ISN World Congress of Nephrology 2020
March 26-29, 2020
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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ISN World Congress of Nephrology 2021
April 15-19, 2021
Montreal, Canada

About the World Congress of Nephrology

About the World Congress of Nephrology

ISN World Congress of Nephrology (WCN) takes place annually to enable this premiere educational event more available to participants from different parts of the world, and work with a greater number of local and regional nephrology societies to support ISN's mission of building a future where all people have equitable access to sustainable kidney health.

WCN is targeted at the international nephrology community as well as other healthcare professionals involved in multidisciplinary kidney care.

Thanks to a new modular format, delegates can choose between several innovative, high-level educational courses. Highlights at WCN 2020, include new courses on rare renal genetic diseases as well as epidemiology and clinical trials

The main objectives of the World Congresses of Nephrology are to:

  • Advance the education of physicians and other professionals in the care of patients with renal disease.
  • Support the development of clinical research.
  • Facilitate the delivery of high-quality healthcare to patients with kidney disease.
    Provide a forum to present new ideas and treatments for kidney disease.
  • Enable scientists and physicians to interchange experiences and formulate new medical strategies. 
  • Address global and ethical dilemmas facing the specialty

By bringing together practicing physicians, academics, scientists, international health authorities and clinical researchers, each Congress offers a unique global forum for a free exchange of science and medical strategy.

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