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Ronald J. Falk, MD, FASN
Dr. Falk focuses on immune mediated kidney diseases, especially glomerulonephritis. His clinical and basic science interests include both ANCA glomerulonephritis and small vessel vasculitis (SVV). A central objective of his research is elucidating the causes of ANCA-associated necrotizing and crescentic glomerulonephritis.
Dr. Falk is the Doc J Thurston Distinguished Professor of Medicine, Chief of the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, and Director of the UNC Kidney Center at the UNC School of Medicine.