Introduction

This program provides a review of the hot-topics from nephrology for 2016. This content was produced in the context of a one-day group meeting with leading Canadian Nephrologists who reviewed avaialble literature and news within the field to produce two presentations included here.

Phil McFarlane, MD, PhD, FRCP(C)
Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto
Clinical Investigator in the Division of Nephrology at St. Michael’s Hospital
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Andrew Steele, MD, FRCPC
Medical Director and Section Chief of Nephrology and Diabetes at Lakeridge Health
Clinical Nephrology Group Practice at the Oshawa Clinic
Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
Murray Vasilevsky, MD, FRCP(C)
Associate Professor of Medicine, McGill University
Site Director Nephrology, Montreal General Hospital
Director of Dialysis, McGill University Health Centre
Montreal, Quebec, Canada