Thursday, May 19, 2016
Controversies in Nephrology: An Academic Debate is an interactive, participatory debate among nephrology fellows representing Chicago’s medical academic centers.
Debate topics are chosen based on their relevance and association with the nephrology and transplant fields. Entry includes dinner, along with an evening of networking and education for nephrologists, transplant surgeons and allied health professionals.
2016 Debate Teams & Topics
- Northwestern University (PRO) vs. University of Illinois at Chicago (CON): Steroids are an effective treatment for IgA nephropathy
- University of Chicago (PRO) vs. Loyola University (CON): Patients with a Body Mass Index greater than 35 should be excluded from renal transplantation
Congratulations to the 2015 Debate Winners!
- Rush University
- University of Illinois at Chicago
- Audience favorite award: Rush University
To see photos from last year's event, click here.
For more information, please contact Megan Craig at firstname.lastname@example.org or (312) 321-1500.
Event + Professional Advisory Board Membership: $150
Event Only: $65
Fellows, residents & medical students: Free (registration still required)
5:45 PM – Registration Opens
6:00 PM – Networking & Cocktail Reception
6:30 PM – Debates Begin
Maggiano's Little Italy
516 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60654
This program is made possible each year through input and support from many generous sponsors and exhibitors. For more information on available opportunities, please contact Megan Craig at email@example.com or (312) 321-1500.