The UNC Kidney Center is pleased to welcome Richard Glassock, MD, MACP, as the 2016 Blythe Lecturer. Dr. Glassock is Professor Emeritus at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and is the founding Editor-in-Chief of the American Society of Nephrology’s Nephrology Self-Assessment Program (NephSAP) Journal. Dr. Glassock is a graduate of UCLA School of Medicine, and completed a nephrology fellowship at the Peter Bent Brigham Hospital in Boston, as well as a research fellow at Harvard and the Scripps Clinic.
Dr. Glassock's biography on the American Society of Nephrology lists his many accolades as follows:
The Blythe Lecture will take place on Wednesday, April 20 at 4:00 PM in G-100 Bondurant Hall.
The title of Dr. Glassock's talk is "Auto-immunity in Glomerular Disease- 50 years of Progress."