9th Congress of the International Pediatric Transplant Association (IPTA 2017)
May 27-30, 2017 / Barcelona - SPAIN
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ISN World Congress of Nephrology 2017
IPNA supports the World Kidney Day
Each year, IPNA encourages such an action by providing USD 5,000 to one pediatric nephrology center from a developing country throughout the World.
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Congress Award Nomination
The Awards Ceremony is scheduled on Friday 23 from 08:30 to 09:00.
Click here to see who will be the recipients.
IPNA supports the World Bedwetting Day
World Bedwetting Day is initiated and supported by the World Bedwetting
Day Steering Committee, which consists of the International Children’s
Continence Society (ICCS) and the European Society for Paediatric Urology
(ESPU) along with professional groups from across the globe
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Saving Young Lives Project
A partnership to deliver care of
Acute Kidney injury in the
CME program in Dakar: the First International
African Dialysis Conference: over 350 attendees;
SYL sponsored 7 individuals from 6 West African
countries to discuss the challenges, successes, and
initiatives they have undert
aken to expand PD in
their countries. The program was exciting,
interactive, and informative. ISPD, in conjunction
with ISN and IPNA, endorsed and sponsored the
conference. The expanding use of PD in West
Africa to treat AKI, as well as for ESRD (in cente
such as Senegal), was indeed encouraging to learn
about. Over 200 patients with AKI have been
treated with PD in Africa as part of the SYL
program with8 mortality rates of about 30%.
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Cystinosis Research Foundation - $2.0 million available for new grants (3)
The Cystinosis Research Foundation is pleased to announce its Fall 2015 call for research proposals and fellowships. They are accepting applications for research studies and for the Post-Doctoral Cystinosis Research Fellowship Program. Their goal is to fund the best and most promising research in the world in an effort to ensure that better treatments and a cure for cystinosis are found as soon as possible.
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