Jane C. Tan

Kidney transplant nephrologist

Associate Professor of Medicine (Nephrology) at the Stanford University Medical Center

Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-725-9891
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Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program at Boswell Building

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-725-9891
Learn More About the Clinic Getting Here Make An Appointment

Professional Education

Medical Education: University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry (1995) NY

Fellowship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Harvard Medical School (2000) MA

Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Harvard Medical School (1998) MA

Internship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Harvard Medical School (1996) MA

Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (1999)

Board Certification: Nephrology, American Board of Internal Medicine (2000)

MD, University of Rochester, Medicine (1995)

PhD, University of Rochester, Neurobiology and Anatomy (1993)

BS/MS, Johns Hopkins University, Biomedical Engineering (1985)

The Consequences of Chronic Kidney Disease Mislabeling in Living Kidney Donors
Lenihan, C. R., & Tan, J. C. (2014). The Consequences of Chronic Kidney Disease Mislabeling in Living Kidney Donors. MAYO CLINIC PROCEEDINGS, 89(8), 1126-1129.

Acute transplant glomerulopathy with monocyte rich infiltrate
Lenihan, C. R., Tan, J. C., & Kambham, N. (2013). Acute transplant glomerulopathy with monocyte rich infiltrate. TRANSPLANT IMMUNOLOGY, 29(1-4), 114-117.

Evaluating Deceased Donor Registries: Identifying Predictive Factors of Donor Designation
Hajhosseini, B., Stewart, B., Tan, J. C., Busque, S., & Melcher, M. L. (2013). Evaluating Deceased Donor Registries: Identifying Predictive Factors of Donor Designation. AMERICAN SURGEON, 79(3), 235-241.

Comorbidities and Kidney Transplant Evaluation in the Elderly
Lenihan, C. R., Hurley, M. P., & Tan, J. C. (2013). Comorbidities and Kidney Transplant Evaluation in the Elderly. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF NEPHROLOGY, 38(3), 204-211.

Donor Recipient Sex Mismatch in Kidney Transplantation
Tan, J. C., Kim, J. P., Chertow, G. M., Grumet, F. C., & Desai, M. (2012). Donor Recipient Sex Mismatch in Kidney Transplantation. GENDER MEDICINE, 9(5), 335-347.

Solid-Organ Transplantation in Older Adults: Current Status and Future Research
Abecassis, M., Bridges, N. D., Clancy, C. J., Dew, M. A., Eldadah, B., & High, K. P. (2012). Solid-Organ Transplantation in Older Adults: Current Status and Future Research. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TRANSPLANTATION, 12(10), 2608-2622.

Optimizing renal replacement therapy in older adults: a framework for making individualized decisions
Tamura, M. K., Tan, J. C., & O'Hare, A. M. (2012). Optimizing renal replacement therapy in older adults: a framework for making individualized decisions. KIDNEY INTERNATIONAL, 82(3), 261-269.

Incidental kidney stones: a single center experience with kidney donor selection
Kim, I. K., Tan, J. C., Lapasia, J., Elihu, A., Busque, S., & Melcher, M. L. (2012). Incidental kidney stones: a single center experience with kidney donor selection. CLINICAL TRANSPLANTATION, 26(4), 558-563.

Validity of Surrogate Measures for Functional Nephron Mass
Tan, J. C., Paik, J., Chertow, G. M., Grumet, F. C., Busque, S., & Desai, M. (2011). Validity of Surrogate Measures for Functional Nephron Mass. TRANSPLANTATION, 92(12), 1335-1341.

Living donor evaluation and exclusion: the Stanford experience
Lapasia, J. B., Kong, S.- yee, Busque, S., Scandling, J. D., Chertow, G. M., & Tan, J. C. (2011). Living donor evaluation and exclusion: the Stanford experience. CLINICAL TRANSPLANTATION, 25(5), 697-704.

