Committee for Kidney Health in Disadvantaged Populations (CKHDP) - an Advisory Committee of the International Society of Nephrology (ISN)

The mission of the Committee is to improve the renal health of disadvantaged communities, both in the developing and developed world, including ethnic and minority groups, that suffer disproportionally from kidney disease and its complications.

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WCN 2017 Satellite Symposium, 25-26 April, Santiago de Querétaro, Mexico

The CKHDP Committee organizes a Satellite Meeting to the World Congress of Nephrology 2017 (Mexico City). The 11th Conference on Kidney Disease in Disadvantaged Populations will be held in Santiago de Queretaro on the 25th and 26th of April 2017. Theme: “Poverty and Kidney Disease”. The goal of the symposium is to provide a platform to discuss and debate the latest advances in the area of Epidemiology, Prevention & Clinical Nephrology. The focus will be on renal problems linked to non-communicable diseases faced by racial and ethnic minorities, indigenous and migrant populations. The organizers are now calling for abstracts! (deadline 31 January). Early bird registration is possible until 15 February 2017. Click here for the satellite website.

Proceedings previous symposium

CKHDP has published the Proceedings of most of its satellite symposia. All proceedings are freely acccessible online through this website. The proceedings of the WCN2015 Satellite meeting in Cape Town have been published in Clinical Nephrology as an online supplement.

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