Samuels J, Nates J, Price K. Sustained low efficiency dialysis in the continuous mode (C-SLED): dialysis efficacy, clinical outcomes, and survival predictors in critically ill cancer patients. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol (8):1338-46(8):1338-46, 8/2009. e-Pub 7/2009. PMCID: PMC2723965.
10. Parikh GC, Amjad AI, Saliba RM, Kazmi SM, Khan ZU, Lahoti A, Hosing C, Mendoza F, Qureshi SR, Weber DM, Wang M, Popat U, Alousi AM, Champlin RE, Giralt SA, Qazilbash MH. Autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation may reverse renal failure in patients with multiple myeloma. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant (7):812-6(7):812-6, 7/2009. PMID: 19539212.

Abstracts

1. Lahoti A, Salahudeen AK. Predictors, Costs, and Outcomes of Acute Kidney Injury in Critically Ill Patients with Cancer. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 21(Abstract Issue):124A, 10/2010.
2. Salahudeen AK, Lahoti A. Acute Kidney Injury in Cancer Patients: Incidence, Risk Factors, and Outcomes. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 21(Abstract Issue):124A, 2010.
3. Lahoti A, Salahudeen AK. Acute Kidney Injury Occurs in a Significant Number of Patients Undergoing Stem Cell Transplant and is Associated with Decreased Survival. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 21(Abstract Issue):124A, 2010.
4. Lahoti A, Salahudeen AK. Acute Kidney Injury as Defined by the RIFLE Classification Had Prognostic Utility in Critically Ill Patients with Cancer. Critical Care Medicine 35(12 Suppl):A240, 12/2007.
5. Madan N, Kumar V, Lahoti A, Nates J, Price K, Salahudeen AK. Renal Replacement Therapy in Critically Ill Cancer Patients Using Continuous Sustained Low Efficiency Dialysis (C-SLED): Feasibility, Efficacy and Tolerability. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 18(Abstract Issue):450A, 10/2007.
6. Lahoti A, Nates J, Samuels J, Wakefield CD, Price KJ, Salahudeen AK. RIFLE Criteria for Acute Kidney Injury Correlates with Hospital Mortality in Critically Ill Patients with Cancer. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 18(Abstract Issue):959A, 10/2007.

Book Chapters

1. Lahoti A. Multiple Myeloma and Kidney Disease. In: Renal Disease in Cancer Patients, 1st. Ed(s) KW Finkel, SC Howard. Academic Press, 2013. ISBN: 978-0124159488.
2. Finkel KW, Lahoti A, Foringer JR. Renal Disease in Cancer Patients. In: Brenner and Rector's The Kidney, 9th. Ed(s) MW Taal, GM Chertow, PA Marsden, KS Skorecki, ASL Yu. Saunders, 1536-1554, 2012. ISBN: 978-1-4160-6193-9.
3. Busaidy NL, Lahoti A, Hanley DA. Secondary Hyperparathyroidism. In: Handbook of Parathyroid Diseases: A Case-Based Practical Guide. Ed(s) A Khan, O Clark. Springer, 141-158, 2012. ISBN: 978-1461421634.
4. Lahoti A, Cruz-Carreras MT, Salahudeen AK. Nephro-urological Emergencies in Cancer Patients. In: Oncologic Emergencies. Ed(s) C Escalante, SJ Yeung, EF Manzullo, CE Gonzalez. Springer Science+Business Media: USA. Submitted.
5. Lahoti A, Salahudeen AK. Renal Issues and Dialysis Management in Critically Ill Cancer Patients. In: Critical Care for Cancer Patients, 1st. Ed(s) SE Pravinkumar, N Rathi, S Haque. Springer: USA. Submitted. ISBN: 978-1441902818.

Manuals, Teaching Aids, Other Teaching Publications

1. Lahoti A. Section of Nephrology Fellows Syllabus. MD Anderson Cancer Center, Section of Nephrology: Houston, 12/2006.
2. Lahoti A. Acute Renal Failure: Questions and Answers. Patient Education Online: Houston, Texas, 9/2006.
3. Lahoti A. Chronic Kidney Disease: Questions and Answers. Patient Education Online: Houston, Texas, 9/2006.

Last updated: 6/5/2014