Medicine - Grand Rounds

Topic: Viral Infections and the Kidney


Wednesday, May 29, 2024
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
LRC Auditorium


Charles Heilig, M.D.
Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension
Chief, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension; Program Director, Nephrology Fellowship

Target Audience:

Community Physicians, Faculty, Residents/Fellows

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of the presentation, participants will be able to:

1. Discuss the varying patterns of kidney involvement by different viral infections.

2. Identify the more common renal viral infections encountered in immunosuppressed patients.

3. Discuss some of the characteristic histologic and immunologic findings in different types of viral infections involving the kidney.


The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the Activity.

Additional Information

Also available via Zoom Link https://UFHJax.zoom.us/j/5622480403?pwd=T2ZQSkJrSUhEWFZ6L3VWWkVWbUZoUT09


Current relationship: Applied Biologicals Co. but not related to the lecture on viral infections of the kidney. Past relationships: Dialysis Clinics, Inc. - basic science research, Scott R. MacKenzie Research Foundation grant, and the US Department of Defense - Congressionally directed medical research program reviewer for grant applications but not related to the lecture on viral infections of the kidney. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose.

For additional information, contact Lorna Matos (904) 244-3091 lorna.matos@jax.ufl.edu.