Dr. Anjali Bhatt Saxena, MD is a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine and the Director of Peritoneal Dialysis at the Santa Clara Valley Medical Center in San Jose, California. She is currently the President of the North American Chapter of the ISPD. and she also serves as Treasurer for the global International Society for the global.
Dr. Saxena has served as Medical Director for a busy, independent Peritoneal Dialysis Clinic in San Jose, CA for the past 14 years and has also done work internationally as an Educational Ambassador for the International Society of Nephrology (ISN), working alongside Stanford colleagues to help develop services and training in Peritoneal Dialysis to clinics in a low income area of Sri Lanka.
She is involved in teaching at many levels and has educated medical students, interns and residents as well as practicing Nephrologists. She has been a faculty member of the Home Dialysis University (HDU), formerly known as Peritoneal Dialysis University (PDU), since 2007 and has delivered numerous invited lectures and presentations at national meetings such as ASN-Kidney Week, the Annual Dialysis Conference, and ISPD conferences. She has published book chapters in key Nephrology texts as well as manuscripts on peritoneal dialysis and renal pathophysiology in various peer-reviewed journals.