ASN's Mission

ASN leads the fight to prevent, treat, and cure kidney diseases throughout the world by educating health professionals and scientists, advancing research and innovation, communicating new knowledge, and advocating for the highest quality care for patients.

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About ASN

Rajnish Mehrotra, MD, MBBS, FASN, BRCU Faculty

ASN Biography
Rajnish Mehrotra, MD, FASN, is the David S. and Nayda Utterberg Endowed Professor of Medicine at the University of Washington and the interim Head of the Division of Nephrology. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. He is a physician-scientist and his research and clinical work is focused on improving the lived experience of people with advanced kidney disease. His research has involved studying barriers to a greater use of home dialysis, biologic determinants of peritoneal dialysis, and clinical trials to test interventions for managing symptoms experienced by patients undergoing long-term hemodialysis.