Dr. Lois Arend is an associate professor of pathology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Her areas of clinical expertise include renal pathology and transplant pathology. Dr. Arend serves as the program director of the Renal Pathology fellowship training program and is director of the Pathology Department clinical fellowships.
Dr. Arend earned her Ph.D. and M.D. from Michigan State University. She completed her residency in Anatomic Pathology and fellowship in Renal Pathology at the University of Michigan Medical School.
Her research interests include renal and transplant pathology. She is on the Editorial Boards of Modern Pathology, BMC Nephrology and Kidney360.
Dr. Arend was Treasurer of the Renal Pathology Society (RPS) from 2015-2019, was elected Councilor for 2019-2021, Vice-President for 2022, and is currently RPS President.