Joseph I. Shapiro
Joseph I. Shapiro has run a well-funded translational research laboratory for more than twenty years and has served as the Principal Investigator for the NIH-sponsored National Analgesic Nephropathy Study as well as the enrollment Chairman for the ongoing NIH-sponsored CORAL study. The focus of his research is the cardiovascular implications of renal disease. Dr. Shapiro is board certified in internal medicine and nephrology and is a Professor of medicine and pharmacology at the University of Toledo’s College of Medicine and the Chairman of its Department of Medicine. His managerial experience also includes his role as an Associate Dean for business development at the University of Toledo. In addition, Dr. Shapiro holds a distinguished chair as a Mercy Health Partners Education Professor. He has authored a number of patents as well as more than one hundred fifty manuscripts.
Biography Updated on 25 October 2009