Columnist: Pascale Lane, MD
Pascale Lane has been a Professor of Pediatrics in the section of Pediatric Nephrology at the Oklahoma University Health Sciences Center since September 2011. She also serves as Associate Dean for Faculty Development. She received her MD from the University of Missouri- Kansas City and trained in Pediatrics at Rush Medical College in Chicago. Her fellowship in Nephrology was at University of Minnesota. In 2008, the American Society of Nephrology selected her as founding editor of ASN Kidney News, its national magazine.
Dr. Lane performs and publishes both basic, clinical, and educational research, teaches in the lecture hall and clinic, and cares for patients in her specialty. Other interests include faculty development, particularly writing skills, research administration, and the evolving role of social media in medicine and science. She also founded Academic Women for Equality Now as a project for Vision2020.