The primary mission of the Nephrology and Urology Research Affinity Group (NURAG) is to enhance the health of children with diseases of the kidney and urinary tract by engaging in high quality, cutting-edge translational research. NURAG is composed of all the medical faculty, residents and fellows comprising the Divisions of Nephrology and Urology at Nationwide Children's Hospital, as well as individual faculty and staff within.
The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital whose research projects focus on the fields of Nephrology, Urology, and associated disciplines. Institutional support provides monies to NURAG to create and nurture a translational research environment that supports the training of fellows in pediatric Nephrology and Urology as well as provide funding for trainee attendance at local, national and international meetings.
To learn more about this Affinity Group, please visit their website.
One of the research studies the NURAG physicians and researchers are currently working on is related to Urinary Tract Infections and keeping the kidneys infection-free.
Read the a recent article about this study from Everything Matters: Research or watch the video below.