Qualifications

Qualifications:

MBChB, BSc, PhD, FRCP

Year qualified:

1992

Country of qualification:

UK

Registration & Memberships

Memberships and associations

Royal College Of Physicians London, BMA, British Renal Association

Languages Spoken

English

Dr Jenny Cross

Clinical director Nephrology Urology and transplantation

MBChB, BSc, PhD, FRCP

Dr Cross trained in Edinburgh in Scotland before moving to London in 1996 where she completed her speciality training. She undertook a PhD on the effects of renal failure on blood vessels. She has maintained this interest in the impact of renal disease on vascular health which is one of the biggest risks to patients.

Dr Cross has lead the dialysis team at the Royal Free for many years developing renal services, and overseeing the building of 3 new NHS dialysis units and now leads the service in her role as clinical director  in North Central London.

Dr Cross has developed a complex hypertension service to identify potentially remediable underlying reasons for the onset of severe hypertension. She has a wealth of experience in the management of dialysis, vascular disease, diabetic kidney disease and hypertension.

Dr Cross is a keen singer and likes to cycle and walk to stay fit.

Specialities:

Nephrology

General Internal Medicine

Special interests:

Renal disease, diabetes, hypertension, vascular disease,

Clinical Interests:

Dialysis, Hypertension, diabetes, Chronic Kidney Disease.

Research interests:

Dialysis, hypertension, Vascular Disease, innovation in chronic kidney disease service management, informatics.