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World Congress of Nephrology (WCN)


The International Society of Nephrology’s (ISN) biennial World Congress of Nephrology (WCN) ‘Sustainability and Diversity’ will be held in Hong Kong from May 31 – June 4, 2013.

The ISN World Congress of Nephrology is the leading biennial educational event in international nephrology, attracting attendance from the worldwide nephrology community, including physicians, academicians, and clinical and basic researchers, as well as other healthcare professionals involved in multidisciplinary nephrology care.

This edition of the World Congress of Nephrology (WCN 2013) will again feature a groundbreaking program with world renowned faculty, authoritative and innovative keynote lectures, scientific theme tracks (Aetiology and Pathogenesis of Kidney Disease, Acute Kidney Injury, Chronic Kidney Disease, Conditions Associated with CKD, and Renal Replacement Therapy), industry luncheon symposia, poster sessions, an integrated industry exhibition, and last but not least magnificent social networking events full of culture and culinary delights.

The International Society of Nephrology (ISN) connects science and humanitarian efforts. Through education, ISN is reaching out to global medical communities, giving them the knowledge and support to reduce the impact of kidney disease worldwide. Since ISN’s first congress in 1960, WCN has provided vital guidance and support to advancing nephrology around the world.

WCN 2013 is an International Society of Nephrology event hosted by the Hong Kong Society of Nephrology (HKSN) and in partnership with the Asian Pacific Society of Nephrology (APSN).

For more information: www.wcn2013.org