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Fellow: Onu Ugochi Chika From Nigeria

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image ugochiName of Fellow: Onu Ugochi Chika

Home Centre: University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Ituku-Ozalla Enugu State Nigeria

Host Centre: Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, India

Home Mentor: Prof. Ifeoma Ulasi

Host Mentor: Dr. Vivekanand Jha

Training Duration: 12 months as from May 2016


Learning objectives: 

  • Upgrading in management of dialysis and transplant patients • Increased knowledge in clinico-pathological nephrology
  • All aspects of interventional nephrology
  • Expanding knowledge on HIV- related kidney disease
  • Research in adult nephrology


Profile Description and Training plan:

Daily teaching ward rounds with weekly bedside case discussion, physiology seminars and nephrology journal clubs, as well as twice weekly clinical meetings and clinicopathology conference and alternate weekly nephro-radiology joint rounds, nephro-pathology rounds, nephro- urology rounds. In addition to the above, direct involvement in patient care and active participation in ultrasound- guided biopsies, AV fistula procedures, tunneled catheter insertion and CAPD catheter insertion.


Additional Info

  • Year: 2016
  • Status: Grant accepted
  • Partners: ISN only
  • Region: Africa, South Asia
  • Country: Nigeria
  • Topics: Pathology, Interventional Nephrology, Transplantation, General Nephrology
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