Maury Pinsk

Current Appointments

Professor, Department of Pediatrics & Child Health, University of Manitoba
Director, Pediatric Undergraduate Medical Education, Department of Pediatrics & Child Health
Chair, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Subspecialty Committee (Nephrology/Pediatric Nephrology)
Councilor (Canada), International Pediatric Nephrology Association
Past President, Canadian Association of Paediatric Nephrology

Clinical Focus

Dr. Pinsk’s clinical area is working with children and families affected by kidney disease.  Along with a multi-disciplinary team, he works in the areas of acute and chronic kidney failure, including the effects of heart transplantation on chronic kidney disease, kidney transplantation, and general nephrology. Dr. Pinsk has a special interest in pediatric kidney stones, and works collaboratively with his colleagues in Urology and with research colleagues who study kidney stones in children.


MSC (HI): Health Informatics: University of Bath, Bath, UK.
FRCPC (Nephrology): University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA USA
FRCPC (Pediatrics): Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada.
MD: University of Toronto, Toronto, ON Canada.
BSc (Co-op): University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada.

Current Clinical Interests

  • Kidney stones
  • Kidney transplant
  • Dialysis therapies
  • Genetic renal disease
  • General nephrology
  • Chronic kidney disease in cardiac transplant


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Awards & Honours

Teacher of the Year: Subspecialty Paediatrics, University of Alberta

Award of Merit, Canadian Association of Medical Education.

Teacher of the Year: Subspecialty Paediatrics, University of Alberta

Maury Pinsk


Office phone: 204-787-4947