Awarded at the Catalana Nephrologist Congress

Date:Monday, 18 de June del 2018 Author:Meritxell Soria

The nephrologist of the Arnau de Vilanova University Hospital (HUAV), Elias Jatem Escalante, has been awarded with the best oral communication at the Congress of the Catalan Society of Nephrology, held in Lleida, on May 17 and 18, 2018. Jatem also has received the award for the best oral communication of the Spanish Society of Pediatrics, held in Valencia, in May 2018, for his research on the pathogenesis of the nephrotic syndrome.

On the other hand, Mercè Borràs, nephrologist of the HUAV and researcher of the vascular and renal translational research group, won the prize for the best ennefrology medical journal of the year 2017, granted by the Catalan Society of Nephrology in May 2018.