Advocacy

As highlighted in ISN’s mission, ISN strives to bridge the gaps of available care through advocacy and collaborations with our global partners. The ISN Advocacy Working Group thus implements one of the strategic priorities of the International Society of Nephrology.

Advocacy Working Group Members

First NameLast NameRoleSecondary RoleMailing Country
DonalO'DonoghueChairUnited Kingdom
JorgeCerdaDeputy ChairUnited States
AdeeraLevinMemberCanada
ValerieLuyckxMemberSwitzerland
IfeomaUlasiMemberNigeria
RobynLanghamMemberAustralia
TaraRivaStaffBelgium

World Kidney Day (WKD) is a joint initiative of the International Society of Nephrology (ISN) and the International Federation of Kidney Foundations (IFKF).

The mission of World Kidney Day is to raise awareness of the importance of our kidneys to our overall health and to reduce the frequency and impact of kidney disease and its associated health problems worldwide.

World Kidney Day Steering Committee Members

First NameLast NameRoleSecondary RoleMailing Country
PhilipLiCo-ChairISNHong Kong
KamyarKalantar-ZadehCo-ChairIFKFUnited States
IfeomaUlasiMemberISNNigeria
VassiliosLiakopoulosMemberISNGreece
AllisonTongMemberAustralia
LathaKumaraswamiMemberIFKFIndia
Siu FaiLuiMemberWKD Project DirectorHong Kong
GamalSaadiMemberIFKFEgypt, Arab Republic
SharonAndreoliMemberISNUnited States
AlessandroBalducciMemberItaly
EkamolTantisattamoObserverUnited States