Professor Vivekanand Jha awarded the ANIO 2019 Award for Academic Excellence
The ISN warmly congratulates its president, Professor Vivekanand Jha, for receiving the American Nephrologists of Indian Origin (ANIO) 2019 Award for Academic Excellence for his outstanding achievements in nephrology.
Professor Jha is the Executive Director at The George Institute for Global Health in India, and a James Martin Fellow at The George Institute for Global Health at the University of Oxford.
Professor Jha has wide-ranging research interests, including in comprehensive understanding of the implications of kidney diseases for global healthcare. He has collaborated with many organizations, notably the WHO, on clinical practice guidelines and advocacy papers to help develop affordable and sustainable primary and secondary kidney disease prevention tools. He lectures extensively around the world and is a prolific writer and editor.