Professor Edwina Brown
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
Professor Edwina Brown’s main research interests are peritoneal dialysis, dialysis outcomes in the elderly and renal palliative care. She was the principal investigator for FEPOD (Frail Elderly Patient Outcomes on Dialysis) comparing outcomes on assisted PD and haemodialysis with conservative care. She is currently working on a project integrating renal and elderly care and is starting a study Kidney Transplantation in Older People (KTOP). She organises an annual meeting on Renal Supportive Care and co-organises the UK PD Academy. She chairs the ISPD guideline committee and has overseen the development of the 2020 guideline on ‘Prescribing high quality, goal-directed peritoneal dialysis’ She has published extensively on peritoneal dialysis and dialysis in the elderly and is the author/editor of several books.