Enrichment Program

Aims & Goals of the Enrichment Program

One of the main goals of this Pediatric Center of Excellence in Nephrology is to improve the understanding of kidney disease in children by promoting fundamental research efforts that will serve as the basis for new preventive, diagnostic and therapeutic strategies. Efforts towards the understanding of kidney disease are delayed by the need for more investigators in this research area and the lack of awareness of pediatric kidney research in the wider research community and the public. Our Educational Enrichment Program was established to address those issues and showed to be a key element in the Center.

Overall Objective

Our overall objective is to address the following aims: