Research Opportunities

Jessy J. Alexander, PhD.

“We have experience securing research funding. We help trainees find funding,” notes Jessy J. Alexander, PhD (left), who mentors fellows, residents and students.

Trainees and medical students report that our division provides them with solid knowledge of experimental design, approaches used in laboratory and epidemiology research, data analysis and clinical trial design.

Variety of Research Interests

Our faculty members offer unique research opportunities in these and other areas:

Medical Students and Residents

To discuss a potential research project, contact our faculty members individually or our fellowship program director.


Our nephrology fellowship boasts protected time for research. Trainees in our program can embark on meaningful studies during our research elective.