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William J. Dahms, Jr., D.O., F.A.S.N. Profile

Dahms-WilliamEDUCATION

  • B.S. in Biology, Duke University, Durham, NC, 1995.
  • Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.), Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 2000.
  • Internal Medicine Internship, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, TX, 2000-2001.
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, TX, 2001-2003.
  • Nephrology Fellowship, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX, 2003-2005.

AWARDS / DESIGNATIONS

  • Board Certified in Internal Medicine, 2003.
  • Board Certified in Nephrology, 2005.
  • Most Valuable Intern for the Department of Internal Medicine, Wilford Hall Medical Center, 2000-2001.
  • First Place Winner, Clinical Vignette Competition, 2002 South Texas American College of Physicians Regional Meeting, “Parvovirus-Induced Collapsing Glomerulopathy, A Case Report.”
  • Most Valuable Teaching Resident, as voted by the medical students from USUHS, 2002-2003.
  • Robert T. Kunau, Jr., M.D. Clinical Excellence Award Recipient, 2005.
  • Commander’s Award Winner for House Staff Scientific Research, 2nd place, Basic Science/Animal Model Category, 2005.
  • Appointed as a Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology (FASN), a mark of distinction awarded to American Society of Nephrology members active in CME and Teaching activities, 2007.

POSITIONS / APPOINTMENTS

  • Instructor, Department of Internal Medicine, Uniformed Services, University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, 2003-2005.
  • Staff Nephrologist, Keesler Medical Center, Keesler Air Force Base, MS, 2005.
  • Staff Nephrologist, Medical Director of Hemodialysis Unit, and Associate Director of SAUSCHEC Nephrology Fellowship Program, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, TX, 2005-2008.
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Uniformed Services, University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, 2005-2008.
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, 2006-2008.
  • Staff Intensivist in Trauma ICU in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, Balad Air Force Theater Hospital, Balad, Iraq, 2007.
  • Key Clinical Faculty Member, Christiana Care Nephrology Fellowship, 2011-Present.
  • Christiana Care Department of Medicine Credentials Committee Member, 2010-Present.
  • Co-Chairman of the Delaware Renal and Hypertension Symposium, an annual program highlighting the latest topics in Nephrology and Hypertension, 2010-Present.
  • Medical Director of FMC Christiana (University Plaza) Dialysis Unit.

MEMBERSHIPS

  • American College of  Physicians
  • American Medical Association
  • American Osteopathic Association
  • American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology
  • American Society of Nephrology (FASN)
  • Medical Society of Delaware
  • National Kidney Foundation
  • Renal Physicians Association
  • Society of Air Force Physicians

AREAS OF INTEREST

  • Resistant Hypertension, Outpatient and Critical Care Dialysis, Interventional Nephrology

LANGUAGES SPOKEN

  • English

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