David P. Basile

David P. Basile, PhD

Professor of Cellular & Integrative Physiology



Dr. Basile received his BS degree in Biology from Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI in 1987 and his Ph.D in Physiology from the University of Illinois in Urbana, IL in 1994.  He then completed four years of post-doctoral work within the Renal Division of Washington University in St. Louis and an additional year at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee.   He took his first faculty appointment at the Medical College of Wisconsin in 1999 in the Department of Physiology and moved to the Department of Cellular & Integrative Physiology at IU School of Medicine in 2005.  He also holds an adjunct appointment in the IUSM Department of Medicine/Nephrology Division and is an affiliated member of the Indiana Center for Vascular Biology and Medicine (ICVBM).


Dr. Basile’s primary research interest is in the area of kidney physiology and disease. He enjoys collaborations with members of Division of Nephrology, the Department of Pediatrics and the ICVBM.  He sits on the Editorial Board of the American Journal of Physiology-Renal Physiology, Kidney International, and the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.




(317) 278-1565 

Cellular & Integrative Physiology
Indianapolis, IN


Titles & Appointments

  • Professor of Medicine