Carlos Eduardo Poli de Figueiredo

Schools: School of Medicine
Graduate Programs: Medicine and Health Sciences Graduate Program
Publications: Orcid ResearcherID


Medicine at Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul. Medical residency in Internal Medicine and Nephrology at PUCRS. PhD at the University Department of Physiology/Jesus College -University of Oxford. Nephrology-Internal Medicine at the Renal Unit -Churchill Hospital in Oxford (UK). PostDoc and Visiting Professor at Maternal and Fetal Research Unit da Division of Women's Health da School of Medicine do King's College London no Saint Thomas Hospital (2011). Full Professor from School of Medicine and Postgraduation Program in Medicine and Health Sciences from PUCRS. Main iterests : nephrology, hypertension, dialysis, transplant and pré-eclampsia

Areas of interest



Concentration Areas and Lines Research


- Cellular metabolism and membrane transport in renal and metabolic diseases (or disease states)


- Clinical nephrology and arterial hypertension


- Extra-renal dialysis and transplatation

Research Structures

Research Group

- Research Group in Nephrology

Research Laboratories

- Nephrology Laboratory