UAB-UCSD O'Brien Center for Acute Kidney Injury

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Partnership between the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine and the University of California San Diego School of Medicine.

An NIH-sponsored George M. O'Brien Kidney Research Center.

We support shared core facilities to enhance collaborations and further research in kidney-related research, foster interactions among investigators from different backgrounds and disciplines whose shared interest is in kidney research, and provide intellectual resources and infrastructure to attract new and established investigators to AKI research.

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Upcoming Events

Core Concepts - Introduction of the PROmoTE, KURE, and O’Brien Summer Scholars

Introduction of the PROmoTE, KURE, and O’Brien Summer Scholars “Now is the Best Time to be Focusing on Kidney Research” Anupam Agarwal, MD Senior Vice...

6/3 12pm
Core Concepts - Drs. Azra Bihorac & Rubin Pillay

"AI in nephrology" Azra Bihorac, MD, MS, FCCM, FASN Senior Associate Dean for Research Affairs; Professor of Medicine, Surgery and Anesthesiology;...

6/10 12pm
Core Concepts - Drs. Krzysztof Kiryluk & Marguerite Ryan Irvin

“Nephrogenetics” Krzysztof Kiryluk, MD Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Vagelos College of Physicians &...

6/17 12pm
Core Concepts - Drs. Ebele Umeukeje & Orlando Gutiérrez

“Health Equity in Nephrology” Ebele Umeukeje, MD, MPH Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Medicine,...

6/24 12pm

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