Dr Brendon Neuen is a PhD Scholar at The George Institute for Global Health, a Clinical Lecturer at the University of Sydney, and a Medical Registrar at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. He has trained and worked across diverse settings from tropical Far North Queensland to inner-city Sydney, where he was Resident of the Year at St Vincent’s Hospital in 2015.
Brendon’s research interest is in understanding the global burden of chronic kidney disease and preventing its progression and complications, particularly in vulnerable populations in both low and high-income countries. He has published over 25 peer-reviewed articles and conference abstracts, including work featured in The Lancet, BMJ Global Health, and Kidney International. In 2018, he was awarded an Oxford Australia Clarendon Scholarship to undertake the MSc in Global Health Sciences and Epidemiology at the University of Oxford.
He is also interested in social media and medical education; he is a member of the International Society of Nephrology (ISN) Social Media Education Team, Co-chair of the Innovations Group at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, and co-leads the Clinical Teaching Fellowship Program at the University of Sydney. He can be found on Twitter as @brendonneuen.