Congratulations to Dr. Adhish Agarwal for having his letter to NEJM Editor accepted.... Read MoreInternal Medicine
Division of Nephrology & Hypertension
The division provides education, patient care and research in all aspects of the pathogenesis and treatment of renal disease and hypertension.
The Division of Nephrology and Hypertension employs 19 full-time faculty. Consultation services are maintained at the University of Utah Health and the Veterans Administration Medical Center, which provide exposure to:
- General nephrology
- Renal transplantation, including combined pancreas and renal transplants
- Dialysis (all modes):
- Dialysis units are located at University of Utah Health, Veterans Administration Medical Center, and several satellite locations throughout the Mountain West.
The Hypertension Symposium held on September 20, 2017 was a big success. The event included rising stars in HTN research, keynote speaker Suzanne Oparil, MD, from the University of Alabama, and faculty from the Department of Internal Medicine: Molly Conroy, MD; Alfred Cheung, MD; and Srinivasan Beddhu, MD. ... Read MoreInternal Medicine
Donald E. Kohan, MD, PhD (Nephrology) was recently recognized by the American Heart Association Council on Hypertension with the Donald R Seldin award for his research on the role of Endothelin in hypertension and kidney disease. ... Read MoreInternal Medicine