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News & Highlights

  • Vanessa Grubbs, MD has a book deal with Amistad, a division of HarperCollins Publishers to write TETHERED: Notes from a kidney doctor and donor. The book will be part memoir and part issues in nephrology, like ESRD decision-making, and will be written for a general audience.
  • Dr. Vasantha Jotwani has a paper accepted to AJKD "APOL 1 Genotype and Glomerular and Tubular Kidney Injury in Women with HIV."
  • Elaine Ku, MD published 2 first-author papers recently: "Association between strict blood pressure control during chronic kidney disease and lower mortality after onset of end-stage renal disease." Kidney Int. 2014 Dec 10. doi: and "State level variations in nephrology workforce and timing and incidences of dialysis in the United States among children and adults: a retrospective cohort study." BMC Nephrol. 2015 Jan 15;16(1):2. doi: 10.1186/1471-2369-16-2.

Fellowship Spotlight

We will be accepting applications for our 2014 Nephrology Fellowship slots starting July 1, 2014
on ERAS.

PKD Center of Excellence

The Polycystic Kidney Disease Center of
Excellence
is a comprehensive clinic dedicated to
the care of individuals with polycystic kidney disease.