Kidney Disease Research Training Program Student Roster

Director

John C. Lieske, M.D.

Review the focus areas, mentors and publications of current and former trainees in the Kidney Disease Research Training Program at Mayo Clinic.

Appointee Mentor Research focus Mayo Clinic publications
Massini A. Merzkani, M.D. Andrew D. Rule, M.D. New onset diabetes mellitus after transplantation; Recurrence of glomerulonephritis after transplantation Publications on PubMed
Sabena M. Conley, Ph.D. Lilach O. Lerman, M.D., Ph.D. Neurophysiological effects of sympathetic activity on the kidney in obesity Publications on PubMed
Michael R. Hinten, Ph.D. Jinghua Hu, Ph.D. PKD1 or PKD2 mutation alters the epigenetic transcriptional profile of tubular epithelial cells Publications on PubMed
Adam J. Rossano, M.D., Ph.D. Michael F. Romero, Ph.D. Specific renal manifestations of ion transport and protein trafficking deficits in SLC4A4 (NB Ce1) mutations with known clinical phenotypes Publications on PubMed
Vladimir Gainullin, Ph.D. Peter C. Harris, Ph.D. The molecular pathomechanism of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease Publications on PubMed
Greg M. Landry, Ph.D. Michael F. Romero, Ph.D. Utilizing a Drosophila melanogaster experimental model to determine environmental and genetic factors contributing to calcium oxalate nephrolithiasis Publications on PubMed
Charles Asher Day, Ph.D. Mark A. McNiven, Ph.D. GTPase dynamin 2 (dyn2) students Publications on PubMed
Matthew L. Hillestad, Ph.D. Karl A. Nath, M.D. Gene therapy for relevant kidney and vascular diseases Publications on PubMed