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Honoring Academic Invention

The Cincinnati Chapter of the National Academy of InventorsTM was formed to recognize and encourage inventors who have a patent issued from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office; enhance the visibility of technology and academic innovation; encourage the disclosure of intellectual property; educate and mentor innovative students; and translate the inventions of its members to benefit society.

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UC Health Researcher Receives $150K to Study Dialysis Improvement

Researchers at the University of Cincinnati and the Cincinnati Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Medical Center have received funding to study the care processes that lead to placement of arteriovenous fistulas in patients beginning dialysis.

Timmy Lee, MD, UC Health nephrologist, staff VA physician and lead investigator on the study, was awarded the National Kidney Foundation’s Young Investigator Award—totaling $150,000 over three years—to look at ways to improve access placement in patients starting dialysis for the first time.