Dr. Stanley Nahman, Jr.;Professor & Director of the Nephrology Fellowship Training Program received "The Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award" presented by Arnold P. Gold Foundation on May 9, 2013 at the Hooding Ceremony.
Fellow Hari Garapati placed second in the Society’s Young Investigator forum- Terrific job!
Dr. Stanley Nahman Jr., Professor and Director of the Nephrology Fellowship Training Program, represented Medicine Chair Michael Madaio at the Society for Clinical Investigators Chairs and Residents Forums.
Drs. Zeeshan Perveze and Hara Garapati will present abstracts at 12th Annual Southern Society for Clinical Investigation/AMFR meeting in New Orleans 2/19 through 2/22/2013
Congratulation Dr. Matthew Diamond on your recent appointment to Associate Professor.
Congratulation Dr. Pamela Fall, Professor, Nephrology on her recent appointment to the National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME) Multimedia Task Force.
We also want to congratulate Dr. Stan Nahman, Professor, Nephrology, on his recent appointment to the American Society of Nephrology Training Program Directors Executive Committee. What impressive appointments and elections for our faculty.
Congratulations … SPRINT Trial Enrolls 100th Study Patient …
We congratulate Drs. Laura Mulloy and Matt Diamond on the enrollment of the 100th patient in the Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial (SPRINT) study which is a federally funded study to determine if a lower blood pressure reduces the progression of kidney disease (http://news.georgiahealth.edu/archives/3592). This is a huge accomplishment for our site in the study.
1st Year Fellows will present at GHSU Department of Medicine 5th Annual Fellows Research Day June 13, 2012 1-5 PM
Laura L. Mulloy, D.O. Educator of the Year Award - Medical College of Georgia Class of 2013
Laura L. Mulloy, D.O. Medical Student Exemplary Teacher Award 2012
Laura L. Mulloy, D.O. Inductee 2012 Academy of Educators
Laura L. Mulloy, D.O. Educational Innovation Institute Scholar 2012
Pamela J. Fall, M.D. Educational Innovation Institute Associate 2012
Matthew J. Diamond, D.O. Medical Resident Exemplary Teacher Award 2012
N. Stanley Nahman, Jr., M.D. Medical Resident Exemplary Teacher Award 2012
Dr.Sarita Cross has completed her one year fellowship in Transplantation. She will also remain on as a faculty
member until the end of June 2012. We are excited to have you on board.
Kenneth Smith, PAC III has passed his PA recertification exams with flying colors. We did not expect anything less.
King DH, Taylor G, Al-qaisi M, Chan A, Abeygunasekara SC, Panayiotopoulos Y, Paulson WD, Chemla E, Abdelrahman Ali AA. Venous Conductance: A Reliable Predictor of Fistula Thrombosis. Presented at 44thAnnual Meeting, American Society of Nephrology, San Diego, CA, Nov 1-4, 2012
Garapati H, Paulson WD, White J, Fall PJ, Kheda MF, Vachharajani TJ, Baulkmon EJ, Kintziger KW, Chebrolu P, Colombo RE, Baer SL, Nahman NS. Analysis of USRDS Dataset Indicates Viral Infections are Associated with Increased Risk of Fistula Failure in Incident Hemodialysis Patients. Presented at 44th Annual Meeting, American Society of Nephrology, San Diego, CA, Nov 1-4, 2012
Paulson WD, Dubner A, White J, Pollock DM, Jennifer S. Pollock JS, and Kapuku GK. Sildenafil Reduces Arterial Stiffness in ESRD Patients Treated with Hemodialysis. Presented at 44th Annual Meeting, American Society of Nephrology, San Diego, CA, Nov 1-4, 2012
Fuenmayor F, Ramish G, Pollock D, White JJ: Urinary biomarkers in experimental diabetes. Presented, Amer Soc Nephrol, 2011, J Amer Soc Nephrol, 22:715A, 2011.
Rattan J, Rangachari P, Rissing P, Goins DP, Gillespie W, Hall L, Nahman Jr NS: Organization communication efforts for the prevention of central line blood stream infection from hemodialysis catheters. Presented, American Society of Nephrology. J Amer Soc Nephrol, 22:311A, 2011.