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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Committees

Health Care Justice Committee

Chair

  • O. N. Ray Bignall, II, MD (2022)

Members

  • Anthony S. Alvarado, MD (2022)
  • Mukta Baweja, MD (2022)
  • Teri Browne, PhD (2022)
  • Lilia Cervantes, MD (2022)
  • Katrina Fields (2022)
  • Crystal A. Gadegbeku, MD, FASN (2022)
  • Nichole M. Jefferson (2022)
  • Alan S. Kliger, MD (2022)
  • Stephanie J. Mahooty, APN, NP (2022)
  • Anthony N. Muiru, MD, MPH (2022)
  • Yue-Harn Ng, MD (2022)
  • Susanne B. Nicholas, MD, PhD, MPH (2022)
  • Keith C. Norris, MD, PhD (2022)
  • Tessa Kimberly Novick, MD, MS, MSW (2022)
  • Tanjala S. Purnell, PhD, MPH (2022)
  • Lisa Robinson, MD, FASN (2023)
  • Milda Renne Saunders, MD, MPH (2022)
  • Mohamed A. Sekkarie, MD, MPH (2023)
  • Sri Lekha Tummalapalli (2022)
  • Donald E. Wesson, MD, FASN (2022)
  • Clintoria R. Williams, PhD (2022)
  • Bessie A. Young, MD, MPH, FASN (2022)

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Charge
 
The Health Care Justice Committee is charged with emphasizing strategies to improve the overall health of the entire population, particularly in populations at risk for and overburdened with kidney diseases; identifying opportunities to address health disparities and influence social determinants of health, particularly in populations at risk for and overburdened with kidney diseases; and confronting the combined significance of high-profile acts of racism and the COVID-19 pandemic.