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APS members work at the frontiers of science to advance our understanding of life and health. Their efforts are leading to treatments for the deadliest and most debilitating diseases affecting humans and enhancing our understanding of topics like genetics, neuroscience, obesity and sex differences. You can be part of this vibrant community.

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Our Members Making a Difference

  • Portrait of Jeff M. Sands, MD, FAPS

    Jeff M. Sands, MD, FAPS Renal Division Director and Juha P. Kokko Professor of Medicine and Physiology, Emory University

    APS Member since 1986
    Helping Kids battle rare disease
    Developing therapies to improve quality of life for kids with congenital nephrogenic diabetes Learn More
  • Portrait of Sue C. Bodine, PhD, FAPS

    Sue C. Bodine, PhD, FAPS Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

    APS Member since 1989
    Protecting Strong Muscles as We Age
    Studying the causes of muscle loss and weakness to help us stay stronger during aging Learn More
  • Portrait of David Mattson, PhD

    David Mattson, PhD Professor and Chair, Department of Physiology, Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University

    APS Member since 1997
    Exploring how Salt Affects Hypertension

    Understanding the role of dietary salt intake on patients with high blood pressure

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