The ISN has long recognized the importance of research initiatives in advancing its mission for global kidney health.

We apply a collaborative approach to research, education, and advocacy to advance global clinical care more effectively.

Read more about ISN’s research activities via the pages to the left.

Access here the series Milestones in Nephrology and Breakthrough Discoveries focusing on influential research papers to mark ISN’s 60th Anniversary/developed in celebration of the 60th Anniversary of the ISN.

International Consensus Meeting

In October 2020, Kidney International published the International Consensus Definitions of Clinical Trial Outcomes for Kidney Failure: 2020 developed from the 1st International Consensus Meeting on Defining Kidney Failure in Clinical Trials hosted by the ISN in Vancouver, Canada.

The paper has been summarized into a slide deck and user guide for developing clinical trial protocols:

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