Dear Colleague,


We would like to invite you to attend the 37th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Philippine Society of Nephrology this coming March 29 to April 1, 2017.  This joint meeting with the International Society of Nephrology (ISN) will be attended by nephrology experts from the US, Australia, and Asia-Pacific. The theme of the meeting is “Translational Nephrology: Research outcomes to Clinical Applications. Our expert panel, local and international, will take the lead in the discussions. The talks will help translate important research outcomes into action that will address the means to improve care of the renal patient in the context of healthcare in a developing nation. The 3-day meeting will include lectures on a wide spectrum of renal diseases and their management.

ISN President Dr David Harris will be on hand to discuss how the ISN has been improving global nephrology. He will also share his experience in the management of CKD and Renal replacement therapy. Dr. Orson Moe from the University of Texas will give discussions on renal stone disease and uremic cardiovasculopathy. Dr Edgar Lerma from the University of Illinois will spearhead the discussions on Lipid Management and Bone Mineral Disorders in CKD.  Our experts from Asia, Dr Chan (HK) and Dr Liew (SG) will tackle on pressing issues on glomerulonephritis. bet

In addition, we shall also be hosting the 11th Annual Meeting of the Asian Forum of Chronic Kidney Disease Initatives (AFCKDI).  The AFCKDI meeting will bring together leading medical experts in renal health care from across Asia to discuss important issues in the prevention and management of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) in our region during the AFCKDI meeting on March 29. It will include a best-practice sharing of CKD programs by different representatives of participating countries.

We look forward to your attendance in this relevant scientific meeting.

For any questions or clarification, please do not hesitate to contact our secretariat at




Over-all Chair, 37th Annual Convention and Vice-President, PSN