Welcome to the Nephrology rotation at UHN!


Please complete the orientation below, followed by the Hemodialysis, SLED, and CRRT Primer videos.

Orientation Videos

Junior Resident Orientation Video

PGY4, PGY5, and Clinical Fellow Orientation Video

Hemodialysis, SLED, and CRRT: The Basics

Additional Resources

Central Line Coverage:

Please find here the schedule for supervision of insertion of temporary dialysis catheters: Central Line Staff Coverage

Referral Forms:

Please find here the referral forms for AKI / Geri / Onco / MCKC: Nephrology Referral Forms

Vacation Requests:

As per the current PARO contract, vacation requests are required at least 4 weeks before the requested day off. We appreciate the hard work of all team members and do our best to accommodate all submitted requests. On call schedule swaps with colleagues are permitted, but we ask that all switches be forwarded to Dr. Amit Kaushal and Elysia Batista so that they can be confirmed and the schedule can be appropriately updated.

Education Sessions:

Nephrology Weekly Teaching - Core Teaching / Fellows Teaching

Friday Renal Rounds - Renal Rounds / Research in Progress / Quality Improvement & Patient Safety

Green Book:

The UHN Division of Nephrology Guidebook (AKA the Green Book) is a comprehensive resource which our division has developed to support learning and clinical care in nephrology. For a paper copy, please contact Elysia Batista.

Covid-19 PPE Training and Orientation:

The safety of our patients and team members is our first priority. Please review the following Covid-19 Education Resources.

Covid-19 Supports for Emotional Well-Being:

Team UHN offers a variety of Counselling Supports and Self Directed Care Options