Dr. Peralta presented findings from her CKD screening trial at this year's ASN Kidney Week Conference in New Orleans (Oct/Nov. 2017) and got featured on MedPageToday.com! You can read the full article here.
The Northern California Institute for Research and Education, which is the Veterans Health Research Institute is a scientific community of clinicians and researchers that partners with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) and the San Francisco VA Medical Center (SFVAMC) to bring the power of modern medicine to the health of our nation’s Veterans, featured KHRC in their Fall 2017 DNA Newsletter!
You can read the full text here.
William Zhang, a MS4 at UCSF, was awarded a 12-month Yearlong Research Fellowship from the UCSF RAPtr program! His proposal is entitled, "Identification of Inflammatory Cytokines as Biomarkers of Kidney Injury." He will be working with Dr. Shlipak and the KHRC team starting July 2017- welcome, William!
Our summer research student, Jesse Ikeme, published a paper in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. It is titled, "Post Hoc Analyses of Randomized Clinical Trial for the Effect of Clopidogrel Added to Aspirin on Kidney Function." You can read the abstract here.
This paper was also chosen to be CJASN's paper of the day on Twitter on April 26, 2017!