Belgian Society of Nephrology

Belgische Vereniging voor Nefrologie - Société Belge de Néphrologie

State of the Art 2017




Fee for members in training: € 25,00
Full member: € 50,00

Online application form: form

Online update membership data: form



Belgian Nephrology Core Curriculum Course - register by email info@bvn-sbn.be or online

Program 2017 (PDF) - Venue: Salle de colloque de néphrologie, route 437 on the floor -1, Cliniques Saint-Luc, Av Hippocrate 10, 1200 Woluwe

Saturday March 18th, 2017 (08h30– 13h00)

Saturday June 24th, 2017 (08h30– 13h00)


Peritoneal dialysis (08h30  - 10h30)
Part II: patient management, access, dialysis prescription, complications (PDF) - EVALUATION
M. Dratwa, UVC Brugmann Brussels

Renal transplantation (11h00 – 12h00)
The applied immunology of solid organ transplantation
A. Le Moine, Erasme Brussel - EVALUATION

Genetics of kidney diseases (12h00 -13h00)
Pathogenesis, genetic testing and counseling
E. Levtchenko, UZ Leuven - EVALUATION

Vascular and glomerular diseases (08h30  - 10h30)
Part I: Vasculitis and systemic diseases: pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment
C. Bovy, CHU De Liège (PDF) - EVALUATION

Acid-base disturbances (12h00 -13h00)
Pathophysiology, diagnosis and clinical manangement
J-M Pochet, Clinique et Maternité Sainte-Elisabeth Namur (PDF) - EVALUATION


Saturday September 23th, 2017 (08h30– 13h00)

Saturday December 16th, 2017 (08h30– 13h00)


Chronic kidney Disease (08h30  - 10h30)
Part II: management, standard of care, predialysis
M. Jadoul, Cliniques universitaires Saint-Luc Brussels (PDF)

Plasma cell dyscrasia en renal diseases (11h00 – 12h00)
Pathophysiology, diagnosis, clinical management, complications
P. Zachee, UZ Antwerpen (PDF)

Pregnancy and renal diseases (12h00 -13h00)
Pathophysiology, diagnosis and clinical management
K. Claes, UZ Leuven

Acute kidney injury (08h30  - 09h30)
Pathophysiology, diagnosis, prevention, relation with CKD
E. Hoste, UZ Gent

Acute kidney injury (09h30  - 10h30)
Dialytic management of AKI
F. Vanommeslaeghe, UZ Gent

Renal transplantation (11h00 – 12h00)
Management  of the transplant patient: standard of care, education and complications
J-L Bosmans, Universiteit Antwerpen

Pediatric-adult interface (12h00 -13h00)
Clinical management, standard of care, counseling
R. Lombaerts-Van Damme, KU Leuven


Symposium "Is what's good for my neighbour also good for me"and public defence of Noël Knops

Wednesday 25/10/2017 - Leuven
Program and invitation (PDF)
Please confirm your attendance in advance at: kim.rowan@uzleuven.be – vera.voets@uzleuven.be or online https://goo.gl/forms/TzPIKGqdSCGTL7Xq2

Management of Polycystic Kidney Diseases from Childhood to Adulthood

Saturday 02/12/2017 - Leuven
Program and practical details (PDF)

We have the pleasure to invite you to our symposium “ Management of Polycystic Kidney Diseases from Childhood to Adulthood” that will be held on Saturday 2 December 2017, 9:00 – 16:00 hrs in the Universiteitshal- Naamsestraat 22, 3000 Leuven, Belgium.
Participation is free of charge, but registration is mandatory, via kim.rowan@uzleuven.be. Accreditation has been requested.

Looking forward to welcome you in December at a very interesting symposium which will deal with challenging issues.
With kind regards
Djalila Mekahli, Max Liebau, Bert Bammens, Rudi Vennekens and Franz Schaefer

Second International Renal Conference Brugge 2018

16-17/03/2018 - Brugge
Program and practical details (PDF)
Information: www.renalconference2018.com


J. Nortier S. Van Laecke P. Janssens
Voorzitter – Président
Hôpital Erasme
ULB Cliniques universitaires de Bruxelles
Route de Lennik 808
BE - 1070 Bruxelles
Schatbewaarder – Trésorier
UZ Gent
Poli Nefrologie
De Pintelaan, 185
BE - 9000 Gent
Secretaris – Secrétaire
Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel
Campus Jette
Laarbeeklaan 101
BE - 1090 Brussel