Nephrology

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The discipline of nephrology is defined by the care of patients with diseases of the kidneys and urinary tract. 

Nephrology Advanced Training Program

  • Requires 36 months (three years) of full time equivalent training under the supervision of a practising Nephrologist  at an accredited training site
  • Includes work-based learning and assessment requirements
  • Successful trainees attain the qualification of Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP) with accreditation to practise as Nephrologists in Australia or New Zealand

Handbooks

Curricula

2017-18

Download the Nephrology Handbook 2017-18 (PDF 624KB)

2016

Download the Nephrology Handbook 2016 (PDF 756KB)

Training curriculum

Download the Nephrology Advanced Training Curriculum (PDF 884KB)

Professional qualities curriculum

Download the RACP Professional Qualities Curriculum (PDF 1.1MB)

 

How do I apply ​for Advanced Training in Nephrology?

New trainees need to ensure they meet the entry requirements in the ​Nephrology 2017-18 Handbook to apply to start Advanced Training.

New and current trainees need to apply for Advanced Training each year.

Australian Trainees: Apply online for Advanced Training or where online registration is not available please download, complete and submit the application form to apply for Advanced Training in Nephrology (.doc 759KB)

New Zealand Trainees: Please download, complete and submit the application form to apply for Advanced Training in Nephrology (.doc 695KB)

 

Useful links

Assessment forms

Project submission forms and logbook template

Supervisor’s reports

Trainee's Reports (New Zealand only)

2017 RACP Research Project

Implementing from 2017, the College has introduced a set of streamlined research project requirements. Please check the program requirements handbook to see if this applies to you.

For further information, cover sheet and marking criteria, please see the work based learning and assessment tools web page

Contact us

Australia

Phone: +62 28247 6217
Email: nephrology@racp.edu.au

New Zealand

Phone: +64 4 472 6713
Email: nephrology@raco.org.nz
 
 
   
   
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