Kidney screening at DCRI 1/20/2011,

By Anton Zuiker
Duke faculty and staff can learn whether they suffer from kidney disease by attending a free screening on Thurs., Jan. 20, at the Duke Clinical Research Institute. The screening is sponsored by the National Kidney Foundation and organized by Duke physician Lynda Szczech, MD, associate professor of medicine (Nephrology) who currently serves as the foundation president. Learn more. Also note that Medicine Grand Rounds on Fri, Jan. 28 will feature Joseph Bonventre, MD, PhD, of Harvard Medical School and president of the American Society of Nephrology. More here.