News & Announcements

News & Announcements
December 5, 2016 2016 USRDS Annual Data Report highlights current trends in kidney disease

According to the 28th Annual Data Report of the United...

May 3, 2016 Simple urine test leads to early detection of kidney disease

Only 5% of people in the United States who have early...

March 3, 2016 AJKD e-supplement features 2015 USRDS Annual Data Report

The March 2016 e-supplement of the American Journal of...

March 3, 2016 Dialysis patients seen by primary care physicians get more preventive care

U-M KECC faculty associate Dr. Vahakn Shahinian...

October 29, 2015 UM-KECC investigators delivered 26 presentations and symposium at ASN Meeting in San Diego

UM-KECC investigators delivered 26 presentations and...

August 19, 2015 UM-KECC delivered three presentations at the June 2015 AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting

The following presentations were delivered by members of...

May 4, 2015 Transplant surgeon blogs to increase organ donations

University of Michigan transplant surgeon for children...

April 21, 2015 UM-KECC holds ESRD Technical Expert Panels (schedule)

UM-KECC will be holding 3 Technical Expert Panels (TEPs...

March 6, 2015 World Kidney Month Raises Awareness

March is National Kidney Month in the United States, and...

January 12, 2015 USRDS Finds Patients with ESRD Are Living Longer

Fewer new cases of ESRD are being reported in the United...

February 21, 2014 US Renal Data System awarded to UM-KECC

The University of Michigan Kidney Epidemiology and...

February 4, 2014 Richard Hirth and UM-KECC colleagues receive HSR Impact Award

The 2014 HSR Impact Award recognizes landmark research...

October 10, 2013 UM-KECC receives $17.6M award

The U-M Kidney Epidemiology and Cost Center has received...

September 15, 2013 UM-KECC awarded MIDS Umbrella Contract

UM-KECC is selected as one of the eighteen awardees for...