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Friday, 19 February 2016 13:46

ISN Voices: The Caribbean


Some Caribbean states still have no nephrologists or nephrology services. Meeting and collaborating with colleagues in scientific research and enhancing training programs is why Everard Barton joined ISN.

Seminars in NephrologyISN Members can subscribe to Seminars in Nephrology at a special rate.

journal cover201602Starting January 2016, online access to Nature Reviews Nephrology (NRN) is no longer available to ISN members.

In partnership with the Latin-American Society of Nephrology and Hypertension (SLANH), ISN Education is pleased to release presentations from SLANH’s Online Course: AKI in Primary Health Care. These presentations are in Spanish and were part of a previous online e-learning module.

Tuesday, 19 January 2016 16:22

Elsevier to publish KI in 2016 Featured


As of January 2016, Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, is publishing Kidney International (KI).

This week, ISN Education is sharing its latest resources on the topic of Acute Kidney Injury (AKI). The team have added two new video presentations from the AKI & CRRT Conference 2015 held in San Diego, California last February.

It has now been over 10 years since the Canadian Society of Nephrology (CSN) became a collective member of the International Society of Nephrology (ISN).

Friday, 20 November 2015 14:31

ISN Voices: Nepal


Klara Paudel’s dedication to nephrology is changing kidney patient care and research across Nepal.

Adeera and Nazareth PhilippinesGina Nazareth, President of the Philippine Society of Nephrology recently met with ISN President Adeera Levin. The Philippine Society is actively working towards becoming an ISN Collective Member Society.

Wednesday, 04 November 2015 10:32

Elsevier to publish KI in 2016 Featured


IKI journal cover Jan 2013SN announces a new publisher for Kidney International (KI) and an improved educational offering. As of January 2016, Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services will publish KI.

Wednesday, 04 November 2015 10:20

Kidney International Reports is launched Featured


IKI journal coverSN is happy to announce the launch of ISN’s new Journal: Kidney International Reports (KI Reports). KI Reports is designed to be a sister journal of Kidney International published in open access format.

Thursday, 29 October 2015 15:20

ISN News November is now out Featured


isnnewsThe latest edition of ISN News is now available to read. This issue focuses on the 0by25 initiative.

Thursday, 13 August 2015 08:53

Register for the Delphi Survey


SONGlogo final small delphi1The Standardized Outcomes in Nephrology – Hemodialysis (SONG-HD) is an international initiative that aims to establish a core outcome set for hemodialysis trials, to improve the quality of reporting, and the relevance of trials conducted in people on hemodialysis.

Monday, 11 May 2015 13:21

Apply for Bernd Tersteegen Award 2015 Featured


The Bernd Tersteegen prize rewards basic and clinical research related to chronic renal insufficiency and advances  in treating end-stage renal disease.

Monday, 30 March 2015 09:07

ISN News latest edition Featured


ISN news 52 thumbnailThe latest edition of ISN News is now available in the Gateway's publication section. CLICK HERE.

ISN is now offering FREE MEMBERSHIP to trainees. A decision set to give even more opportunities for the next generation of nephrologists to grow.Young nephrologist

Tuesday, 24 March 2015 11:33

In Memory of Professor Wan-Yu Chen (1916-2015) Featured


Wan Yu Chen webISN regrets to announce the passing of Professor Wan-Yu Chen on March 4, 2015. A leader in his field with many achievements to his name, the Taiwan Society of Nephrology (TSN) pays tribute to his role in advancing nephrology.

Monday, 02 March 2015 15:01

Join the ISN General Assembly Featured


ISN logo The ISN General Assembly will meet on Monday March 16, 2015 to hear and discuss the reports from ISN President Giuseppe Remuzzi and Secretary General Ricardo Correa Rotter.

KI journal cover Jan 2013ISN’s Kidney International and Kidney International Supplements to be published by Elsevier as of January 2016.

ISN logo Cast your vote in the ISN Council elections. There isn't long to go now, deadline is February 15, 2015. The ISN Council is the governing body and the legal trustee of the Society. Its composition reflects the various disciplines and geographic diversities that make up ISN.

Read the latest op-ed by ASN Past President Sharon M.Moe: How To Cure Kidney Disease? Let's Start by Restoring NIH Funding.

vicenzaApply today for a chance to win a free registration pass to the International Vicenza Course on Critical Care Nephrology taking place in Vicenza, Italy from June 9-12, 2015.  Applications are open to young nephrologists (under the age of 37) who are ISN Members. Travel and accommodation costs will not be covered and remain at the expenses of the applicants. Application Deadline: January 15, 2015.

Thursday, 11 December 2014 08:41

A tribute to Hai-yan Wang Featured


China 03ISN is sad to announce the passing of Hai-yan Wang. Professor Wang was Director of the Institute of Nephrology at Peking University since its inception in 1990 through to 2014.

She was the former Chair of the ISN East Asia Regional Committee and recently received an ISN Pioneer Award for her efforts in nephrology.

Monday, 01 December 2014 11:03

ISN News latest edition Featured


ISN-News 51 thumbYou can now read the latest edition of ISN News ISN’s official quarterly newsletter containing a round up of the latest happenings within the Society, including in-depth articles on pressing issues and initiatives, plus illuminating extras like member profiles and reports on Society gatherings.

WCN2011-2123KaplanLilianJeanKaplanAwardISN is now accepting nominations for the Lillian Jean Kaplan International Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) prize. Deadline for sending nominations is September 30, 2014.

Friday, 08 August 2014 13:30

KI impact factor grows in 2013 Featured


KI journal coverISN is happy to announce that the 2013 impact factor for Kidney International (KI) has risen by almost 10% on last year to 8.520.

