Practicing nephrologist in Lincoln, Nebraska for thirty years. Interested in public health, kidney disease, hypertension, and politics. Undergraduate training and Medical School at University of Nebraska. Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Nephrology training at Washington University in St. Louis. I have been a spokesperson for the National Kidney Foundation for many years and do public speaking for the organization. I am also on the Public Policy Committee for the National Kidney Foundation and Renal Physicians Association. I have been a delegate to the American Medical Association from Nebraska.