Center for Acute Care Nephrology

  • Improving Patients' Lives Through Research and Fellowships

    As an integrative entity within the Divison of Nephrology, the Center for Acute Care Nephrology (CACN) strives to improve patients’ lives, and there are two important ways that this is promoted: through Research and our Fellowship program

    CACN Research

    Dr. Stuart Goldstein, as the Director of the CACN, has been active investigator in the field of pediatric acute kidney injury (AKI) since 2000. Read Dr. Goldstein's online biography for more information, including past publications and current research focus.

    Learn more about current and ongoing CACN research efforts

    CACN Fellowship

    The Center for Acute Care Nephrology (CACN) offers the Pediatric Acute Care Nephrology and Dialysis Fellowship to prepare clinicians / researchers to better care for this patient population. The fellowship provides specialized training in acute kidney injury diagnosis and treatment to graduates of pediatric nephrology, critical care or cardiology fellowships. Learn more.

    Current CACN Fellows:

 
  • Nephrology and Hypertension

    Our nephrology program was rated No. 2 in the country in the 2014-15 list of Best Children’s Hospitals published by U.S. News & World Report.
    Ranked No. 2 by U.S. News & World Report for nephrology care at children's hospital, the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension has extensive experience in diagnosing and treating kidney disease and kidney injuries in children.Read more