Roslyn Mannon {US} United States of America

Roslyn Mannon

Dr. Roslyn Bernstein Mannon is a Professor of Medicine, Pathology and Microbiology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Vice-Chair for Academic Development and Research Mentoring and Associate Chief of Nephrology for Research. Dr. Mannon is a Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology and American Society of Transplantation. She received her MD from Duke University, completing Internal Medicine internship, residency and Nephrology fellowship and Chief Resident at Duke. Her career includes serving as Medical Director for the Kidney/Pancreas NIDDK intramural transplant program and at the Birmingham VA Medical Center and Section Chief of Transplant Nephrology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. Mannon is a past-president of the AST and is a Deputy Editor of the American Journal of Transplantation. She is the current chair of Women in Transplantation, an initiative of the Transplantation Society, chair of the Policy and Advocacy Committee of the American Society of Nephrology, and co-chair of the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients Review Committee. Dr. Mannon is site PI for the Clinical Trials in Organ Transplantation (CTOT), is a member of the CTOT Steering Committee and Chair of the Ancillary Studies Committee for APOL1 Long-term Kidney Transplantation Outcomes Research Network (APOLLO). She also serves as a member of the steering committee for the Transplant Therapeutics Consortium, a private/public partnership with cPATH and FDA dedicated to accelerating new transplant therapies into practice. Dr. Mannon’s laboratory research focuses on mechanisms of chronic graft injury using in vitro and rodent models of drug toxicity and kidney transplantation and is funded by the Veterans Administration Merit Award. She has published nearly 200 peer-reviewed publications on the mechanisms of chronic allograft failure following transplantation and post-transplant complications and therapeutics.