Awards Gallery and Sessions


Check out all 2024 awardees at the online Awards Gallery

2024 Awards Gallery

Several awards and prizes that recognize exceptional contributions to nephrology are acknowledged during the World Congress of Nephrology.

WCN’24 will feature the following ISN Awards:

The following Argentine Society of Nephrology (SAN) awards will be presented:

  • Alfredo Lanari Award for Basic Research
  • Victor Miatello Award for Clinical Research
  • Cesar Agost Carreño Award for the best oral communication in clinical nephrology
  • Alicia Noemi Contino Prize, given to a nephrologist who is outstanding for her/his human value, scientific and social task, for the benefit of the development of nephrology in the field of her/his region.

The following Latin American Society of Nephrology and Hypertension (SLANH) awards will be presented:

  • SLANH Honorary Member
  • Latin American Spirit Award

WCN’24: Award Ceremonies and Sessions

Awards will be acknowledged and presented in these scientific program & Spotlight sessions:


Opening Ceremony/Plenary 1

Hamburger Award

April 13
16:30 Hall A
AKI and Critical Care Nephrology in Latin America – By the ISN Young Nephrologists Committee

YN Awards

April 14

09:00 Hall C3
ISN Programs Awards

Mentorship and Fellowship

April 14 18.00 Spotlight Stage 1
(Exhibition hall)
Editors’ Pick of ISN Journals: KI and KIR

KI-ISN Early Career Researcher Awards

April 15 09:00 Hall C2
Plenary Session 3
Schrier Award
April 15
11:00 Hall A
Kaplan PKD Roundtable:

Exploring Novel PKD

Kaplan Prize

April 15
15:00 Hall C4
Plenary 4

Bywaters Award

April 16 11:00 Hall A