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News & Highlights

  • Dr. Ramin Sam has recently become medical director of a newly opened Fresenius dialysis unit at Potrero Hill.
  • Michell Lunn, MD was recently notified that his application for a Ben J. Lipps Research Rellowship was selected for funding from the ASN Foundation for Kidney Research. The title of his project is "Validation of patient-performed smartphone-based albuminuria quantification."
  • Dr. Julie Ishida's K23 titled "Facilitation Appropriate Anagesic Prescription in Hemodialysis Patients" has been funded by the NIDDK. Julie will be joining the faculty at SFVAMC as an Assistant Professor this coming academic year.

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
is a comprehensive clinic dedicated to
the care of individuals with polycystic kidney disease.