We are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Karthik Tennankore and Dr. Steven Soroka as the interim Division Heads for the Division of Nephrology, effective January 1, 2023.
Dr. Karthik Tennankore received his MD at the University of Western Ontario, and completed Internal Medicine and Nephrology at Dalhousie University. He obtained a Master of Science in Clinical Epidemiology through Harvard University. He joined the Dalhousie Division of Nephrology in 2013 and is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine and the QEII Foundation Endowed Chair in Transplantation Research.
Dr. Steven D. Soroka is Professor of Medicine at Dalhousie University, and a Nephrologist in the Department of Medicine within the Nova Scotia Health Authority. He has been the Senior Medical Director for the Nova Scotia Health Authority Renal Program and Pharmacy Services since 2016.
We would like to extend our thanks to Dr. Neil Finkle for his leadership as the interim division head for the past year.
Please join us in welcoming Drs. Tennankore and Soroka to this important role.