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Barbara L. Danielson, RN, MS, CCTC, CPTC, CNN


Specialty Centers

Commitment to Patient-Centered Care

"Patients and their families are why we are here and what keeps us motivated. Working with a team that shares this focus is what has kept our team together for decades."

Clinical Expertise

Barb has over 40 years of experience caring for kidney patients in all aspects of care; intensive care, hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis and kidney transplantation. She also holds a masters degree in Health Services Administration.


  • Certified Clinical Transplant Coordinator
  • Certified Procurement Transplant Coordinator
  • Certified Nephrology Nurse

Professional Affiliations

  • American Nephrology Nurse Association
  • International Transplant Nurse Society
  • North American Transplant Coordinator Organization
  • American Society of Transplantation


  • Sanjum, Andany, MA, McClean, J, Danielson, B, and Kasiske, B, Hypertention after kidney transplantation. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 2004 June; Vol43 (6): 1071-81.
  • Kasiske, BL , Andany MA, Danielson, B, Defining the risk of elective cyclosporine withdrawl in stable kidney transplant recipients. American Journal of Transplantation 2002; 2 (2): 179-85.
  • Hernandez, D, Hanson, E, Kasiske, MK, Danielson B, Roel, J, Kasiske, BL, A thirty percent chronic decline in inverse serum creatinine is an excellent predictor of late renal allograft failure, American Journal of Kidney Disease 2002 April; 39(4): 762-8 .
  • Hernandex, D, Hanson, E, Kasiske, M, Danielson, B, Roel, J, Kasiske, B, Cytomegalovirus disease is not a mahor risk factor for ischemic heart disease after renal transplantation. Transplantation 72 (8): 1395-1399.
  • Kasiske, BL, Andany, MA, Hernandez, D, Silkensen, J, Rabb, H, McClean, J, Roel, JP, Danielson, B, Cytomegalovirus disease is not a major risk factor for ischemic heart disease after renal transplantation. Transplantation; Vol 72, 1395-1399, No 8, October 2, 2001.
  • Danielson, B, LaPree, AJ , Steffens, E, Odland, M, Comparing methods for monitoring serum creatinine to predict late renal allograft failure. American Journal of Kidney Disease 3/ (5): 1065-1073, 2001.
  • Rao, KV, Kasiske, BL, Dahl, DC, Danielson, B, Ney, A, Jacobs, D, Odland, M, Andersen, RC, Attitudes and beliefs concerning organ donation among Native Americans in the upper Midwest. Long-term results and complications of renal transplantation: the Hennepin experience. Clinical Transplantation, 1997; pp 119-124.


"I enjoy spending time with my family, sailing, beekeeping, decorating cakes and learning new things."