Congressional Kidney Caucus Co-Chair Rep. Tom Marino asks Government Accountability Office to assess adequacy of federal investment in kidney research, advancing top ASN Public Policy Board priority.
ASN advocated for changes to improve the Medicare ESRD Payment System and Quality Incentive Program, as well as provided input to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services regarding proposed changes to how the agency pays physicians for the care they provide to patients.
Board Review Course & Update 2014 Online is now available in the ASN Learning Center. Featuring over 60 hours of content from the live course held in August, this distance learning product is a great way to prepare for the upcoming boards.
On July 30, 2014, Rep. Burgess, MD (R-TX) and Rep. Nadler (D-NY) introduced the Living Organ Donor Protection Act (H.R. 5263). This bipartisan legislation would make it easier for Americans to donate kidneys and other organs by extending the Family and Medical Leave Act coverage to living donors.
Registration and housing are now open for Kidney Week 2014, the world's premier nephrology meeting. Join ASN and more than 13,000 other kidney professionals from across the globe at Kidney Week 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Kidney Week On-Demand™ is now available and provides online access to more than 350 hours of educational content presented during Kidney Week 2013, including plenary sessions, basic and clinical science symposia, clinical nephrology conferences, special sessions, and selected early programs.
Join ASN and more than 13,000 other kidney professionals from across the globe in Philadelphia, PA for Kidney Week 2014, the world's premier nephrology meeting.
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ASN will be holding a career fair at Kidney Week 2014, which will provide an opportunity for meeting participants and top employers to discuss career opportunities.
Continue to help lead the fight against kidney disease and enjoy the many benefits available to members by renewing your membership online for 2014 today.
The new NephSAP format focuses on easier access, personalization options, and integration features, and represents the next step in nephrology distance learning.
Does AKI cause longer-term kidney function decline? | AJKD http://t.co/kDTNUapev0– @ASNKidney on Twitter
Shortage of in-home dialysis solution has patients worried | LA Times http://t.co/yL79wPsur4– @ASNKidney on Twitter
New estimates on health coverage are accurate but outdated | NYT http://t.co/vBZaB6DFwf– @ASNKidney on Twitter
Too few university jobs for America's young scientists | NPR http://t.co/E90X0GXoL1– @ASNKidney on Twitter
GLP-1 plus insulin improves glycemic control, analysis suggests | MedPage Today http://t.co/UlQ5UFjnL4– @ASNKidney on Twitter
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