The International Society of Nephrology represents the interest of more than 8.000 healthcare professionals around the world. Your membership is critical to ISN’s vision of a future where all people have equitable access to sustainable kidney health.

Membership benefits

Your membership entitles you to a range of benefits across all areas of ISN activities: science, education and peer-to-peer exchange.

Science Education Peer-to-peer exchange
Read the lastest scientific information from ISN's peer-reviewed publications:
  • Kidney International (KI)
  • KI Supplements
  • KI reports(online only)
  • Seminars in Nephrology Seminars in Nephrology:
    publication is not automatically provided; when enrolling as member, you are requested to add it for an extra fee
Contribute to the scientific agenda

Access the ISN Academy and learn from extensive ISN produced e-learning resources and post-congress material.

Pay reduced registration fee to WCN, Frontiers and pre-congress courses

Eligibility to participate in Educational programs

Join colleagues from all over the world at ISN events and create a global network

Participate in online forums through the ISN Academy

Access the Members Directory

Vote Vote:
only Full members are entitled to vote and hold office.
on Society matters and elections

Avail the chance to influence the future of the society by participating in ISN supporting groupsSupporting groups:
committees, working groups and advisory groups

Membership categories

Category Benefits Price
Full ISN MemberFull member:
Available to those holding a medical degree, or scientists or allied health professionals holding a health-related doctoral degree.
ISN Journals,e-Academy, full access to programs, discount to events
  • Print and online: $260
  • Online access only: $230
Associate ISN MemberAssociate member:
Available to those individuals who do not qualify as Full members (e.g. AHP not holding health-related doctoral degree, or individuals interested in kidney disease).
e-Academy, access to programs, discount to events
  • $45

ISN Supported membership

Category Benefits Price
ISN traineesISN Trainees: The resident doctors in training. Traineeship recognized for 5 years ISN Journals,e-Academy, access to programs, discount to events 1st year free
2nd year $25
3rd-5th year $50
LIC members - Doctors ISN Journals,e-Academy, access to programs, discount to events ISN supported free access
LIC members - Associate members ISN Journals,e-Academy, access to programs, discount to events ISN supported free access
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Group Membership ISN Journals,e-Academy, access to programs, discount to events Click here for more information

Annual Subscriptions

Category Benefits Price
Full Journal Subscriber ISN journals
  • Print and online: $160
  • Online access only: $140
Full Academy Subscriber e-Academy $45

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