As founder and principal investigator of Genesis Clinical Research and medical director for Fresenius, Dr. Jesus Navarro oversees all aspects of kidney research, including mentoring new investigators and pursuing relationships with physicians interested in becoming investigators or sponsors.

Board certified in both internal medicine and nephrology, Dr. Navarro is also the medical director and founder of Renal Care of Tampa Bay, and is the medical director for several local dialysis units. Additionally, he is the medical director of St. Joseph’s Hospital Acute Dialysis Center.

Dr. Navarro earned his degree in medicine from Universidad CETEC in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, and he completed a nephrology fellowship at the University of Miami. He has conducted research for over 20 years, functioning as principal investigator in well over 100 clinical studies.