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13th International Podocyte Conference: July 27-31, 2021 – The University of Manchester, UK & Online

Save the date for the 13th International Podocyte meeting, open to participants from all over the world.

There will be 3 sections to the meeting as follows:

  1. Pre-meeting focused on early career researchers (Tuesday, July 27)
    • Models to investigate podocyte biology.
    • Podocyt-omics: big data, big discoveries?
    • Round table discussions: What is left there to discover?
    • How to be successful Podocyte Researcher
  2. Main meeting: Bridging basic and translational research (Wednesday, July 28 – Friday, July 30)
    • 3 Keynote Talks
      • RNA sequencing and the kidney cell atlas
      • A systems approach to adhesion signalling
      • Human kidney organoids in perspective
    • 12 Plenary Sessions including invited talks and selected abstracts.
  3. Patient-focused meeting: Communicating research (Saturday, July 31)
    Highlights include:

    • The Podocyte Conference film
    • Introduction to patient groups and the podocyte connection between them
    • Nutrition from kidney dieticians and chefs and exercise from Kidney Beam
    • Breakout sessions and expert panels

Agnes Fogo, The ISN President, will be participating in the pre-meeting section on July 27.

To learn more about the program and the speakers, click here.

The event offers free registrations to low and middle income countries.

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