Dr. Pamela Kling Awarded Meriter Foundation Grant

Pamela J. Kling, MD, recently received a grant of $17,000 from the Meriter Foundation for her project, “The Interplay between Fetal Iron Status and Kidney Development.” The purpose of this research study is to examine the kidney development in two conditions known to be associated with deficient iron stores at birth, which are infants born to mothers with gestational diabetes or with intrauterine growth restriction.