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Calcium kidney stones in 2017

Nephrology and Urology departments of CHU Brugmann, Brussels (Belgium), are proud to announce the 2017 symposium on kidney stones and mineral metabolism.

With the collaboration of :

  • Prof. Khashayar Sakhaee from Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Mineral Metabolism, Charles and Jane Pak Center for Mineral Metabolism and Clinical Research, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
  • Prof. Michel Daudon from Service d’Explorations Fonctionnelles de l’Hôpital Tenon, Paris, France

Our invited guest :

Prof. Giovanni Gambaro

We are pleased and honored by the participation of Prof. Giovanni Gambaro from Catholic University, Rome, Italy as an expert speaker and chairman. Prof. Gambaro is a director of Nephrology and Dialysis division in Columbus‐Gemelli University Hospital. He is a specialist in many areas of kidney stones diseases and complications related to nephrolithiasis.

One of his strength is medullary nephrocalcinosis, and he has several publications on this topic, form pathogenesis to genetics and management. He is also delegate of the ERA‐EDTA and full member of the Scientific Board of the EULIS (Urolithiasis section of the European Urological Association). He is coordinator of the Italian Society of Nephrology commission for CME and professional training Chair of the Scientific Committee of the 2013 Congress of the Italian Society of Nephrology, Florence.

Prof. Gambaro is a clinician and researcher with remarkable scientific activities (more than 200 papers (Pubmed), 150 of which published in international journals, among which New Engl J Med, Lancet,… ). He is editor in chief of the Giornale Italiano di Nefrologia, official journal of the Italian Society of Nephrology and Member of the editorial board of J. Nephrology, Urol Res.

Program :

Don't miss out on the latest clinical practices and research in kidney stones. Be part of the exciting scientific sessions !

Practical information :

Place : Auditorium PP Lambert, CHU Brugmann, Place Arthur van Gehuchten 4, 1020 Brussels, Belgium
Date : Thursday 7 & friday 8 december 2017
Contact : Isabelle Poplemont – Tel. +32 (0)2 477.39.26
Hotel accomodation : We suggest to stay at the Hotel Bloom or Motel One. Reservations must be made directly with the hotel.

Registration :

Registration fees (lunch and dinner included) :

  • Specialists : 95€
  • Fellows : free    
  • General practitioners : free
  • Medical students : free
  • Paramedical staff (nurse, physiotherapist,...) : free

>Registration will be validated after receipt of payment on our account IBAN BE27 0910 0972 3873 (with communication "48584700") before 30 november 2017.

Registration is closed !