June 7, 2018

Dr. Luis Juncos Named Nephrology Director at CAVHS

Luis Juncos, M.D.Luis Juncos, M.D., has joined the Department of Internal Medicine as a Professor in the Division of Nephrology and Director of Nephrology at the Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System.

Dr. Juncos, who previously served as Nephrology Division Director at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, is nationally recognized for his expertise and contributions in acute care nephrology and continuous renal replacement therapy, as well as for his work as an educator and researcher.

Dr. Juncos is a standing member of the National Institutes of Health Kidney, Urologic and Hematologic Diseases D Subcommittee (DDK-D) and has served as an ad hoc reviewer for other study sections. He has served as Associate Editor of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology and on the editorial boards of the American Journal of Physiology-Renal Physiology, and Critical Care Medicine. He has also served on the American Heart Association’s Council on Hypertension Publications Committee.