Education

UWMC

We are dedicated to our educational mission: To train the next generation of nephrology leaders to improve the lives of people with kidney diseases.

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Leadership 

Nisha Bansal, MD

Nisha Bansal, MD, MAS

Professor
Director, Nephrology Clinical and Research Education
Director, Kidney Heart Service
Arthur Stach Family Endowed Professor

nbansal@uw.edu

Multifaceted educational environment

Nephrology Education is provided through programs that enable residents and medical students to work together with fellows and faculty in hospital settings to further patient care understanding.

Kidney biopsy symposium

Fellowship Programs

Our Nephrology Fellowship Program & Transplant Fellowship Program train future leaders in academic medicine, outstanding physician-scientists, and exceptional clinical nephrologists.

Residents on MICU

Residents & Medical Students

Subspecialty training for residents and medical students is provided through the Nephrology Service at UW Medical Center, Harborview Medical Center and the Puget Sound VA.

Professor Rounds

Educational Conferences

Our division facilitates a variety of grand rounds, conferences and clinical discussions for our doctors to continue to specialize and grow to best care for our patients.

UW Graduate medical education

University of Washington Office of Graduate Medical Education (GME) oversees and provides support to the residency and clinical fellowship training program, accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), as well as other post-graduate training programs.

The GME Office is dedicated to providing residents and fellows with the best educational experience possible and a positive work environment.

Education news

November 22, 2022
Healing through humanity
Dr. Justin Bullock gave the 2022 AAP Plenary Session on dismantling barriers and healing through humanity.
October 6, 2022
Fellow Spotlight: Justin Bullock
Nephrology fellow Justin Bullock has managed bipolar disorder and depression in part by sharing his story and listening to others.
September 16, 2022
Justin Bullock named one of WebMD's Health Heroes
Dr. Bullock, fellow (Nephrology) is recognized for his work advocating for mental health and suicide prevention in the medical profession.