The ISPD Calendar of events compiles the most relevant events for PD professionals taking place all over the world. It includes the events organised by ISPD and the events that our society has endorsed.

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The ISPD 2024 congress will take place in Dubai, 26-29 September 2024.

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Year Round Endorsed Educational Programs

The ISPD has endorsed two industry-supported educational programs, organised by two of our Corporate Members:

The Advanced Renal Education Program (AREP) Home Dialysis Workshops 2022 are organised by Fresenius Medical Care. Information about dates, program and registration links are available on this LINK.

The PD Academy SEA HCP Education Program is a comprehensive peritoneal dialysis (PD) training program organized by Baxter for both doctors and nurses. The PD Academy curriculum was developed by an expert faculty from the Southeast Asia Peritoneal Dialysis Network. Details of the course and registration are available on this LINK.

Home Dialysis Academy of Excellence (HDAE) Annual Symposium

  Home Dialysis Academy of Excellence (HDAE) is an educational, immersion program created through a collaboration between Stanford Medicine, the University of California Davis Health and Satellite Healthcare. HDAE is designed to provide Nephrology Fellows with a wide and deep understanding of the value and application of home dialysis as a therapeutic option to promote health and wellness for people […]

Peritoneal Dialysis Karachi Symposium 2022

The purpose of this 3 days symposium is to promote awareness and knowledge about peritoneal dialysis among nephrologists, nephrology postgraduate trainees; and dialysis Nursing staff in Pakistan. We anticipate that this symposium will provide a forum for nephrologists and dialysis technicians from all parts of the country to increase their knowledge and develop strategies and capacities for growing the peritoneal […]

II Annual Course on Evolving PD: Creating a sustainable PD programme for the future


Baxter organises its second anual course on Evolving PD: Creating a sustainable PD programme for the future. The webinars will take place over 3 days on November 15th, 16th and 17th from 4 pm to 6.30 pm CET. (Download the program). Register today to participate in the discussion on how to create a sustainable PD Program for the future during […]

ANZ PD Academy 2022 (hybrid event)

PARKROYAL Parramata 30 Philip Street, Parramata, NSW, Australia

SUSTAIN THE ACTION – TODAY & BEYOND The ANZ PD Academy is a two-day academic course designed to help renal clinicians develop a sound knowledge of the principles of PD. The course is not affiliated with any particular institution or hospital. Please note that to ensure the safety of all and not put any undue pressure on an already stretched […]

EMANT Conference 2022 – RRT

Conrad Dubai Sheikh Zayed Rd - Trade Centre - Trade Centre 1, Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Since its founding in 2014, the Middle East Chapter of ISPD has been partnering with EMANT to hold an ISPD-Endorsed pre-congress PD workshop as part of the Emirates Medical Association - Nephrology and Transplantation 2022 Conference on Renal Replacement Therapies. The EMANT 2022 Conference's program is CME-approved. Registration: Abstract Submission:    

World Congress of Nephrology 2023 (WCN’23) – Bangkok, Thailand

The World Congress of Nephrology (WCN) is the annual scientific, educational, and networking meeting of the International Society of Nephrology. The WCN features regionally-relevant symposia, presentations, training programs, and courses, offering the latest science and state-of-the-art education in nephrology. The ISN World Congress of Nephrology 2023 (WCN’23) will be jointly organized alongside the 21st Asian Pacific Congress of Nephrology (APCN’23). […]

Update Course of Peritoneal Dialysis – Portugal, 15th Edition

Annual meeting of the Portuguese Society of Nephrology aiming to provide a timely, comprehensive, and thorough update in the field of PD, for the practicing nephrologist, trainees with previous PD exposition, or clinicians working with uremic patients. They welcome pediatric nephrologists, internists, ad general practitioners. New themes are annually proposed to attract both new and recurrent participants. At their 15th […]

60th ERA Congress (Milan & Virtual)

MiCo – Milano Convention Centre Viale Eginardo, 7, Milan, Lombardia, Italy

The 60th ERA Congress will take place on June 15-18, 2023 in Milan (Italy) and Virtual. More information on the official website: ERA Congress 2022 (Milan and Virtual)

1st Cuban Course on Interventional Nephrology

Organized and accredited by the University of Medical Sciences in Holguín, for a total of 5 CME credits. The course has been scheduled for September 4th-16th, to be held at the Hospital Clínico Quirúrgico de Holguín, with a hybrid methodology (online curriculum + hands-on training). This course is going to be the first initiative in developing Interventional Nephrology in Cuba, […]

ISPD Asia Pacific Chapter Meeting 2023 – New Delhi

Pullman Hotel Aerocity New Delhi Asset No 02, Gmr Hospitality District, IGI Rd, Aerocity, Airport,, New Delhi, India

Peritoneal dialysis is a well-recognized and accepted modality of dialysis with results comparable to or better than haemodialysis, at least in the first couple of years. Nevertheless, South Asia lags behind other countries in the Asia Pacific region especially China and Thailand, in spite of local manufacturing and PD being cheaper than HD. There are several reasons, some of which […]