Donor-specific antibody against denatured HLA-A1: Clinically nonsignificant?
Pereira, S., Perkins, S., Lee, J.-H., Shumway, W., LeFor, W., & Grumet, F. C. (2011). Donor-specific antibody against denatured HLA-A1: Clinically nonsignificant?. HUMAN IMMUNOLOGY, 72(6), 492-498.

Donors with Kidney Stones: Should We Pass?
Kim, I. K., Lapasia, J., Elihu, A., Tan, J., Scandling, J., & Melcher, M. (2011). Donors with Kidney Stones: Should We Pass?. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TRANSPLANTATION, 11, 66-66.

Debate: PRO Position Formal Assessment of Donor Kidney Function Should Be Mandatory
Tan, J. C., Busque, S., Ho, B., & Myers, B. D. (2011). Debate: PRO Position Formal Assessment of Donor Kidney Function Should Be Mandatory. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF NEPHROLOGY, 33(3), 198-200.

Effects of aging on glomerular function and number in living kidney donors
Tan, J. C., Busque, S., Workeneh, B., Ho, B., Derby, G., & Myers, B. D. (2010). Effects of aging on glomerular function and number in living kidney donors. KIDNEY INTERNATIONAL, 78(7), 686-692.

Chronic Hepatitis C and Chronic Kidney Disease
Tan, J. C. (2010). Chronic Hepatitis C and Chronic Kidney Disease. DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 55(5), 1197-1199.

Impact of Short Term Pre-Transplant Dialysis on Kidney Transplant Outcomes
Javaid, B., Kim, J.-Y., Yabu, J., Tan, J., Melcher, M., & Scandling, J. (2010). Impact of Short Term Pre-Transplant Dialysis on Kidney Transplant Outcomes. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TRANSPLANTATION, 10, 525-525.

Risk of Graft Failure Due to Disease Recurrence in Patients with FSGS
Kim, J.-Y., Yabu, J., Tan, J., Scandling, J., Melcher, M., & Javaid, B. (2010). Risk of Graft Failure Due to Disease Recurrence in Patients with FSGS. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TRANSPLANTATION, 10, 196-197.

A Retrospective Analysis of Practices in Living Donor Evaluation and Exclusion.
Lapasia, J., Scandling, J. D., Javaid, B., Busque, S., & Tan, J. C. (2010). A Retrospective Analysis of Practices in Living Donor Evaluation and Exclusion. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TRANSPLANTATION, 10, 541-541.

Imprecision of Creatinine-Based GFR Estimates in Uninephric Kidney Donors
Tan, J. C., Ho, B., Busque, S., Blouch, K., Derby, G., & Myers, B. D. (2010). Imprecision of Creatinine-Based GFR Estimates in Uninephric Kidney Donors. CLINICAL JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY, 5(3), 497-502.

Cautious Optimism Concerning Long-Term Safety of Kidney Donation.
Tan, J. C., & Chertow, G. M. (2009). Cautious Optimism Concerning Long-Term Safety of Kidney Donation. NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE, 360(5), 522-523.

Glomerular Function, Structure, and Number in Renal Allografts from Older Deceased Donors
Tan, J. C., Workeneh, B., Busque, S., Blouch, K., Derby, G., & Myers, B. D. (2009). Glomerular Function, Structure, and Number in Renal Allografts from Older Deceased Donors. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY, 20(1), 181-188.

H-Y antibody development associates with acute rejection in female patients with male kidney transplants
Tan, J. C., Wadia, P. P., Coram, M., Grumet, F. C., Kambham, N., & Miklos, D. B. (2008). H-Y antibody development associates with acute rejection in female patients with male kidney transplants. TRANSPLANTATION, 86(1), 75-81.

Glomerular function and number in ECD transplants
Workeneh, B., Busque, S., Derby, G., Blouch, K., Myers, B., & Tan, J. (2008). Glomerular function and number in ECD transplants. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TRANSPLANTATION, 8, 602-602.

Adaptive hyperfiltration in the aging kidney after contralateral nephrectomy
Saxena, A. B., Myers, B. D., Derby, G., Blouch, K. L., Yan, J., & Tan, J. C. (2006). Adaptive hyperfiltration in the aging kidney after contralateral nephrectomy. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-RENAL PHYSIOLOGY, 291(3), F629-F634.

