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Congress Bulletin No. 4, March 2017


Just a few days left to submit Late Breaking Clinical Trials abstracts


ERA-EDTA will consider abstracts related to unpublished clinical trials for a special “Late breaking clinical trials” session. The following trials will be considered for evaluation if they comply with the required characteristics:
- a prospective randomised intervention in renal patients (medications, education, dietetics, physiotherapy, etc…), including at least 100 patients;
- a prospective observational study, including at least 500 patients;
- approved by an institutional ethical committee;
- not previously reported or published.
Abstracts may be accepted as oral communications or posters, after regular evaluation by the review committee.
The LBCT abstracts can be submitted through the congress website until March 27, 2017.


Preliminary Programme


The preliminary scientific programme is available online. You can find the programmes of the scientific sessions, such as Plenary Lectures, Symposia, Mini Lectures, Special and Joint Symposia, CME Courses.


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Special discounts are applied for congress delegates.


TNT Renal 2017


Do you want to become a nephrologist or a dietitian trained comprehensively in nutrition?
Now you can. Register for the TNT Renal, the first ever international course in nutrition designed for this purpose. This is a 2-days course which covers the pathophysiology, prevention and treatment of protein energy wasting in kidney disease. The course has been designed and is led by renowned experts from ISRNM, furthermore it is endorsed by the ERA-EDTA. Participants will be provided a certificate issued by the ISRNM if they complete a post-test successfully. Do not miss the opportunity to attend this course: register immediately as places are limited!


Beware of Unofficial Websites

Please be aware that there are unofficial websites that can turn up  in search engine results that offer housing and registration  for the 54th ERA-EDTA Congress but that are not linked in any way to ERA-EDTA.   Please make sure to book your housing and congress membership only through the official 54th ERA-EDTA Congress website at www.era-edta2017.org


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