Collaborations

The KCRU participates in, and welcomes a variety of multi-disciplinary collaborations including the fields of:
  • Epidemiology & Biostatistics
  • Science
  • Actuarial Sciences
  • Ivey School of Business
  • Health Sciences
  • Social Sciences (Health Geography)
  • Surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Pharmacology
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine
  • Hematology
  • Rheumatology

The KCRU also collaborates with research teams and physicians both nationally and internationally. Some of our partners include:
  • Alberta Kidney Disease Network
  • Australia and New Zealand Dialysis and Transplant Registry (ANZDATA)
  • British Columbia Provincial Renal Agency (BCPRA)
  • Canadian Organ Replacement Register (CORR)
  • Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI)
  • Canadian Network for Observational Drug Effect Studies (cNODES)
  • Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study (DOPPS)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients (SRTR)
  • United States Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services
  • United States Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS)
  • United States Organ Procurement Transplant Network (OPTN)
  • United States Renal Data System (USRDS)
  • United States Veterans Affairs
  • Canadian Blood Services (CBS), Organ and Tissues
  • Canadian Society of Nephrology
  • Canadian Society of Transplantation
  • Kidney Foundation of Canada
  • US National Kidney Foundation