ASN's Mission

ASN leads the fight to prevent, treat, and cure kidney diseases throughout the world by educating health professionals and scientists, advancing research and innovation, communicating new knowledge, and advocating for the highest quality care for patients.

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  • Match Day 2021

    Match Day - December 1, 2021

    ASN welcomes the new class of 2022 Nephrology Fellows!
    ASN has a variety of resources for fellows in training, including
    free membership. Learn more about ASN membership for
    fellows by clicking the button below.

  • Membership Renew


    Renew Your Membership

    Renew your membership now for 2022,
    and maintain all of the great ASN benefits.

  • KW21 Webcasts

    Kidney Week 2021

    View the Free Webcasts

    Select Kidney Week 2021 sessions are now available as free streaming webcasts.

  • Kidney Week 2021 Launches

    Kidney Week 2021

    Kidney Week Platform Launches

    The Kidney Week 2021 virtual platform has launched, with on-demand content now available.
    Live content will begin streaming on October 27.

  • KW21 Abstracts

    Kidney Week 2021

    Kidney Week Abstracts

    View the abstracts accepted for Kidney Week 2021, the world's premier nephrology meeting.
    These abstracts represent the latest in scientific research and medical advances, and can be
    viewed online or downloaded as a full PDF eBook.

  • NKF-ASN Task Force

    NKF-ASN Task Force

    Removing the Race Variable

    The National Kidney Foundation (NKF) and the American Society of Nephrology (ASN) Task Force on
    Reassessing the Inclusion of Race in Diagnosing Kidney Diseases has released its final report, which
    outlines a new race-free approach to diagnose kidney disease.

  • Kidney Week 2021

    Kidney Week 2021

    Same Content.
    Even Easier Access.

    Putting health and safety first, ASN has transitioned Kidney Week 2021 to be a fully
    virtual meeting. The virtual platform will offer the same great Kidney Week content, but
    accessible from almost any device. Learn more and register today.

  • We're United 4 Kidney Health

    Building Awareness

    We're United 4 Kidney Health

    "We're United 4 Kidney Health" captures our goal of embracing early intervention and advocating
    for kidney health. The "4" references the priorities that move us closer to a world without kidney diseases.

  • New Merchandise Store

    Campaign Merchandise

    Check Out the New Store

    ASN has a new merchandise store where you can purchase featured products including
    hats, shirts, outerwear, and more from the We're United for Kidney Health campaign.

  • Barbara Murphy, MB BAO BCh, FRCPI

    1964 - 2021

    The Passing of Barbara Murphy,

    Our beloved colleague and friend Barbara Murphy, MB BAO BCh, FRCPI,
    passed away on Wednesday, June 30.

  • KidneyCure Website

    Fund it. Find it.

    KidneyCure Launches New Website

    KidneyCure, the ASN Foundation, now has a dedicated website. Featuring a full donor portal, supporters can
    manage their contributions, make secure donations, and more. The site also features the newly revamped grant
    application system, and will be the go-to location for the latest funding opportunity information.

  • ASN Statement against Hate Crimes towards Asian Americans

    ASN Statement against Hate Crimes
    towards Asian Americans

    ASN strongly condemns the rise in hate crimes against Asian Americans throughout the United States,
    and is committed to doing everything possible to prevent these injustices.

  • ASN Statement Against Racism

    ASN Statement Against Racism

    The American Society of Nephrology (ASN) is proud of its efforts to promote diversity, equity,
    and inclusion among kidney health professionals. This commitment is hollow, however, if ASN fails
    to oppose racism. ASN strongly supports and will advance efforts to achieve equality to reduce the
    adverse impact of racism, especially on health and in health care.

American Society of Nephrology

A World Without Kidney Diseases

ASN represents more than 21,000 kidney health professionals working to help people with kidney diseases and their families. Created with input from all of ASN's constituencies, the new ASN logo allows the society to continue our growth and work toward a goal of a world without kidney diseases.

Register Through December 31 | Kidney Week 2021
Renew Your ASN Membership for 2022

Renew Your ASN Membership for 2022

Be a Part of ASN

Renew your membership for 2022, and maintain all of your great ASN member benefits, including journal subscriptions, educational discounts, networking opportunities, and more.

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Registration Is Still Open for Kidney Week

Registration Is Still Open for Kidney Week

Kidney Week 2021

Missed Kidney Week? Registration is still open through December 31st, and you can still access all content on-demand, including Early Programs and the Annual Meeting, from any device.

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Latest nephSAP: August 2021

The latest Nephrology Self-Assessment Program (nephSAP) issue, Volume 20: Issue 1 (Aug 2021): End-Stage Kidney Disease is now available online.

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