The Clinical Interview

Listen in as leaders in the field talk with Nephrology Times about a range of topics, including current issues, emerging trends, and the projects they hold nearest and dearest.
Creator: Matthew Coleman
Duration: 4:20
Nephrology Times 
After years of discussion and debate, the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network Kidney Transplantation Committee has proposed a revision of the national kidney allocation system. Nephrology Times talked with Committee Chair John Friedewald, MD, about how the proposal could affect posttransplant outcomes, utilization of donor organs, and access to transplantation.
Creator: Matthew Coleman
Duration: 8:14
Nephrology Times 
Sanjay Kulkarni, MD, Associate Professor of Surgery and Medicine at Yale University School of Medicine, explains how Yale–New Haven Transplantation Center is getting transplant candidates listed 180 days sooner.
Creator: Matthew Coleman
Duration: 4:01
Martin Pollak, MD, Chief of the Nephrology Division at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC), ran the 2012 Boston Marathon on behalf of kidney disease research, education, and community outreach, helping raise about $23,000. Listen to Dr. Pollak talk about running his first marathon and how being a nephrologist affected the experience.
Creator: Kierstin Wesolowski
Duration: 17:14
Since 2007, nephrologist Dugan W. Maddux, MD, has combined her love of oral history with her other passion—nephrology—to provide a unique glimpse into the development of renal therapy through the words and voices of those who made it possible. Listen to Dr. Maddux’s own oral history of her experiences interviewing the nephrologists, nurses, and patients who have made the renal field what it is today.