Olwyn Johnston

Transplant Nephrologist & Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
Degrees / Designations 

BMedSci; MB BCh BAO; MD; MHSc

Email Address 
Phone 
604 8755950
Mailing Address 
University of British Columbia Division of Nephrology Gordon & Leslie Diamond Centre 5th Floor, 2775 Laurel Street Vancouver V5Z 1M9 British Columbia

Biography

Academic Appointment 
Clinical Assistant Professor
Body Locations and Systems 
Kidneys and Urinary System
Other Areas of Research 
Transplantation

Dr. Johnston is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Nephrology, University of British Columbia and a Transplant Nephrologist at the Vancouver General Hospital site of the University of British Columbia Kidney Transplant Program since 2008. She obtained her medical degree at University College Dublin, Ireland. She was a graduate of internal medicine, nephrology and transplantation fellowship programs at the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland. She subsequently completed a Master of Medicine Degree in transplant proteomics at University College Dublin, Ireland and a Master of Health Science Degree from the University of British Columbia in conjunction with a transplant research fellowship at the Division of Nephrology, University of British Columbia. Her main research interests include metabolic changes after kidney transplantation, kidney transplant failure, kidney re-transplantation and living kidney donation.

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