Published On: June 3rd, 2024


Published On: June 3rd, 2024


The latest episode of the Global Kidney Care Podcast, a collaborative effort by the International Society of Nephrology (ISN), the International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis (ISPD), and Arbor Research Collaborative for Health, was released on June 3, 2024. This special episode focuses on Arbor Research’s Peritoneal Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study (PDOPPS), a groundbreaking international network examining the practice patterns and outcomes of peritoneal dialysis patients.

Roberto Pecoits-Filho, MD, PhD, Distinguished Research Scientist at Arbor Research, leads the discussion. He is joined by an esteemed panel of guests, including:

  • Jenny Shen, a prominent nephrologist from Harbor-UCLA Medical Center.
  • Edwina Brown, President of the ISPD and Professor of Medicine at the Imperial College Renal & Transplant Centre.
  • Jeffrey Perl, a leading nephrologist from St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto and the Principal Investigator of PDOPPS.

This episode delves into the intricacies of peritoneal dialysis, sharing insights from the latest research findings and discussing their implications for clinical practice. With a focus on improving patient outcomes and understanding global practice patterns, this episode is a must-listen for healthcare professionals, researchers, patients, caregivers, and anyone interested in the field of nephrology.

Dr. Pecoits-Filho comments, “This episode provides a comprehensive overview of PDOPPS and its significant contributions to our understanding of peritoneal dialysis worldwide. The insights shared by our distinguished guests highlight the importance of international collaboration in advancing kidney care.”

he Global Kidney Care Podcast continues to serve as a valuable resource for the nephrology community, bringing together experts from around the world to discuss the latest advancements and research in kidney care.

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