Cystinuria Patient Information Day 2014

On Saturday 1st February 2014 the first Cystinuria Patient Information Day was held at Guy’s Hospital in London. The day was designed for patients and families to learn more about Cystinuria and to meet other people with the condition.

For a copy of the progamme and further details of the event please go to the Cystinuria UK website .

Several of the presentations are now available to download in PDF format.

History of Cystinuria – Matthew Lewis (President of the International Cystinuria Foundation)

Nephrology of Cystinuria – Shabbir Moochhala (Nephrologist Consultant, Royal Free Hospital London)

Research in Cystinuria  – Sheena Patel (Urology Trainee and MD Research Fellow, King’s College London)

Investigating the Role of Membrane Transport Proteins in the Renal Stone Disease Cystinuria – John Sayer (Senior Clinical Lecturer in Nephrology, Newcastle University)    

Genetics of Cystinuria – Rachel Mein (Clinical Scientist, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital London)

Diet and Cystinuria  and Recipes from the new Cystinuria Cook Book – Angela Doherty (Specialised Renal Dietician, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital London)

Cystinuria Patient Information day 2014 version 1 updated September 2014
Written by the Cystinuria Rare Disease Group