March 21, 2017

Two recent papers from the KHRC have been published:


1.Effect of Intensive Blood Pressure Control on Gait Speed and Mobility Limitation in Adults 75 Years or Older: A Randomized Clinical Trial.

Odden MC, Peralta CA, Berlowitz DR, Johnson KC, Whittle J, Kitzman DW, Beddhu S, Nord JW, Papademetriou V, Williamson JD, Pajewski NM; Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial (SPRINT) Research Group..

JAMA Intern Med. 2017 Feb 6.

March 21, 2017

Congratulations to Carmen Peralta for being awarded the American Heart Association's Established Investigator Award!  This award supports investigators with unusual promise and an established record of accomplishments.  Carmen's project is entitled, "Early Detection of Chronic Kidney Disease to Reduce Events" and will be funded through December 31, 2021!

January 19, 2017

The Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (JAIDS) has been, for over 25 years, an important source of research findings in the broad field of HIV and AIDS and more recently other chronic infections including HCV and HBV.  Rebecca will help JAIDS grow as a leading scientific voice by offering her expertise in the field. Congratulations, Rebecca!

January 03, 2017

Simon Ascher, who is now at UCLA, published an article in Hypertension!  Check out the full paper here.