About ASN

Richard J. Glassock, MD, Past President

ASN Biography

Richard J. Glassock, MD, is a graduate of UCLA School of Medeicine,and completed his residency at Harvard Medical School and Scripps Research Institute. He is an an internationally recognized expert in the field of Glomerular Diseases and Clinical Nephrology and has lectured in over 95 countries throughout the world. Dr. Glassock has received numerous awards, to include the David Hume Memorial Award of the National Kidney Foundation (NKF), The Robert Narins Award of the American Society of Nephrology (ASN), the Distinguished Achievement Awards from UCLA School of Medicine, the Association of Professors of Medicine, and the Torchbearer Award of the American Kidney Fund (AKF). He is the founding Editor-in-Chief of the ASN NephSAP Journal, and currently serves as Professor Emeritus at David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.