ASN's Mission

To create a world without kidney diseases, the ASN Alliance for Kidney Health elevates care by educating and informing, driving breakthroughs and innovation, and advocating for policies that create transformative changes in kidney medicine throughout the world.

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  • Kidney Week 2022 Abstracts Open

    Kidney Week 2022

    Deadline Approaching

    The deadline to submit an abstract for Kidney Week 2022 is May 25 at 2:00 PM EDT.
    The year's meeting will be held November 3 - 6 in Orlando, FL. For more information
    on submissions, including all requirements and deadlines, view the Call for Abstracts.

  • BRCU 2022

    Board Review Course & Update

    Face the Boards with Confidence

    Board Review Course & Update (BRCU) is designed to help you prepare for the ABIM Nephrology Board
    certification and recertification exams. This year's live course in Chicago, IL will help you stay engaged with
    clinical discussions, relevant physiology and pathophysiology information, and essential updates.

  • Current Florida Legislation and ASN Kidney Week 2022

    A Letter to the Kidney Community

    Current Florida Legislation
    and Kidney Week 2022

    ASN President Susan E. Quaggin, MD, FASN addresses the site selection for Kidney Week 2022
    and ASN's plan to bring its values to Florida and the LGBTQ+ community.

  • Direct Relief Ukraine

    How to Help People with
    Kidney Diseases in Ukraine

    ASN has partnered with Direct Relief—a nonprofit humanitarian aid organization that responds
    to natural disasters and other emergencies—to establish a fund to support the provision of medicines
    and supplies to people with kidney diseases affected by the war in Ukraine.

  • K360 in PMC

    Kidney360, an Open Access ASN Journal

    Discoverable in PubMed Central

    ASN is pleased to announce that Kidney360 has passed the rigorous review process for acceptance
    into PubMed Central® (PMC), a free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the
    U.S. National Institutes of Health's National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM).

  • ASN Responds to CMS Request for Information Regarding Transplant Programs, Organ Procurement, and ESRD Facilities

    ASN Responds to CMS RFI Regarding
    Transplant Programs, Organ Procurement,
    and ESRD Facilities

    In the letter, ASN urges CMS to increase access to transplantation, home dialysis, and system wide transparency to
    ensure kidney patients receive the highest quality of care and equitable access to transplantation.

  • World Kidney Day 2022

    World Kidney Day


    In celebration of World Kidney Day, and in conjunction with NU GoKidney, ASN encourages you
    to participate in the #SockItToKidneyDisease campaign by posting your socks on social media.

  • Phairify Launch

    New ASN Member Benefit

    Empowering Members with New Tools

    ASN partners with Phairify to provide members with exclusive
    access to nephrology-specific compensation and productivity data.

  • Kidney Week On-Demand™

    Kidney Week 2021

    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 2021, including plenary sessions,
    basic and clinical science sessions, clinical practice sessions, special sessions,
    and translational sessions.

  • Dialysis Core Curriculum

    Education Update

    Dialysis Core Curriculum

    ASN has launched the new Dialysis Core Curriculum to close the knowledge and/or performance-
    in-practice gaps of nephrology professionals regarding quality, patient-centered healthcare.

  • Membership Renew


    Renew Your Membership

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

  • 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.

  • 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.

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.

Submit Your Abstract | Kidney Week 2022
Face the Boards with Confidence

Face the Boards with Confidence

Prepare for the Boards

Registration is open for Board Review Course & Update 2022, an interactive review to prepare for the ABIM Nephrology Board certification and recertification exams.

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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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Latest nephSAP: April 2022

The latest Nephrology Self-Assessment Program (nephSAP) issue, Volume 21: Issue 1 (Apr 2022): Acute Kidney Injury and Critical Care Nephrology is now available online.

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