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.

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.

Interested in joining the Section Council?

Section Councils play a pivotal role at the RSM and we are always looking for members who would like to get involved. If you would like to apply, please complete our application form and a Council representative will be in touch.

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Dr Stephen McAdoo
President
Dr Ellie Asgari
Honorary Treasurer

Upcoming nephrology events and webinars

View all events and webinars being run by the Nephrology Section.

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Webinar

Vasculitis: From cell to service

This two-day international webinar is composed of a multi-professional faculty reflecting the multi-systemic nature of vasculitis and autoinflammation. Comprehensive updates on UKIVAS group activitie...
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Nephrology President’s Prize Day 2021

If you are attending the Advances in nephrology: What’s hot in pre-clinical, clinical and big data renal research in-person at the RCP Edinburgh, the day before this event, you are eligible to receive...
  • Location Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 9 Queen St Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH2 1JQ
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Prizes & awards

Nephrology Section: David Oliveira Medical Student Award

Prize: £200

Submission deadline: Monday 25 October 2021

Meeting date: Friday 3 December 2021 at the Nephrology President’s Prize Day 2021. 

Open to: Any students in nephrology and wider specialties.

Application guidelines

Please submit clinical abstracts up to 300 words 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.

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Nephrology Section: Images in Nephrology Award

Prize: £200

Submission deadline: Monday 25 October 2021

Meeting date: Friday 3 December 2021 at the Nephrology President’s Prize Day 2021. 

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. The abstract should be no more than 300 words, submitted in electronic format and concern a recent or current research project.

Successful candidates will be considered for a 15-minute presentation or a poster presentation.

Apply here

Nephrology Section: Rosemarie Baillod Clinical Award

Prize: £200

Submission deadline: Monday 25 October 2021

Meeting date: Friday 3 December 2021 at the Nephrology President’s Prize Day 2021. 

Open to: Any trainees or fellows training in nephrology and wider specialties.

Application guidelines 

Please submit a clinical abstract 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.

Apply here

Nephrology Section: Stewart Cameron Science Award

Prize: £200

Submission deadline: Monday 25 October 2021

Meeting date: Friday 3 December 2021 at the Nephrology President’s Prize Day 2021. 

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. The abstract should be no more than 300 words, submitted in electronic format and concern a recent or current research project.

Successful candidates will be considered for a 15-minute presentation or a poster presentation.

Apply here

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Fellow

For professionals with a medical, dental or veterinary qualification recognised by GMC, GDC or RCVS.

Fellow

Associate

For professionals working in the healthcare sector or with an interest in healthcare issues and do not qualify for a Fellow membership. 

Associate

Student

For students studying medicine, dentistry or an undergraduate qualification in a healthcare-related subject, in the UK or overseas. 

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