Division of Nephrology and Hypertension

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About the Division

The Division of Nephrology and Hypertension is committed to providing the best and most up-to-date medical care to patients with a variety of renal diseases, hypertension, renal failure, and kidney, kidney-pancreas and kidney-liver transplantation. The division operates both in the public sector at LAC+USC Medical Center and in the private sector at USC University Hospital, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, and DaVita-USC Kidney Dialysis Center. Keck Medical Center of USC is ranked #37 in the nation for Nephrology in US News and World Report’s Best Hospitals 2016-2017 rankings.
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About the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension

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Kenneth R. Hallows, MD
Chief, Division of Nephrology
Professor of Medicine
Director of the USC/UKRO Kidney Research Center

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USC Stem Cell scientist Amy Firth named finalist for the British Council’s 2017 Alumni Awards

As a USC Stem Cell scientist studying lung disease, Amy Firth, assistant professor of medicine in the Department of Medicine, has done her alma mater proud. An alumna of the University of Bath, Firth has earned a coveted place as a finalist for the 2017 Alumni Awards from the British Council, a UK charity promoting cultural relations
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45th Annual USC Diagnostic & Therapeutic Skills in Internal Medicine

45th Annual USC Diagnostic & Therapeutic Skills in Internal Medicine

02/27/2017 - 03/03/2017
Westin Maui Resort
6:30 am - 12:35 pm

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