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Congratulations to Afaf Saliba and Pragya SinghMalla for being selected as 2022 ASN Kidney STARS Award Recipients!

August 8, 2022

Congratulations to Afaf Saliba and Pragya SinghMalla for being selected as 2022 ASN Kidney STARS award recipients! Both Pragya and Afaf are Ph.D. candidates at the Center for Precision Medicine and are mentored by Dr. Kumar Sharma. They will each receive $1,000 USD in travel support and complimentary registration to the in-person Annual Meeting at […]



Interdisciplinary Study on Precision Lifestyle Interventions Recently Published Article in Contemporary Clinical Trials

July 13, 2022

An interdisciplinary team has been exploring precision lifestyle interventions integrating health technology and omics to tackle some of the major health concerns in south Texas. Their work has been recently published at the Contemporary Clinical Trials and is now free to access at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cct.2022.106845 Click here for full article



ASN Presentations

November 3, 2021

“Happening this week: The Nephrology Division and Center for Renal Precision Medicine has more than 10 presentations at the world’s most prestigious kidney meeting by the American Society of Nephrology “ASN Kidney Week 2021”, with 100% acceptance rate!!



U.S. News and World Report Physician Survey (Starting February 2021)

February 12, 2021

U.S.  News and World Report Physician Survey (Starting February 2021): We would like to provide a few updates from the Division of Nephrology at UT Health San Antonio (UTHSA). We are San Antonio’s only academic Nephrology program and which represents a longstanding partnership between UT Health San Antonio and University Hospital. Here are some exciting […]




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Innovative Approaches to Nephrology Training and Precision Medicine.

January 14, 2020

The Division of Nephrology at UT Health San Antonio has a long and distinguished history of notable achievements in Nephrology. We are leaders in innovative approaches for Nephrology training and in the new era of Precision Medicine via our recently formed Center for Renal Precision Medicine (CRPM). The Division consists of nationally and internationally recognized [...]


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Collaboration between San Antonio’s four leading research institutions will lead to personalized therapies, worldwide health care model

November 22, 2019

  By Nancy Preyor-Johnson and Heather Adkins Nov 20, 2019 When San Antonio’s four largest research institutions recently decided to form a major precision therapeutics program, their vision was clear: systematically create breakthrough medical treatment. At the heart of the new initiative is a combination of technology, medicine and collaboration. Announced on Oct. 15, the […]