St John's Medical College

Priya Pais.
Designation :Associate Professor
Department : Paediatric Nephrology


I have 13 years of experience in pediatric nephrology spanning India and the United States with a master's degree in clinical investigation. My special clinical interests include hypertension, nephro-urology and chronic kidney disease. My research focuses on hypertension, CKD outcomes and quality of life. I have a leadership role in the hospital ethics committee and national & international pediatric nephrology bodies (Indian society of pediatric nephrology, International pediatric nephrology association IPNA & International pediatric transplant association IPTA) "

Institutional roles:
· Vice-President, St John’s Medical College Alumni Association
· Hospital Ethics Committee. Convenor (2019 – current).
· Internal Complaints Committee. Member (2019 – current)
· Student Scholarship Committee: 2016 – current.

National roles:
· Indian Society of Pediatric Nephrology. South Zone Coordinator
· Core Member, Consensus guidelines for UTI, ISPN
· Member, Consensus guidelines for AKI, ISPN
· Catholic Bioethics Forum, Member

International roles:
· International Pediatric Nephrology Association (IPNA): Sister Centre Committee, Core Group (2020 -)
· International Pediatric Transplant Association: Outreach Committee (2020 -)

Quality of life & Qualitative assessment of caregiver burden in parents of children with nephrotic syndrome (Duration: 1 year)

Analysis of Risk factors associated with progression to CKD in children with posterior urethral valves (Duration: 1 year)

© 2022 St. John's Hospital all rights reserved | Designed by INTEGRO