University of Nebraska Medical Center


Nephrology Mentor

Eric Langewisch, MD

Medical School: University of Iowa | Residency: UT Southwestern | Fellowship: University of Michigan
Career Interests: Transplant immunology. Transplant allocation and policy

Dr. Eric Langewisch
Ryan Mullane, DO

Medical School: Via College of Osteopathic Medicine - Virginia | Residency: Verde Valley Medical Center, Arizona | Fellowship: UNMC
Career Interests: AKI, medical education, POCUS, dialysis vascular access
Personal Interests: Reading, running, traveling, skiing, watching sports/TV

Dr. Ryan Mullane
Douglas D. Franz, MD

Career and Research Mentor
Medical School: UNMC | Residency: UNMC | Fellowship: Stanford University
Career Interests: Research in relationships between cardiovascular disease/heart failure/LVADs and kidney dysfunction/dialysis care, data informatics, engineering systematic clinical improvements
Personal Interests: I’m a voracious reader, writer, untalented but industrious triathlete, guitarist (theoretically), love traversing our national parks, but primarily love spending time with my wife, daughter and our dog Sterling Mallory Archer (his personality has evolved to fit his name)

Scott Westphal, MD

Medical School: University of Iowa | Residency: Duke University | Fellowship: Duke University
Career Interests: Kidney Transplantation, Transplant/Medical Ethics, Clinical Education, Clinical research in the arena of nephrology/transplantation (focus is allocation as well as outcomes)
Personal Interests: Fishing, running, traveling, spending time with my 3 kids (ages 4 months to 5 years), watching/playing any/all sports

Dr. Scott Westphal
Felipe Naranjo, MD

Career Mentor
Medical School: Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Ecuadir, Quito, Ecuador | Residency: Salem Hospital | Fellowship: The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Career Interests: Health disparities, Latin-American's health, medical education, patient education
Personal Interests: Traveling, biking, soccer (playing and watching), discovering new restaurants

Dr. Felipe Naranjo