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2011 News Items

Showing all society news items from 2011.

  • Registration Now Open for ASN Highlights
    Registration is now open for ASN Highlights (formerly Renal WeekEnds). These meetings dissect the key elements of Kidney Week in four different locations.
    Wednesday, December 21, 2011 @ 11:45 AM
  • Fellows & New Investigators: Apply for ASN Funding
    The ASN Research Fellowship and Career Development Applications are now open. The deadline to apply is January 27, 2012. Please visit the ASN website for more information.
    Tuesday, December 6, 2011 @ 11:45 AM
  • ASN Seeks Education Co-Director for Board Review Course and Update
    ASN announces a search for an Education Co-Director for Board Review Course and Update (BRCU). Working with the second co-director, the education co-director serves the Society by planning and facilitating ASN's premier board review course and update.
    Monday, November 21, 2011 @ 10:01 AM
  • CJASN eJournal Club
    The CJASN eJournal Club concept is to get readers involved in a more interactive journal club experience, with more immediacy and timeliness. This format should also promote discussion among nephrologists and allow for a stimulating conversation with the authors.
    Thursday, November 10, 2011 @ 12:01 PM
  • JASN Mobile App
    Download the JASN Mobile App for your iPhone/iPod/iPad device.
    Thursday, November 10, 2011 @ 12:01 PM
  • Download the Free Kidney Week 2011 App
    Experience Kidney Week, right in the palm of your hand! The ASN Kidney Week app features interactive maps, complete program, a personalized scheduler, social media integration, and more. The app is available for iOS, Android, and Blackberry devices, as well as a web app.
    Thursday, October 27, 2011 @ 12:41 PM
  • ASN Launches the First Dialysis PIM
    Take advantage of the first Dialysis Practice Improvement Module (DPIM). DPIM helps nephrologists and other certified internists apply quality measures to their practice, use the resulting data to improve patient care, and earn Maintenance of Certification (MOC) points.
    Friday, October 21, 2011 @ 12:03 PM
  • ASN Seeks Volunteers for AUA Work Group
    ASN is seeking three members to represent the society on the American Urilogical Association (AUA) "Medical Management of Stone Disease" Guideline Development work group.
    Friday, October 21, 2011 @ 12:02 PM
  • Kidney Week 2011 Abstracts
    The abstracts for Kidney Week 2011 are now available online through the ASN Program Builder or you can download them as a PDF.
    Wednesday, October 12, 2011 @ 12:42 PM
  • Call for Late-Breaking Clinical Trial Submissions
    ASN is now accepting late-breaking clinical trial submissions for Kidney Week 2011, to be held November 8-13 in Philadelphia, PA.
    Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 12:35 PM
  • ASN Kidney Week 2012: Call for Session Suggestions
    ASN is soliciting content and faculty suggestions for ASN Kidney Week 2012. The online form for suggesting sessions is open to all ASN members.
    Wednesday, July 20, 2011 @ 9:40 AM
  • Kidney Week 2011 Registration and Housing Now Open
    Registration and housing are now open for Kidney Week 2011, the world's premier nephrology meeting.
    Wednesday, June 1, 2011 @ 9:00 AM
  • Kidney Week 2011 Call for Abstracts
    ASN is now accepting abstracts for Kidney Week 2011, the world's premier nephrology meeting, to be held November 8-13 in Philadelphia, PA.
    Tuesday, April 5, 2011 @ 5:30 AM
  • BRCU Registration Now Open
    Board Review Course & Update, the most comprehensive review to help you prepare for the upcoming board certification exam, is now open for registration.
    Thursday, March 10, 2011 @ 5:30 PM
  • Kidney News - Interactive Version and iPhone App
    Kidney News, your source for information in the world of nephrology, is now available online in a new interactive format that features the latest issues of Kidney News and allows the user to browse issues, bookmark favorites, search articles, and more. In addition, iPhone and iPad users can download the Kidney News App from the Apple iPhone App Store.
    Monday, March 7, 2011 @ 9:50 AM
  • Death of Mr. Ronald Lee Herrick, Pioneer Transplant Donor
    Ronald Lee Herrick died Monday, December 27, 2010, at age 79, in Augusta, Maine.
    Monday, January 3, 2011 @ 9:00 AM