Dr. Carmen Peralta's paper, "Systolic and diastolic blood pressure, incident cardiovascular events, and death in elderly persons: the role of functional limitation in the Cardiovascular Health Study", was selected as one of the top papers of 2014 from the journal, Hypertension.
Dr. Meyeon Park, MD was 1 of 18 physician scientists to receive the 2015 Clinical Scientist Development Award from the Doris Duke Foundation. It is an award of $486,000 over 3 years!
Dr. Park's project is entitled, "Improving Cardiovascular Risk Stratification in Kidney Transplant Recipients."
A full press release can be found here.
Transforming the Detection of Kidney Disease
Michael Shlipak, MD, MPH, was featured in the International Innovation publication. International Innovation is the leading global dissemination resource for the wider scientific, technology and research communities.
Dr. Carmen Peralta, MD, MAS was invited to give a TED talk on October 10th, 2014 for the Department of Medicine at UCSF. You can watch her inspiring talk here or below!