Dr. Ian R. Rifkin MD Nephrologist

Dr. Ian Rifkin is a nephrologist in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Boston Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand and has been in practice for 31 years. He is one of 18 doctors at Boston Medical Center who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Hospital Affiliation

Boston Medical Center
High performing in Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

Boston University Medical Center
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1995 - 1998

University of the Witwatersrand
Class of 1983

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

PPARγ Agonists in the Prevention and Treatment of Murine Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Aprahamian, T. R.,Bonegio, R. G.,Weitzner, Z.,Gharakhanian, R.,Rifkin, I. R.

Phenotype and function of B cells and dendritic cells from interferon regulatory factor 5-deficient mice with and without a mutation in DOCK2.
Yasuda, K.,Nündel, K.,Watkins, A. A.,Dhawan, T.,Bonegio, R. G.,Ubellacker, J. M.,Marshak-Rothstein, A.,Rifkin, I. R.

Poly(I:C) drives type I IFN- and TGFβ-mediated inflammation and dermal fibrosis simulating altered gene expression in systemic sclerosis.
Farina, G.A., York, M.R., Di Marzio, M., Collins, C.A., Meller, S., Homey, B., Rifkin, I.R., Marshak-Rothstein, A., Radstake, T.J., Lafyatis, R.

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