Acute Kidney Injury

Redesign of Online ASN Journals Ready to Improve User Experience

The Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN) and the Clinical Journal of American Society of Nephrology (CJASN) online platforms have been relaunched with increased functionality and a new interface providing readers with an on-the-go experience designed for all devices.

The relaunched sites with their modern design, contain numerous new features and functions making the reader experience easier and more efficient – thereby helping ensure that readers and authors can find what they’re looking for when they need it.

Q&As with ASN Foundation Grant Recipients 2018

The following articles are brief Q&A sessions with American Society of Nephrology (ASN) grant recipients. The sessions explore what research the individual is undertaking with the grant funds, their hopes for the research, career goals, and advice for others interested in applying for these grant funds.


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Roderick Tan, MD, PhD - Carl W. Gottschalk Research Scholar Grant (2018)

Name: Roderick Tan, MD, PhD

Institution: University of Pittsburgh

Grant: Carl W. Gottschalk Research Scholar Grant (2018)

Project Title: Tubular-to-Glomerular Crosstalk in Kidney Disease
 

How would you sum up your research in one sentence?

Ali Poyan Mehr, MD - Carl W. Gottschalk Research Scholar Grant (2018)

Name: Ali Poyan Mehr, MD

Institution: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Grant: Carl W. Gottschalk Research Scholar Grant (2018)

Project Title:  Metabolic and Molecular Predictors of Acute Kidney Injury in Humans and Their Clinical Response to NAD+ Augmentation
 

How would you sum up your research in one sentence?

David Leaf, MD - Carl W. Gottschalk Research Scholar Grant

Name: David Leaf, MD

Institution: Brigham and Women's Hospital

Grant: Carl W. Gottschalk Research Scholar Grant

Project Title: Hepcidin, Dysregulated Iron Homeostasis, and Anemia in Human Acute Kidney Injury
 

How would you sum up your research in one sentence?

Kaice LaFavers, PhD - ASN Foundation for Kidney Research Fellowship Award (2018)

Name: Kaice LaFavers, PhD

Institution: Indiana University

Grant: ASN Foundation for Kidney Research Fellowship Award (2018)

Project Title: The Role of Uromodulin in Oxidant Stress during Sepsis-Induced Kidney Injury
 

How would you sum up your research in one sentence?

Yuenting Diana Kwong, MD - Donald E. Wesson Research Fellowship Award (2018)

Name: Yuenting Diana Kwong, MD

Institution: University of California, San Francisco

Grant: Donald E. Wesson Research Fellowship Award (2018)

Project Title: Identification of Sub-phenotypes in Sepsis Associated Acute Kidney Injury
 

How would you sum up your research in one sentence?

Communities Weekly Rewind: Bilateral Renal Infarctions

Query
How does a relatively young healthy person suddenly develop bilateral renal infarcts?

Communities Weekly Rewind: IgG1-lambda mesangial proliferative GN

Query
PGNMID is an uncommon diagnosis, and without any evidence of a circulating paraprotein or cell clonality in the bone marrow, what is the pathophysiology of this lesion and how do we go about treating it?

Communities Weekly Rewind: Hope and Innovation in Nephrology

Months of efforts by ASN staff culminated on April 26, 2018, when ASN signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Department of Health and Human Services to establish the Kidney Innovation Accelerator, KidneyX.

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