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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  • Kidney Week 2020 Reimagined

    Kidney Week 2020

    Kidney Week 2020 Reimagined

    ASN has been honored to host the world's premier meeting in nephrology for 50+ years.
    Kidney Week 2020 will be "Reimagined" as a fully digital meeting.

  • 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.

  • ABIM Update on COVID-19

    Maintenance of Certification

    ABIM Update on COVID-19

    ABIM has cancelled all spring assessments. No physician will have their
    certification status negatively impacted due to this decision. Please
    contact ABIM directly with questions.

  • Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

    What You Need to Know

    Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness
    caused by a novel (new) coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China.

  • Kidney Week On-Demand™

    Kidney Week 2019

    Kidney Week On-Demand™

    Kidney Week On-Demand™ is now available and provides online access to
    approximately 220 hours of Annual Meeting presentations from Kidney Week 2019,
    including plenary sessions, basic and clinical science sessions, clinical practice
    sessions, special sessions, and translational sessions.

  • Membership Renew


    Renew Your Membership

    Renew your membership now for 2020,
    and maintain all of the great ASN benefits.

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.

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Resource Portal

Visit the new COVID-19 resource portal, featuring CMS updates, CDC information, ASN resources, publications and journal articles, and the assembled COVID-19 library.

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nephSAP Launches New Enhanced Platform

nephSAP Launches New Enhanced Platform

The next generation of nephSAP is here. Built from the ground up, nephSAP now has its own dedicated website. Future issues will be published on the new site beginning in 2020.

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Latest nephSAP: May 2020

The latest Nephrology Self-Assessment Program (nephSAP) issue, Volume 19: Issue 1 (May 2020): Hypertension is now available online.

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