The Nephrology Program is involved in international, multi center, collaborative clinical research trials including:
Basic Research in the Program includes:
Educational research within the Program includes:
The Nephrology Program has received close to $1 million of funding for basic research since 2003, with operating grants from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, the Kidney Foundation of Canada, internal support from the Dean of Medicine and Establishment Awards, as well as training grants from National Science and Engineering Research Council and summer studentship awards from the Child and Family Research Institute. The Program continues to provide elective and research training to undergraduate and postgraduate students. Clinical Research is funded through enrollment in clinical trials, averaging up to approximately $100,000 per year (the value varies depending on patient recruitment and enrollment).