ADPKD Guideline for review

  The draft of a new Renal Association Clinical Practice Guideline on Monitoring children and young people with, or at risk of developing Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD) is now available for review. Please send any comments – listing page/guideline number as appropriate – to by Wednesday 10th October.

Read more Posted on: 12.09.18 | Posted in ADPKD, Guidelines, News, RaDaR, RDGs, Research

ADPKD Information & Support Day – 15th September 2018 – Cambridge

  Place: Frank Lee Centre Hexagon, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge, CB2 0SN Time: Saturday 15th September 2018, 9.30am to 4pm Hosted by: Professor Fiona Karet and the PKD Charity Talks and workshops on: The Basics of ADPKD Genetics and Screening Diet and Lifestyle Research Transplants New therapies Pain Registration Information: Online registration or contact Esther […]

Read more Posted on: 16.08.18 | Posted in ADPKD, Conference, News, Patient Information Days, RaDaR, Research

New RaDaR Cohort – MGRS

  RaDaR is now open to a new Cohort of patients – Monoclonal Gammopathy of Renal Significance (MGRS) – which covers the following conditions:   AH amyloidosis AHL amyloidosis AL amyloidosis C3 glomerulonephritis with monoclonal gammopathy Crystalglobulinaemia Crystal-storing histiocytosis Fibrillary Glomerulonephritis Immunotactoid/Glomerulonephritis with Organised Microtubular Monoclonal Immunoglobulin Deposits (GOMMID) Intracapillary monoclonal IgM without cryoglobulin Intraglomerular/capillary lymphoma/leukaemia Light […]

Read more Posted on: 03.07.18 | Posted in MGRS, News, Patient Information, RaDaR, RDGs, Research

New Rare Disease Committee Chair

  We are pleased to announce that Dr Danny Gale, Senior Clinical Research Fellow, UCL Centre for Nephrology, will take over from Dr Detlef Bockenhauer as the Chair for the Renal Association’s Rare Disease Committee and the lead for RaDaR. The official handover will take place at UK Kidney Week (19th- 21st June). Dr Kate Bramham, […]

Read more Posted on: 15.06.18 | Posted in News, RaDaR, RDGs, Research, UKKW

Vacancy – Rare Disease Committee Chair

The Renal Association invites expressions of interest from its members for the position of Chair of the Rare Diseases Committee detailed below. The deadline for submission of a formal expression of interest is 13 May 2018. Role Title: Chair of the Rare Diseases Committee (RDC) Appointed by an Appointments Panel Reporting To: Academic Vice President […]

Read more Posted on: 11.04.18 | Posted in News, RaDaR, RDGs, Research