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Conferences

Nephrology Grand Rounds

This conference series is prepared on an annual basis with presentations given by internal and visiting faculty members and VCU Nephrology fellows. Transplant Nephrology Fellows present one to two times each year on topics of their choice.

Transplant Conference

This conference series is prepared on an annual basis with presentations given by internal and visiting faculty members and VCU transplant nephrology and surgery fellows. Transplant Nephrology fellows present two to three times each year on topics of their choice with the help of faculty mentorship.

Renal Biopsy Conference

Renal Biopsy Conference is held in lieu of Renal Grand Rounds the 4th Thursday of each month. This conference is led by Drs. Massey and Vinnikova jointly.

Journal Club

Faculty members select articles and assign one to each of two fellows each month. The fellow reviews and presents the article, which includes salient methods, results, discussion, and study dissection/critiques.

Research Conference

This monthly conference highlights the various research methods and techniques throughout the university. This will include lectures from Division faculty members, other researchers from VCU (outside of Nephrology) and often visiting physicians from outside institutions.