Wednesday September 16, 2020 - 15:15 to 17:00
Prof. Mignon McCulloch
MBBCH, DCH, DTM&H, FRCPCH, FCP(Paeds)
Prof McCulloch is a Full Professor and the Head of Clinical Unit of Paediatric Nephrology and Solid Organ Transplantation at Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital, Cape Town, as well as a Senior Lecturer at the University of Cape Town, South Africa.
Her interests include Paediatric Transplantation in Cape Town (coordinating paediatric renal and liver transplant services and establishing cardiac and lung transplant services). She has also developed an Adolescent transition clinic for renal transplant patients.
Her other interests include Paediatric Nephrology and Care of Critically ill children specifically with AKI requiring all forms of dialysis in infants and children. This includes doing outreach work in various parts of Africa developing paediatric renal and transplant programs.
She has previously worked in paediatric renal units in the UK including Great Ormond Street Children’s, Evelina London Children’s Guys and Kings’ Hospitals.
Mignon is the immediate Past-President of the African Paediatric Nephrology Association and Exco of the International Paediatric Nephrology Association (IPNA)
She currently holds position of President of the International Pediatric Transplantation Association (IPTA)
Mignon is also an Amateur surfer and lover of cats.