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Fellowship Program Educational Activities

Fellows are exposed to a broad array of educational activities within the division and the School of Medicine. A partial listing follows.

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  • Reading Conference: Fellows and faculty present recent articles.
  • Nephrology Case Conference: An interactive clinical case conference.
  • Renal Research Conference: Fellows, faculty, and visiting scientists present their research data.
  • Fellow Didactic Series: Covers topics of basic clinical nephrology and renal physiology.
  • Medical Grand Rounds
  • Clinical Case Conference (Department of Medicine)
  • Hypertension Clinic Conference
  • Combined Transplant Conference
  • Fellowship Research Seminar Series: A basic science seminar series held for all Department of Medicine research fellows (second year).


  • Renal Biopsy Conference
  • Fellow Seminar Series: An all-day didactic and interactive seminar specifically for fellows.
  • Renal Pathology Teaching Sessions: Training in the interpretation of the renal biopsy.


  • American Society of Nephrology and National Kidney Foundation Annual Meetings: All fellows attend at least one of these meetings each year.
  • Dimensions in Dialysis: An annual, local two-day meeting covering contemporary topics in dialysis.