Showing all ASN Positions from 2023.
- ASN Disagrees with SCOTUS Decision in SFFA vs Harvard
The American Society of Nephrology (ASN) disagrees with the US Supreme Court's decision to limit the consideration of an applicant's race in the admissions process for higher education. The court's decisions in "Students for Fair Administration (SFFA) vs President and Fellows of Harvard College" will hamper long-standing efforts to diversify the health care workforce, including physicians, in the United States.
Thursday, June 29, 2023
- ASN-ERA-ISN Joint Statement on the Sudan Crisis
Together, the American Society of Nephrology (ASN), the European Renal Association (ERA), and the International Society of Nephrology (ISN) express grave concern for the health and safety of all people, including those with kidney diseases, kidney failure requiring dialysis, and kidney transplants in Sudan affected by the armed conflict.
Friday, May 19, 2023
- ASN Statement on the Case of Alliance for Hippocratic Medicine et al v FDA et al
ASN joins the Council of Medical Specialty Societies, a coalition of 48 specialty societies representing more than 800,000 physician members, condemning Judge Kascmaryks' decision, and urging the Supreme Court of the United States to swiftly reverse this decision and act of government overreach.
Thursday, April 13, 2023