Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Immunology and Inflammation

Professor of Renal Medicine



+44 (0)20 3311 7590e.a.brown




Renal OfficesHammersmith HouseHammersmith Campus





Edwina Brown, Consultant Nephrologist, Imperial College Renal & Transplant Centre, Hammersmith Hospital, London

Honorary Professor of Renal Medicine, Imperial College London

Her main clinical and educational interests are peritoneal dialysis, dialysis in the elderly and renal supportive care.  She is the principal investigator for FEPOD(Frail Elderly Patient Outcomes on Dialysis). Her other current research include cognitive impairment in chronic kidney disease and how this impacts on patient outcomes. She has published extensively on peritoneal dialysis and dialysis in the elderly and is the author/editor of several books. She is an honorary fellow of the British Renal Society and of the European Renal Association and is chair of the guidelines committee of the International Society of Peritoneal Dialysis

Handbook of dialysis. Levy J, Brown E, Lawrence A.  Publisher: Oxford University Press 2016 (4th edition)

Supportive Care for the Renal Patient. 2nd Edition.  Ed., Chambers EJ, Brown EA, Germain M Oxford University Press, 2010

Kidney Disease: From advanced disease to bereavement, 2nd edition. Brown EA, Murtagh FEM, Murphy E. Oxford University Press 2012



Malho Guedes A, Punzalan S, Brown EA, et al., 2023, Assisted PD throughout Europe: advantages, inequities, and solution proposals., J Nephrol, Vol:36, Pages:2549-2557

Ng MSN, Brown EA, Cheung M, et al., 2023, The role of nephrology nurses in symptom management – reflections on the kidney disease: improving global outcomes controversies conference on symptom-based complications in dialysis care, Kidney International Reports, Vol:8, ISSN:2468-0249, Pages:1903-1906

Dhoot A, Brown EA, Robinson B, et al., 2023, Incremental peritoneal dialysis: Incremental gains, Peritoneal Dialysis International, Vol:43, ISSN:0896-8608, Pages:355-358

Mehrotra R, Davison SN, Farrington K, et al., 2023, Managing the symptom burden associated with maintenance dialysis: conclusions from a Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) Controversies Conference, Kidney International, Vol:104, ISSN:0085-2538, Pages:441-454

Corbett RW, Beckwith H, Lucisano G, et al., 2023, Delivering Person-Centered Peritoneal Dialysis, Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, ISSN:1555-9041

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