Physician’s Profile

Glen S. Markowitz, MD

Department of Pathology & Cell Biology
Division of Anatomic Pathology
Vice Chair for Operations in Anatomic Pathology
Interim Vice Chair for Anatomic Pathology
Introduction:
Board Certificates
Pathology - Anatomic
Areas of Expertise:
  • Renal Pathology
  • Amyloidosis
Honors & Awards:

2011 Recipient of Gloria Gallo Award, a mid-career achievement award presented annually by the Renal Pathology Society

1998 Young Investigator Award, Renal Pathology Society

Publications:

1. Markowitz GS, Radhakrishnan J, Kambham N, Valeri AM, Hines WH, D’Agati VD. Lithium

nephrotoxicity: A progressive combined glomerular and tubulointerstitial nephropathy.

J Am Soc Nephrol. 11:1439-1448, 2000.

2. Markowitz GS, Appel GB, Fine PL, Fenves AZ, Jagannath S, Kuhn JA, Dratch AD, D’Agati

VD. Collapsing focal segmental glomerulosclerosis following treatment with high dose

pamidronate. J Am Soc Nephrol. 12(6):1164-1172, 2001.

3. Markowitz GS, Lin J, Valeri AM, Avila C, Nasr SH, D’Agati VD. Idiopathic nodular

glomerulosclerosis is a distinct clinico-pathologic entity linked to hypertension and

smoking. Human Pathol. 33:826-835, 2002.

4. Markowitz GS, Fine PL, Stack JI, Kunis CL, Radhakrishnan J, Palecki W, Park J, Nasr SH,

Hoh S, Siegel DS, D’Agati VD: Toxic acute tubular necrosis following treatment with

zoledronate (zometa). Kidney Int. 64:281-9, 2003.

5. Markowitz GS, Schwimmer J, Stokes MB, Nasr SH, Seigle RL, Valeri AM, D’Agati VD:

C1q nephropathy: A variant of focal segmental glomerulosclerosis. Kidney Int. 64:1232-1240, 2003.

6. Nasr SH, Markowitz GS, Stokes MB, Seshan SV, Valderrama E, Appel GB, Aucouturier P,

D’Agati VD: Proliferative glomerulonephritis with monoclonal IgG deposits: A distinct

entity mimicking immune-complex glomerulonephritis. Kidney Int. 65:85-96, 2004.

7. Stokes MB, Markowitz GS, Lin J, Valeri AM, D’Agati VD: Glomerular tip lesion: A distinct

entity within the minimal change disease /focal segmental glomerulosclerosis disease

spectrum. Kidney Int. 65:1690-1702, 2004.

8. Markowitz GS, Klein P, Anderson H, Stack JI, Alterman L, Price B, Nasr SH, Radhakrishnan

J, D’Agati VD: Renal failure and acute nephrocalcinosis following oral sodium phosphate

bowel cleansing. Human Pathol. 35:675-684, 2004.

9. Markowitz GS, Stokes MB, Radhakrishnan J, D’Agati VD: Acute phosphate nephropathy

following oral sodium phosphate bowel purgative: An under-recognized cause of chronic

renal failure. J Am Soc Nephrol. 16:3389-3396, 2005.

10. Stokes MB, Valeri AM, Markowitz GS, D’Agati VD: Cellular focal segmental

glomerulosclerosis: A distinct clinical-pathologic variant. Kidney Int. 70:1783-1792, 2006.

11. Nasr SH, D’Agati VD, Park HR, Sterman PL, Goyzueta JD, Dressler RM, Hazlett SM,

Pursell RN, Caputo C, Markowitz GS: Necrotizing and crescentic lupus nephritis with

anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody seropositivity. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol.3:682-690, 2008.

12. Nasr SH, D’Agati VD, Said SM, Stokes MB, Largoza MV, Radhakrishnan J, Markowitz

GS: Oxalate nephropathy complicating Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: An underrecognized

cause of irreversible renal failure. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 3:1676-1683, 2008.

13. Nasr SH, Satoskar A, Markowitz, GS, Valeri AM, Appel GB, Stokes MB, Nadasdy T,

D’Agati VD: Proliferative glomerulonephritis with monoclonal IgG deposits: a report of

37 cases. J Am Soc Nephrol. 20:2055-64, 2009.

14. Herlitz LC, Markowitz GS, Farris AB, Schwimmer JA, Stokes MB, Kunis C, Colvin RB,

 D’Agati VD. Development of focal segmental glomerulosclerosis following anabolic

steroid use in bodybuilders. J Am Soc Nephrol. 21:163-172, 2010.

15. Markowitz GS, Nasr SH, Stokes MB, D’Agati VD. Treatment with interferon-alpha, -beta, or –gamma

is associated with collapsing focal segmental glomerulosclerosis. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 5:607-615, 2010.

16. Perazella MA, Markowitz GS. Drug-induced acute interstitial nephritis. Nat Rev Nephrol. 6:461-470, 2010.

17. Herlitz LC, Mohan S, Stokes MB, Radhakrishnan J, D’Agati VD, Markowitz GS. Tenofovir nephrotoxicity: acute 

tubular necrosis with distinctive clinical, pathologic, and mitochondrial abnormalities. Kidney Int. 78:1171-7, 2010.

18. Bomback AS, Appel GB, Radhakrishnan J, Shirazian S, Herlitz LC, Stokes B, D’Agati VD, Markowitz GS.

ANCA-associated glomerulonephritis in the very elderly. Kidney Int. 79:757-764, 2010.

19. Herlitz LC, D’Agati VD, Markowitz GS. Crystalline nephropathies. Arch Path Lab Med. 136:713-720, 2012.

20. Herlitz LC, Bomback AS, Stokes MB, Radhakrishnan J, D’Agati VD, Markowitz GS. IgA nephropathy with

minimal change disease. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 9:1033-9, 2014.

21. Markowitz GS, Bomback AS, Perazella MA. Drug-induced glomerular disease: Direct cellular injury.

Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 10:1291-9, 2015.