Events

  • 31 Mar

    3rd AKI Frontiers Conference

    Registration will open after 3 Jan 2017

    Please Click here to view the flyer.

  • 03 Apr

    G32 2017 Continuing Education Programme in Nephrology & Urology Week

    Dates of Event
    3rd April 2017 – 7th April 2017
    Last Booking Date for this Event
    7th April 2017

    To book click here
  • 03 Apr

    Continuing Education Programme in Nephrology and Urology Week’

    Brief description:

    This 4 and half day course covers the major topics in Paediatric Nephrology and Urology. The course will be of interest to trainees and consultant-level physicians and surgeons involved in the care of children with kidney and lower renal tract disorders. Attendees can attend the whole week or individual days.

    Who should attend?

    · General Paediatricians

    · Paediatricians with an interest in nephrology

    · Paediatric Nephrologists in training

    Contact ICH Events:  Tel. +44 (0)207 905 2699 or +44 (0)207 905 2675; e-mail ich.events@ucl.ac.uk 

    Click Nephrology week 2017 flyer to view the flyer.

    Link: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/ich/short-courses-events/short-courses-events-publication/continuing-education-programme-in-nephrology-and-urology-week

  • 05 Apr

    10th congress of the Vascular Access Society

    Please Click here to view the event flyer. 

    Please see visit congress web pages for mote information http://www.vas2017.org/

     

     

  • 06 Apr

  • 08 Apr

    6th Preston Renal Biopsy Course

    “The aim of this course is to provide introduction regarding indications, contraindications and complications of renal biopsy. We have real cases to debate whether doing a kidney biopsy would be useful or not. We also offer ‘’Meet the Expert’’ session and a session on treatment of common and uncommon outcomes of renal biopsy.

    The unique feature of this course is that over 2 days there are hands-on sessions in small groups.   You will have the opportunity to practice the use of ultrasound to identify and localize native kidneys of healthy volunteers as well as transplant patients. You will learn and experience the effect of correct positioning of the patient in this process as well. You will gain hands-on experience with the actual biopsy itself with our purpose-built renal biopsy simulator with real kidneys and also with a renal biopsy training mode”

    Please click here to view the programme. 
  • 17 Apr

    NKF 2017 Spring Clinical Meetings

    Dates: April 18-22, 2017

    Location: Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin, Orlando, FL

    Website:
    www.nkfclinicalmeetings.org

    Email:
    clinicalmeetings@kidney.org

    Overview: The National Kidney Foundation 2017 Spring Clinical Meetings offers an extraordinary networking and learning opportunity for kidney health care professionals. Participants will enjoy a cutting-edge program presenting the newest developments related to all aspects of nephrology practice. Taught by internationally acclaimed faculty, the program features specialized courses, interactive workshops and lively debates.
  • 21 Apr

    World Congress of Nephrology 2017

    ISN World Congress of Nephrology 2017

    Early bird registration rate (closing 23 Jan 2017)

    International Society of Nephrology (ISN) World Congress of Nephrology, taking place in Mexico City, Mexico, April 21-25, 2017 

    Please click here to register for WCN 2017.

  • 27 Apr

    Renal Medicine Symposium

    Dates: Thursday 27th April 2017
    Location: Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh

    The programme and online booking are now available here.

      The past decade has seen huge progress in the field of nephrology with rapid translation of research findings into daily clinical practice. Examples of these innovations include new strategies for diagnosing acute kidney injury from laboratory data right across to targeted ‘precision medicine’ approaches in the management of glomerulonephritis. New medicines and approaches to immunology have facilitated kidney transplants in patients previously unable to find a suitably matched kidney. The spectrum of drugs used to treat patients with diabetes and kidney disease has increased dramatically.

    We anticipate that this symposium featuring internationally recognised speakers, will give insights into some of the major recent developments in renal medicine. The programme will be of particular interest to both trainee and senior nephrologists, immunologists, pathologists and transplant surgeons, as well as being informative for general physicians who are involved in the care of patients with kidney disease, such as diabetologists and acute physicians.  

    We hope that delegates come ready with questions and comments for the experts and we expect healthy debate of controversial topics. 

     

  • 03 Jun

    54th ERA-EDTA Congress, Madrid

    Dear Colleagues,

    We are strongly committed to have you come to Madrid in 2017 for the ERA-EDTA Congress.

    We hope the attractive scientifi c programme we are preparing will meet your expectations: the Scientifi c Committee, chaired by Peter Stenvinkel is working very hard to provide the latest cutting edge science, but, as always, we will also provide a wide range of CMEs on the fi rst day and the traditional clinical sessions will also be of extreme interest.

    One amazing aspect of Madrid is the city’s wide variety of cultural and leisure opportunities, enough to keep you entertained from the early hours of the morning until late at night. If you have not been to Madrid before you will have a hard time to select the best places to visit or things to do. The city has great museums with the best of both classic and contemporary arts, parks and friendly, charming and romantic corners.

    However, do not rush to visit all of them, after a couple of days we are sure you will -on purpose-, leave many things to see in Madrid to have an excuse to come back.

    We hope you enjoy the 2017 Congress as well as the city of Madrid in June, the month with the longest days!

    Find out more: http://www.era-edta2017.org/en-US/home 
  • 14 Jun

    Dialysis 2017

    A comprehensive course on dialysis and the management of patients with end-stage renal failure

    This is a comprehensive course on dialysis and the management of patients with end stage-renal failure. The management of end-stage renal failure by dialysis forms a central component of all renal units. However, it is often the least intensively taught component of nephrology training. This course is a thorough introduction to dialysis, from basics to new developments. Our expert faculty provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of dialysis and ESRF through a mixture of informal lectures and workshops. The course is aimed at Specialist Registrars in nephrology, but is also of interest to other healthcare professionals involved in the management of patients with chronic renal failure. For more information, please visit https://www.ucl.ac.uk/nephrology/teaching/courses-2017/dialysis-2017 or alternatively please email the Course Administrator Med.Cfnevents@ucl.ac.uk

  • 19 Jun

    UKKW 2017

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    UK Kidney Week a conference being lead by the Renal Association, in association with ISN (International Society of Nephrology) and BT (British Transplant Society)

    To register interest and receive regular programme updates click on the banner below. 

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  • 07 Sep

    ESPN 7-9 September 2017

    The programme will be presented to ESPN council at IPNA and after that the website will be launched.  Please bookmark it ready to add to your favourites: www.espn2017.org

    As part of ESPN's 50th birthday celebrations, there are plans to produce something that will commemorate the last 50 years of developments in paediatric nephrology in Europe.  If you are a retired member and willing to share memories of the early years of the ESPN, we would like to hear them and perhaps take a short video clip sharing them.  Please can you email Heather Maxwell (Heather.Maxwell@ggc.scot.nhs.uk) or Yincent Tse (Yincent.Tse@nuth.nhs.uk) if you are willing to be involved or if you have any historical material such as programmes or photos from old meetings.  
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