Donna J. Claes, MD, MS, BSPharmacy
Assistant Professor, Medical Director-Dialysis Unit
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Dr. Donna Claes has been a pediatric nephrologist since 2013. In addition to her academic training within pediatric nephrology, she also completed the Quality Scholar's program through the James M. Anderson Center for Health Systems Excellence at Cincinnati Cincinnati Children’s Hospital.
Dr. Claes currently serves as the Medical Director of the Dialysis Unit at Cincinnati Children's Hospital . Her academic interest focuses on systems based methods to improve health care delivery to the pediatric chronic kidney disease (CKD)/end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patient population. In the 2017, she had the privilege of being involved in hospital wide efforts focused on appropriate vascular access device selection, especially as it pertains to pediatric CKD/ESRD patients.