THE FACES OF ESCAPE
Clinical researchers from 13 European countries, united in their devotion to improve the lives of their young patients.
Rukshana Shroff, MD, FRCPCH, PhD, is a Consultant in Paediatric Nephrology at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children in London UK, and holds an academic position in Nephrology (Associate Professor) at University College London. Her research focuses on cardiovascular disease in childhood chronic kidney disease (CKD), including laboratory work, clinical research studies and clinical trials. She is the PI on a multicentre study comparing long-term outcomes of conventional hemodialysis and hemodiafiltration in children. She currently holds a prestigious senior fellowship from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) to continue research into mineral dysregulation in CKD.
Rukshana has published more than 150 original articles, reviews and book chapters in the fields of nephrology and dialysis. She is on the Executive Committee for KDIGO. She has served on the recent KDIGO CKD-MBD guideline update group and two guideline committees for the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE).
Rukshana serves on the editorial board of the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, Pediatric Nephrology and Peritoneal Dialysis International. She leads the CKD-Dialysis Working Group of ERKNet and is a board member of the ESPN CKD and Dialysis working groups.