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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Basic Science: AKI-Specific Early Interventions Workgroup

AKI!Now Basic Science Workgroup Mission:
Innovate AKI prevention, diagnosis, and treatment by leveraging basic science discoveries.

AKI Compendium

AKI!Now Basic Science Workgroup Goals

  • To create a compendium or centralized information portal
  • To communicate knowledge around AKI innovation more effectively – partner with Public Awareness and Education Workgroup
  • To foster innovation in education in AKI pathogenesis via coursework
  • To promote collaborations around AKI basic science
  • To establish a [pre]clinical Development roadmap

    AKI!Now Basic Science Workgroup Members

    • Samir Parikh, MD, FASN - Chair
    • Anupam Agarwal, MD, FASN
    • Amandeep Bajwa, PhD
    • Jorge Cerdá, MD MS, FACP, FASN
    • Sanjeev Kumar, MD, MRCP(UK), PhD
    • Sherry Mansour, MD, MS
    • Mark Okusa, MD, FASN