Ethnicity, follow-up care and renal function monitoring after kidney transplantation - Ajay K. Israni, M.D., M.S.

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Physician Faculty Scholars Program was designed to strengthen the leadership and academic productivity of junior medical school faculty who are dedicated to improving health and health care.Recent findings show that there is a high degree of variability in how often transplant centers and nephrologists routinely see their kidney transplant recipients. This grant provides support for a study that will address a disparity between African Americans and others in the success and survival of renal allografts.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $300,000.00

Awarded on: 6/19/2007

Time frame: 7/1/2007 - 11/30/2010

Grant Number: 61539


University of Minnesota

University of Minnesota
100 Church Street, S.E., Morrill Hall
Minneapolis, 55455-0110


Ajay K. Israni
Project Director