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Robert Beach, MD
Robert E. Beach, M.D.
Professor Emeritus
John McGovern Scholar of Oslerian Medicine
Division: Nephrology
Department: Internal Medicine
Biography

Dr. Beach is currently the Director of Clinical Research and of the Home Dialysis Program in the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension. In addition, he is the Paul Stalnaker, M.D. Distinguished Professor of Internal Medicine and Scholar Emeritus, John McGovern Academy of Oslerian Medicine. He has received numerous institutional, state, and national awards for his clinical care and teaching. He continues to have an active clinical practice. He has previously been the assistant Dean for Educational Affairs, Director of the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, and Program Director of the Nephrology Fellowship Training Program.

Education
Degree/Training CompletedYearName & Location
B.S.1973Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, Louisiana
M.D.1979Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana
Internship & Residency1982University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
Chief Resident1983University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
Clinical Nephrology Fellow1984Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina
Research Nephrology Fellow1986Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina