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Sam Kant, MD

Sam Kant, MD
Sam Kant, M.D. trained in Internal Medicine and Nephology in Ireland. He is now doing his residency (chief resident from July'18) at a major university hospital in the United States.

Dr. Kant’s major interests include research in renal disease- vasculitis, glomerulonephritis and transplant epidemiology.

Along with his writing he brings poignant stories to the readers via narrative medicine . He uses writing to explore answers to questions that continually arise in the practice of medicine.

Outside of these realms, Dr. Kant enjoys boxing, traveling, and reading.

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The Indomitable Spirit of My Dying Patient

Caring for his dying patient, a much-loved Irish farmer with advanced renal failure reminded a doctor of what's really important in medicine.