BRS VA & VASBI Definitions of Cannulation Techniques

New and specific definitions of the different cannulation techniques that can be used on AVF and AVGs These are soon to be part of the larger Cannulation Recommendations that are being worked on and will also be part of MAGIC (Managing Access by Generating Improvements in Cannulation), which is the vascular access …

BRS Developing UK Renal Nurse Association

British Renal Society to develop first UK Renal Nurse Association Vice Presidents of the British Renal Society are leading on the formation of a UK Renal Nurse Association. At present, a formal renal nurse association does not exist, meaning there is no single voice representing either registered or non-registered nurses …

Young Adult Activity Weekend

If you’re 18-30 and have had a kidney transplant or have a chronic kidney condition or are on dialysis you can come and enjoy an action packed FREE weekend at Ilam Hall Youth Hostel. Ilam Hall is an impressive country house in the heart of the Peak District. • Meet …

ANSA Conference 2017

ANSA are proud to announce the launch of their 17th Annual Conference ’21st Century Person Centred Anaemia Management’. The conference is taking place at Austin Court, Birmingham on 12 May 2017. The ANSA executive committee have put together a very exciting and thought provoking programme and we look forward to …

World Kidney Day in the UK

  Help us unite with one powerful voice for World Kidney Day 2017 by organising an activity or event on 9 March to draw public attention to the importance of kidney health, what can be done to protect kidneys before disease strikes, and to assist patients who already have kidney …

Your chance to suggest a session for BRS2017

For BRS 2017 we are formally inviting competitive applications for allocated slots within the program. This can be a seminar, symposium or CPD session. The theme this year is ‘Tackling Inequalities in Kidney Care’ although the sessions do not have to be specific topics fitting within this theme may have priority. If you or your team are also considering submitting an abstract please make it clear within the application.