Research Grants


Following the call for research proposals to be supported by the ESPN Grants, the following awards were made in 2018.

Awards Winners 2018

Anne Couderc (Idiopathic Nephrotic Sendrome WG)
Anti-UCHL1 IgG in idiopathic nephrotic syndrome

Maren Leifheit- Nestler (CKD/MBD WG)
Impact of active vitamin D on left ventricular hypertrophy and FGF23/klotho system in renal failure

Johan Van de Walle (Dialysis WG)
Exploration of the potential role of uremic toxin levels in the decision to initiate RRT in children with ESRD within Europe

Marina Vivarelli (Immune Mediated Renal Disorders)
Evaluation of immune competence in children with idiopathic nephrotic syndrome

Alev Yilmaz (CAKUT/UTI/Bladder Dysfunction WG)
Urinary Tract Infection and Levels of heat shock protein 70 In children as a Sensitive marker for Excluding other infections (UTILISE)

Stephen Marks (Transplantation WG)
Barriers to paediatric renal transplantation in Europe

Unrestricted grants from;

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Following the call for research proposals to be supported by the ESPN Grants, the following awards were made in 2016.

Awards Winners 2016


Burkhard Toenshoff (Renal Transplantation WG)
Polyomavirus Infection and Nephropathy in European Paediatric Renal Transplant Recipients

Rukshana Shroff (CKD-MBD WG)
Assessing calcium balance in children with chronic kidney disease to optimise treatment strategies (Cal-Bal study)

Dr. Djalila Mekahli and Dr. Max Liebau (Inherited Renal Disorders WG)
ADPedKD: a European web-based database for longitudinal data registry of children with ADPKD

 

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Following the call for research proposals to be supported by the inaugral ESPN Grants, the following awards were made in 2014

Awards Winners 2014

Dieter Haffner (CKD-MDB WG)
Vitamin D supplementation and hyperphosphatemia control in children with CKD
Vitamin D supplementation and hyperphosphatemia control in children with CKD Report , September 2015 (PDF File, 256 KB)
Stefanie Weber (CAKUT,UTI & bladder disorders WG)
European CAKUT Registry and biobanking
European CAKUT Registry and biobanking Report , September 2015 (PDF File, 215 KB)
Elena Volokhina & Kathleen Claes   
Sorting complement dysregulation in renal disorders
Sorting complement dysregulation in renal disorders Report , September 2015 (PDF File, 303 KB)
Sorting complement dysregulation in renal disorders Report , January 2016 (PDF File, 315 KB)
Licia Peruzzi   (Immune mediated renal disorders WG)
European Registry of children with Henoch Schonlein nephritis  to detect risk factors
European Registry of children with Henoch Schonlein nephritis to detect risk factors Report , September 2015 (PDF File, 251 KB)
Max Liebau
European ARPKD Registry
European ARPKD Registry Report , September 2015 (PDF File, 256 KB)


Unrestricted grants to ESPN 2014 from;

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  •  The aim of the Society is to promote research knowledge of paediatric nephrology through teaching, scientific meetings and other methods, for the benefit of children with renal disease.

  •  World Kidney Day activities in ESPN Centres

  • ESPN Research Grant 2014 ; the call is closed & the results were announced at ESPN General Assembly Meeting in Porto.

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