ASN's Mission

ASN leads the fight to prevent, treat, and cure kidney diseases throughout the world by educating health professionals and scientists, advancing research and innovation, communicating new knowledge, and advocating for the highest quality care for patients.

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Information about Support in 2019

Overall

The American Society of Nephrology (ASN), the world's leading kidney organization, works to improve treatment for millions of patients worldwide. ASN provides a wide range of research and educational opportunities and resources for medical professionals. Support from a variety of organizations augments the society's efforts to stimulate learning and enhance educational opportunities worldwide. The total gross advertising revenue for ASN's four publications in 2020 was over $2,100,000. ASN's educational activities in 2020 included approximately 25,000 participants, 900 faculty, and 3,300 abstract submissions on advances in kidney research and patient care.

Scientific Exposition

A number of businesses, non-profit societies, and other organizations participated in ASN's first all-digital annual meeting (Kidney Week 2020 Reimagined) as exhibitors. Their participation provided meeting attendees with a digital venue to evaluate the latest technological, product, and treatment innovations in kidney disease, and their support helped ASN extend the vast array of educational and research opportunities the society provides members of the kidney community. For more specific information, please click here.

Educational Activities

ASN is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and follows all guidelines for providing ACCME-accredited activities. ASN provides venues for medical professionals to access the most recent research findings, share information, and translate research results into optimal patient care. ASN also prepares physicians to meet continuing education and certification requirements deemed essential to professional development and the responsible practice of medicine. ASN appreciates the support of other organizations in helping physicians and other professionals better understand disease processes and improve patient care. For more specific information, please click here.

Promotional Recognition

In 2020, ASN Kidney Week 2020 Reimagined provided a digital venue for sharing the results of the latest scientific and clinical investigations. Support provided to ASN by the following organizations enhances the meeting experience for the attendee, while providing promotional recognition to the supporter. For more specific information, please click here.

Publication Advertising

ASN is the largest publisher in the kidney disease arena. Its four publications, Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (CJASN), Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN), ASN Kidney News, and Kidney360 offer a venue to disseminate scientific and clinical advances and provide updates on policy and practice that affects kidney patients and providers. These publications allow ASN to educate health professionals, policy makers, and the public, and disseminate new knowledge, while providing advertising opportunities for supporters. For more specific information, please click here.