Tag: nephrology

New Cross-College Collaborative Supported with National Award


We’re celebrating a new cross-college collaborative project that just snagged national funding! The National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases has awarded $372,680 in support of the study, “Muscle GPRC6A regulation of protein turnover with overload and disuse recovery.”  James Carson, PhD, FACSM, senior associate dean for Research and Graduate Studies in the… Read More

VA, UTHSC Professor Receives Top National Ranking for Chronic Kidney Disease Research


Expertscape.com, a medical search and content service that enables healthcare consumers to easily identify and research medical experts by condition, expertise, and location, recently named the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) health care system number one worldwide in Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) research. Csaba P. Kovesdy, MD, FASN, director of the Clinical Outcomes and Clinical Trials Program… Read More