Who can become a member?

IPNA membership requirements:

  1. A member may reside anywhere in the world.
  2. A member must have an active interest in pediatric nephrology and be medically qualified.
  3. Members of Regional and/or National Pediatric Nephrology Societies will be eligible for IPNA membership.
  4. All individuals seeking membership will apply directly to IPNA. Read the IPNA Constitution

Your benefits as IPNA member

Print and electronic versions

of the journal “Pediatric Nephrology” including online journal archive. For more information, click here.

25% textbook discount

on all English-language Springer Books.


dedicated to members.

Free online access

to the European Journal of Pediatrics and International Urology and Nephrology.

IPNA online services

Educational items, collected and categorized published educational articles, self-assessment questions, teaching courses, guidelines and materials, forum (also know as a online discussion board), fellowship program, membership directory

IPNA Regular Membership

1 year subscription fee

$ 175

(renewal or new subscription)

2 years subscription fees

$ 350

(renewal or new subscription)

Pediatric Nephrology IPNA Journal

  • 12 issues per year (online by default and print upon request)
  • Editorial Commentaries
  • Reviews and Grand Round Presentations
  • Letters to the Editors
  • Rapid Communications
  • Brief Reports
  • Teaching Section
  • Online First!

→ Visit the Springer website

→ Access to journal from this page (IPNA members only)


For any further information, please contact the IPNA Office at office [at] ipna-online.org