The Kidney as an Endocrine Organ

Event Information

Meeting Type: Physical
Meeting Website: http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/lifesci/study/shortcourses/kidney/keo/
Dates: March 18 - 21, 2014
Location: Coventry , United Kingdom
Intended Audience: , , ,
Sponsor: Warwick School of Life Sciences
Purpose: Education
Number of CME Credits Offered: None

Topics: Adrenal, Cardiovascular Endocrinology, Diabetes Mellitus and Glucose Metabolism

Description: A four day course providing a comprehensive insight into the role of the kidney as an endocrine organ. The course will introduce the basic physiology of the main endocrine functions of the kidney and clinical conditions associated with abnormal function, including hypertension, diabetes mellitus and chronic kidney disease. These two elements are integrated throughout the course, particularly during the small group work. Optional accreditation leads to a masters level Postgraduate Award

Event Contact

Name: Dr Charlotte Moonan
Email: Charlotte.Moonan@warwick.ac.uk
Phone: 024 7652 3540
Fax: 024 7652 3701