Jeff M. Sands selected for ASN lectureship


The American Society of Nephrology (ASN) has selected Jeff M. Sands, MD, FASN for the Barry Brenner, MD Endowed Lectureship at Kidney Week 2015. This prestigious lectureship recognizes physicians whose efforts to improve the quality of life of patients undergoing care for renal disease have had a global impact. He will present “Novel Therapies for Diabetes Insipidus” in San Diego on Sunday, November 8.

Jeff M. Sands, MD, FASN

Jeff M. Sands, MD, FASN


Dr. Sands is the Juha P. Kokko Professor of Medicine and Physiology and the director of the Division of Renal Medicine at Emory University School of Medicine. His research examines the physiology of urea transport proteins, the renal inner medulla, and the urine-concentrating mechanism.




Related Links
Jeff M. Sands’ faculty biography
Emory Department of Medicine, Division of Renal Medicine
American Society of Nephrology (ASN)
ASN Kidney Week 2015
Emory University Department of Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine

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Emory Department of Medicine
Emory Department of Medicine

The Emory University Department of Medicine, within the Emory University School of Medicine, is steeped in a rich tradition of excellence. Through the work of its nine divisions and numerous centers and institutes, the department has pioneered discoveries in medicine, education, scientific and clinical investigation, and clinical care. Emory University School of Medicine’s medical school, residency, transitional-year, and fellowship programs offer students the latest knowledge in treatment practices, scientific theories, research, and patient care.

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