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About the BAPN

The aims of our association are:

  • To set and to improve the standard of medical care of children with renal disease
  • To formulate and express opinions on policy concerning the care of children with renal disease.
  • To conduct clinical and scientific meetings in order to advance the knowledge and skills of doctors with responsibility for children with renal disease.
  • To conduct collaborative research and audit and to disseminate results.
  • To consider the training, continuing education and professional development of paediatricians with responsibility for children with renal disease.
  • We are a partner of the UK Renal Association

BAPN Officers (click on link for post description)

PresidentSally Hulton
SecretaryYincent Tse
TreasurerShuman Haq
Research SecretaryRachel Lennon
Audit and Registry Committee ChairHeather Maxwell
CSAC ChairCaroline Booth
Quality Improvement and Innovation Group ChairDal Hothi
Communications OfficerDean Wallace
Clinical Service Committee ChairCarol Inward
BAPN SPIN RepresentativeMona Aslam
BAPN Ordinary MemberPallavi Yadav
Trainee RepresentativePallavi Prasad
Lay RepresentativeMichelle Rossiter

Previous Office Holders

Presidents

  • 2015 David Hughes
  • 2012 Jane Tizard
  • 2009 Mary McGraw
  • 2006 Mark Taylor
  • 2003 Maurice Savage
  • 2000 Robert Postlethwaite
  • 1997 George Haycock
  • 1994Martin Barratt
  • 1991 Richard White

Secretaries

  • 2016 Yincent Tse
  • 2013 Martin Christian
  • 2010 Sally Feather
  • 2007 Jane Tizard
  • 2004 Heather Maxwell
  • 2001 Lesley Rees
  • 1998 Mary McGraw
  • 1995 David Milford
  • 1992 Robert Postlethwaite
  • 1988 Kate Verrier-Jones
  • 1984 Mike Dillion
  • 1980 Mike Winterborn
  • 1976 Ian Houston
  • 1972 Martin Barratt

Treasurers

  • 2016 Shuman Haq
  • 2013 Arvind Nagra
  • 2010 Judith van der Voort
  • 2007 Richard S Trompeter
  • 2002 Rodney Gilbert
  • 1997 David Hughes
  • 1991 Trevor Brocklebank

Audit & Registry Chairs

  • 2012 Manish Sinha
  • 2009 Carol Inward
  • 2007 Jonathan Evans
  • 2003 Chris Reid
  • 2000 Jane Tizard
  • 1997 Alan Watson

Research Secretaries

  • 2016 Rachel Lennon
  • 2012 Richard Coward & Sally Hulton
  • 2007 Moin Saleem
  • 2003 Nick Webb
  • 2000 Adrian Woolf
  • 1997 Godfrey Clark
  • 1994 Jim Beattie
  • 1986 Mark Taylor

Clinical Services Chairs

  • 2012 Daljit Hothi
  • 2007 Nadeem Moghal

College Specialty Advisory Committee (CSAC) Chairs

  • 2015 Kay Tyerman
  • 2009 Maggie Fitzpatrick
  • 2004 Sally Hulton
  • 1999 Mark Taylor
  • 1994 Mary McGraw

Clinical Guideline and Standards Chairs

  • 2009 David Milford
  • 2006 Lesley Rees

Ordinary Members

  • 2014 Mordi Muorah
  • 2012 Mohan Shenoy
  • 2009 Simon Waller
  • 2006 Kay Tyerman
  • 2004 Sally Feather

Trainee Representatives

  • 2016 Louise Oni
  • 2014 Hitesh Prajapati
  • 2013 Jelena Stojanovic
  • 2012 Sheetal Bhojani
  • 2011 Wesley Hayes
  • 2010 Helen Jones
  • 2009 Hugh McCarthy
  • 2008 Mordi Muorah
  • 2007 Leah Krischock
  • 2003 Martin Christian

Communication Officers

  • 2016 Yincent Tse
  • 2012 Andy Lunn
  • 2009 Leah Krischock
  • 2007 Eric Finlay

SPIN Representatives

  • 2012 Munir Ahmed
  • 2009 Peter Houtman

History of BAPN

BAPN constitution

Rules of the British Association for Paediatric Nephrology.

Foundation of Change 2008

The BAPN has completed an assessment of the changes needed for the next 5 years to promote and update patient care, and to enhance the skills and academic performance of the specialty. A strategy will be drawn up for each of the summary points outlined below. Each task will be allocated to the relevant executive structure of the BAPN that was revised in 2006-7, and overseen by the executive committee.

BAPN The First Thirty Years

History of the founding of the BAPN by Professor Richard White. First meeting took place on 22 February 1973 in London.

Notable past members

List of BAPN honorary members

Members who have made a significant contribution to advance our work are honoured. Click here for list.

Request for nominations are welcomed from all members. Please forward a citation to the BAPN secretary. They will be considered at the next executive committee before final consideration by members at the annual Winter business meeting.

Stewart Cameron

ERA-EDTA Master of nephrology interviews

Martin Barratt

Obituary. The Guardian newspaper