Newly Independent States and Russia

The Newly Independent States (NIS) and Russia region is represented by the ISN NIS and Russia Regional Board. The members of the board are the ‘eyes and the ears of ISN’ within the region and across the whole range of activities.

First NameLast NameRoleSecondary RoleMailing Country
ElenaZakharovaChairRussian Federation
AbduzhapparGaipovDeputy ChairKazakhstan
NoraSarishviliAffiliated SocietyGeorgia
DinaraAiypovaMemberKyrgyz Republic
AiperiAsanbek KyzyMemberKyrgyz Republic
OlgaVorobyevaMemberRenal Pathology WG RepRussian Federation
IrmaTchokhonelidzeMemberCore Group MemberGeorgia
IsmoilRashidovMemberTajikistan RepTajikistan
ZohidjanMatkarimovMemberUzbek RepUzbekistan
SherzodAbdullaevMemberUzbek RepUzbekistan

Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan.

If you are interested in our nephrology training and education programs and would like to get involved in expanding nephrology in NIS and Russia, contact NIS and Russia Regional Board Staff Liaison Kelly Hendricks (