Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology

Research Opportunity

Sydney Children's Hospital - n/a

The Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick is closely affiliated with University of New South Wales. We have a strong collaborative partnership with the Prince of Wales Hospital (POWH) and basic science research is performed in the Renal Laboratory at POWH (see POWH entry for higher degree opportunities). Other collaborators include Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Australian & New Zealand Paediatric Nephrology Association, ANZDATA and the Children’s Cancer Institute of Australia.

Clinical Science Research

• Acute kidney injury in children: use of biomarkers to detect injury in specific patient populations e.g. children after bone marrow transplant.
• Renal disease in tuberous sclerosis complex.
• Improving self management and addressing non-adherence in adolescents and young adults after transplantation.
• Use and interpretation of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in children.

Contacts

Dr Sean Kennedy
P : 02 9382 1646
F :
E : sean.kennedy@unsw.edu.au

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