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Dr. Kristen Favel is a pediatric nephrologist who cares for children and adolescents with acute or chronic kidney problems, including those requiring dialysis and kidney transplant.

Favel's research focuses on improving the long-term kidney health of children and adolescents with diabetes.

Favel earned her medical degree at the University of British Columbia. She completed a residency in pediatrics and a fellowship in pediatric nephrology at British Columbia Children's Hospital. Also at the University of British Columbia, she later completed a master of public health degree and a clinician investigator fellowship.

  • Education

    University of British Columbia, MD, 2014

  • Residencies

    University of British Columbia, Pediatrics, 2018

  • Fellowships

    University of British Columbia, Pediatric Nephrology, 2020

  • Academic Title

    Assistant Professor