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American Society of Nephrology

Founded in 1966, the American Society of Nephrology (ASN) is the world’s largest professional society devoted to the study of kidney disease. [1]

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ACE inhibitor

An angiotensin-converting-enzyme inhibitor (ACE inhibitor) is a pharmaceutical drug used primarily for the treatment of hypertension (elevated blood pressure) and congestive heart failure.

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American Board of Internal Medicine

The American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) is a non-profit, self-appointed physician evaluation organization which certifies physicians who practice internal medicine and its subspecialties.

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American Society of Nephrology

Founded in 1966, the American Society of Nephrology (ASN) is the world’s largest professional society devoted to the study of kidney disease.

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Bruce Molitoris

Bruce Molitoris, MD, FASN, is a past President (2012–2013) of the American Society of Nephrology (ASN).

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Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology

The Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology is a monthly peer-reviewed medical journal covering nephrology.

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Continuing medical education

Continuing medical education (CME) refers to a specific form of continuing education (CE) that helps those in the medical field maintain competence and learn about new and developing areas of their field.

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Diabetic nephropathy

Diabetic nephropathy (or diabetic kidney disease) is a progressive kidney disease caused by damage to the capillaries in the kidneys' glomeruli.

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Education

Education is the process of facilitating learning.

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Executive director

An executive director is a chief executive officer (CEO) or managing director of an organization, company, or corporation.

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Indiana University School of Medicine

The Indiana University School of Medicine is a medical school and medical research center connected to Indiana University; its principal research and medical center is on the Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis campus in Indianapolis.

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Kidney disease

Kidney disease, also known as Nephropathy, means damage to or disease of a kidney.

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Medical research

Biomedical research (or experimental medicine) is in general simply known as medical research.

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Nephrology

Nephrology (from Greek νεφρός nephros "kidney", combined with the suffix -logy, "the study of") is a specialty of medicine and pediatrics that concerns itself with the study of normal kidney function, kidney problems, the treatment of kidney problems and renal replacement therapy (dialysis and kidney transplantation).

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Oregon Health & Science University

Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) is a public university in Oregon with a main campus, including two hospitals, in Portland.

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President

A president is the leader of a country or a division or part of a country, typically a republic, a democracy, or a dictatorship.

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Public policy

Public policy is the principled guide to action taken by the administrative executive branches of the state with regard to a class of issues in a manner consistent with law and institutional customs.

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Sharon Anderson

Sharon Anderson (born 1949) is a physician, educator, and researcher practicing in Portland, Oregon.

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Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Society_of_Nephrology

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