Kenneth Lieberman, MD
Chief, Pediatric Nephrology
Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital, Hackensack University Medical Center
Professor of Pediatrics, Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine at Seton Hall University
Kenneth Lieberman, MD, is an internationally recognized expert on childhood nephrotic syndrome. He has extensively published, widely lectured, conducted clinical trials, and served on many advisory committees in this field. He has been an innovator in the treatment of nephrotic syndrome, having been a lead investigator in trials of cyclosporine, tacrolimus, adrenocorticotropic hormone, and rituximab. He continues in this role pursuing novel treatments to improve the lives of patients. He is the founding chief of the sections of Pediatric Nephrology at the Mount Sinai Medical Center and at the Hackensack University Medical Center (his current position). He is one of the founding professors of Pediatrics at the newly inaugurated Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine at Seton Hall University in New Jersey.
Dr Lieberman is featured in many national “Best Doctor” databases and is a recipient of several awards for teaching excellence. He is especially proud to serve in various roles with a number of patient advocacy organizations, including Nephcure, the National Organization of Rare Diseases, the aHUS Foundation, the Alport Syndrome Foundation, and the Kidney and Urology Foundation of America. But first and foremost, Dr Lieberman is a clinician and he has been caring for children with kidney diseases for almost 40 years. It is his unfailing dedication to his patients that has guided him through this time.