O’Brien Kidney Center Lecture Series

All lectures are held from Noon to 1 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Presentations will be virtual and will utilize Zoom.

October 18, 2021

photo of Dr. Mark de Caestecker

Lecturer: Mark de Caestecker M.B, B.S., Ph.D., F.A.S.N.
Title: Professor of Medicine
Institution: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Division of Nephrology
Lecture: "How reversible is ureteric obstruction?

July 26, 2021

photo of Dr. Isaac Pence

Lecturer: Isaac J. Pence, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Institution: Wellman Center for Photomedicine at Massachusetts General Hospital
Lecture: "Translational Biophotonics: Addressing Clinical Problems with Light-Tissue Interaction

April 5, 2021

photo of Dr. Vivek Bhalla

Lecturer: Vivek Bhalla, M.D., FASN, FAHA
Title: Associate Professor Medicine, Division of Nephrology
Institution: Stanford University School of Medicine
Lecture: "Contribution of vascular endothelial cell-specific molecule-1 (Esm-1) to Diabetic Kidney Disease

March 29, 2021

photo of Dr. Ronak Lakhia

Lecturer: Ronak Lakhia, M.D.
Title: Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology
Institution: UT Southwestern
Lecture: "Role of Cholesterol in ADPKD

February 22, 2021

photo of Dr. Ronak Lakhia

Lecturer: Peter Van Buren, M.D, MSCS
Title: Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology
Institution: UT Southwestern
Lecture: "Using Intradialytic Blood Pressure Slopes to Improve Fluid Management in Hemodialysis Patients

January 11, 2021

photo of Dr. Ondine Cleaver

Lecturer: Ondine Cleaver, Ph.D.
Title: Professor of Molecualr Biology
Institution: UT Southwestern
Lecture: "Building renal blood vessels, in the embryo and the dish

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Denise Marciano, M.D., Ph.D.
Seminar Director

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