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ISN heads to Copenhagen for WHO Regional Committee Featured

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whoISN will attend the 66th session of World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Committee for Europe, taking place in Copenhagen as of September 12, 2016.

ISN Advocacy advisor Dr. Valerie Luyckx will contribute to the current discussions on health on behalf of the nephrology community in the context of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its relation to Health 2020. ISN will call for heightened awareness of the clinical, economic and social burdens of kidney disease, which are now frequently underestimated.

Below, you can read ISN’s written contribution to these discussions, recently published on the WHO website, CLICK HERE.

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Adeera Levin

ISN Past-President (2015-2017) Adeera Levin is Professor of Medicine and Head Divsision of Nephrology at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada and a consultant nephrologist based at St Paul's Hospital, Providence Health Care.

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