Edward Craig
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Division of Mephrology , Department of Pediatrics 34th and Civic Center Boulevard 1st Floor Main Building - Room 1E15
215 590 4155

Dr. Meyers is studying: a) novel biological and other immunosuppressive agents in pediatric kidney transplantation, b) the cardiovascular well-being of children following kidney transplant and c) hypertension in children, including those with renovascular hypertension; hypertension in ESRD/kidney transplant; and evaluation of anti-hypertensive use in children.

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (1999 – 2008)
Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2008 – 2014)
Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2014– present)
MD, Medicine, ECFMG 0-494-158-9 (1993)
D.T.M. & H, University of the Witwatersrand (cum laude) (1991)
S.A., Pediatrics, South African College of Medicine and University of the Witwatersrand (1989)
M.B., B.Ch, University of the Witwatersrand (cum laude) (1983)
Selected Publications
Kallem K, Meyers KEC, Sawinski D, Townsend RR. A Comparison of Two Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitors Worn at the Same Time. Journal of Clinical Hypertension (Greenwich). Vol 15(5) . 2013 May:321-325.
Kurian J, Epelman M, Darge K, Meyers KEC, Nijs EL and Hellinger J.. The Role of Low-dose CT angiography in the Evaluation of Pediatric Renovascular Hypertension.. Pediatric Radiology. Vol 43(4) . 2013 April:490-501.
D'Aco KE, Manno M, Clarke C, Ganesh J, Meyers KE, Sondheimer N. Mitochondrial tRNA(Phe) mutation as a cause of end-stage renal disease in childhood. Pediatric Nephrology. Vol 28(3) . 2013 March:515-8.
Kallem K, Meyers KEC, Sawinski D, Townsend RR. Variation and variability in carotid-femoral pulse wave velocity. Artery Research. 2013.
Akimova T, Kamath BM, Goebel JW, Meyers KEC, Rand EB, Hawkins A, Levine MH, Bucuvalas JC and Hancock WW.. Beneficial Effects of rapamycin versus CNI Therapy on T-regulatory cells in Pediatric Liver and Kidney Transplant Recipients.. American Journal of Transplantation. Vol 12(12) . 2012 December:3449-3461.
Miller S, Ginsberg J, Meyers KEC and Caplan A.. Sperm banking in adolescent males with nephrotic syndrome: defining the limits of access to fertility preservation.". Archives of Disease in Childhood. Vol 97(9) . 2012 September:765-766.
Kangovi S, Edwards M, Woloszynek S, Feldman H, Kaplan BS and Meyers KEC.. Renin Angiotensin Aldosterone Inhibitor monotherapy in pediatric FSGS patients.. Pediatric Nephrology. Vol 27(5) . 2012 May:813-819.
Adeb MD, Baskin KM, Keller MS, Krishnamurthy G, Nijs EL, Meyers KEC, Pradhan M and Cahill AM.. Radiologically Placed Tunneled Dialysis Catheter Insertion in Children: A Twelve Year Single Institution Retrospective Experience.. Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. Vol 23(5) . 2012 May:604-612.
Epelman M, Victoria T, Meyers KEC, Chauvin N, Servaes S and Darge K.. Postnatal imaging of neonates with prenatally diagnosed genitourinary abnormalities: A practical approach.. Pediatric Radiology. Vol 42(S1) . 2012 January:S124-S141.
Kamath BM, Podkameni G, Hutchinson AL, Piccoli DA, Spinner NB, Loomes KM and Meyers KEC.. Renal anomalies in Alagille syndrome: A disease-defining feature.. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part A.. Vol 158A(1) . 2012 January:85-89.