About this section

The aim of the Nephrology Section is to promote knowledge and understanding of nephrology and to keep medical professions up to date with nephrology and renal issues.

Upcoming events

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President's prize day nephrology 2019

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

  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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Frontiers in Haemodialysis

Renowned experts will cover a variety of topics in hemodialysis from cutting edge research and innovative therapies to clinical challenges and practical aspects of hemodialysis, and even dialysis in prisons and the Graphene Institute.

  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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Living well with kidney disease

This event will provide a deep understanding of the physical and psychological challenges faced by people living with kidney disease. Internationally renowned speakers will cover; health and wellbeing, lifestyle strategies, the physical and mental impact and prescribing exercise for kidney disease.

  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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Prizes

Nephrology Section: David Oliveira Medical Student Award

Prize

  • First prize: £200

Submission deadline

Monday 21 October

Open to

Any students in nephrology and wider specialties.

Application guidelines

The section invites medical students to submit clinical abstracts in the area of clinical research, case series or individual case histories. Clinical cases or pedigrees should demonstrate novel clinical findings, illustrate classic conditions in new or unusual ways, and illuminate or expand knowledge concerning physiology, cell biology, genetics, radiology, or molecular mechanisms. Abstracts should be no more than 300 words.

Submissions will be shortlisted for oral presentation at a Section meeting.  The prize of £200 will be awarded to the best 15 minute presentation, with an additional five minutes of discussion at the presentation meeting

Apply here

Nephrology Section: Images in Nephrology Award

Prize

  • First prize: £200

Submission deadline

Monday 21 October

Open to

Any trainees or fellows training in nephrology and wider specialties.

Application guidelines

This award supports the visual representation and communication of renal medicine. Images representing nephrology in regard to diagnostic procedures (renal histology), interventional radiology, basic science or clinical settings should be submitted in jpeg format (and no larger than 410MB). 

The winning image will be announced at a Nephrology meeting.

Apply here

Nephrology Section: Rosemarie Baillod Clinical Award

Prize

  • First prize: £200

Submission deadline

Monday 21 October

Open to

Any trainees or fellows training in nephrology and wider specialties.

Application guidelines 

Trainees and research fellows are invited to submit clinical abstracts in the area of clinical research, case series or individual case histories. Clinical cases or pedigrees should demonstrate novel clinical findings, illustrate classic conditions in new or unusual ways, and illuminate or expand knowledge concerning physiology, cell biology, genetics, radiology, or molecular mechanisms. Abstracts should be no more than 300 words. 

Submissions will be shortlisted for oral presentation at a Section meeting.  The prize of £200 will be awarded to the best 15 minute presentation.

Apply here

Nephrology Section: Stewart Cameron Science Award

Prize

  • First prize: £200

Submission deadline

Monday 21 October

Open to

Any trainees or fellows training in nephrology and wider specialties.

Application guidelines

The prize is for the best presentation of a research project in clinical or basic science. Abstracts should be no more than 300 words. 
Submissions will be shortlisted for oral presentation at a Section meeting. The prize of £200 will be awarded to the best 15 minute presentation.

Apply here

Section Council members

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section Council, led by the Section President and often in collaboration with specialist societies.

President

Dr Tina Chrysochou

President-Elect

Stephen McAdoo