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Kidney Week

Basic/Clinical Science Session

Best of ASN Journals

October 24, 2020 | 02:30 PM - 04:30 PM

Location: Simulive

Session Description

This session highlights innovative clinical, translational, and basic research in nephrology and presents diverse, novel, and clinically applicable science across a variety of nephrology disciplines. The session features high-impact articles from 2020 in CJASN, JASN, and - for the first time - Kidney 360. Noteworthy manuscripts are selected and presented by journal editors, grouped by subject area. Some manuscripts are timed for online publication and press release.

Learning Objective(s)

  • Evaluate cutting-edge, high-impact science published in 2020
  • Describe groundbreaking manuscripts in a variety of nephrology disciplines
  • Discuss clinical trials published in ASN journals

Learning Pathway(s)

  • Other


  • Josephine P. Briggs, MD
  • Rajnish Mehrotra, MD, MBBS, FASN


  • Best of Kidney 360: Year 1
    02:30 PM - 03:00 PM
    Michael Allon, MD 
    Luis A. Juncos, MD, FASN
    Mark A. Perazella, MD, FASN
  • Innovations in Kidney Diseases
    03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
    David M. Charytan, MD
    Markus M. Rinschen, MD 
  • Best of Hypertension, Acid Base, and Electrolytes
    03:30 PM - 04:00 PM
    Mahboob Rahman, MD, MBBS
    Alicia A. McDonough, PhD
  • Advances in Kidney Replacement Care
    04:00 PM - 04:30 PM
    Christopher T. Chan, MD
    Joanne M. Bargman, MD