About ipna-online.org

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The International Pediatric Nephrology Association (IPNA) is a global organization dedicated to advancing the field of pediatric nephrology. It brings together healthcare professionals, researchers, and educators who specialize in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of kidney diseases in children.

IPNA aims to promote the highest standards of care for children with kidney disorders and improve their overall health outcomes. The association facilitates international collaboration and knowledge exchange among its members through conferences, workshops, and publications.

IPNA supports research initiatives to enhance the understanding of pediatric kidney diseases and develop innovative treatment approaches. It also advocates for the needs of children with kidney disorders on a global scale, promoting awareness, education, and access to quality care.

The organization plays a crucial role in training the next generation of pediatric nephrologists, providing educational resources and opportunities for professional development. IPNA also works to improve pediatric nephrology services in underserved regions through various outreach programs and partnerships.

In summary, IPNA is a leading international association focused on pediatric nephrology, working towards advancing research, promoting excellence in clinical care, and advocating for children with kidney diseases worldwide.

Journal access

  • Covers all aspects of acute and chronic diseases that affect renal function in children, as well as on hypertension and fluid and electrolyte metabolism
  • 2018 Impact Factor 2,816
  • IPNA Members are granted by access to full journal archive – access here
  • Every month, IPNA gives everyone free access to one article. Please click here to read this month’s article.


IPNA is a global, 501(c)3 nonprofit charitable organization that works to disseminate knowledge about kidney disease in children in the areas where care is needed most. “Optimal care for all children with kidney disease” is IPNA´s vision.

Our mission is to lead the global efforts to successfully address the care for all children with Kidney disease through advocacy, education, and training.

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