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Advances in renal transplantation

Guest Editors
Nada Alachkar, MD, FASN, Associate Professor of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA

Debasish Banerjee, MD, FASN, FHEA, FRCP, Professor and Quality Lead for MBBS program, St George’s University of London, UK

Rahul Mainra, MD, MMed, FRCPC, FRACP, Professor of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatchewan Transplant Program, Canada

Submission Status: Open until 2 August 2024

Artificial intelligence in nephrology

Guest Editors:
Miguel Hueso Val: Bellvitge University Hospital, Spain
Alfredo Vellido: Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Spain

Submission Status: Open until 10 July 2024

Chronic kidney disease and women’s health

Guest Editors:
Monica C. Beaulieu: University of British Columbia, Canada
Min Feng: Sun Yat-sen University, China
Imed Helal: Medical Director, Diaverum Holding, US
Elizabeth Hendren: University of British Columbia, Canada
Priti Meena: All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar, India

Submission Status: Open until 22 July 2024

Outpatient management of the kidney patient for the primary care practitioner

Guest Editors:
Bernard G Jaar, MD, MPH: Nephrologist, Epidemiologist at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Sumeska ThavarajahNephrologist at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
David S. Weisman: Associate Program Director, Assistant Professor of Medicine at Georgetown School of Medicine, Washington, DC

Submission status: Open until 8 March 2024


Article Collection: Pioneers of Nephrology
Edited by: Dr. Giorgina Piccoli, Dr. Bernard Jaar, Dr. Hayley Henderson

Guidelines: Renal Association Clinical Practice Guidelines
Edited by: The Renal Association

Article collection: Low protein diets and nutritional therapies in CKD: investigating the current global trends
Edited by: Dr. Giorgina Piccoli, Dr. Adamasco Cupisti, Dr. Hayley Henderson

Article collection: Perspectives on Chronic Kidney Disease of Unknown Aetiology (CKDu) in Sri Lanka
Edited by: Dr. Bernard Jaar

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