The aim of the Society is to promote research knowledge of paediatric nephrology through teaching, scientific meetings and other methods, for the benefit of children with renal disease.

 

Officers:

Secretary General Rosanna Coppo (Italy)
Assistant Secretary
Elena Levtchenko (Belgium)
Treasurer Dieter Haffner (Germany) 
Council Members Johan van de Walle (Belgium)
Detlef Böckenhauer (UK)
Giovanni Montini (Italy)
Marijan Saraga (Croatia)
Anna Bjerre (Norway) 
Eric Girardin (Switzerland) 
Stefanie Weber (Germany)
Fatoş Yalçınkaya (Turkey)
President elect Alberto Caldas (Portugal)
Representatives on the IPNA council Rosanna Coppo ex Officio (Italy)
Emma Francesco (Italy)
György Reusz (Hungary)
Dieter Haffner (Germany)
Detlef Bockenhauer (United Kingdom)
Anna Bjerre (Norway)
Rezan Topaloglu (Turkey)

What's new on the website:

Opportunity for PhD training over 3 years at HOROS. For further information click here.

The French Society for Pediatric Nephrology is offering the opportunity for two young (< 35yo) European medical trainees, to participate in its annual meeting (including travel, accomodation and fees). Candidates are invited to submit an abstract. The authors of the two best abstracts will be given the opportunity to present their work during the meeting.
Abstracts should be submitted to gwenaelle.roussey@chu-nantes.fr
Deadline for submission: 01 October, 2014.

Click here for information about a ADPKiDs study of ADPKD.

Click here if you would like to take part in a genome-wide association study of HSPN and IgAN

Members are invited to go to the Members area where they can access over 15 papers published by the ESPN/ERA-EDTA Registry.  The ESPN/ERA-EDTA also invites pediatric nephrologists to work on the registry data. Topics could include, but are not limited to, nephronopthisis, the cardiovascular risk profile, and regional variation in FSGS. Funding possibilities are available. Karlijn van Stralen at K.J.vanStralen@amc.uva.nl 


Trainee paediatric nephrologists are invited to take a look at the new Young Nephrologists Platform on the ERA-EDTA website. Click here.

Members please make sure your  subscriptions are paid - click here.

If you wish to join the PEDNEPH forum then e mail your details to pedneph-request@lists.uchicago.edu

Members Area
Certain parts of the website are now restricted to paid up and honorary members of the ESPN. These include minutes of meetings, newsletters, slides from talks given at annual meetings and members' contact details.
If you are a member and have not received a username and password, contact Flap Tour.

Click here to go to the members area.

Please note that ESPN membership can now be combined with IPNA membership. Click here for more information.

Click here for a list of all previous Secretary Generals/Assistant Secretaries and Council Members.
Click here for details about the Education Committee.
Click here for an expenses claim form.

ESPN/ERA-EDTA Registry:
Click here to go to the Registry web site.
Recently two papers from the ESPN/ERA-EDTA registry were published, one in Kidney International and the other in CJASN.

Newsletters: July 2013


Website:

This website is edited by Graham Smith. 
If members wish to post something on the website please e mail details Graham Smith at smithgc@cardiff.ac.uk.