Queen's University - Faculty of Health Sciences

Faculty of Health Sciences
18 Barrie Street
Kingston, ON
Canada K7L 3N6


Program Information
Faculty: School of Medicine
Degree: Not Applicable
Field of Study: Nephrology
Description Nephrology is, by nature, a discipline that involves the integration of many health care providers. The Division of Nephrology at Queen’s University offers a full range of ESRD therapies to patients within the catchment area of the Kingston General Hospital. The estimated population base served is 750 000, and stretches from Cornwall in the west to Port Hope in the east, north to Bancroft, and includes the Queen’s University outreach program to the West Coast of James Bay. The organization of the Division is necessarily programmatic. All Nephrologists participate in the care of General Nephrology, Hemodialysis, Peritoneal Dialysis, Renal Transplant, and Pre-dialysis patients. The ESRD team includes Registered Nurses with expertise in these areas, renal Dieticians, and Renal Social Worker.
Website: Nephrology at Queen's University - Faculty of Health Sciences
Additional Admission Requirements:
    The majority of Postgraduate Year 1 Residents enter postgraduate training through the Canadian Resident Matching Service (CaRMS). For candidates who do not meet the eligibility requirements for entry through this route, there are several other routes through which interested candidates may apply including repatriation and re-entry programs.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Last Updated: August 07, 2012