Dr Valerie Said Conti

Dr Valerie Said Conti

Consultant Paediatric Nephrologist

Dr Valerie Said Conti is a consultant paediatric nephrologist at Mater Dei Hospital in Malta and a visiting lecturer at the University of Malta. She qualified MD from the University of Malta in 1988, received a Diploma in Child Health from the University of Glasgow in 1994 and became a member of the Royal College of Physicians in 1996 and a Fellow of the Royal College of Paediatricians and Child Health in 2013. She trained in nephrology with the renal team at Great Ormond Street Hospital in London. Her clinical duties cover general paediatrics with special focus on nephrology.

Her research interests include the congenital nephrotic syndrome and congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract. She represents the University of Malta as an associate partner of EuRenOmics.

Research interest: congenital nephrotic syndrome and congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract

No Kidding With the Kidneys

Selected Publications:

  • Recker F, Zaniew M, Böckenhauer D, Miglietti N, Bökenkamp A, Moczulska A, Rogowska-Kalisz A, Laube G, Said-Conti V, Kasap-Demir B, Niemirska A, Litwin M, Siteń G, Chrzanowska KH, Krajewska-Walasek M, Sethi SK, Tasic V, Anglani F, Addis M, Wasilewska A, Szczepańska M, Pawlaczyk K, Sikora P, Ludwig M. (2015) Characterization of 28 novel patients expands the mutational and phenotypic spectrum of Lowe syndrome. Pediatric nephrology, Jun;30(6), pp. 931-43
  • Said-Conti V1, Amrolia PJ, Gaze MN, Stoneham S, Sebire N, Shroff R, Marks SD. (2013) Successful treatment of central nervous system PTLD with rituximab and cranial radiotherapy. Pediatr Nephrol. 2013 Oct;28(10):2053-6. doi: 10.1007/s00467-013-2499-3.