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As a member of ISN you work with nephrologists around the world helping advance kidney care worldwide. Moreover, you receive many valuable member benefits that will significantly help you personally and professionally.

You can experience and support the ISN activities that contribute to improving the conditions and outcomes of people around the world living with kidney disease. You can learn more about new and diverse cultures and health care systems, giving you a better understanding of worldwide nephrology issues. By taking part in capacity-building programs, you will develop and contribute to renal knowledge within local communities and enhance your scientific knowledge through the diverse ISN education activities.

Being part of ISN is not just about what you receive as part of your membership but also what you give. Members’ involvement contributes to the Society’s philanthropic and humanitarian activities which greatly influence kidney disease diagnosis and treatment globally.

Member Benefits Include:

  • Exclusive eligibility for ISN capacity building programs (Clinical Research, Sister Renal Centers, Continuing Medical Education, Educational Ambassadors, and Fellowship)

  • Subscription to Kidney International (monthly journal) including printed issues delivered to your door and online access to articles, current issues, and archives (a value of USD 1,525 to USD 1,650 depending on where you are located) (online only access for Member Sponsors)

  • Subscription to Kidney International Supplements, peer-reviewed companion journal to KI focused on sponsored, topical content of interest to the nephrology community

  • Access to the new online open access journal Kidney International Reports which publishes a broad range of articles encompassing clinical and translation research and includes the opportunity to publish your articles at a reduced rate

  •  Access to ISN Education, a comprehensive online collection of educational resources with a database of articles, case studies, guidelines, presentations, and images

  • Reduced subscription to Seminars in Nephrology which publishes scholarly review articles of current importance in the specialty

  • Reduced subscription rate to Nature Reviews Nephrology

  • Reduced registration fees to ISN events (World Congress of Nephrology, Forefronts and Nexus Symposia, plus other ISN training programs)

  • Unrestricted access to the ISN Gateway (the Society's website)

  • Exclusive access to ISN Membership Directory online

  • Online access to the quarterly ISN News (the Society’s official newsletter)

  • E-mail bulletin (ISNInsight) on nephrology news, journal content, unique member services and upcoming ISN events

  • Voting rights and eligibility to serve on ISN Committees (applicable categories)

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KI    Access Kidney International (Members Only - Login Required)
KI Supplements   Access Kidney International Supplements (Members Only - Login Required)
Seminars in Nephrology   Seminars in Nephrology (Members Only - Login Required)
Nature Reviews Nephrology   Access Nature Reviews Nephrology
Member Directory   Access Member Directory (Members Only - Login Required)
Renew   Renew your ISN Membership (Members Only - Login Required)
Change Password   Manage Your Profile (Members Only - Login Required)

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Donate to World Kidney Fund and help give young physicians from the emerging world a unique opportunity to receive lifesaving training in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of kidney disease.

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