Dr Robert Alan Coward

Dr R CowardJob title: Consultant Physician and Nephrologist

Department: Renal Medicine

Telephone number: 01772 523748

Primary medical qualification: B.M,B.S 1975 University of Nottingham

Other qualifications: B.Med Sci Hons 1973, DM.1985 FRCP 1993 Date of registration: 30 July 1976 On Specialist Register for General Internal Medicine and Renal Medicine

GMC number: 22386443

Career history: An inaugural year Nottingham graduate with an intercalated BMed Sci honours in Biochemistry. House jobs and SHO in Nottingham. Subsequent SHO medical rotation Hope Hospital Salford. Renal registrar Manchester Royal Infirmary. Research Fellow Manchester Royal Infirmary on Myeloma and the Kidney Senior Registrar Sheffield Consultant Physician Royal Preston Hospital 1985 . Undergraduate tutor and Royal College of Physicians tutor. Regional Advisor Royal College of Physicians. Trust Audit Lead Clinical Director renal services LTHTR. Renal Network Clinical lead Lancs and south Cumbria National Spr advisor Royal College of Physicians Head of School Medical Specialties North Western Deanery

Specialist areas:

General nephrology
Vaculitis and autoimmune disease
Renal failure

Specialist interests:

Renovascular disease
Chronic renal failure
Acute renal failure (vasculitis) Multisystem disorders

Clinics: CKD ,low clearance Monday am Renal transplant Wednesday am General nephrology Thursday pm

Awards and prizes: Gold Clinical Excellence award 2011