Prof. Phuong-Chi Thi Pham

UCLA-Olive View Medical Center

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, USA

Clinical Professor of Medicine



1991 M.D., University of California

1987 B.Sc., Stanford University


  1. Yanagawa N, Pham PC, Shih RNJ, Miao S, Jo O.  Chloride dependency of renal brush-border membrane phosphate uptake.  Am J Physiol 277 (Renal Physiol 46):F506-F512, 1999.
  2. Pham PT, Pham PC, Wilkinson AH, Lew SQ: Renal abnormalities in sickle cell anemia.  Kidney Int 57:1-8, 2000.
  3. Pham PC, Chen PV, and Pham PT.  Over-correction of hyponatremia: where do we go wrong?  Am J Kidney Dis, 36(2):E12, 2000.
  4. Pham PC, Pham PT, Wilkinson AH, Lew SQ.  Renal abnormalities in sickle cell anemia.  Response Letter to the Letter to the Editor.  Kidney Int 58(1):463, 2000.
  5. Pham PT, Peng A, Wilkinson AH, Gritsch A, Lassman C, Pham PC, Danovitch GM.  Cyclosporine and FK506 induced thrombotic microangiopathy.  Am J Kidney Dis 36(4):844-850, 2000.
  6. Pham PT, Pham PC, Wilkinson AH. The Kidney in Liver Transplantation.  Clin Liver Dis: Adv Liver Transpl 4(3):567-590, 2000.
  7. Pham PC, Pham PA, Pham PT.  Sodium and water disturbances in patients with Sheehan’s syndrome.  Am J Kidney Dis 38(3):E14, 2001.
  8. Pham PT, Wilkinson AH, Gritsch HA, Pham PC, Miller JM, Lassman CR, Danovitch GM.  Monotherapy with the anti-CD20 monoclonal antibody rituximab in a kidney transplant recipient with posttransplant lymphoproliferative disease.  Transplant Proc 34:1178-1181, 2002.
  9. Pham PT, Danovitch GM, Wilkinson AH, H Albin Gritsch, Pham PC, Tong EM, Kendrick E, Lassman RC, Tsai H-M. Inhibitors of ADAMTS13: a potential factor in the cause of thrombotic microangiopathy in a renal allograft recipient.  Transplantation 74(8):1077-1080, 2002.
  10. Pham PC, Pham PM, Miller JA, Pham HV, Pham SV, Pham PA.  Treatment of chronic hyponatremia.  Proc UCLA Healthcare 6(3):32-36, 2002.
  11. Pham PT, Pham PC.  Letter to the Editor: Posttransplant hemolytic uremic anemia.  Kidney Int 63(5):1959-1960, 2003.
  12. Pham PT, Pham PC, Wilkinson AH. Thrombotic microangiopathy following organ transplantation. Kidney Int 63(5):1959, 2003.
  13. Pham PT, Pham PC, Danovitch GM, DJ Ross, AH Gritsch, EA Kendrick, J Singer, T Shah, AH Wilkinson.  Sirolimus-induced pulmonary toxicity.  Transplantation 77(8):1215-1220, 2004.
  14. Pham PC, Devuyst O, Pham PT, Matsumoto N, Sun AM, Shih RNJ, Jo O, Yanagawa N.  Hypertonicity increases CLC-5 expression in mouse medullary thick ascending limb cells.  Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 287:F747-F752, 2004.
  15. Pham PT, Pham PC, AH Wilkinson.  Review article: current management of renal dysfunction in the cirrhotic patient.  Alimentary Pharm Ther 21:949-961, 2005.
  16. Pham PC, Pham PM, Pham PA, Pham SV, Pham HV, Miller JM, Yanagawa N, Pham PT.  Lower Serum Magnesium Levels Are Associated with More Rapid Decline of Renal Function in Patients with Diabetes Mellitus Type II.  Clin Nephrol 63(6):429-436, 2005.
  17. Pham PT, Pham PC, Danovitch GM, Gritsch HA, Wallace WD, Wilkinson AH. Recurrent scleroderma renal crisis in the kidney allograft: case report and review of the literature.  Am J Transpl 5(10)2565-2569, 2005.
  18. Pham PC, Pham PM, Pham PT.  Vasopressin Excess and Hyponatremia.  Am J Kidney Dis 47(5):727-737, 2006.
  19. Pham PC, Pham PM, Pham PT.  Reply to Letter to the Editor entitled “Vasopressin Excess and Hyponatremia: Hydrocortisone Treatment Should Be Considered.” Bähr V, Franzen NF, Pfeiffer AFH, Diederich S, Oelkers W.  Am J Kidney Dis:339-340, 2006.
  20. A Mallouk, PT Pham, Pham PC. Concurrent FSGS and Hodgkin’s lymphoma: case report and literature review on the link between nephrotic glomerulonephropathies and common hematological malignancies.  Clin Exp Nephrol 10(4):284-9, 2006.