Neyhart Scholarship To Accept Applications for Second Award

March 10, 2015

Scholarship support patients with kidney disease or children of patients with kidney disease. The Neyhart Scholarship, created by Clara and Greg Neyhart, will award its second scholarship in July of 2013. Applications will be accepted between January 1 and April … Continued

Philip Klemmer, MD, Named as 2012 Maestro Award Recipient

March 10, 2015

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. UNC Kidney Center fellow Marc Richards presented the 2012 Maestro Award to Dr. Philip … Continued

Eighth Kidney Kare Run/Walk: Interview with Suzie Hosman

March 10, 2015

Race Director Suzie Hosman answers some questions about the 2013 Kidney Kare. The Kidney Kare Run/Walk is right around the corner. We’re checking in with Kidney Kare Race Director Suzie Hosman, who is also a Research Administrator and Development Officer … Continued

World Kidney Day is March 14, 2013

March 10, 2015

The mission of World Kidney Day is to raise awareness of the importance of our kidneys to our overall health and to reduce the frequency and impact of kidney disease and its associated health problems worldwide. The founders of World … Continued

In Memoriam: William E. Lassiter, MD

March 10, 2015

William E. Lassiter, MD, distinguished kidney physiologist, researcher and clinician at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine from 1958 to 1993, died in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, on May 11, 2013. William (Bill) Lassiter was born in Wilmington, … Continued