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Prof. Rukshana Shroff

Rukshana Shroff is a Professor of Paediatric Nephrology at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, and University College London, UK. Her research focuses on bone and cardiovascular disease in childhood CKD and improving outcomes for children on dialysis. She holds a prestigious senior fellowship from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). Professor Shroff is co-editor for the 8th edition of Pediatric Nephrology, the definitive textbook in our field.

She was elected to serve as a member of the KDIGO Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) Executive Committee and works on international guideline committees for KDIGO, NICE and ESPN. She serves on the editorial board of several journals and has published over 250 original articles, reviews and editorials. She has contributed to the scientific committee of several international meetings. Professor Shroff is an Educational Ambassador for the ISN and co-lead of the Sister Renal Centres program.