ISN Clinical Research
The ISN Clinical Research Program supports research and education initiatives involving nephrologists, health workers, and local authorities in lower, lower-middle, and upper-middle income countries.
The Program helps implement research projects to detect and manage non-communicable chronic diseases such as CKD, AKI, hypertension, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease.
The ISN Clinical Research General Program has one application round per year, on May 1. Applications are open to ISN members from lower, lower-middle, and upper-middle income countries according to World Bank classification.
The ISN and the Société Francophone de Néphrologie Dialyse et Transplantation (SFNDT) have joined forces to support the development of nephrology in French-speaking countries in Africa.
The ISN Online Scientific Writing Course cohosted by the Latin-American Society of Nephrology and Hypertension (SLANH) in the Latin America region is holding its third edition starting in July.
This is an asynchronous online course with live mentoring sessions given by experts in the field of scientific writing to help physicians and researchers improve their scientific writing skills, so they achieve the skills needed to publish their research work.
All practical details, application process and eligibility criteria can be found in the guidelines here.
To apply, check the How to Apply section below. Deadline to apply is June 15.
The ISN Scientific Writing Course cohosted by the Balkan Cities Association of Nephrology, Dialysis, Transplantation and Artificial Organs (BANTAO) and the Turkish Society of Nephrology (TSN) in the Eastern & Central Europe region is holding its first edition in Istanbul, Turkey (date to be confirmed).
This is a 3-days course given by experts in the field of scientific writing to help physicians and researchers improve their scientific writing skills, so they achieve the skills needed to publish their research work.
This course was postponed and a new date will be set soon.
This course is not accepting applications.
How to Apply
Applicants must send their proposals to the relevant ISN Regional Coordinator at least one month before the final submission deadline (by April 1).
Applications are reviewed by ISN staff and the ISN Clinical Research Committee.
Read the guidelines and FAQs carefully. If you fit all the criteria, register online and complete the application form by May 1.
Are you interested in applying to the ISN Clinical Research Program in French? Contact the Clinical Research Coordinator before March 1 via the Contact section below.
The ISN Online Scientific Writing Course cohosted by SLANH in Latin America is accepting applications for its third edition starting in July.
The course is destined to ISN members and SLANH members from the Latin America region who:
- Speak and write English fluently
- Are under 40 years old
- Work predominantly in clinical research (i.e., health research requiring approval from a human ethics board)
- Have prior experience in basic research in a lower, lower-middle- or upper-middle-income country (as per World Bank classification)
- Have initiated and conducted research, and have an active research project
- Have manuscript(s) published in a peer-reviewed journal, or have other indicators of high potential in clinical research
- Demonstrate motivation to improve their scientific writing skills.
Apply online here. Deadline to apply is June 15.
ISN works hand-in-hand with several partner organizations, encouraging intra-regional collaborations and enhancing training and education possibilities in selected fields of nephrology.
Clinical Research and Scientific Writing Course Supporters
If you would like to support ISN’s Clinical Research Programs, contact us via the contact section below.
For all inquiries on the Clinical Research Program grants or request examples of successful applications, please contact the Clinical Research Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For inquiries related to the Scientific Writing Course, please contact the Scientific Writing Course Coordinator at email@example.com.
The Clinical Research Program is supported by the ISN CRP Committee .
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