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Responsibilities & Activities

I oversee basic research related to polycystic kidney disease and research including PKD Research and Translation Centers.

My interests also include sex/gender differences in renal pathophysiology.

Research Programs

Acute Kidney Injury
The mechanisms and pathophysiology underlying AKI and its progression.

Diabetic Kidney Disease
The mechanisms and pathophysiology underlying diabetic nephropathy and its progression.

Polycystic Kidney Disease
Research on renal injury from cyst growth that occurs in PKD.