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Fellow: Ahmed Mohamed Zahran From Egypt

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AhmedName of Fellow:  Ahmed Mohamed Zahran

Home Centre: Faculty of Medicine, Menoufia University, Egypt

Host Centre: Sheffield Kidney Institute, Northern General Hospital, UK

Mentor: Ahmed Halawa 

Training Duration: 6 Months


Learning objectives:

Training and obtaining experience in field of kidney transplantation in order to establish a transplant program in our center (Emerging center SRC level c)
• Get benefits of all available educational materials in Sheffield Kidney Institute.
• Sharing in some research projects
• Addressing the issue of future cooperation and continuous support for our center regarding clinical activities and research projects


Profile Description and Training plan:

Ahmed Mohamed Zahran: Assistant Professor, Nephrology Unit, Internal Medicine Department, Faculty of Medicine, Menoufia University, Egypt.
Our center is a member of tri Renal Sister Center (RSC) with Damanhour Kidney Institute, Egypt and Sheffield Kidney Institute, UK under the umbrella of International Society of Nephrology (ISN). Through this partnership we can share the experiences of two other centers.

As ISN do its best to improve nephrology services all over the world especially in emerging centers, we received a fully sponsored grant under ISN fellowship program for 6 months in our mentor center Sheffield Kidney Institute, UK.
• During this period we can get experience of field of kidney transplantation through following patient’s preparation, operative, immediate post-operative and long term follow up.
• Also we can attend inpatient clinical rounds and outpatient clinics.
• We will be exposed to all available educational materials like CMEs, clinical meetings and library materials
• We can share in some research project and prepare for future co-operative research projects
• Through observation of the system as a whole we will try to transfer Sheffield Kidney institute experience to our center including regulations and administrative issues.


Additional Info

  • Year: 2016
  • Status: In progress
  • Partners: ISN only
  • Region: Africa
  • Country: Egypt
  • Topics: Transplantation, General Nephrology
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