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Daniel Ornt

Institute of Health Sciences and Technology


Daniel Ornt

Institute of Health Sciences and Technology


BA, Colgate University; MD, University of Rochester


Areas of Expertise

In the News

  • March 4, 2020

    rollercoaster made of colorful K'Nex pieces.

    Imagine RIT gives students a stage

    The annual festival, now in its 13th year, is a showcase day for RIT. But Imagine RIT isn’t just a one-day celebration. Every day, RIT students, faculty and staff are working to pair technology, art and design in ways that move the world forward.

  • February 14, 2020

    student practices ultrasound techniques on another student.

    Carestream Health donates $1.2 million in ultrasound equipment to RIT

    Carestream Health Inc. continues to support the education of sonographers at RIT through a new donation of ultrasound equipment valued at more than $1.2 million. This is the second donation Carestream has made during this academic year to RIT’s diagnostic medical sonography program, with a combined total exceeding $1.4 million.

Select Scholarship

Book Chapter
Yeun, JY and Ornt DB, Depner TA. "Hemodialysis/Chapter 64." Brenner & Rector's The Kidney, ninth edition. Ed. Taal MW, Chertow GM, Skorecki MK, Yu ASL,. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier/Saunders, 2011. 2294-2346. Print.
Journal Paper
Ornt, DB, et al. "Impact of Frequent Hemodialysis on Anemia Management: Results from the Frequent Hemodialysis Network (FHN) Trials." Nephrol Dialysis Transpl 27. (2013): 1888-1898. Print.
Suri, R., et al. "Risk of Vascular Access Complications with Frequent Hemodialysis: Results from the Frequent Hemodialysis Network Trials." J Am Soc Nephrol 24. (2013): 498-505. Print.
Daugirdas, JT, et al. "Effect of Frequent Femodialysis on Residual Kidney Function: Frequent Hemodialysis Network (FHN) Trials." Kidney International 83. (2013): 949-958. Print.
Ornt, Daniel, et al. "Predictors of Sudden Death: A Competing Risk Approach in the Hemodialysis Study." Clin J Am Soc Nephrology 7. 1 (2012): 123-130. Print.
Formal Presentation
Chertow, G. M., et al. "Effects of Frequent In-center Hemodialysis: The Frequent Hemodialysis Network Daily Trial." N Engl J Medical 363. (2010): 2287-2300. Print.