Junior Faculty Profile: Kirk Campbell, MD

Dr. Campbell is a nephrologist who conducts research in cell and animal models to elucidate the basic mechanisms promoting podocyte injury. His research involves functional analysis of novel potential disease-causing gene mutations in progressive kidney diseases such as focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS). He is funded by NIH/NIDDK Mentored Clinical Scientist Development Award and a Nephcure Foundation Young Investigator Award.