February 02, 2016

Drs. Scherzer and Shlipak have published a new paper in the journal AIDS on tenofovir exposure and kidney disease risk entitled, Tenofovir exposure alters associations of serum bicarbonate with chronic kidney disease risk in HIV-infected Veterans.

The full article can be downloaded from pubmed here.


January 12, 2016

Rebecca Scherzer and Michael Shlipak have published a paper in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation finding that urinary biomarker clusters predict risk of CKD and premature death in HIV-infected women.

August 13, 2015

Dr. Scherzer was acknowledged by the editors of Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety for the exceptionally fine quality of her peer reviewing of manuscripts submitted during 2014.

She was also informed that at the annual Editorial Board Meeting the top reviewers of 2014 were announced for JAIDS, the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. Dr. Scherzer was selected as one of the top 5 reviewers for the Clinical section of JAIDS.

Congratulations, Rebecca!

August 04, 2015

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.

The full paper can be downloaded here.