Welcome to NERDC!

We are the Nephrology Education Research and Development Consortium, a consortium of academic and practicing clinical nephrologists in the United States.

Our goal is to develop and evaluate educational and assessment tools for nephrology training programs.

NERDC Presentations at ASN Kidney Week 2018
  • Lisa K. Prince, et al., The Acute Dialysis Orders Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE): Results of Administration to 100 Nephrology Fellows Nationwide.
    Session: Shaping the Future of Nephrology Education
    Friday, October 26, 5:15 PM, Convention Center Room 6F
  • Poster PO194: Final results/validation of the Breaking Bad News Simulation of patient counseling for acute/chronic dialysis and kidney biopsy.
    Saturday, October 27, 10 AM to 12 PM
  • Poster PO190: Development and preliminary validation of the Peritoneal Dialysis Acute Peritonitis OSCE question.
    Saturday, October 27, 10 AM to 12 PM

Recently added

[2019-01-06] A new NERDC publication; updates to People and Activities.
[2018-10-16] Changes to People in NERDC; NERDC presentations at ASN 2018 Kidney Week.
[2018-10-12] A website for Teaching Resources. See especially Demystifying Glomerular Disease: A Worksheet Teaching Tool, to be presented at ASN 2018 Kidney Week, October 26.