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Center for Critical Care Nephrology



Our Vision

To promote a multi-professional model of basic, translational, and clinical research with the goal of developing novel treatments and disruptive innovations to prevent, manage, and cure acute disorders of kidney function, as well as fluid and electrolyte disorders in critically ill patients.



The November C3N Researcher Spotlight is here!

And Dr. Ragi Murugan makes a splash addressing his research on fluid balance.
Read the informative, thought-provoking interview that had me thinking about fluids in our daily lives as drugs and wondering fluids we use as aids without a second thought, such as sports drinks and energy drinks, should be consumped with greater caution for increased health. 

Are Biomarkers Ready for Prime Time?

​November 9, 2017

John Kellum answers in this new iCritical Care Podcast interview.​ Listen Here


Congratulations to the winners of our 7th Annual AKI Symposium Abstract Competition!

October 19, 2017

1st​ - Katherine Maringer
2nd​ - Megan Eshbach
3rd​ - Helong Dai






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Donations to the Center for Critical Care Nephrology at the University of Pittsburgh support important research and training of new physician researchers. Learn more here.