Monico joins pediatrics faculty
Dr. Carla G. Monico, a board-certified nephrologist and longtime consultant at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn., has joined the Medical Center faculty as an associate professor of pediatrics.
After receiving the B.S. in biochemistry from the University of California, Los Angeles, in 1989, Monico earned the M.D. at the Creighton University School of Medicine in 1994. She then did an internal medicine internship from 1994-95, an internal medicine residency from 1995-97 and a nephrology fellowship from 1997-2000 at the Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic. She was a Mayo Foundation Scholar from 2000-02 at University College London, UK.
Monico joined the Mayo Clinic in 2002 as a senior associate consultant in the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Internal Medicine. In 2005, she earned a joint appointment there as a senior associate consultant in the Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine. Since 2005, she has been a consultant in the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension in the Department of Internal Medicine and a consultant in the Division of Pediatric Nephrology in the Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine.
While at the Mayo Clinic, Monico has served as an instructor in medicine from 2003-07 and as an assistant professor of medicine and assistant professor of pediatrics since 2007.
An active member of the American Society of Nephrology, the International Pediatric Nephrology Association, the International Society of Nephrology and the Oxalosis and Hyperoxaluria Foundation, Monico serves as a reviewer for three academic journals. Co-investigator or principal investigator of 14 federal, foundation or industry grants, including two current federal grants, her research interest includes inherited forms of pediatric urolithiasis (primary hyperoxaluria types 1, 2 and 3 and other forms of inherited urolithiasis). She is the coauthor of 15 articles in peer-reviewed professional publications, 25 abstracts and two book chapters.