The 5 new Executive Committee members
President-elect – Csaba Kovesdy
Csaba P. Kovesdy, MD, is The Fred Hatch Professor of Medicine in Nephrology and Director of the Clinical Outcomes and Clinical Trials Program at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, Tennessee and Chief of Nephrology at the Memphis VA Medical Center in Memphis, Tennessee. Dr. Kovesdy earned his medical degree from the University of Pecs Medical School in Pecs, Hungary. He performed his residency in Internal Medicine at the Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, MI, and completed a clinical fellowship in Nephrology at the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center in Baltimore, MD. Dr. Kovesdy’s research interests are centered on epidemiology and outcomes in pre-dialysis chronic kidney disease, including studies in nutritional disorders. He has published his research in over 500 peer-reviewed articles.