Nephrology Section



To promote the knowledge and understanding of nephrology and to keep medical professionals up to date with nephrology and renal issues.

Section members:

Nephrologists, renal specialists and specialist nurses.

Section council:

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section council, led by the Section President.


Nephrology 2018/2019 dates for your diary

10-Oct-18 AKI frontiers 2018 - book now

04-Dec-18 President's prize day nephrology 2018

21-Mar-19 Frontiers in glomerulonephritis

16-May-19 Rare diseases and the kidney


For more information on the events that are not available online yet, or to book your place, please contact the Event Coordinator on:

Tel: 02072902982


Trainee travel bursaries

Trainees are invited to submit an abstract of no more than 2400 characters relating to any nephrology case.

Successful candidates will be awarded £500 to attend one of the meetings below and write a short report on the educational benefits of the meeting. After the meeting, you will also be required to attend the President's prize day on Tuesday 4 December 2018.

Please click here to download the application form and submit to

Asn Kidney week travel bursary

Submission deadline: Sunday 23 September 2018
Meeting date: Tuesday 23 October - Sunday 28 October 2018
Bursary: £500
Open to: Members and non members of the RSM. This will include trainees who specialise in nephrology and/ or surrounding disciplines who are registered in the UK.

Read the 2017 bursaries winner’s reports on the educational benefits of the meeting by clicking here.

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AKI frontiers 2018
AKI frontiers 2018

Wednesday 10 October 2018, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street

This conference will bring together investigators and experts in acute kidney injury from across the globe to discuss ongoing research into different aspects of acute kidney injury.

Day | Registration: 08:30 | Organised by: Nephrology Section |
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55th ERA-EDTA congress

Copenhagen, Denmark - Thursday 24 - Sunday 27 May 2018

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Nephrology Section trainee prizes


Apply today for the opportunity to win £200 for each of these upcoming Nephrology Section prizes.

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Section Bibliography

For a list of what we have available via the library for this section, visit our bibliography page and then select the appropriate section link.