IPNA junior classes

IPNA Junior Classes provides an advanced teaching in pediatric nephrology as a joint action with Regional Societies.

IPNA council has decided on an educational program involving juniors in Pediatric Nephrology as one of the activities of IPNA Juniors Committee. It was decided as an IPNA joint activity with the regional societies.

Since the first IPNA-ESPN Master for Junior Classes in 2014 every year these joint classes have been organised. In these classes Pediatric Nephrology curriculum is followed and completed in a three-year cycle.  The lectures have been given by ESPN and IPNA teachers. The courses are accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) and was approved with 9-15 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). In the last 5 years 47-75 students /year attended these classes from all over the world, from approximately 30 different nations.  All students who attended the class have a final exam and 54 students who completed the 3-year program have graduated.

Not only ESPN but also IPNA -AsPNA Master for Junior Classes started in 2016 in New Delhi followed by Kuala Lumpur 2017 and Singapore in 2018 with great attendance and success.

Furthermore IPNA-AfPNA Master for Junior Classes also started in 2017 in Cairo. AfPNA has had 2 classes up to now with great attendance and great success as well.

Upcoming classes

Dear Colleagues

We cordially invite you to attend the IPNA-AsPNA Junior Master Class on “Renal Replacement Therapy for Acute Kidney Injury & Chronic Kidney Disease” being held on 9-10 September in Taipei, Taiwan. The master class precedes the XIV Asian Congress of Pediatric Nephrology (10-12 September). 

The optimal care of patients with acute kidney injury & CKD requires experience and expertise. The master class, for residents, fellows & pediatricians, will provide practical, yet comprehensive guidelines presented by leading international experts in this field. The master class will include lectures on epidemiology, management of dialyses, supportive care & nutrition. Other highlights includes a Joint Session with the IPNA Best Practice committee on 10 September.

Information regarding the master class is attached. There is no separate registration fee, and all participants of the Asian Congress of Pediatric Nephrology are invited to attend. For further information including the program, registration and accommodation, please refer to the website: https://acpn2020.com

Best wishes
Arvind Bagga

 IPNA-ASPNA MASTER FOR JUNIOR CLASSES

SEPTEMBER 9/10, 2020

TAIPEI

 IPNA-AfPNA MASTER FOR JUNIOR CLASSES

OCTOBER 1/2, 2020

CAIRO

IPNA-ESPN MASTER FOR JUNIOR CLASSES

SEPTEMBER 14/15, 2020

LJUBLJANA

Past classes

IPNA – AfPNA Junior classes

2nd IPNA-AFPNA MASTER FOR JUNIOR CLASSES

SEPTEMBER 13/14, 2018

CAIRO, EGYPT

1st IPNA-AFPNA MASTER FOR JUNIOR CLASSES

NOVEMBER 16/17, 2017

CAIRO, EGYPT

IPNA – ASPNA Junior classes

 IPNA-ASPNA MASTER FOR JUNIOR CLASSES

APRIL 6/7, 2019

NEW DELHI

IPNA – ESPN Junior classes

SECOND CYCLE – 3rd IPNA-ESPN MASTER FOR JUNIOR CLASSES

OCTOBER 15/16, 2019

VENICE, ITALY

SECOND CYCLE – 2nd IPNA-ESPN MASTER FOR JUNIOR CLASSES

OCTOBER 1/2, 2018

ANTALYA, TURKEY

SECOND CYCLE – 1st IPNA-ESPN MASTER FOR JUNIOR CLASSES

SEPTEMBER 5/6, 2017

GLASGOW

3rd IPNA-ESPN MASTER FOR JUNIOR CLASSES

OCTOBER 28/30, 2016

2nd IPNA-ESPN MASTER FOR JUNIOR CLASSES

SEPTEMBER 1/2, 2015

BRUSSELS

1st IPNA-ESPN MASTER FOR JUNIOR CLASSES

SEPTEMBER 16/17, 2014

PORTO

Prof. Dr. Rezan Topaloglu, Chair,IPNA Junior Class Committee
Prof. Dr. Pierre Cochat, Secretary General,IPNA
Prof. Dr. Rosanna Coppo, Secretary General,ESPN
Dr. Ana Teixeira, Junior Represent for ESPN