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World Kidney Day 2018

World Kidney Day aims to raise awareness of the importance of our kidneys to our overall health and to reduce the frequency and impact of kidney disease and its associated health problems worldwide.

Celebrated on the second Thursday in March, the mission of World Kidney Day is to raise awareness of the importance of our kidneys to our overall health and to reduce the frequency and impact of kidney disease and its associated health problems worldwide.

If detected early, Chronic Kidney Diseases can be treated–thereby reducing other complications and dramatically reduce the growing burden of deaths and disability from chronic renal and cardiovascular disease worldwide.
History of World Kidney Day

World Kidney Day started in 2006 and has not stopped growing ever since. Every year, the campaign highlights a particular theme.

For more information: www.worldkidneyday.org

National Congress of Nephrology, XIth Edition

September 26th-28th 2019, Constanta

Given the prevalence in growing chronic disease and ongoing worldwide concern regarding early detection, monitoring and treatment of their National Society of Nephrology has proposed to promote and present the latest advances in nephrology, dialysis and kidney transplants.

The most important scientific event organized by the National Society of Nephrology is the National Congress of Nephrology, whose program includes a wide range of topics, with a high scientific value, presented by internationally renowned lecturers.

During 3 days in a setting carefully organized and backed by a high performance event management team, foreign guests and professors elite Romanian doctors show the updates in nephrology.

Prof. Liliana Tuță

President, Romanian Society of Nephrology

Details on www.congresnefrologie.ro.

Iasi Transplant Forum

European Course on Kidney Transplantation „Right Organ for the Right Patient” is due to take place on June, 7th-8th, 2018, at International Hotel Iaşi – Romania.

Read more here.

Nephro-Geriatrics Conference, Second Edition

October 4-5, 2018, Bucharest

The objective of this conference is to deliver academic and updated information in nephro-geriatrics for its practical use for assisting elderly patients.

This conference will be the most updated academic work in nephrogeriatrics, and the first one performed interdisciplinary by nephrologists and geriatricians for aiding general practitioners and specialists (nephrologists, urologists, internal medicine, cardiologist and geriatricians) in their clinical work.

Participants: specialists, fellows and residents in nephrology, urology, geriatric medicine, internal medicine, cardiology and family medicine.

Details on www.nefrogeriatrica.ro.

Personalized genomics in Pediatric Nephrology

Personalized genomics in Pediatric Nephrology: from the lab bench to the bedside

17-18 november 2017, Bucharest, Romania

TOPICS:
· Nephrotic Syndrome, Immunology, Genetics
· Systemic Lupus Erythematosus management, pathology
· CRISPR Cas9 in LUPUS
· Arterial Hypertension Genetics and management
· Thrombotic Microangiopathy
· Complement Genetics
· Renal Malformations – Genetics matter
· Nephrocalcinosis genetics
· Henoch–Schönlein purpura nephritis, registry and genetics
· Cystinosis: practical tools for diagnosis and treatment. Hyperoxaluria, Cystinuria
· Fabry Disease: Genetics, Pathophysiology, Treatment
· Genetic disorders of phosphate regulation
· The kidney and mitochondrial cytopathies
· Renal Tubular DisordersCritical Care Nephrology

For information and registration please follow www.sepnwg.ro