ISSRP 2013

We are pleased to announce the third CME accredited International Summer School of Renal Pathology to be held at the University of Bari, Italy, from 10th to 21st June, 2013. An endorsement request has been submitted to the Renal Pathology Society (RPS), the European Renal Association-European Renal Dialysis and Transplant Association (ERA-EDTA), the International Society of Nephrology (ISN) and the Italian Society of Nephrology (SIN). Fellowships are available to cover some of the costs of the course (see fellowship announcement and registration form below).

The course will be organized in three parts:

native kidney diseases

transplant kidney diseases

› molecular nephropathology

The course will include:

- formal lectures (32 hours)

- independent review of 200 cases (32 hours)

- small group case study with instructor (group = 12 students) (9 hours/ group)

- small group electron microscopy room (group = 3 students) (12 hours total)

- technical aspects: laboratories for small groups (12 hours total)

- Clinical-pathologic conferences (4 hours)

Course Directors:

Laura Barisoni, MD, Miami Univ., FL, USA

Loreto Gesualdo, MD, Univ. of Bari, Italy

Surya V. Seshan, MD, Cornell Univ., NY, USA

Faculty: International faculty from RPS