Portrait Elena Rho

Elena Rho
Dr. med.

Attending Physician, Department of Nephrology


  • Cardiorenal syndrome
  • Kidney transplant
  • Living donation


Tel. +41 44 255 33 84

Other competencies

Sustainable nephrology


2011 Medical studies completed in Italy
2018 Specialist in internal medicine
2020 Specialist in nephrology
2020 Senior physician in internal medicine, Winterthur Cantonal Hospital
2021 – to date Senior Physician Nephrology, University Hospital Zurich (USZ)

Most important memberships

  • Board of the Young Swiss Nephrology
  • Vice-President of the “Green and sustainable nephrology” working group of the Swiss Society of nephrology
  • Italian Society of Nephrology

Research focus

  • Kidney transplant
  • Sustainable nephrology

Publication list

Publication list