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Dr Rukshana Shroff

Dr Rukshana Shroff

Reader in Paediatric Nephrology

UCL GOS Institute of Child Health

Faculty of Pop Health Sciences

Joined UCL
1st Jan 2010

Research summary

Biography

Rukshana Shroff, MD, FRCPCH, PhD, is a Consultant in Paediatric Nephrology at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children in London UK, and holds an academic position in Nephrology (Associate Professor) at University College London. Her research focuses on cardiovascular disease in childhood chronic kidney disease (CKD), including laboratory work, clinical research studies and clinical trials. She is the PI on a multicentre study comparing long-term outcomes of conventional hemodialysis and hemodiafiltration in children. She currently holds a prestigious senior fellowship from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) to continue research into mineral dysregulation in CKD.

She has published more than 150 original articles, reviews and book chapters in the fields of nephrology and dialysis. Dr Shroff is on the Executive Committee for KDIGO. She has served on the recent KDIGO CKD-MBD guideline update group and two guideline  committees for the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE).

She serves on the editorial board of the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, Pediatric Nephrology and Peritoneal Dialysis International. She leads the CKD-Dialysis Working Group of ERKNet and is a board member of the ESPN CKD and Dialysis working groups.

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