Homer Smith: his contribution to physiology.

  title={Homer Smith: his contribution to physiology.},
  author={Robert W. Berliner},
  journal={Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN},
  volume={5 12},
F or three decades, from the mid1930s until his death in 1962, Homer Smith was the preeminent figure among those interested in the physiology of the kidney. His leadership reflected not only the seminal research contributions of Smith and his colleagues and the conceptual framework that he developed, but also the extraordinary lucidity that he brought to the exposition of work in renal physiology-both his own and that of others. Not least, however, was the large number of younger people whose… CONTINUE READING