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Tuesday, 10 February 2015 00:00

ISPD Fellowship Program: Application deadline: March 31, 2015

Join the ISN-ISPD Session at WCN 2015 in Cape Town. Read more...

V Congress of the ISPD Latin America Chapter 2015
Montevideo, Uruguay 9-11 April, 2015

ISPD Membership Management Transition 2015
The Society is in the process of revamping its membership portal, a process which we expect to have completed by March 31, 2015. Between now and that time it will not be possible to process new or renewed memberships.
The ISPD will keep you updated on the process and infrom you as soon as the new membership portal is ready. For any questions, please contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

The ISPD endorses the Dialysis Decision Aid Booklet from Kidney Research UK, a document which accurately describes PD and encourages patients to make an informed decision about dialysis modality.

Please note that applications received in September will exceptionally be evaluated in the Fellowship application session of March 2015.

The ISPD welcoms new President Prof. Philip K.T. Li - Read the President's message.

IMPENDIA STUDY now available on NAC Research


SYL Project: a partnership to deliver acute kidney injury in the developing world
Click here to read

Saving Young Lives in Ghana

Article from the ISN News - November issue

News on Saving Young Lives Project (SYL)
The Saving Young Lives project is a partnership between ISPD, ISN, IPNA and SKCF.

Peritoneal Dialysis in the Anuric Patient  by Joanne Bargman (ISPD President) Watch the video.
Presented at the World Congress of Nephrology 2013 in Hong Kong under the Peritoneal Dialysis course session.

The Peritoneal Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study (PDOPPS) is designed to advance the understanding of optimal practices for PD patients worldwide and to reduce barriers to PD use. Our hope is that the study will increase the appropriate use of PD, extend technique survival, and improve quality of life for PD patients. Click Here to learn more...

ISPD Guidelines now available in Portuguese
A collaboration with the Brazilian Society of Nephrology and the Latin American Society of Nephrology and Hypertension.

European Training & Research in PD (EuTRiPD)
An exciting initiative funded by the European Union. EuTRiPD' s scientific goal is  to advance the current state of the art in PD by carrying out bench to bedside research, focused on the identification of biomarkers and interventions that promote survival and function of the peritoneal membrane.

Insertion of Tenckhoff Catheter with the Seldinger technique
Please take a look at a video on the insertion of a Tenckhoff Catheter with the Seldinger technique. With Portuguese subtitles. This has been recently published on the ISN Education portal.

Guidelines Now Translated »
The ISPD team along with the cooperation with other organizations are now translating the guidelines into Chinese, French and other languages to better serve our international members.

New Pediatric Guidelines »
We have updated a few of the pediatric ISPD guidelines. It is our goal to continue to update these guidelines as they are released and approved.


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