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ASN Society News - April 2015

ASN Council Nominations

The American Society of Nephrology (ASN) seeks nominations for the annual election of the ASN Council, the society's governing board. Qualified candidates should have the vision, experience, and expertise to guide the society in leading the fight against kidney disease.

ASN members are encouraged to email nominations to ASN Manager of Governance and External Relations Laura McCann at Nomination submissions should consist of 1) the curriculum vitae of the nominated ASN member and 2) a brief nomination letter (one to three paragraphs). ASN is committed to promoting diversity at all levels of the society, including council leadership. To learn more about the ASN Diversity and Inclusion Work Group, please visit the panel's webpage.

ASN must receive nominations for the 2015 ASN Council election by Friday, April 24, at 4:00 p.m. EDT.

ASN will send a ballot, including brief biographical data, to all active members approximately two months prior to ASN Kidney Week 2015, which will take place Tuesday, November 3, to Sunday, November 8, at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, CA.

The members of the 2015 Nominating Committee are:

  • Mary Tessie Behrens, MD, FASN
  • Donald E. Kohan, MD, PhD, FASN
  • Sharon M. Moe, MD, FASN, Chair
  • David J. Salant, MD
  • Amy W. Williams, MD
  • Bessie A. Young, MD, FASN