Benjamin Hippen MD, FAST

Fresenius Medical Care

Benjamin Hippen, MD is a nephrologist specializing in transplantation at Metrolina Nephrology Associates, P.A., a 30-nephrologist practice based in the greater Charlotte area. He is a Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology and a Fellow of the American Society of Transplantation, a member of the Board of Directors and the Medical Review Board for ESRD Network 6, and a past member of the Ethics Committee and Membership and Professional Standards Committee of the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network. The author of more than 40 articles, review and book chapters, his areas of research interest include ethical and public policy issues in renal transplantation and living donation. Dr. Hippen is a former associate editor of the American Journal of Transplantation, and is on the editorial board of the Journal of Medicine and Philosophy.