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Mahesh Krishnan, M.D., MPH, FASN

Vice President, Clinical Research

Dr. Mahesh Krishnan’s invaluable industry knowledge includes the well-documented areas of internal medicine, epidemiology, nephrology, public health, the business of healthcare, health economics, and health policy. Prior to joining DCR, Dr. Krishnan held posts as the executive director of medical policy and global health economics and as the executive director of medical affairs at Amgen, Inc. He was also founder and managing partner of the Clinical Consulting and Research Center in Fairfax, Virginia. Widely published on a broad range of topics, Dr. Krishnan is on the editorial board of Nephrology News and Issues and is a member of the board of the Amgen Foundation. He received his MD from Thomas Jefferson University and a master’s in public health from John Hopkins University. He has an MBA in medical services management from the John Hopkins Carey School of Business.