GOSH Nephro-Urology Course

Course Directors: Professor Stephen Marks and Dr Zainab Arslan

The GOSH Nephro-urology course aims to increase your knowledge and understanding of paediatric nephrology using a range of symposiums and workshops. This three-day course (or two-day course for those attending online) consists of hybrid lectures on Thursday and Friday, and for those attending the conference in London, there will be additional face-to-face only workshops on Wednesday for the second year running since the COVID-19 pandemic.

Course dates:

  • Wednesday 17 April 2024 -  Face-to-Face only workshops at Holiday Inn Bloomsbury
  • Thursday 18 April 2024 - Hybrid lectures at Zayed Centre for Research, for both online and face-to-face attendees
  • Friday 19 April 2024 - Hybrid lectures at Zayed Centre for Research, for both online and face-to-face attendees

Learning objectives: 

  • To increase your knowledge and understanding of Paediatric Nephrology using different symposiums and workshops
  • To increase knowledge on the management of complex Paediatric Nephrology conditions
  • To network and increase collaboration for improving patient experience, education and research

Who should attend?

The course is suitable for paediatric nephrologists, including those training and members of the multi-disciplinary team, paediatricians with an interest in nephrology and general paediatricians


The course programme is attached.


Wednesday 17 April -  Holiday Inn Bloomsbury, Coram Street, London WC1N 1HT
Thursday 18 and Friday 19 April - Zayed Centre for Research, 20 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1DZ (and online via Zoom)


Face-to-Face Consultants (3 day ticket)* - £350
Face-to-Face Junior Doctors and Non-Medical Staff (3 day ticket)* - £275.00
Virtual Consultants (2 day ticket) - £100
Virtual Junior Doctors and Non-Medical Staff (2 day ticket) - £75
Virtual Student and Delegates from Low and Lower-Middle Income Countries** (2 day ticket) - £0
Virtual GOSH Staff*** (2 day ticket) - £0

*Face-to-face tickets include lunch and refreshments on all days.

**Delegates who reside in low and lower-middle income countries (defined according to the World Bank country classification of low income and lower-middle-income economies) can attend the course virtually for free. Countries that fall into these two groups can be found here: Low income countries and Lower-middle income countries - please scroll to the bottom of each page to see the countries included. 

***If you are claiming a GOSH Staff free ticket, please ensure you register with your GOSH email.


Please note that registration for face-to-face tickets will close on Monday 15 April, 17:00 BST
Registration for virtual tickets will close on Thursday 18 April, 8:00 BST


Please note that this course is not being recorded.


RCPCH CPD approval is being applied for. Where approved, the basic unit of CPD activity is 1 hour of learning equals 1 CPD credit. Please note that CPD accreditation is not confirmed; details about accreditation will be updated as soon as possible.


Cancellation policy: 

Delegates are entitled to a full refund if they cancel their place more than 14 days before an event. All cancellation requests must be provided in writing to events.gla@gosh.nhs.uk. Personal arrangements including travel, accommodation or hospitality relating to the event which have been arranged by you are at your own risk. The GLA shall not be liable for the cost of these arrangements if you cancel your place at an event or if the event is cancelled or postponed by the GLA.

Booking form privacy notice:

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