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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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 2021 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.

ANZ PD Academy 2020

QT Canberra 1 London Cct, Canberra

This well developed academic course is offered to clinicians who are motivated to develop their PD program by challenging practice and improving patient outcomes in their unit. PD Academy provides essential insight into PD treatments based on the highest quality evidence based practice. You will learn from key opinion leaders about best treatment practices, infection prevention and patient selection.   […]

Extended (online) Congress on Peritoneal Dialysis – March to May 2020 (in Spanish)


Congreso Extendido: Diálisis Peritoneal redEMC, en conjunto con la Asociación Colombiana de Nefrología, y con la gestión educativa, informática y logística de EviMed, organiza este congreso extendido para profesionales y técnicos que asisten o desean asistir a pacientes en tratamiento de diálisis peritoneal. Con el apoyo de SLANH e ISPD. La actividad educativa online se da en el marco del […]

[Cancelled] ISN World Congress of Nephrology Abu Dhabi 2020

Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center (ADNEC) Khaleej Al Arabi Street, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi

The World Congress of Nephrology (WCN) is the annual scientific, educational and networking meeting of the International Society of Nephrology (ISN) and in 2020 is hosted together with the Emirates Medical Association of Nephrology Society (EMAN). The WCN features regionally relevant symposia, presentations, training programs and courses, and offers the latest science and state-of-the-art education in the field of nephrology. […]

Webinar: COVID19 and PD / Indian Subcontinent


REGISTER FOR THE WEBINAR HERE. The on-going COVID-19 pandemic has affected healthcare management worldwide especially nephrology. The high incidence of AKI and disruption in the management of patients with ESRD has stretched healthcare resources, both of the HCW and equipment availability. Peritoneal Dialysis is emerging as the ‘silver lining’ in helping tide this crisis. The eminent panel will be addressing […]

40th Annual Meeting of Korean Society of Nephrology (KSN 2020 – virtual meeting)

Under the theme of "Amazing kidney, 40 years of challenge & innovation future" KSN 2020 is preparing an international  virtual congress with sessions on hot topics and the most recent updates in various fields of nephrology. Joint symposia with related societies will be actively held including the KSN-APSN Joint CME course, KSN-KDIGO joint symposium, and KSN-TSN-JSDT joint symposium. We firmly believe that KSN 2020 will be […]

18th Asian Pacific Congress of Nephrology (APCN) 2020 – NEW DATES

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre Hong Kong

The 18th Asian Pacific Congress of Nephrology (APCN) will take place on 2-4 October, and will be held on an ONLINE ONLY format. Main theme: Combating CKD in the Asia Pacific: Local Strategies for a Global Problem Subthemes: Acute kidney injury Glomerulonephritis and intrinsic renal disease Chronic kidney disease: basic and clinical research Dialysis Transplantation The hybrid format will afford […]

[New dates] 7th Latin American Congress on Peritoneal Dialysis – 22nd Colombian Congress of Nephrology

Hotel Estelar Cartagena de Indias y Centro de Congresos Carrera 1, #11-116, Cartagena de Indias, Cartagena

                  The event has changed dates due to the COVID-19 crisis. Please find all the information on the following Letter from the Organisers. PROGRAM: Download here RELEVANT DATES Submission of abstracts (digital) a. Sept 1st, 2019: Reception of Abstracts is open b. December 15th, 2019: Deadline for reception of Abstracts c. February […]

USD $250

ISPD-EuroPD Joint Congress – New dates 28 Feb – 02 March, 2021

Virtual event

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, ISPD and EuroPD have decided to go full virtual for their Joint Congress to preserve the safety of our delegates, speakers and industry partners. We have fixed new dates: 28 Feb to March 02, 2021. Please contact us at This will be the largest gathering of PD experts in Europe and is expected to […]

58 ERA-EDTA Congress (Berlin and virtual)

CityCube Berlin Messedamm 22, Berlin

The 58th ERA-EDTA Congress will take place on June 5-8, 2021, and it will be hosted face-to-face in the city of Berlin (Germany) but also will be able to be attended in virtual format. More information on their website:

SLANH 2021 – XIX Congreso Latinoamericano de Nepfrología e Hipertensión

La Sociedad Latinoamericana de Nefrología e Hipertension (SLANH), acompañada de la Asociación Centroamericana y del Caribe de Nefrología e Hipertensión (ACECANH) y la Sociedad Panameña de Nefrología e Hipertensión (SPNH), celebrarán el congreso SLANH 2021 en versión ONLINE del 23 al 26 de junio de 2021. El evento se realizará en una plataforma de eventos virtuales amigable, interactiva y con […]