Zheng Dong, PhD, FASN

Grants Review Committee

Biography
Zheng Dong is a Regents' Professor and Leon Charbonnier Endowed Chair at Medical College of Georgia, Director of Research & Development at Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center. Dr. Dong also holds an Adjunct Professorship at the Second Xiangya Hospital of Central South University in China. His research revolves around cell injury, death and regeneration in kidney diseases. He has published >290 articles that have been cited for over 25,000 times with an H-index of 77. Dr. Dong is the Editor of "Essentials of Apoptosis" (Humana Press) and the book series of "Cell Death in Biology and Disease Series" (Springer). He is also an Associate Editor for American Journal of Physiology -Renal Physiology, and the journal Kidney Disease. He also serves on the editorial boards of JASN, Kidney International, American Journal of Physiology-Cell Physiology. Dr. Dong reviews grants for funding agencies in USA, China, England, Germany, France, Singapore, Hong Kong etc. He has been a member of the ASN Annual meeting Abstract Review Committee, Chair of the AKI section, AKI Advisory Committee, and President of Chinese American Society of Nephrology.