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Colleen Hastings, MD

Colleen Hastings, MD

  • Consulting Physician, Nephrology
  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Tennessee Health Science Center



MD – University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine, Memphis, TN
MS – University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Graduate Health Science, Memphis, TN
Internship – University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN
Residency – University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN
Fellowship – (Pediatric Nephrology) University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN
Fellowship – (Internal Medicine Nephrology) University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN

Clinical Interests

  • Pediatric Nephrology

Selected Publications

Sanders JT, Hastings MC, Moldoveanu Z, Novak J, Bursac B, Bush AJ, Wyatt RJ. Serial  Galactose-Deficient IgA1 in Children with IgA Nephropathy and Health Controls. Hindawi International Journal of Nephrology Volume 2017, Article ID 8210641, 5 pgs.  ttps:// 

Hastings MC, Bursac Z, Julian BA, Villa Bacca E, Featherstone J, Woodford SY, Bailey L, Wyatt RJ. Life Expectancy for Patients From the Southeastern United States With IgA Nephropathy. Kidney International Reports 2017.  

Atherton JA, Ferguson JM, Hastings MC, Ault BH. Long term survival in a Patient with Bilateral Renal Agenesis. Open J Clin Med Case Rep 2(130): 1133, 2016. 

Hastings MC, Chesney RW. What is “masked syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone?” Is it an “isonatremic syndrome?” (letter) J Pediatr 165(4): 653-655, 2014. PMID 25064166. 

Alford EL, Chhim RF, Crill CM, Hastings MC, Ault BH, Shelton CM. Glomerular Filtration Rate Equations Do Not Accurately Predict Vancomycin Trough Concentrations in Pediatric Patients. Ann Pharmacother 48(6): 691-696, 2014. PMID: 24646680. 

Hastings MC, Moldoveanu Z, Suzuki H, Berthoux F,  Julian BA, Sanders JT, Renfrow MB, Novak J, Wyatt RJ. Biomarkers in IgA Nephropathy: Relationship to Pathogenetic Hits. Expert Opin Med Diagn 7(6):615-27, 2013. PMID: 24175678.

Hastings MC, Afshan S, Sanders  JT, Eison TM, Lau KK, Moldoveanu Z, Julian BA, Novak J, Kane O, Wyatt RJ. Serum Galactose-deficient IgA1 level is not associated with Proteinuria in Children with IgA Nephropathy. Int J Nephrol 2012:315467. PMID: 22754697. 

Eison TM, Hastings MC, Moldoveanu Z, Sanders JT, Gaber L, Walker PD, Lau KK, Julian BA, Novak J, Wyatt RJ. Association of IgG co-deposition with serum levels of galactose-deficient IgA1 in pediatric IgA nephropathy. Clin Nephrol 78(6):465-469, 2012. PMID: 23006340. 

Spencer JD, Hastings MC, Wyatt RJ, Ault BH. Has the incidence of childhood steroid sensitive nephrotic syndrome changed? Clin Nephrol 78(2):112-115, 2012. PMID: 22790455.

Hastings MC, Moldoveanu Z, Julian BA, Novak J, Sanders JT, McGlothan KR, Gharavi AG, Wyatt RJ. Galactose-deficient IgA1 in African Americans with IgA Nephropathy: serum levels and heritability. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 5:2069-2074, 2010. PMID: 20634323.

Hastings MC, Eison TM, Wyatt RJ. Invited Commentary on “Interventions for Preventing and Treating Kidney Disease in Henoch-Schönlein Purpura.” Evidence Based Child Health: A Cochrane Review Journal 5:703-708, 2010. 

Spencer JD, Hastings MC, Rye AK, English BK, Ault BH. Gastroenteritis caused by Edwardsiella tarda in a pediatric renal transplant recipient. Pediatric Transplantation 12(2): 238-241, 2008. PMID: 18086238.

Richey PA, Disessa TG, Hastings MC, Somes GW, Alpert BS, Jones DP. Ambulatory blood pressure predicts increased left ventricular mass in children at risk for hypertension. Journal of Pediatrics 152(3) 343-348, 2008. PMID: 18280838.

Hastings MC, Wyatt RJ, Ault BH, Jones DP, Lau KK, Gaber AO, Gaber LW. Diagnosis of de novo localized thrombotic microangiopathy by surveillance biopsy. Pediatric Nephrology 22:742-746, 2007. PMID: 17216252.

Hastings MC, Delos Santos NM, Wyatt RJ. Renal survival in pediatric patients with IgA nephropathy (letter). Pediatric Nephrology 22:317-318, 2007. PMID: 17024389

Moldovaneau Z, Wyatt RJ, Lee JY, Tomana M, Julian BA, Mestecky J, Huang W, Anreddy SR, Halls S, Hastings MC, Lau KK, Cook WJ, Novak J. Patients with IgA nephropathy have increased serum galactose-deficient IgA1 levels. Kidney International, 71:1148-1154, 2007. PMID: 17342176.Hastings MC, Wyatt RJ, Jones DP, Lau KK, Powell SL, Hayes DW, Gaber LW, Gaber AO, Ault BH. Five years' experience with Thymoglobulin induction in a pediatric renal transplant population. Pediatric Transplantation 10: 805-810, 2006. PMID: 17032426. 

Lau KK, Jones DP, Hastings MC, Gaber LW, Ault BH. Short-term outcomes of severe lupus nephritis in a cohort of predominately African-American children. Pediatric Nephrology 21: 655-662, 2006. PMID: 1650203.

McGlothan KR, Wyatt RJ, Ault BH, Hastings MC, Rogers T, DiSessa T, Jones DP. Predominance of nocturnal hypertension in pediatric renal allograft recipients. Pediatric Transplantation 10: 558-64, 2006. PMID: 16856991.

Last update: March 2018