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Kidney Week

Translational Session

European Nephrology Highlights: Updates from the 2019 ERA-EDTA Congress

November 07, 2019 | 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: 140, Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Session Description

The ERA-EDTA Congress in Budapest provided timely updates on the full range of scientific research in nephrology from basic and translational nephrology to clinical nephrology, dialysis, and transplantation. The ERA-EDTA speakers present the highlights of the best original papers given at this congress, also highlighting the potential impact of these novel studies for advancing clinical care.

ASN thanks the European Renal Association–European Dialysis and Transplant Association for assistance with this session.

Learning Objective(s)

  • Discuss updates on basic and translational studies in nephrology
  • Highlight recent advancements in clinical science in nephrology

Learning Pathway(s)

  • Other


  • Annette Bruchfeld, MD, PhD
  • Carmine Zoccali, DrMed, MD, FASN


  • Translational Nephrology
    10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Giovambattista Capasso, MD, PhD 
  • Clinical Nephrology
    11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Ziad Massy, MD, PhD 
  • Dialysis
    11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Peter J. Blankestijn, MD, FASN
  • Transplantation
    12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    Marta Crespo, MD, PhD