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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  • 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.

  • Kidney Week 2021 Abstracts Open

    Kidney Week 2021

    Submit Your Abstract

    ASN is now accepting abstract submissions through June 2 at 2:00 PM EDT for Kidney Week 2021,
    to be held November 2 - 7 in San Diego, CA. For more information on submissions, including all
    requirements and deadlines, view the Call for Abstracts.

  • BRCU Virtual 2021

    Board Review Course & Update Virtual 2021

    Face the Boards with Confidence

    Registration is now open for Board Review Course & Update Virtual 2021, an interactive
    board review for nephrologists preparing for the ABIM Nephrology Board certification
    and recertification examinations.

  • Partnership to Vaccinate Dialysis Patients

    COVID-19 Vaccine

    Partnership to Vaccinate Dialysis Patients

    An unprecedented collaboration between the White House, the Centers for Disease Control,
    the American Society of Nephrology, and dialysis organizations across the United States resulted
    in a new partnership with dialysis clinics to provide COVID-19 vaccinations.

  • 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.

  • Equitable Distribution of COVID-19 Vaccines

    ASN Leads Efforts to Advance Equitable
    Distribution of COVID-19 Vaccines to
    Dialysis Patients

    The American Society of Nephrology (ASN) is spearheading efforts to secure federal allocation of COVID-19 vaccines to dialysis
    patients and frontline dialysis workers. This coalition of 45 organizations is urging the Biden-Harris administration to improve
    vaccine access for a vulnerable and diverse patient population.

  • Kidney Week On-Demand™

    Kidney Week 2020 Reimagined

    Kidney Week On-Demand™

    Kidney Week On-Demand™ is now available and provides online access to approximately
    200 hours of Annual Meeting presentations from Kidney Week 2020 Reimagined, including
    plenary sessions, basic and clinical science sessions, clinical practice sessions, special sessions,
    and translational sessions.

  • Membership Renew

    Membership

    Renew Your Membership

    Renew your membership now for 2021,
    and maintain all of the great ASN benefits.

  • Loan Mitigation Program

    Loan Mitigation Pilot Program

    Seeking Excellence: Building
    the Nephrology Pipeline

    ASN will launch a loan mitigation pilot program in 2021. The society has committed $2.7 million and
    will fund six students in Year 1, reducing the loan burden for each applicant by $50,000 over three years.

  • Going Beyond the Statement: Dismantling Systemic Racism in Nephrology

    Webinar Recording

    Going Beyond the Statement:
    Dismantling Systemic Racism in Nephrology

    Dynamic discussion between four expert panelists. Topics include racism in kidney care
    and social determinants of health, challenges building a diverse pipeline of future nephrologists,
    race-based diagnostic measures and barriers to career advancement.

  • 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.

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Submit Your Abstract | Kidney Week 2021
KidneyCure Launches New Website

KidneyCure Launches New Website

Fund it. Find it.

Featuring a full donor portal, supporters can manage their contributions, make secure donations, find the latest funding opportunity information, and more.

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Face the Boards with Confidence

Face the Boards with Confidence

Prepare for the Boards

Registration is open for Board Review Course & Update Virtual 2021, an interactive review to prepare for the ABIM Nephrology Board certification and recertification exams.

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Latest nephSAP: December 2020

The latest Nephrology Self-Assessment Program (nephSAP) issue, Volume 19: Issue 3 (Dec 2020): Disorders of Divalent Ions, Renal Bone Disease and Nephrolithiasis is now available online.

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