World Kidney Day lectures: kidneys and women's health

Thursday, 8 March 2018, 8.30am to 4.30pm
Lecture theatre 1, B level, south academic block, Southampton General Hospital

Join us for a day of fascinating lectures for World Kidney Day. This day is aimed at those in clinical professions who would like to learn more about the kidneys and kidney conditions. This year's theme is kidneys and women's health, and topics will include:

  • the management of UTI and pyelonephritis in women (Mr Bhaskar K Somani, UHS)
  • getting pregnant when you have chronic kidney disease (Dr Kate Wiles, King's College Hospital)
  • a patient's experience of chronic kidney disease and transplant (Miss Nicole McKenzie)
  • women and altruism: patterns of kidney donation in a multicentre research study (Dr Kristin Veighey, UHS).

For a full list of talks and the schedule for the day, see the poster. If you'd like to attend, please contact Becky Bonfield at

Posted on Friday 2 February 2018