Jennifer Richardson Charlton, MD, MSc Associate Professor UVA Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Nephrology

February 19, 2021 by wcr7q@virginia.edu   |   Leave a Comment

Child Health Research Center

Jennifer Richardson Charlton, MD, MSc

Associate Professor

UVA Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Nephrology

Nephron Number: The Importance of Development, Determinants, and Diagnostics”

ZOOM MEETING

Friday, February 26, 2021

Time 12:00pm – 1:00pm

Key messages/learning objectives:

  1. Understand how nephron number is determined and the natural variation in human nephron number.
  2. Define the unique risk factors associated with preterm birth that impact nephron number and adulthood risk for chronic kidney disease.
  3. Explain the limitations of the current diagnostics for nephron numbers.
  4. Understand how CFE-MRI allows for whole kidney measurements of nephron number and pathology.
  5. Explain the potential pathways to translate the use of CFE-MRI in patients, particularly in the field of transplant.
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