|Robert Geronemus, M.D.|
Robert Geronemus, M.D. 1949-2009
Dr. Geronemus served our profession and our organization in so many ways. It is simply impossible to list all of his accomplishments. He is sorely missed.
Dr. Robert Geronemus was killed as a pedestrian in a hit and run accident in Miami on Saturday evening January 24th, 2009. He served as former President of the Florida Society of Nephrology (a position he held several times).
Geronemus, Robert, MD, 60, passed away January 24, 2009. Beloved husband and best friend for 21 years to Laurie. Cherished father of Heather, Christina, Rachel & Mia; brother of David (Mitzi); adored son of Berle and the late Clement; uncle of Kate and Laura. He was a graduate of Cornell University A.B, University of Illinois M.S. Physics and MD Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He was a former Chief Resident of Medicine at Mt. Sinai Hospital New York and was widely published in his field of practice. He was Affiliate Clinical Associate Professor at FAU and was a senior partner of South Florida Nephrology Associates in Lauderdale Lakes, FL. Funeral service Tuesday, January 27th, 3:30 PM at Star of David Cemetery & Funeral Chapel, 7701 Bailey Road, N. Lauderdale 954-722-9000. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Mothers Against Drunk Driving and Kiva.org. Published in the Sun-Sentinel on 1/27/2009