Registration will open in March 2018. Register by 5th July 2018 to take advantage of the  early-bird registration rates. Full registrations include 3 days of ASM sessions,  the welcome reception and the Gala Dinner.

Sponsors & Exhibitors

The ANZSN ASM is the premier event for the renal care sector in the Australasian region. Supporting the meeting will provide your organisation with a number of key benefits.


This meeting is a gathering of leading experts in the renal care sector. The program will highlight emerging research and trends in the field.  The call for abstracts closes strictly at midnight  4th May.

Invitation to Attend

On behalf of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology’s President, the Scientific Program and Education Committee (SPEC) and the Local Organising Committee, we invite you to the 54th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology, to be held from 8th to 12th September 2018 in Sydney.

The 2018 Australian New Zealand Society of Nephrology Annual Scientific Meeting is endorsed by the International Society of Nephrology.

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Sponsors will be recognised as keen and vital supporters of the field. Full the full list of sponsorship and exhibition opportunities at the meeting click here. To receive an alert sign up to the Mailing List.


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14 Darling Dr
Sydney, NSW 2000

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The 2017 Special Issue Nephrology Journal is available online
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Plenary Speakers & Committee Members

Keynote Speakers

  • Professor Minnie Sarwal
    Professor of Surgery, with joint appointments in Medicine and Pediatrics, Director of Precision Transplant Medicine at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF)
  • Professor David Kavanagh
    Professor of Complement Therapeutics, Honorary Consultant Nephrologist, National Renal Complement Therapeutics Centre
    United Kingdom
  • Professor David Jayne
    Professor of Clinical Autoimmunity at the School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge, UK

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Local Organising Committee

  • Dr Martin Gallagher (chair)
    Director, Renal Division, The George Institute For Global Health


  • Dr Amanda Mather
    Medicine, Northern Clinical School, The University of Sydney
  • Dr Sradha Kotwal
    Prince Of Wales Hospital & The George Institute For Global Health
  • Dr Richard Phoon
    Medicine, Westmead Clinical School, The University of Sydney

Scientific Program and Education Committee

  • Professor Francesco Ierino (Chair)
    Director Of Nephrology, St Vincent’s Health
  • Dr Carolyn Clark
  • A/Professor Martin Gallagher
  • Dr Wai Lim
  • Dr Robert MacGinley
  • Dr Andrew Mallett
  • Professor Jacqueline Phillips
  • A/Professor Gopi Rangan
  • A/Professor Greg Tesch
  • Dr Peter Trnka
  • A/Professor Angela Webster
  • Dr Muh Geot Wong

Participating in the ASM

Participation is open to all persons interested in nephrology. Professionals from a range of fields will be attending the ASM including:

  • Nephrologists
  • Senior scientists
  • Trainees in nephrology
  • Scientists undertaking higher degrees
  • Allied health professionals


The ASM is hosted by Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology.

The aims of the Society are to promote and support the study of the kidney and urinary tract in health and disease, and to ensure the highest professional standards for the practice of nephrology in Australia and New Zealand.

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