ADEERA LEVIN, MD, FRCP
Professor of Medicine
Program Director, Nephrology
St. Paul's Hospital, Vancouver, CANADA
President, Canadian Society of Nephrology
Dr Levin is currently a Clinical Professor of Medicine at University of
BC, Co-director of the Clinical Investigator Program at UBC and is the
Executive director of the BC Provincial Renal Agency, an organization
which manages and co-ordinates the care of patients with kidney disease
in the province of BC.
At the current time, she is the Chair of the Kidney Foundation of Canada
Biomedical Fellowship and Scholarship Committee, and serves as Chair of
the Curriculum Committee for a new innovative program for the training
of Canadian clinical scientists in kidney disease (KRESCENT). In addition
she is Chair of the NKF KDOQI guideline process, and is on the Board of
Directors and Executive committee of the newly formed KDIGO. She also
serves on numerous editorial boards.
Her research and clinical activities focus on chronic kidney disease,
co morbidities associated with CKD, mechanisms of disease and health outcomes
research. She is active in mentoring young investigators in kidney related
research, and holds numerous grants for clinical studies.