Anjay Rastogi, MD, PhD, is a professor and full-time faculty member at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California. Dr. Rastogi is board-certified in nephrology and has a doctoral degree (PhD) in pharmacology. Dr. Rastogi did his internal medicine residency and nephrology fellowship at UCLA; he completed his graduate training under the mentorship of Nobel laureate professor Louis Ignarro, also at UCLA. He serves as the clinical chief of the Division of Nephrology, Director of Nephrology Clinical Research program, Medical Director of the Living Kidney Donor Program, Fabry Program and PKD Program. His research interests include cardiovascular disease, PKD, Fabry disease, anemia, diabetes and hypertension, especially in the CKD population. He has several ongoing clinical trials and studies including the NIH-sponsored SPRINT study. He was awarded the UCLA Exceptional MD of the Year Award in 2014 for his demonstration of the UCLA values of compassion, respect, excellence, discovery, integrity, and teamwork.