Dr. Kotwal’s main interests include novel and pragmatic clinical trials and she is passionate about increasing clinical trial access for patients with kidney disease and personalized medicine. She is a clinical nephrologist at Prince of Wales Hospital in Sydney Australia, a Senior Research Fellow at The George Institute for Global Health and a clinical lecturer at the University of Sydney. She is the principal investigator for the Glomerular Disease Registry and Biobank in Sydney and is the Academic Project Director for the Global Kidney Patients Trial Network (GKPTN).
Dr. Kotwal has expertise in translating research into clinical practice and in-depth knowledge of statistical techniques, epidemiology and clinical trial design. She has designed and led multiple data linkage projects across Australia and has experience in analysis of large observational registry and administrative datasets. She also has a track record of collaboration with national and international research leaders and institutions.