Undergraduate and Postgraduate Elective Opportunities

We are committed to enriching your knowledge about Nephrology in a dynamic and collegial environment and encourage you to consider our division for an elective.

Our program offers many diverse opportunities for domestic and visiting clerkship students interested in the field of nephrology, ranging from in-patient ward experience and consultation services to outpatient clinical nephrology. Furthermore our elective opportunities can accommodate students at varying levels of training. Finally, we also offer basic science research opportunities for students interested in refining their analytical skills.

More information on current Nephrology  Elective opportunities can be found on the University of Ottawa electives catalogue webpage. It will also guide you to the appropriate steps you should undertake to send your application through the University’s official electives program for approval.

Further details on undergraduate electives can be found by following the link below:


Further details on postgraduate electives can be found by following the link below:


Should you decide to schedule an elective or should you have any further inquiries about our program, you can contact our electives coordinator Lesli Ransome (lransome@toh.ca).

We wish you the best of luck in your endeavors and hope to have the pleasure of making your acquaintance.