Consultant Nephrologist
Deputy Medical Director
Chief Clinical Information Officer

University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust


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Dr Nitin Kolhe

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Dr. Nitin Kolhe is Consultant Nephrologist at University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Trust. He is also Deputy Medical Director and Chief Clinical Information Officer. He has previously served as Clinical Lead for Nephrology services between 2015-2018, Clinical Director for Specialist Medicine (2018-2022) and Deputy Divisional Medical Director for Medicine (2022-2023).

Currently, he co-chairs the Midlands Kidney Network since 2020. He is member of Renal Clinical Reference Group and is National Clinical Advisor for AKI in the RSTP. He was involved with NCEPOD audit on AKI in 2009 and was the Chair for Think Kidney’s AKI measurement work-stream (2015-17) and was involved in development of the master patient index for AKI data being submitted to UKRR.

Additional HDR Midlands Team Members

Firoza Davies

Patient & Public Representative
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Mr Colin Monckton

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Rachel Caswell

Senior Healthcare Analyst
Midlands Analyst Network Lead Strategy Unit

Kathie McPeake

Macmillan Living with Cancer Programme Manager
NHS Lincolnshire Integrated Care Board