𝐂𝐡𝐢𝐥𝐝𝐫𝐞𝐧 𝐊𝐢𝐝𝐧𝐞𝐲 𝐂𝐚𝐫𝐞 𝐢𝐧 𝐑𝐢𝐯𝐞𝐫𝐬 𝐒𝐭𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐔𝐧𝐢𝐯𝐞𝐫𝐬𝐢𝐭𝐲 𝐓𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐡𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐇𝐨𝐬𝐩𝐢𝐭𝐚𝐥 𝐑𝐞𝐜𝐞𝐢𝐯𝐞𝐬 𝐚 𝐁𝐨𝐨𝐬𝐭 𝐰𝐢𝐭𝐡 𝐚 𝐂𝐨𝐥𝐥𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐯𝐞 𝐕𝐢𝐬𝐢𝐭 𝐨𝐟 𝐄𝐱𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐭𝐬 𝐟𝐫𝐨𝐦 𝐈𝐧𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐧𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐚𝐥 𝐏𝐚𝐞𝐝𝐢𝐚𝐭𝐫𝐢𝐜 𝐍𝐞𝐩𝐡𝐫𝐨𝐥𝐨𝐠𝐲 𝐀𝐬𝐬𝐨𝐜𝐢𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐑𝐨𝐲𝐚𝐥 𝐂𝐡𝐢𝐥𝐝𝐫𝐞𝐧 𝐇𝐨𝐬𝐩𝐢𝐭𝐚𝐥, 𝐆𝐥𝐚𝐬𝐠𝐨𝐰, 𝐔𝐧𝐢𝐭𝐞𝐝 𝐊𝐢𝐧𝐠𝐝𝐨𝐦.
Rivers State University Teaching Hospital (RSUTH) welcomed a distinguished team of experts in Children Kidney Care (paediatric nephrology) from the International Paediatric Nephrology Association and the Royal Children Hospital, Glasgow, United Kingdom. This visit was aimed at building partnerships in training, research, and effective and quality care for children with kidney diseases in the subregion.
This team of experts who paid a courtesy visit on the Acting Chief Medical Director of RSUTH included Prof Felicia Eke of the UK, Prof Malcom Lewis of Royal Children Hospital, Glasgow, UK and Prof Ifeoma Anochie of the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH)and Dr Tochi Uchenwa.
During their visit, the team explored the state-of-the-art renal centre of the Rivers State University Teaching Hospital, underlining their commitment to strengthening collaborations with RSUTH’s Renal Centre.
RSUTH media team recalls that just recently an extensive training on Kidney Care took place in the hospital with a team from Salford Royal Hospital, Manchester, and enthusiastically acknowledged the Acting Chief Medical Director, Prof. Chizindu Akubudike Alikor for fostering such significant partnerships.
The Acting Chief Medical Director of Rivers State University Teaching Hospital, Professor Chizindu Alikor salutes His Excellency Sir Siminalayi Fubara, GSSRS, the Executive Governor of Rivers State, for his immense support to the institution that has birthed such partnerships.