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Csaba P. Kovesdy, MD, FASN of UTHSC and the Memphis VA Medical Center, Selected as Data Harmonization Initiative Representative for American Society of Nephrology

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The American Society of Nephrology (ASN) recently selected Csaba P. Kovesdy, MD, FASN, director of the Clinical Outcomes and Clinical Trials Program in Nephrology at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) and chief of the Nephrology Section at the Memphis VA Medical Center (VAMC), as an ASN representative for a new data harmonization… Read More


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UTHSC and Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital to Host Pediatric Nephrology Tribute to Dr. Russell W. Chesney

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Serving as chair for more than 23 years of the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) and Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, Russell W. Chesney, MD, worked tirelessly to advance the field of pediatric nephrology. The legacy Dr. Chesney left behind will be honored during a special pediatric nephrology tribute… Read More


Announcements

Pediatric Nephrology Tribute to Russell W. Chesney, M.D.

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We are having a symposium honoring Dr. Russell Chesney on August 18-19, 2016. It will be held at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, Children’s Foundation Research Center, Russell W. Chesney Auditorium, Memphis, TN.


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Pediatric Nephrology Tribute to Russell W. Chesney, M.D.

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We are having a symposium honoring Dr. Russell Chesney on August 18-19, 2016. It will be held at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, Children’s Foundation Research Center, Russell W. Chesney Auditorium, Memphis, TN.


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Pediatric Nephrology Tribute to Russell W. Chesney, M.D.

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We are having a symposium honoring Dr. Russell Chesney on August 18-19, 2016. It will be held at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, Children’s Foundation Research Center, Russell W. Chesney Auditorium, Memphis, TN.


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Csaba P. Kovesdy, M.D., UTHSC Nephrology Faculty acknowledged for outstanding research and number of publications

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Csaba P. Kovesdy, M.D., was ranked #3 worldwide in chronic kidney failure research by Expertscape. Since 2006, Dr. Kovesdy has published more than 113 articles on chronic kidney failure. Dr. Kovesdy also serves as the Fred Hatch Professor of Medicine in Nephrology and Director of the Clinical Outcomes and Clinical Trials Program at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, Tennessee.


Announcements

Pediatric Nephrology Tribute to Russell W. Chesney, M.D.

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We are having a symposium honoring Dr. Russell Chesney on August 18-19, 2016. It will be held at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, Children’s Foundation Research Center, Russell W. Chesney Auditorium, Memphis, TN.


In the Media

5 Things to Know About Hyperkalemia for National Kidney Month

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If you have kidney disease, however, your kidneys may not remove any excess potassium from your body, resulting in hyperkalemia. Even a diet containing an average amount of potassium can cause hyperkalemia among people with kidney disease. “The kidneys play a crucial role in maintaining a normal potassium balance by adjusting the amount of potassium… Read More