About this event

  • Date and time Wed 5 Dec 2018 from 11:00am to 5:00pm
  • Location Chandos House
  • Organised by Nephrology

This meeting offers trainees, junior doctors and medical students the opportunity to present their clinical, basic science and translational projects.

The event serves as a networking forum with fellow colleagues interested in the field of nephrology, and comprises of four prize categories.

Topics include: 

  • The presentation of novel basic science and translational research in Renal Medicine
  • Developments in translational and clinical medicine
  • Visual representation in the field and interventional disciplines that underpin nephrology
  • A forum for nephrologists to discuss their expertise and experience


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Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and Introduction

Dr Allyson Egan, Honorary Treasurer, Nephrology Section, Royal Society of Medicine

Official handover of the President's chain of office

Dr Ellie Asgari, President, Nephrology Section, Royal Society of Medicine and Tina Chrysochou, President Elect, Nephrology Section, Royal Society of Medicine

Session One : David Oliveira Medical Student Award

Chair: Dr Tina Chrysochou

Renal adenocarcinoma causing solitary abdominal wall metastasis - a rare case presentation

Miss Shreya Badhrinarayanan, Medical Student, Brighton and Sussex Medical School

Case history based on patient with acute kidney injury

Miss Jaspreet Cheema, Medical Student, University of East Anglia

The success of percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL) in paediatric patients

Miss Natasha Kelly, Medical Student, Kings College London

Assessing the predictive value of ICD-10 coding for demonstrating rates and mortality from acute kidney injury

Miss Rachael Logan, Student, University of Dundee

Session Two: David Oliveira Medical Student Award

Chair: Dr Ellie Asgari

Comparison of NKF-KDOQI and UAB criteria to predict maturation of proximal AV fistulas in Asian vs non-Asian cohorts

Miss Kathrine Rallis, Medical Student, Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry

Vascular stiffness and acute kidney injury following elective CABG

Mr Ahmad Salha, Medical Student, St George's University of London

Wernicke's encephalopathy after cystectomy and neobladder reconstruction in a renal transplant recipient: A case report

Miss Catriona Walker, Medical Student, St George's University of London


Session Three: Stewart Cameron Science Award and Rosemarie Baillod Clinical Award

Chair: Professor Bruce Hendry, Professor, King's College London

Pyroglutamic acidosis: A rare stroke mimic

Dr Dylan Mac Lochlainn, Core Medical Trainee, South West Acute Hospital, Enniskillen

Late presentation multiorgan CMV disease in a renal transplant patient

Dr Akriti Naraen, Core Medical Trainee, Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust

The histopathological spectrum of monoclonal gammopathies of renal significance: A single centre experience

Dr Andreas Kousios, Clinical Fellow, West London Renal and Transplant Centre, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

A phase-two, randomised, placebo - controlled trial: Belimumab in renal transplantation targets naïve and activated memory B cells whilst sparing regulatory B cells

Dr Gemma Banham, Specialty Registrar, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust

Cardiovascular disease in anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (ANCA)-associated vasculitis: A national longitudinal, matched-cohort, data linkage study

Dr Peter Gallacher, Clinical Research Fellow, University of Edinburgh

Session Four: Plenary

Chair: Dr Allyson Egan

EROS: From chance observation to human disease

Dr David Thomas, Wellcome Beit Prize CRCDF Fellow and Honorary Consultant Nephrologist, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, University of Cambridge

Tea and coffee break
Images in nephrology
Presentation of prize awards
Closing remarks and close of meeting
Evaluation surveys and certificates will be sent by email



Chandos House, 2 Queen Anne Street, London, W1G 9LQ, United Kingdom