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

Department News

Renowned chemical engineer and nanomedicine pioneer joining USC

Mark E. Davis, PhD, a renowned chemical engineering professor and nanomedicine pioneer at the California Institute of Technology whose work on biomaterials for cancer treatment holds great promise to make medicines more targeted and effective, will join the USC faculty in October. Davis, one of the few academics selected to the National Academy of Engineering
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Department Events

Grand Rounds: Haploidentical Transplants for AML and MDS: Progress and Opportunities

Grand Rounds: Haploidentical Transplants for AML and MDS: Progress and Opportunities

03/31/2017
LAC+USC Medical Center Inpatient Tower Conference Room A, 1983 Marengo St.
11:00 am - 12:30 pm

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