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Kathleen Liu



  • Education

    UCSF School of Medicine, 1999

  • Residencies

    Brigham and Women's Hospital, Internal Medicine, 2001

  • Fellowships

    UCSF Medical Center, Nephrology, 2006

  • Academic Title


Selected research

Decorative Caduceus

Liberation From Acute Dialysis

Alive and off dialysis at the time of discharge, with sustained independence from dialysis for 14 days. This outcome does not require that all 14 days of sustained independence occur in-hospital.


Decorative Caduceus

I-SPY COVID-19 TRIAL: An Adaptive Platform Trial for Critically Ill Patients

Time to achieve durable change in COVID-19 to ordinal level 4 or less for at least 48 hours