Fellows in the Division of Nephrology experience a broad range of educational opportunities consistent with those recommended by the American College of Graduate Medical Education. Conferences based at the Stanford University include:

  • Core Curriculum Conference
    • A comprehensive series of lectures delivered by the Division’s faculty members and other relevant experts on all matters related to clinical Nephrology
  • Nephrology Grand Rounds
  • Medicine Grand Rounds
  • Journal Club
  • Research Conference
    • Faculty and fellows share research that they are currently working on.
  • Renal Biopsy Conference with attendance by faculty members from Renal Pathology
  • Combined Adult and Pediatric Renal Grand Rounds, covering overlapping issues
  • Ambulatory Nephrology Conference and Vascular Access conference at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
  • Interesting Case and Board Review Conference at Stanford and at VA
  • Student Teaching Conference 
    • For rotating / visiting trainees


The Nephrology fellowship program incorporates diverse opportunities for extensive clinical and research training.