Sharon M. Moe


Distinguished Professor (2019)
Distinguished Professor
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
School of Medicine
Titled Professor (2012)
Stuart A. Kleit Professor of Nephrology
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
School of Medicine
Department of Medicine


Dr. Moe received her medical degree from the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago in 1989. She completed her internship and residency in the Department of Internal Medicine at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois. Her research and clinical fellowships were completed in the Section of Nephrology of the Department of Medicine at the University of Chicago in Illinois. She has been a faculty member at Indiana University since 1992 and is currently Division Director for Nephrology in the Department of Medicine at Indiana University School of Medicine.

Dr. Moe is the principal investigator for several ongoing clinical and basic research studies in the field of vascular calcification and bone and mineral metabolism in kidney disease. Her research is funded by the Veterans Affairs Department, the National Institutes of Health, and Pharmaceutical Companies. She has authored over 130 scientific manuscripts, teaching manuscripts and textbook chapters about CKD-Mineral Bone Disorders, Renal Osteodystrophy and Vascular Calcification.

Dr. Moe served on the National Kidney Foundation's Bone and Mineral metabolism K/DOQI clinical practice guidelines in 2003 and was co-chair of the international KDIGO Mineral and Bone guidelines released in 2009. She has been a Councilor to the International Society of Nephrology from 2005-2007. She is currently one of six Councilors for the ASN, and will be President elect of the ASN in 2014. Key Honors include election to the American Society for Clinical Research in 2005; the National Kidney Foundation in Gareb Eknoyan Award for exceptional contributions to key initiatives of NKF such as the Kidney Disease Outcomes Quality Initiative (KDOQI) in 2009; the National Kidney Foundation of Indiana Legion of Honor Award in 2011.