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My announcement graphic

I made this collage of all the NSMC Interns to be a compelling graphic for Twitter. Here is the Tweet:

Announcing the 2018 NSMC intern class!

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Applications Open for the NSMC Internship

The Nephrology Social Media Collective (NSMC) internship was established in 2015.

The goal of the NSMC internship is to cultivate leaders in medicine by instilling confidence, knowledge, competence, and professionalism in the use of social media. 717 more words


What's in a pot?

I see this window sill regularly from the school parking lot where I teach. Occasionally, the ashtray is emptied, then it gets filled again. Occasionally, the strainer is a different colour. 36 more words

#KidneyWk 2017: Late-Breaking and High-Impact Clinical Trial Session

Kidney Week does a lot of reviewing and integrating during the week. The best sessions present old data with a new interpretation so that you can use the information to take better care of patients. 3,193 more words

Meeting Coverage

#KidneyWk: Serum and Dialysate Electrolytes and the Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death

One of the last sessions of ASN Kidney Week was “New Methods to Improve Cardiovascular Outcomes in ESRD Clinical Practice” or, in other words, as Tariq Shafi noted, it seemed appropriate to close out out Kidney Week with a session on sudden cardiac death. 1,137 more words

Meeting Coverage

KDIGO CKD-MBD Updated Guideline: The More We Know, The Less We Know

The KDIGO Chronic Kidney Disease–Mineral and Bone Disorder (CKD-MBD) Guideline Update was released last month. The team at KDIGO, as usual, did a great job presenting the update for people with differing needs and goals. 678 more words


#NephJC Turns Three: A Closer Look at the Online Nephrology Journal Club

Most of us are familiar with the concept of the “Journal Club,” either at our practicing or training institutions. A recent AJKD publication by Topf et al… 213 more words