Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology

 Upcoming Conferences and Meetings 

Please click here to see the ANZSN Annual calendar of education courses and conferences 

 

 

Online INCH HD patient workshop

Option 1 Thursday 24 September 2020 7pm - 8.30pm 
Option 2 Friday 25 September 2020 12:30pm - 2pm 

This online workshop aims to inform the design of the The INCremental dialysis to improve Health outcomes in people initiating HaemoDialysis (INCH-HD) trial, a multinational randomised controlled trial coordinated by the Australasian Kidney Trials Network.

The online 90 minute workshop will be held 24th and 25th September 2020 and patients can register their interest on http://beatckd.org/inch-hd/.  All attendees will be reimbursed $50.

We kindly ask clinicians to please share this information with their suitable patients. For more information please see attachment here.

40th Annual Meeting of Korean Society of Nephrology - KSN

25 - 27 September 2020 - FULLY VIRTUAL MEETING

Early registration closes 17 September 2020

Please click here for more details

Acute Kidney Injury Webinar 

29 September 2020 

bioMerieux will be holding a webinar on Acute Kidney Injury on Tuesday, 29th September 2020 at 3:30-5:00pm. 

The webinar will be an educational session for all Intensivists and Nephrologists and is designed to create awareness of Acute Kidney Injury and to discuss the role that biomarkers can play to help with both diagnosis and managing AKI. For more information please see the attached flyer

APCN 2020 - 18th Asian Pacific Congress of Nephrology - fully virtual 

2-4 October 2020 

Join the first VIRTUAL APCN 2020 and enjoy the discount rate for Online Registration!

The online registration deadline has been extended to 25 September 2020.  The online registration link can be found herePlease read the full scientific program here.

COVID-19 Canadian Society of Nephrology and ANZSN Webinar

Wednesday 7 October 8AM-9:30AM (AEDT)

Plans are far advanced in holding a webinar to share experiences of the COVID-19 pandemic from a renal point of view between our Canadian colleagues and ourselves. I am hoping that this will be a real two-way dialogue and potentially the start of a series of webinars together. Please block off this date and time.

RACP and ANZSN Webinar series

The next presentation is being held on 13 October, 2020 06:00 PM Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney. 

Obstetric Medicine presented by Professor Lawrie McMahon. Please register in advance for this webinar here

This webinar is part of the Specialty Society Webinar Service pilot that is being undertaken by the Royal Australasian College of Physicians in partnership with its affiliated specialty societies.

Virtual ANZSN Education Workshop for Nephrology Advanced Trainees 

17-18 October 2020

With our Advanced and Basic Courses cancelled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we’ve put together a virtual education workshop to assist Advanced Trainees meet their learning objectives.  
The Education Workshop will be held via ZOOM on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 October 2020 (9.30am to 3.30pm AEDT) 

Thank you to our Platinum Society Sponsors - AstraZeneca and Fresenuis Medical Care.

Register for this virtual workshop by following the link here

Virtual 2020 ANZSN Annual Scientific Meeting and Nephrology and Transplantation Update Course -  History in the making! 

30 November – 2 December 2020

This year we will hold a fully virtual ASM and Nephrology and Transplantation Update Course (held from 28 – 29 November 2020). This event has been officially endorsed by the International Society of Nephrology. 

Key dates are:

Early Bird registrations close 7 October 2020 - click here to register

Joint meeting of the Kidney in Health and Disease Network and Renal Scientists Group of the Australian and New Zealand Society Of

Nephrology  

11-12 December 2020

Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand

Please click here for more details  

2021 WCN - International Society of Nephrology  

15-18 April 2021

Montreal Canada

Abstract submission deadline - 18 November 2020

Please find details attached

If members are contemplating attending any international conference, we recommend that they review the information relevant to your destination at https://www.smartraveller.gov.au/ or https://www.safetravel.govt.nz/. Both these websites provide up to date advice to support safe travel overseas for Australians and New Zealanders.

20th International Vasculitis and ANCA Workshop  

18-21 April 2021

Dublin, Ireland

Please click here for more details. 

If members are contemplating attending any international conference, we recommend that they review the information relevant to your destination at https://www.smartraveller.gov.au/ or https://www.safetravel.govt.nz/. Both these websites provide up to date advice to support safe travel overseas for Australians and New Zealanders.

APCN 2021 - Change of date 

18-22 August 2021

Pattaya, Thailand

More details to follow 

If members are contemplating attending any international conference, we recommend that they review the information relevant to your destination at https://www.smartraveller.gov.au/ or https://www.safetravel.govt.nz/. Both these websites provide up to date advice to support safe travel overseas for Australians and New Zealanders.

SAVE THE DATE!! - Update and Transplantation Course

28 - 29 August 2021

Adelaide Convention Centre

More details to follow  

SAVE THE DATE!! - 56th ANZSN Annual Scientific Meeting 

30 August - 1 September 2021

Adelaide Convention Centre

More details to follow  

2021 DNT Workshop - THIS MEETING HAS BEEN POSTPONED 

The 2021 DNT will be held the Sunday prior to the 2021 ASM 

29 August 2021

Adelaide Convention Centre

Details to follow  

Cancellation of the ISPD Asia Pacific Chapter Meeting 2021 

21-23 October 2021

Bali, Indonesia

With the COVID-19 pandemic, forseeable difficulties of travel, and multiple international conferences in the coming year, the ISPD Asia Pacific Chapter and the Indonesian Society of Nephrology have come to the mutual agreement that the 10th Asia Pacific Chapter Meeting of the International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis, originally scheduled for 21-23 October 2021, in Bali, Indonesia, will be cancelled.