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UNC Football Player and Kidney Patient Joshua Adams Featured in News and Observer article

UNC Football Player and Kidney Patient Joshua Adams Featured in News and Observer article

The News and Observer published an article on October 12 captioned “Disease in remission, UNC’s Adams hoping to play again”, which featured UNC football player Joshua Adams and his nephrologist, UNC Kidney Center Director Dr. Ron Falk.

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UNC Kidney Center's Dr. Philip Klemmer Coauthors Book

UNC Kidney Center's Dr. Philip Klemmer Coauthors Book

Philip Klemmer, MD has coauthored a book released on October 7, 2011 titled Diet, Nutrients, and Bone Health.

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UNC Kidney Center Director Ron Falk Delivered 2011 Berryhill Distinguished Lecture

UNC Kidney Center Director Ron Falk Delivered 2011 Berryhill Distinguished Lecture

UNC Kidney Center Director Dr Ron Falk gave the 2011 Berryhill Distinguished Lecture on Monday, October 3rd. He presented "The Essential Need for a Climate of Curiosity in Academic Hospitals: The ANCA Vasculitis Story" at the Carolina Club in Chapel Hill.

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First Neyhart Scholarship to be Awarded in July of 2012

First Neyhart Scholarship to be Awarded in July of 2012

The Neyhart Scholarship, created by Clara and Greg Neyhart, will award its first scholarship in July of 2012. Applications will be accepted between January 1 and April 15.

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New Podcast, "Being There for Your Friend with Vasculitis" Produced

New Podcast, "Being There for Your Friend with Vasculitis" Produced

Two-part audio podcast features questions related to ""Understanding Vasculitis and How it May Affect Your Friend" and "Ways You Can Maintain a Healthy Friendship."

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American Society of Nephrology Magazine Features UNC Kidney Center Study

American Society of Nephrology Magazine Features UNC Kidney Center Study

The American Society of Nephrology (ASN)’s magazine publication, Kidney News, recently featured a front-page cover story highlighting an article published by UNC Kidney Center researchers.

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Annual Meeting of the GDCN To Take Place in May 2012

Annual Meeting of the GDCN To Take Place in May 2012

The 26th Annual Meeting of the Glomerular Disease Collaborative Network (GDCN) will convene over the weekend of May 19-20 at the Friday Center for Continuing Education in Chapel Hill, NC.

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UNC Kidney Transplant Recipient and Cycling Event Organizer Featured in Annual Report of the Medical Foundation of North Carolina

UNC Kidney Transplant Recipient and Cycling Event Organizer Featured in Annual Report of the Medical Foundation of North Carolina

David Cole, a kidney transplant recipient and UNC patient, has been featured in the Medical Foundation of North Carolina's Annual Report for his efforts in advocacy for organ donation and kidney disease awareness.

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UNC Kidney Stone Clinic Now Welcoming Patients

UNC Kidney Stone Clinic Now Welcoming Patients

Dr. Denu-Ciocca has been a key contributor in establishing new clinic dedicated to the treatment of kidney stones.

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UNC Kidney Center Welcomes Dr. Raven Voora

UNC Kidney Center Welcomes Dr. Raven Voora

Dr. Voora will provide Nephrology consult service and dialysis care through the UNC Kidney Center's satellite facilities in Burlington, NC.

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Stress Management Podcast Series Now Available for Patients and Families

Stress Management Podcast Series Now Available for Patients and Families

The UNC Kidney Center has produced a five-part stress management techniques podcast aimed at patients and their families.

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Nephrology Trainees Complete Fellowship Training

Nephrology Trainees Complete Fellowship Training

Doctors Nadiesda Costa, Heather Stewart, Jennifer Vick, and Matthew Volk have successfully completed their subspecialty in nephrology fellowship training.

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UNC Kidney Center Welcomes Dr. Fernanda Payan Schober

UNC Kidney Center Welcomes Dr. Fernanda Payan Schober

Fernanda Payan Schober, MD is pleased to be joining the Nephrology Division at the UNC School of Medicine.

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UNC Kidney Center Included in PCORI Pilot Project

UNC Kidney Center Included in PCORI Pilot Project

The PCORI Pilot Project will study and develop a Patient Centered Decision Tool for Nephrotic Syndrome Management. The project is part of a national effort to improve methods for Patient-Centered Outcomes Research. Patrick Nachman, MD, will lead UNC's effort.

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 Carolina Vascular Access Center Has Opened

Carolina Vascular Access Center Has Opened

The CVA will provide a complete range of service for total dialysis access care.

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UNC Kidney Center Publishes ANCA Genetics Study

UNC Kidney Center Publishes ANCA Genetics Study

Dr. Gloria Preston is the senior author on study that could be significant for people who have ANCA disease.

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UNC Kidney Center Faculty Honored for their Service

UNC Kidney Center Faculty Honored for their Service

Six members of the UNC Kidney Center faculty were honored for their dedicated service on the evening of September 6, 2012.

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Nutrition and Complementary Medicine Discussed at Recent Vasculitis Support Group Meeting

Nutrition and Complementary Medicine Discussed at Recent Vasculitis Support Group Meeting

Dr. Julie McGregor recently spoke about nutrition and complementary medicine at the Fall 2013 Meeting of the NC/Raleigh Vasculitis Support Group.

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Neyhart Scholarship To Accept Applications for Second Award

Neyhart Scholarship To Accept Applications for Second Award

Scholarship support patients with kidney disease or children of patients with kidney disease.

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Philip Klemmer, MD, Named as 2012 Maestro Award Recipient

Philip Klemmer, MD, Named as 2012 Maestro Award Recipient

The Maestro Award, named after former fellowship director Romulo Colindres, is presented annually to the faculty member who has shown outstanding commitment and excellence in teaching.

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