Lemuel Rivera Fuentes, MD

 

Lemuel Rivera Fuentes
Supervisor, Clinical Research, Renal Research Institute

Lemuel Rivera Fuentes joined the Renal Research Institute in 2018 as a research scientist, and in 2021 became the supervisor of clinical research. His research interests include the design and execution of pilot studies for innovative therapies to manage volume and anemia in dialysis patients. Lemuel obtained his medical degree from Universidad La Salle in Mexico City, where he was awarded the Excellency in Medical Academic Achievement Grant by the Pfizer Scientific Institute. He completed his internal medicine residency at ABC Medical Center and a nephrology fellowship program at Salvador Zubirán National Institute of Medical Sciences and Nutrition in Mexico City. He went on to pursue a high specialization postgraduate course in transplant nephrology sponsored by the National Autonomous University of Mexico. He is board-certified by the Mexican Council of Internal Medicine and the Mexican Board of Nephrology.