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The Smart Kidney, the Kidney Under Challenge and More – Discover WCN’24 Themes and the Program-at-a-Glance

The World Congress of Nephrology 2024 (WCN’24) will be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, from April 13-16. It is co-hosted by the Argentinian Society of Nephrology and the Latin American Society of Nephrology and Hypertension.

Congress themes

Five kidney care themes guide the scientific program:

  • Theme 1: Better Kidney Health

Including preventive and environmental science, population health science, global kidney health, and advocacy.

  • Theme 2: The Interconnected Kidney

Including cardiorenal syndrome, cardiovascular disease, hypertension and multimorbidity, and epi-nephrology

  • Theme 3: The Kidney Losing Function

Including dialysis, chronic kidney disease–mineral and bone disorder, anemia, and interventional nephrology

  • Theme 4: The Kidney Under Challenge

Including onconephrology and transplantation.

  • Theme 5: The Smart Kidney

Including genetics, precision medicine, machine learning/AI, and rare/orphan kidney diseases


WCN’24 offers four days of scientific and educational content, training, and networking opportunities to help kidney care professionals from all over the world advance together toward equitable and sustainable global kidney health.

The scientific program is carefully designed to bring you the latest advances in kidney care-related specialties, guidelines and clinical practice.

We are pleased to present the preliminary program.

Consult the program here.

The full program will be available in the autumn.

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