Perspectives

Subhashini Bolisetty, PhD - Carl W. Gottschalk Research Scholar Grant (2019)

Name: Subhashini Bolisetty, PhD          

Institution: University of Alabama at Birmingham

Grant: Carl W. Gottschalk Research Scholar Grant (2019)

Project Title: Targeting Ferritin in Sepsis-Associated Acute Kidney Injury


How would you sum up your research in one sentence?

  • Our research program is aimed at elucidating the inflammatory and (patho-)physiological processes in health and acute kidney injury.
     

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Brian Becknell, MD, PhD - Norman Siegel Research Scholar Grant (2019)

Becknell_photo_0.jpgName: Brian Becknell, MD, PhD

Institution: The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital

Grant: Norman Siegel Research Scholar Grant (2019)

Project Title: Therapeutic Urothelial Remodeling: A Novel Strategy to Limit Obstructive Kidney Injury
 

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Sri Lekha Tummalapalli, MD, MBA - Sharon Anderson Research Fellowship Award (2019)

Tummalapalli_photo_0.pngName: Sri Lekha Tummalapalli, MD, MBA

Institution: The Regents of the University of California

Grant: Sharon Anderson Research Fellowship Award (2019)

Project Title: Screening Strategies for Chronic Kidney Disease in US Populations
 

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Seyedmohammad Ebrahim Tahaei, PhD - Ben J. Lipps Research Fellowship Award (2019)

Name: Seyedmohammad Ebrahim Tahaei, PhD

Institution: University of Maryland, Baltimore

Grant: Ben J. Lipps Research Fellowship Award (2019)

Project Title: Illuminating the mechanisms that control Salt balance in the face of NCC inhibition
 

How would you sum up your research in one sentence?

  • My research focuses on the role of OXGR1 in salt transport and diuretic efficacy.
     

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Ken Sutha, MD, PhD - Jared J. Grantham Research Fellowship (2019)

Name: Ken Sutha, MD, PhD

Institution: Stanford University

Grant: Jared J. Grantham Research Fellowship (2019)

Project Title: Patient-Derived Kidney Organoids
 

How would you sum up your research in one sentence?

  • My research is focused on developing new ways of growing and studying kidney tissue from patients, to better understand processes in the kidney, kidney diseases, and potential treatments.
     

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Xiao-Tong Su, PhD - Donald E. Wesson Research Fellowship Award (2019)

Name: Xiao-Tong Su, PhD

Institution: Oregon Health and Science University

Grant: Donald E. Wesson Research Fellowship Award (2019)

Project Title: Dietary Potassium Causes Chloride-Induced Distal Tubule Remodeling
 

How would you sum up your research in one sentence?

  • My research interest lies in the field of renal physiology and hypertension.
     

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Katherine Mikovna Scovner, MD - Ben J. Lipps Research Fellowship Award (2019)

Name: Katherine Mikovna Scovner, MD

Institution: The Brigham and Women's Hospital, Inc.

Grant: Ben J. Lipps Research Fellowship Award (2019)

Project Title: Acid-Base Status of Hospitalized Patients on Maintenance Hemodialysis as a Predictor of Hospital Outcomes
 

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Aneta Przepiorski, PhD - Dimitrios G. Oreopoulos Research Fellowship Award (2019)

Name: Aneta Przepiorski, PhD  

Institution: University of Pittsburgh

Grant: Dimitrios G. Oreopoulos Research Fellowship Award (2019)

Project Title: Modeling Kidney Fibrosis and Testing Therapeutic Compounds in Human Kidney Organoids
 

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Nabin Poudel, PhD - Ben J. Lipps Research Fellowship Award (2019)

Name: Nabin Poudel, PhD

Institution: University of Virginia

Grant: Ben J. Lipps Research Fellowship Award (2019)

Project Title: Pannexin 1 and Acute Kidney Injury
 

How would you sum up your research in one sentence?

  • My research is aimed at understanding mechanisms of acute kidney injury (AKI) that may serve as therapeutic targets for human AKI.
     

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Kana Miyata, MD - Ben J. Lipps Research Fellowship Award (2019)

Name: Kana Miyata, MD

Institution: CRCHUM, University of Montreal

Grant: Ben J. Lipps Research Fellowship Award (2019)

Project Title: Novel Role of Heterogeneous Nuclear Ribonucleoprotein F (hnRNP F) in Regulation of Sodium-Glucose Cotransporter 2 (Sglt2) Expression in Diabetes
 

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