Tthe ISN Middle East Regional Board webinar: COVID-19 and Kidneys in the Middle East Countries

From:10/1/2020 10:00:00 AM To:10/1/2020 12:00:00 PM

The International Society of Nephrology (ISN) – Middle East Regional board is hosting a webinar on COVID-19 and Kidneys, including aspects relating to AKI, hemodialysis and transplantation on Thursday, Oct 1 @ 10 am Beirut time for 2 hours. Simple free registration is needed at:


  • 10:00 to 10:30: Epidemiology of COVID-19 in Kidney patients in Middle East Countries – Dr Shahrzad Ossareh
  • 10:30 to 11:00: COVID-19 in Dialysis wards – Dr Ali Abu-Alfa
  • 11:00 to 11:30: COVID-19 in kidney Transplant Patients – Dr Mohammad Ghnaimat
  • 11:30 to 12:00: Acute Renal Complications of COVID-19 – Dr Vivekanand Jha (ISN President)



This Webinar will cover the different aspects of COVID-19 in Kidney patients in the Middle East region, including the epidemiology, COVID-19 in dialysis patients and kidney transplant patients and acute kidney complications of COVID-19 including AKI, hematuria, and proteinuria.


All sessions include a question and answer session.