Kenar D. Jhaveri, MD, FASN, Professor of Medicine at the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell and Associate Chief of the Division of Kidney Disease and Hypertension at Northwell Health, NY, has been selected as Editor-in-Chief of ASN Kidney News .
The long-time editor of the popular Kidney News column DetectiveNephron, Dr. Jhaveri will bring his expertise in clinical nephrology, education, and leadership to ASN’s monthly newsmagazine. Dr. Jhaveri
2018 brought another successful year of nephrology coverage by ASN Kidney News and Kidney News Online. The two publications covered a broad spectrum of topics within nephrology and continued their strong record of informing the nephrology community.
The following are the 10 most read articles of the last year. The first 5 articles are from ASN Kidney News and the following 5 from Kidney News Online.
ASN Kidney News
1. DetectiveNephron (June 2018)
2. Single Cell Gene
disease affect pregnancy outcomes and vice versa, what medications are safe to use for glomerular disease in pregnancy, and more.
3. Kidney Transplantation 2017: Breaking Down Barriers and Building Bridges
David Serur, MD, Adam Bingaman, MD, PhD, and Barry Smith MD, PhD, examine why kidney transplantation is “not nearly as widely available as it should be” considering it is the optimal management for patients with end stage renal disease.
Take a moment for comedic relief
DetectiveNephron:, world-renowned for expert analytical skills, trains budding physician-detectives on the diagnosis and treatment of kidney diseases. L.O. Henle, a budding nephrologist, presents a new case to the master consultant.
Mr. Nice Glom: enters the room along with L.O. Henle to present a case.
Nephron: What do you have for me today, Henle? And we have a new medical student—the word is out that students are not interested in nephrology anymore?
Henle looks at Glom.