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!
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!
Simon Ascher, who is now at UCLA, published an article in Hypertension! Check out the full paper here.
Dr. Peralta recently published a paper in Circulation titled, "Effect of Intensive Versus Usual Blood Pressure Control on Kidney Function Among Individuals With Prior Lacunar Stroke: A Post Hoc Analysis of the Secondary Prevention of Small Subcortical Strokes (SPS3) Randomized Trial." You can read the full article here.