Congratulations to Dr. Nikolaos Skartsis who has been awarded an ASN fellowship grant for 2017-2019.
Chris Carlos, MD was the first author of research paper recently published online in JASN entitled: "Colon Cancer Screening among Patients Receiving Dialysis in the United States: Are We Choosing Wisely?" JASN ASN.2016091019; published ahead of print March 23, 2017, doi:10.1681/ASN.2016091019.
Dr. Benjamin Lee was selected for the Teaching Excellence Award for Cherished Housestaff (T.E.A.C.H.) by the School of Medicine Class of 2017.
Drs. Patrick Ahearn, Anthony Muiru and Anoop Sheshadri were nominated for the 2017 Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital Service Award in the category of ZFGH Department of Medicine Clinical Fellow Award. Renal represented three of the seven nominated fellows.
Dr. Kerry Cho received a “Lead Kindly Light” award at the annual Satellite Healthcare Medical Directors meeting in March 2017.
Dr. Meyeon Park, director of the UCSF Polycystic Kidney Disease Center of Excellence, was a physician honoree at the annual PKD Foundation Gratitude Benefit event held this year in San Francisco on April 22, 2017.