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ASN Press Information: Press Registration

Are you registering as Kidney Week Press or General Media?

Register as General Media

ASN provides a limited number of accredited registered media with advanced access to embargoed content. Eligible journalists and registration criteria include:

Staff Media

1) Letter of assignment on official letterhead from an editor/publisher at an accredited news organization indicating he/she is covering kidney health issues for the purposes of generating editorial reportage for the organization. 2) Three bylined medical articles demonstrating original, editorial news coverage.

Freelance Media

1) Proof of current membership in the National Association of Science Writers (a copy of a current NASW membership card) or a letter of assignment on official letterhead from an editor/publisher at an accredited news organization indicating he/she is covering kidney health issues for the purposes of generating editorial reportage for the organization. 2) Three bylined medical articles demonstrating original, editorial news coverage.

Online Media, Medical Publishing Companies, Health Care Societies and Associations, and University Publication Representatives

1) Proof of current membership in the National Association of Science Writers (a copy of a current NASW membership card) and/or a letter of assignment on official letterhead indicating he/she is covering kidney health issues for the purposes of generating editorial reportage for the organization. 2) Three bylined medical articles demonstrating original, editorial news coverage.

Register As Media

To register for this service, complete the form below. Advance access to embargoed content is determined by ASN Communications. Registered journalists must agree to the terms of embargo policies for JASN, CJASN, Kidney360, and ASN Kidney Week.

Instructions for Applying for ASN Kidney Week 2021 Media Credentials

ASN Kidney Week, the world's premier nephrology meeting, will bring together the top kidney health professionals in San Diego, CA and virtually online for Kidney Week 2021, November 4 through November 7, to share cutting-edge research and the latest developments in kidney health.

Kidney Week 2021 will be ASN's first ever hybrid Kidney Week event with 100+ education sessions hosted virtually and in-person including 600+ expert faculty, 2,500+ scientific posters, and up to 75 hours of CME/CNE/CPE/MOC credits.

Please review the current ASN Kidney Week Press Policies to verify eligibility before applying for media credentials.

Eligible journalists should complete the application form below. Additional information may be required to process credential applications.

If you have any questions, contact Christine Feheley at cfeheley@asn-online.org.