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Dr Julie Anne Wright, Guest speaker will present at Renal Research Conference

  November 9

Start Time: 8:30 AM
End Time: 9:30 AM

Julie Anne Wright, M.D., M.P. H., Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Michigan will present at the Renal Research Conference, Friday, November 9th, 8:30-9:30am in Medical Center North, MCN  C2303

Title of her presentation:  Kidney Disease Prevention: When Research Meets Reality

 

Biography

Dr. Wright Nunes' reseach focuses on optimizing patient kidney disease education and self-management across the continuum of care. Her studies examine patient and provider perspectives on what is needed in patient educational tools and provider support systems to help patients learn about kidney disease and align health behaviors with what is needed to preserve kidney function. She has an interest and expertise in systems implementation and quality improvement in engineering from her prior career, and she is integrating these methods into her current work. 

M.D., Wayne State University
M.P.H, Vanderbilt University
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan