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Our Program

The two-year fellowship in nephrology is a comprehensive and intensive program, during which fellows will be expected to:

  • Achieve clinical excellence
  • Gain complete familiarity with the diagnostic techniques and imaging equipment that are essential to current nephrology practice
  • Understand the pathophysiology, pathology and management of kidney disease
  • Acquire the knowledge and experience for certification by the Subspecialty Board of Nephrology
  • Participate in scholarly educational and research activity
  • Participate in and enhance the education of medical students and residents


  • Continuity clinic (1/2 day per week)
  • 18 core four-week rotations include nephrology consultation (including acute dialysis and continuous renal replacement therapies), chronic dialysis, renal transplantation
  • 8 elective four-week rotations. Options include imaging, interventional radiology, renal pathology, intensive care, outpatient nephrology including outreach, palliative nephrology, home dialysis
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