Event Listings

  • 01 Feb

    Master Degree in Transplantation Science for Transplant Clinicians

    The university of Liverpool has recently launched a suite of 4 modules related to transplantation sciences for transplant surgeons, nephrologists and urologists. Experience in these subspecialties is essential. These modules are offered wholly online study using an interactive electronic platform, which produces a high quality interface for learning and teaching through interactive keynote lectures, discussion board and journal clubs. Each module is 30 credits at Masters level. Successful completion of all 4 modules and dissertation, students can achieve a Masters Degree. English Language Exam is NOT required for those who studied medicine in English.

    This is the first of its kind degree in transplantation from a reputable UK university. The course provides up-to-date knowledge covering many angles of adult, pediatric and pancreatic transplantation clinical practice. Registration started in November 2015. The course commences in Feb 2016. Typical cost is £900 per/module (dissertation fees to be advised later). 

    Enquiries to be made via Mr Ahmed Halawa, Consultant Transplant Surgeon, UK  at ahmed.halawa@sth.nhs.uk 


  • 18 Aug

    Renal Biopsy Cadaver Course

    Course dates: 
    Thursday 11th February 2016
    Thursday 18th August 2016

    Once again this one day cadaver course will run in the state of the art, Clinical Anatomy
    Skills Centre (CASC), based within the University of Glasgow.
    Organised by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow and run by two
    Consultant Nephrologists, a Consultant Radiologist and a Consultant Renal Pathologist, this course is ideally suited to trainees who will be expected to carry out renal biopsies or core medical trainees intending to apply for renal speciality training.

    Please Click here for more information.

    Please Click here to download the registration form. 
  • 08 Sep

  • 08 Sep

    Frontiers in Transplantation Clinical Excellence through Innovation 2016

    Registration now live


    This two-day course will cover recent developments in basic transplantation immunology alongside the latest cutting-edge clinical research, with an emphasis on the ‘bench-to-bedside’ strategies being pursued within the MRC Centre for Transplantation and King’s College London.

    Professor Anthony Dorling
    Professor Giovanna Lombardi
    Professor Nizam Mamode
    Professor Alberto Sanchez-Fueyo

    Please click here to view the flyer
    Please click here to download the programme
  • 10 Sep

    Applied Clinical Nephrology Course

    The aim of this course is to provide an interactive comprehensive up to date management of real and challenging clinical cases in nephrology, dialysis and transplantation. This is a practical rather than theoretical course, where applied cases are the core of the teaching that enables fruitful discussions and debates.

    The course provides an excellent opportunity to meet leading UK experts in Nephrology. 

    Please click here to download the flyer and application form.
  • 22 Sep

    Pregnancy and Kidney Diseases Course

    The topic of the CME Course is "Pregnancy and Kidney Diseases", the course is accredited with 10 European CME credits from UEMS, and some of the leading experts on the theme will be participating in this course.

    The online registrations are open, and you can find further information on the Course website.

    Furthermore, we would like to draw your attention to the Travel Grants (up to 1.500,00 EUR) offered by ERA-EDTA to young nephrologists that are 40 years old or younger.
  • 25 Sep

    Renal Pathology Society Symposium Cologne 2016

    Please click here to view the event flyer.

    The link to the registration and more information can be found on the following website  http://www.renalpathsoc.org/cologne2016/
  • 29 Sep

    9th UK Annual Dialysis Conference

    Please click here to download the Programme
    Please click here to download the registration form
  • 06 Oct

    11th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Cardiorenal Forum

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    ‘Innovations in Cardiorenal Medicine’

    For information on the meeting and a programme please visit: http://cardiorenalforum.com/


  • 03 Nov

    2016 Renal Genetics Symposium

    Please find attached the official inactivation.  

    Please find attached the symposium schedule.
  • 24 Nov

  • 25 Nov

    Nephrology Day for General Paediatricians


    This one day course aims to give a full overview of paediatric nephrology by selecting different themes each year and presenting them in a way which will be suitable for general paediatricians.

    Contact details

    Email: ich.events@ucl.ac.uk Telephone: 0207 905 2699 


    Early Bird rate: £175 (until 13/10/16)

    Standard fee: £225 (after 13/10/16)

    Website: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/ich/short-courses-events/short-courses-events-publication/nephrology-day

  • 29 Nov

    Vascular Access for Dialysis

    The aim of this course is to provide participants with the knowledge and skills to set up, organise and provide a vascular access service.

    Please click here to download the flyer.

    More information can be found: 


  • 11 Jan

    EUVAS Vasculitis Course for physicians

    This is the first The European Vasculitis Society (EUVAS) course on vasculitis, for senior trainees, consultants and interested allied health professionals.  It is a residential course, taking place between  January the 11th-13th 2017 in Cambridge, UK.

    This interactive vasculitis training course will encompass sessions on epidemiology; assessment; genetics; pathogenesis; biomarkers; histology; serology; treatment; monitoring; tough cases; service delivery. We will provide a programme of activities including lectures, tutorials, interactive case discussions, and on-line training in disease assessment to provide clinicians (doctors and nurses) with up to date, practical information on the diagnosis, treatment and outcome in systemic vasculitis. 

    CME accreditation from the Royal College of Physicians has been applied for, and course attendance certificates will be provided.  Support/endorsement is from (including): EULAR, ERA-EDTA, The British Society for Rheumatology, The Renal Association and Roche.

    Delegation fees: £750 (includes access to all course sessions, 2 night’s accommodation at Clare College, course refreshments and meals, including Gala Dinner).

    Registration deadline: The deadline for online registration is the 31st October 2016.

    We hope that a large number of delegates will join this important inaugural event which we anticipate becoming an essential and longstanding annual training opportunity for physicians who want to receive updated information in the field of vasculitis.

    The course website can be found here: http://www.euvas.med.cam.ac.uk/

  • 19 Jan

    Kidney Disease in Older People

    Programme and registration details are on the attached flyer.
  • 06 Apr

  • 19 Jul

    UKKW 2017


    UK Kidney Week a conference being lead by the Renal Association, in association with ISN (International Society of Nephrology) and BT (British Transplant Society)

    To register interest and receive regular programme updates click on the banner below. 

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