Skip to main content

Training Sites

Inpatient Sites

University Hospital

The University of Utah Hospital (UH)is a tertiary care facility with 535 operating beds located on the University of Utah Health Sciences Center Campus. It contains surgical, neurosurgical, burn, and medical intensive care units; a newly remodeled 5-station acute dialysis unit with support for hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, therapeutic apheresis and continuous renal replacement therapies; radiologic services with modern renal-related procedures and diagnostic vascular and radionucleotide imaging; electron microscopy for renal biopsy material; biochemical and serologic laboratories; a nutrition support service; and relevant social services. A close working relationship exists with other services including internal medicine, surgery, urology, obstetrics, gynecology, neurology, cardiology, rheumatology, pediatrics and psychiatry.

Veterans Affairs Medical Center

The George E. Wahlen Veteran Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) – This is a tertiary care facility with 121 operating beds located adjacent to the University of Utah Lower Campus and approximately one-half mile from University Hospital. It contains surgical and medical intensive care units, a 10- station newly remodeled dialysis unit that performs acute and chronic hemodialysis and supports continuous renal replacement therapies and peritoneal dialysis, radiologic services with modern renal-related procedures and diagnostic vascular and radionucleotide imaging, electron microscopy for renal biopsy material, biochemical and serologic laboratories, a nutrition support service, and relevant social services. A close working relationship exists with other services including internal medicine, surgery and urology .

Huntsman Cancer Institute

The Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) is a tertiary care facility with 100 inpatient beds has been designated as a Comprehensive Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute and is among the top cancer centers in the world. This hospital A close working relationship and collaboration exists with the hematology/ oncology services.

Outpatient Sites

University Hospital Renal Clinic

The University Hospital Renal Clinic is located on the A level of the University Hospital, this 11-room clinic is the site for all general nephrology, nephrolithiasis, post-transplant and pre-transplant patients associated with the University of Utah.

University of Utah Peritoneal Dialysis Clinic

University of Utah Peritoneal Dialysis Clinic is located in Research Park, Kolff dialysis, 423 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City, UT 84108

VAMC General Nephrology Clinic

VAMC General Nephrology Clinic is located on the 4th floor of Building 1 (main hospital building) at the VAMC, this clinic is the site of ambulatory care for VA general nephrology, pre- and post-transplant patients.

VAMC Dialysis Clinic

VAMC Dialysis Clinic is located within the dialysis unit, this clinic is the site of outpatient follow-up of VA hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis and post-transplant patients.