August 22, 2022

Help Shape the Future of the ISN - Nominate Candidates by August 31 for ISN Leadership Roles
Are you, or do you know, someone with the right qualities to be a leader at the ISN?
If eligible, ISN members can nominate or be nominated as potential candidates for 2023-25:
-  ISN President-Elect, and
-  ISN Regional Board Deputy Chairs/Councilors
   for all ten ISN regions
How? Have an ISN colleague complete a form nominating you, or do the same for them.
Preventing and Treating Common and Imported Infections - ISN Frontiers Meeting-New Delhi Chair, Saraladevi Naicker, Presents Highlights From Day Three of the Scientific Program on Kidneys and Infections - Two Days Left to Register at the Regular Rate!
Controlling infections and an interactive session on vaccinations also feature in Prof. Naicker’s selection of what to look forward to at this Frontiers meeting.
 ISN News 
Register Now! Only Two Days Left to Benefit From the Regular Rate When You Sign Up for the ISN Frontiers Meeting on Infections and the Kidneys in New Delhi
Present and Share Your Research Findings with Experts From Around the World: Submit Your Abstract to WCN'23, Bangkok, Thailand 
Do You Want to Accelerate Your Career? Get Guidance, Advice, and Training From an ISN Mentor Through the ISN Mentorship Program - Apply by September 1
ISN Members - Are You Making the Most of What's On Offer? Explore the ISN’s Specialized Fellowship Options and Apply by October 1

Register for Session Two to Meet Leaders of Sister Centers Programs and Get Advice on How to Apply
New! Latest Narrative-based Chapter of the ISN-ACT Clinical Trials Toolkit On Building a Statistical Analytical Plan - Out Now
 ISN Participates 
Improving Kidney Care in South Asia and OSEA: Saving Young Lives Holds Workshop at the ISPD Congress and Strategy Session to Explore Opportunities for Expansion
Join Us at the ISN Booth in Calgary, Canada from 7-11 September for the IPNA Congress

Explore the ISN Education Social Media Team's Monthly Social Media Content on Kidney-Liver Disease: Quiz, #ISNTweetorials and ISN Twitter Space
Visual Abstract on the Benefits of Alternative Pathway Inhibition with Iptacopan in C3 Glomerulopathy

What Would You Like To Learn Today? Access the All-new ISN Academy!
Thursday, August 25  I  10 a.m. CEST
ISN Oceania and South East Asia Regional Board Webinar:
Equity in Providing Dialysis Care in South East Asia
ISN-IPNA - “Across the Lifespan” Joint Webinars:
Adolescents and Young Adults Transition
ISN-KDIGO Webinar Series on Complement in GN:
What’s New in the Management and Treatment of Glomerulonephritis - A Look at IgAN and MN
Access the Latest ISN Journal Articles on Covid-19
Watch the Latest ISN Video Abstracts from the @ISNeducation Social Media Team on Articles from ISN Journals
Kidney International:
Depressive Symptoms at Kidney Transplant Evaluation and Access to the Kidney Transplant Waitlist
Calculated Versus Measured Albumin-Creatinine Ratio to Predict Kidney Failure and Death in People with Chronic Kidney Disease
Kidney International Reports:
Chronic Lithium Therapy and Urine-concentrating Ability in Individuals with Bipolar Disorder: Association Between Daily Dose and Resistance to Vasopressin and Polyuria
Molecular Mechanisms and Therapeutic Targets for Diabetic Kidney Disease
This review summarizes evidence on the molecular drivers of diabetic kidney disease onset and progression, focusing on inflammatory and fibrotic mediators.
Recent clinical trials highlight promising new drug therapies and dietary strategies in treating diabetic kidney disease.
Establishing a Core Outcome Measure for Peritoneal Dialysis-related Peritonitis: A Standardized Outcomes in Nephrology - Peritoneal Dialysis (SONG-PD) Consensus Workshop Report
Three themes were identified from a consensus workshop to establish a core outcome measure for PD-related peritonitis in clinical trials: (i) feasibility and applicability across diverse settings, ensuring validity, and being meaningful and tangible to patients.
The authors conclude that a core outcome measure for PD-related peritonitis should include both symptom-based and laboratory-based criteria.
Screening and Management for Intracranial Aneurysms in Japanese ADPKD Patients
Researchers in Japan retrospectively investigated the prevalence, clinical course, and management of intracranial aneurysm (ISA) in Japanese ADPKD patients admitted to a university hospital. They found a high prevalence of ICA in ADPKD patients and propose that their protocol of ICA management may prevent ICA rupture and detect de novo ICA appropriately.