I had the opportunity to talk to Nate on several occasions when he would moonlight and I would be burning the midnight oil on call. Our conversations would run the gamut from our families, to life as a fellow, to our passion for nephrology. Often I would mention one of his posts that I found particularly intriguing. On at least one such occasion, Nate asked whether I would be interested in contributing to the Blog in the future and I responded enthusiastically. Unfortunately, these are far from the circumstances under which I hoped to contribute. Nonetheless, I hope to do my best to perpetuate one of Nate’s labors of love.
For my first post….