Renal Medicine

The clinical leads for the renal medicine workstream were appointed on 18th July 2017 and endorsed by the Renal Association. Sophie Sheard ( is the project manager for this workstream. You can read more about the appointment of clinical leads here.

Joint Clinical Lead: Dr Graham Lipkin

Consultant Nephrologist, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (Queen Elizabeth Hospital), and President Elect of the Renal Association.

Joint Clinical Lead: Dr William McKane

Consultant Nephrologist, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (Northern General Hospital), and Clinical Director, Sheffield Kidney Institute

Project Manager: Sophie Sheard