Pediatric Nephrology

Objectives:

To know the presenting signs & symptoms of common renal diseases in children, including investigation and management.

Description:

1 st and 2 nd year students: The student will observe the Nephrology Service in both the Ambulatory and in-patient locations including hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis and renal transplantation.

3 rd and 4 th year students: The student will join the Nephrology Team in the management of renal problems in children in the Ambulatory, renal replacement therapy and in-patient services, and will also participate in ward and teaching rounds and generally assist the Nephrology resident.  

Location: Childrens Hospital of Eastern Ontario

Duration: 1 - 4 weeks

No. of Students: 1 2

Available for: All medical students, priority given to clinical clerks

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