Glomerular Disease Expert to Give Brenner Lectureship

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Lawrence Holzman, MD

Lawrence Holzman, MD, will speak on “Defining Structure Function Relationship in Glomerular Failure across Disciplines and Diseases” in the Barry M. Brenner Endowed Lectureship on Thursday, October 25.

Dr. Holzman is C. Mahlon Kline Professor of Medicine and chief of the renal, electrolyte, and hypertension division at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.

An expert in glomerular disease, he is known for his investigations of podocyte biology, where he has contributed to our understanding of the signaling mechanisms that govern podocyte cytoskeletal architecture in health and disease.

His laboratory has been a leader in characterizing the molecular