About the Journal

Aims and Scope

The Open Urology & Nephrology Journal is an Open Access online journal, which publishes research articles, reviews/mini-reviews, letters, guest edited single topic issues and images that are unique or highly illustrative accompanied by a brief one-paragraph description of relevant clinical information in all areas of experimental and clinical research in the fields of urology and nephrology, renal replacement therapy (dialysis and transplantation), transplantation, radiology, endourology, prostatic diseases, nocturnal enuresis, pathology, erectile dysfunction.

The Open Urology & Nephrology Journal, a peer-reviewed journal, is an important and reliable source of current information on developments in the field. The emphasis will be on publishing quality papers rapidly and making them freely available to researchers worldwide.

About the Editor

Tushar Vachharajani
Glickman Urological & Kidney Institute
Cleveland Clinic

Brief Biography

Tushar J. Vachharajani, MD, FASN is Professor at Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. He is the Director of Global Nephrology, Department of Kidney Medicine at Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA. He graduated from the Grant Medical College, Mumbai, India and completed additional fellowships in nephrology from St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London, UK and Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, LA, USA. His main interests are in chronic kidney disease, hemodialysis and dialysis vascular access. He has published 200 peer-reviewed articles, book chapters and reviews. Dr. Vachharajani is passionate about educating and improving the procedural skills of the nephrology community around the world.

He is the inaugural Editor of ISN Academy, an online educational portal of the International Society of Nephrology (academy.theisn.org). He serves on the editorial boards of Kidney International Report, Seminars in Dialysis, Journal of Vascular Access, Frontiers in Nephrology and Indian Journal of Nephrology. He has received the 2021 ISN Roscoe Robinson Award, for excellence in education and scholarly activities, 2016 Gerald Beathard Award from American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology for excellence in teaching and scholarly activity and 2017 AVATAR Hero Award for his contributions and service.

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