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News & Highlights

  • Dr. Benjamin Lee's proposal: "Improving risk stratification for adverse outcomes after dialysis-requiring acute kidney injury" has been selected for funding by the UCSF/Kaiser Permanente Grants Program for Fellows.
  • Dr. Harini Sarathy was awarded the ASN Ben J Lipps Research Fellowship grant for 2016 to 2018. Her research topic is "Feasibility and reliability of non-invasive central pressure measurement in elderly person with hypertension and chronic kidney disease: a pilot study".
  • Dr. Nikolaos Skartsis received the 2016 International Society for Transplantation Research Fellowship award for his project entitled "The role of SP16 in adoptively transferred regulatory T cells in heart transplantation".

Fellowship Spotlight

We will be accepting applications for our 2016 Nephrology Fellowship slots starting July 1, 2015
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.