Year-round teaching is available for all fellows in training. These include didactic as well as clinical conferences:

  • Tuesday conference: Didactic in nature with topics covering the span of the Nephrology curriculum by the faculty
  • Wednesday conference: Typically a two-hour meeting with research talks by faculty, visiting professors, as well as clinical case presentation by the fellows. Morbidity and Mortality presentation, Quality Improvement topics, Medical Ethics, Renal Pathology, as well as Journal Club topics are all represented in this meeting
  • Thursday conference: Takes place at the KECC and typically focuses on epidemiology, health care policy, and biostatistics
  • Internal Medicine Grand Rounds: Department-wide grand rounds; features a wide range of topics in medicine
  • Basic Science conference: Presentations by basic science researchers
  • Swartz Teaching Rounds: Alternate Thursdays with discussion by an experienced clinician of a case presented by the fellows