Rosemary Ouseph, M.D., MSPH

Rosemary Ouseph, M.D., MSPH

Rosemary Ouseph, M.D.

Rosemary Ouseph, M.D., MSPH

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Director, Kidney Transplantation - Kidney Disease Program
UofL Physicians Outpatient Center
401 East Chestnut Street, Ste. 690
Louisville, KY 40202

502-852-5757 - Academic Office
502-813-6699 - Patient Appointments

Clinical Expertise
Nephrology; Transplant; Bone Disease


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine -

Education and Training

  • Medical School: University of Louisville
  • Residency: University of Louisville Hospital
  • Fellowship: University of Louisville


Recent Publications

    • Khalifa F, Soliman A, El-Baz A, Abou El-Ghar M, El-Diasty T, Gimel'farb G, Ouseph R, Dwyer AC. Models and methods for analyzing DCE-MRI: a review. Med Phys. 2014 Dec;41(12):124301. doi: 10.1118/1.4898202. PubMed PMID: 25471985.
    • Linsky PL, Choi Y, Ouseph R, Slaughter MS, Keller BB, Jones CM. High Resolution Imaging using the VisualSonics Vevo 2100 on Isolated, Perfused Porcine Kidneys on Mechanical Circulatory Support. ASAIO J. 2014 May 8. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 24814832.
    • Kaufman CL, Ouseph R, Marvin MR, Manon-Matos Y, Blair B, Kutz JE. Monitoring and long-term outcomes in vascularized composite allotransplantation. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2013 Dec;18(6):652-8. doi: 10.1097/MOT.0000000000000025. Review. PubMed PMID: 24220047.
    • Cannon RM, Ouseph R, Jones CM, Hughes MG, Eng M, Marvin MR. BK viral disease in renal transplantation. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2011 Dec;16(6):576-9. doi: 10.1097/MOT.0b013e32834cd666. Review. PubMed PMID: 22027587.
    • Ward RA, Idoux JW, Hamdan H, Ouseph R, Depner TA, Golper TA. Dialysate flow rate and delivered Kt/Vurea for dialyzers with enhanced dialysate flow distribution. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2011 Sep;6(9):2235-9. doi: 10.2215/CJN.02630311. Epub 2011 Jul 28. PubMed PMID: 21799145; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3358998.
    • Khalifa F, Elnakib A, Beache GM, Gimel'farb G, El-Ghar MA, Ouseph R, Sokhadze G, Manning S, McClure P, El-Baz A. 3D kidney segmentation from CT images using a level set approach guided by a novel stochastic speed function. Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv. 2011;14(Pt 3):587-94. PubMed PMID: 22003747.
    • Bhimani JP, Ouseph R, Ward RA. Effect of increasing dialysate flow rate on diffusive mass transfer of urea, phosphate and beta2-microglobulin during clinical haemodialysis. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2010 Dec;25(12):3990-5. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfq326. Epub 2010 Jun 13. PubMed PMID: 20543211; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2989792.
    • Ouseph R, Eng M, Ravindra K, Brock GN, Buell JF, Marvin MR. Review of the use of hepatitis B core antibody-positive kidney donors. Transplant Rev (Orlando). 2010 Oct;24(4):167-71. doi: 10.1016/j.trre.2010.05.001. Epub 2010 Jul 23. Review. PubMed PMID: 20655722.
    • Nolin TD, Ouseph R, Himmelfarb J, McMenamin ME, Ward RA. Multiple-dose pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of N-acetylcysteine in patients with end-stage renal disease. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2010 Sep;5(9):1588-94. doi: 10.2215/CJN.00210110. Epub 2010 Jun 10. PubMed PMID: 20538838; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2974398.
    • Ouseph R, Hutchison CA, Ward RA. Differences in solute removal by two high-flux membranes of nominally similar synthetic polymers. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2008 May;23(5):1704-12. Epub 2007 Dec 21. PubMed PMID: 18156455.