Circulating growth hormone binding protein levels and mononuclear cell growth hormone receptor expression in uremia
Greenstein, J., Guest, S., Tan, J. C., Tummala, P., Busque, S., & Rabkin, R. (2006). Circulating growth hormone binding protein levels and mononuclear cell growth hormone receptor expression in uremia. JOURNAL OF RENAL NUTRITION, 16(2), 141-149.

Validation of a screening protocol for identifying low-risk candidates with type 1 diabetes mellitus for kidney with or without pancreas transplantation
Ma, I. Wy., Valantine, H. A., Shibata, A., Waskerwitz, J., Dafoe, D. C., & Scandling, J. D. (2006). Validation of a screening protocol for identifying low-risk candidates with type 1 diabetes mellitus for kidney with or without pancreas transplantation. CLINICAL TRANSPLANTATION, 20(2), 139-146.

Suppressors of cytokine signaling in health and disease
Tan, J. C., & Rabkin, R. (2005). Suppressors of cytokine signaling in health and disease. PEDIATRIC NEPHROLOGY, 20(5), 567-575.

Growth hormone resistance in uremia, a role for impaired JAK/STAT signaling
Rabkin, R., Sun, D. F., Chen, Y., Tan, J., & Schaefer, F. (2005). Growth hormone resistance in uremia, a role for impaired JAK/STAT signaling. PEDIATRIC NEPHROLOGY, 20(3), 313-318.

Preoperative renal volumes as a predictor of graft function in living donor transplantation
Saxena, A. B., Busque, S., Arjane, P., Myers, B. D., & Tan, J. C. (2004). Preoperative renal volumes as a predictor of graft function in living donor transplantation. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF KIDNEY DISEASES, 44(5), 877-885.

Dual-kidney transplantation with organs from expanded criteria donors: A long-term follow-up
Tan, J. C., Alfrey, E. J., Dafoe, D. C., Millan, M. T., & Scandling, J. D. (2004). Dual-kidney transplantation with organs from expanded criteria donors: A long-term follow-up. TRANSPLANTATION, 78(5), 692-696.

Effect of steroid avoidance on early graft function after kidney transplantation
Roozrokh, H. C., Chen, L., Scandling, J. D., Momsen, A., Tan, J., & Busque, S. (2004). Effect of steroid avoidance on early graft function after kidney transplantation. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TRANSPLANTATION, 4, 354-354.

Pre-operative MRI kidney volumes as a predictor of graft function in living donor kidney transplantation.
Bhatt, A., Arjane, P., Busque, S., & Tan, J. C. (2003). Pre-operative MRI kidney volumes as a predictor of graft function in living donor kidney transplantation. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY, 14, 11A-11A.

Growth hormone (GH) receptor expression in uremia.
Greenstein, J., Guest, S., Tummala, P., Tan, J., & Rabkin, R. (2003). Growth hormone (GH) receptor expression in uremia. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY, 14, 537A-538A.

Determinants of glomerular hypofiltration in aging humans
Hoang, K., Tan, J. C., Derby, G., Blouch, K. L., Masek, M., & Myers, B. D. (2003). Determinants of glomerular hypofiltration in aging humans. KIDNEY INTERNATIONAL, 64(4), 1417-1424.

Growth hormone (GH) receptors in uremia.
Greenstein, J., Guest, S., Tummala, P., Rabkin, R., & Tan, J. (2003). Growth hormone (GH) receptors in uremia. JOURNAL OF INVESTIGATIVE MEDICINE, 51, S152-S152.

Validation of a screening protocol for coronary artery disease in kidney and/or pancreas transplant candidates with type I diabetes mellitus.
Ma, I. Wy., Valantine, H. A., Shibata, A., Waskerwitz, J., Dafoe, D., & Scandling, J. D. (2002). Validation of a screening protocol for coronary artery disease in kidney and/or pancreas transplant candidates with type I diabetes mellitus. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY, 13, 191A-192A.

