We are now accepting applications for our inaugural class of The Six-2 Crew – a 2-year internship for trainees with an interest in neonatal nephrology. The Six-2 Crew will provide longitudinal mentorship and exposure to the research, advocacy, and educational work of the NKC.
Our newest article of the month is summarized by Dr. Alison Kent – a recent publication in Journal of Pediatrics assessing the risk of AKI in neonates with late-onset sepsis.
Dr. David Askenazi recently appeared on the Inside Pediatrics podcast to talk about neonatal kidney disease, dialysis therapy advancements and care for children with complex kidney issues. Please take a listen HERE.
(Mar 18, 2021)
The February article of the month comes from none other than Dr. Jetton! In this overview she provides a summary of the hot off the press article, “Trends and racial disparities for acute kidney injury in premature infants: the US national database,” by Dr. Elgendy and colleagues published in Pediatric Nephrology. See below for a preview!
Thanks to Dr. Catherine Joseph for this month’s article of the month on the long-term implications of extreme prematurity. The article, entitled “Albuminuria, Hypertension, and Reduced Kidney Volumes in Adolescents Born Extremely Premature” is by Dr. Keia Sanderson and colleagues.