Conferences

 

For more detailed conference information that includes speakers and titles, visit our
Division of Nephrology Web calendar.

Conference Types Description Schedule Location
Biopsy Conference   weekly UWMC
Fellows Lecture Series Covers many of the core curriculum topics required for ACGME accreditation.  These lectures typically are interactive and non-didactic. weekly UWMC
Journal Club Provide renal fellows with the opportunity to develop and improve their ability to conduct a critical analysis of data reported in the clinical and basic science literature. monthly HMC
UWMC
VA
Pathology Conference

Tailored to fellows in training and are usually interactive, allowing fellows to ask questions about renal pathology in a comfortable, educational setting.

quarterly UWMC
Professor Rounds

Provide education involving common and challenging in-and out-patient clinical cases on general nephrology and transplantation.

weekly HMC
UWMC
VA
Renal Grand Rounds

These are a major component of the Adult and Pediatric Nephrology divisional teaching programs and contain material required for program accreditation and for ongoing medical education.  Topics will cover basic science, clinical research, clinical-based discussions, renal biopsy conferences and others.

weekly Northwest
Kidney
Centers
Teaching Rounds

Will alternate between a fellow review for the resident and student, and an in-depth review done in conjunction with one of the staff.  Fellows will present a case-based discussion of a pertinent medical subject, such as acute renal failure, vascular access, hematuria, proteinuria, uremia, etc.

weekly

HMC
UWMC
VA