Monday, 21 July 2014 17:13

Death of Tareq Suhaimat


We regret to announce the death of ISN member,  Dr. Tareq Suhaimat.  He was the founder and the first President of the Jordan Society of Nephrology, the immediate Past-president of the Arab Society of Nephrology and Renal Transplantation, and in 2013 was the first recipient of the ISN Pioneer Award for the Middle East region.

YNC Brazil webISN is pleased to announce the ISN In-Training Membership category is now being offered for free to all new in-training members to better help engage talented young members in shaping the future of nephrology worldwide.

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There are only a few days  left to submit your candidates for the ISN Awards. In the run up to the World Congress of Nephrology next year, ISN is inviting its members to put candidates forward for its three prestigious biennial awards. It is your chance to highlight someone you believe has made a difference to nephrology today and has helped advance care or research in the field.

ISN logo There are only a few days left to send in your nominations for the ISN elections. Deadline is Wednesday April 30, 2014 to send in your nominations for ISN President Elect and council.

the lancet logoBuilding sustainable and self-sufficient medical care in the developing world is the message that ISN is sending through a recent article published on April 12, 2014 in The Lancet.

ISN logo The ISN Nominating Committee has launched a call for ISN members to nominate potential candidates for the ISN President and council members elections.

Wednesday, 12 March 2014 10:56

ISN News - latest edition is now online Featured


ISN-News48 thumbThe latest edition of ISN News has now been published and is available online. CLICK HERE to read further. We hope you enjoy reading the current issue.

Monday, 10 February 2014 09:54

Dr. Vince Gattone, PhD (1951- 2014) Featured


image002We announce with regret the death of Dr. Vince Gattone.

You are invited to submit original research articles on renal diseases in children as well as on fluid and electrolyte metabolism, a clinical quiz on pediatric nephrology, letters to the editor and review articles to African Journal of Paediatric Nephrology (Afr J Paed Nephrol). The manuscript may be written in English or French.

Monday, 16 September 2013 08:53

Latest ISN News out now Featured


ISN News 46 CoverWEBThe latest edition of ISN News has now been published and will have landed in your mailbox if you are a member of ISN. CLICK HERE to read further.

logo ISNThe International Society of Nephrology (ISN) is looking for an intern for its Business Development department to help generate fundraising for its humanitarian programs.

Monday, 24 June 2013 08:33

2012 Impact Factor for Kidney International Featured


KI journal cover Jan 2013The 2012 Impact Factors have just been released and the ISN is happy and proud to announce, that Kidney International (KI) has taken a leap forward from an impact factor of 6.606 in 2011 to a new all-time high of 7.916 in 2012.

Wednesday, 15 May 2013 14:28

WCN 2013 award winners Featured


In the run-up to the World Congress of Nephrology (WCN) 2013, ISN is delighted to exclusively share with you the winners of the ISN awards. The happy recipients will be awarded their prizes during the congress at the Hong Kong Convention Center.

vote3The ISN Council Elections are now open and we are looking forward to receiving your votes. As a member of ISN, you have the chance to cast your vote and change the way the ISN Council will look in the next term. Between April 1st and May 15, 2013 you can vote online for the new councilors through a personalized link.

vote3It is that time of year again, when ISN members are asked to cast their vote in the ISN Councilor Elections. As of April 1, 2013 until May 15, 2013 you can vote online through a personalized link.

Monday, 25 March 2013 15:32

Obituary: Gary S. Hill Featured


Gary S Hill With great regret, we announce the death of ISN member, Gary S. Hill. Read the full obituary published in the Baltimore Sun HERE.

Monday, 28 January 2013 14:23

Starting 2013 KI is back to one edition a month Featured


KI journal cover Jan 2013As of January 2013, Kidney International (KI) will return to publishing one issue per month. KI Editor-in-Chief Detlef Schlöndorff says that this will be accomplished without reducing the total number of articles published per year. The journal plans to increase the total number of published articles.

Tuesday, 02 October 2012 12:47

Kidney International - New Impact Factor Featured


The 2011 ISI impact factor for Kidney International is 6.606*, according to the ISI Journal Citation Reports®. This places Kidney International among the top 3 primary research journals in nephrology. Read more HERE.

Wednesday, 23 May 2012 15:14

The latest edition of ISN News is out now! Featured


ISN News Cover May 2012The latest edition ISN News has just been published. You will have noticed that we are no longer offering you this edition in print format but you can read the electronic version on the Gateway now.

Monday, 16 April 2012 08:29

ISN awards 2013 Featured


WCN2011-2122KaplanLilianJeanKaplanAwardThe International Society of Nephrology invites its membership to propose candidates for its three prestigious biennial awards.

ISN is proud to launch Global Outreach Postings, a new initiative that will help nephrologists around the world to spread their knowledge. As part of ISN GO program activities and in collaboration with the ISN Education Program, Global Outreach Postings is an online publication scheme for nephrologists residing and working in emerging countries.

The Journal of Nephropathology (JNP), a new peer reviewed tri-annual medical journal, is dedicated to basic and clinical researche in the fields of renal pathology, nephrology, kidney transplantation, renal physiology and hypertension. 

It has been 40 years since the first issue of Kidney journal cover_largeInternational was published. ISN started its publication history with Nephron in 1964. Kidney International, or KI as it has become known, became its flagship journal in 1972.

Wednesday, 29 February 2012 09:53

The latest edition of ISN News is out now! Featured


February ISN News coverThe latest edition ISN News has just been published. You can read the electronic version on the Gateway now. In this issue, we focus on kidney transplantation and donation. With World Kidney Day 2012 almost upon us, we highlight the theme of this year's campaign.

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