Current prevalence of coronary artery disease in kidney transplant candidates with type I diabetes mellitus.
Ma, I. Wy., Valantine, H. A., Shibata, A., Waskerwitz, J., Dafoe, D., & Scandling, J. D. (2002). Current prevalence of coronary artery disease in kidney transplant candidates with type I diabetes mellitus. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY, 13, 192A-192A.

Mixed chimerism and immunosuppressive drug withdrawal after HLA-mismatched kidney and hematopoietic progenitor transplantation
Millan, T. Lt., Shizuru, J. A., Hoffmann, P., Dejbakhsh-Jones, S., Scandling, J. D., & Strober, S. (2002). Mixed chimerism and immunosuppressive drug withdrawal after HLA-mismatched kidney and hematopoietic progenitor transplantation. TRANSPLANTATION, 73(9), 1386-1391.

A non-myeloablative conditioning regimen followed by progenitor cell (CD34+) infusion after kidney transplantation can achieve mixed chimerism and immunosuppressive drug withdrawal
Millan, M. T., Shizuru, J. A., Hoffmann, P., Dejbakhsh-Jones, S., Scandling, J. D., & Strober, S. (2002). A non-myeloablative conditioning regimen followed by progenitor cell (CD34+) infusion after kidney transplantation can achieve mixed chimerism and immunosuppressive drug withdrawal. FASEB JOURNAL, 16(5), A1030-A1030.

Noradrenergic potentiation of cerebellar Purkinje cell responses to GABA: Cyclic AMP-AS intracellular intermediary
CHEUN, J. E., & Yeh, H. H. (1996). Noradrenergic potentiation of cerebellar Purkinje cell responses to GABA: Cyclic AMP-AS intracellular intermediary. NEUROSCIENCE, 74(3), 835-844.

MODULATION OF GABA-A RECEPTOR-ACTIVATED CURRENT BY NOREPINEPHRINE IN CEREBELLAR PURKINJE-CELLS
CHEUN, J. E., & Yeh, H. H. (1992). MODULATION OF GABA-A RECEPTOR-ACTIVATED CURRENT BY NOREPINEPHRINE IN CEREBELLAR PURKINJE-CELLS. NEUROSCIENCE, 51(4), 951-960.

DIFFERENTIATION OF A STEM-CELL LINE TOWARD A NEURONAL PHENOTYPE
CHEUN, J. E., & Yeh, H. H. (1991). DIFFERENTIATION OF A STEM-CELL LINE TOWARD A NEURONAL PHENOTYPE. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DEVELOPMENTAL NEUROSCIENCE, 9(4), 391-404.

MODULATORY ACTIONS OF NOREPINEPHRINE ON NEURAL CIRCUITS
Woodward, D. J., Moises, H. C., Waterhouse, B. D., Yeh, H. H., & CHEUN, J. E. (1991). MODULATORY ACTIONS OF NOREPINEPHRINE ON NEURAL CIRCUITS. NEURORECEPTOR MECHANISMS IN BRAIN, 193-208.

THE CEREBELLAR NOREPINEPHRINE SYSTEM - INHIBITION, MODULATION, AND GATING
Woodward, D. J., Moises, H. C., Waterhouse, B. D., Yeh, H. H., & CHEUN, J. E. (1991). THE CEREBELLAR NOREPINEPHRINE SYSTEM - INHIBITION, MODULATION, AND GATING. PROGRESS IN BRAIN RESEARCH, 88, 331-341.

PROPERTIES OF GABA-ACTIVATED WHOLE-CELL CURRENTS IN BIPOLAR CELLS OF THE RAT RETINA
Yeh, H. H., Lee, M. B., & CHEUN, J. E. (1990). PROPERTIES OF GABA-ACTIVATED WHOLE-CELL CURRENTS IN BIPOLAR CELLS OF THE RAT RETINA. VISUAL NEUROSCIENCE, 4(4), 349-357.