• 46 Citations
  • 3 h-Index

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Personal profile

Teaching and educational interests

Dr. Fitzsimons supervises medical students, residents and fellows in their outpatient clinical nephrology rotations.  She also provides supervision of the medical students in the first year renal block by precepting Problem-Based Learning sessions.

Clinical interests

Dr. Fitzsimons has a clinical interest in hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis. Her clinical activities are focused on outpatient management of in-center and home hemodialysis, as well as peritoneal dialysis. Dr. Fitzsimons is the Medical Director of a free-standing dialysis unit in Mechanicsburg which offers various modalities of renal replacement therapy.

Education/Academic qualification

Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania

… → 1998

Residency, University of Connecticut

… → 1995

MB BCh BAO, National University of Ireland, Galway

… → 1981

External positions

Member, American Society of Nephrology

Member, Pennsylvania Medical Society

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Research Output

  • 46 Citations
  • 3 h-Index
  • 4 Article

Humoral autoimmunity to basement membrane antigens is regulated in C57BL/6 and MRL/MpJ mice transgenic for anti-laminin Ig receptors

Rudolph, E. H., Congdon, K. L., Sackey, F. N. A., Fitzsimons, M. M. & Foster, M. H., Jun 1 2002, In : Journal of Immunology. 168, 11, p. 5943-5953 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 14 Scopus citations

    Diverse endogenous light chains contribute to basement membrane reactivity in nonautoimmune mice transgenic for an anti-laminin Ig heavy chain

    Fitzsimons, M., Chen, H. & Foster, M. H., Jan 1 2000, In : Immunogenetics. 51, 1, p. 20-29 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 14 Scopus citations
  • 16 Scopus citations

    The nephritogenic immune response

    Fitzsimons, M. & Foster, M. H., Jan 1 1997, In : Current Opinion in Nephrology and Hypertension. 6, 3, p. 267-275 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 2 Scopus citations