Organizers

William G. Couser, Seattle, USA, President, ISN
Mohamed H. Sayegh, Boston, USA, Chair, Scientific Program Committee
Emmanuel A. Burdmann, São José do Rio Preto, Brazil, Co-Chair, Scientific Program Committee
Nestor Schor, São Paulo, Brazil, Chair, Local Organizing Committee
Mauricio Younes-Ibrahim, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Treasurer

Mohamed H. Sayegh, Boston, USA, Chair
Emmanuel A. Burdmann, São José do Rio Preto, Brazil, Co-Chair

Khalid Almeshari, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Corinne Antignac, Paris, France
Roland Blantz, San Diego, USA
Tomas Berl, Denver, USA
Thomas Coffman, Durham, USA
Jonathan Craig, Sydney, Australia
Elias David-Neto, São Paulo, Brazil
Dick Dezeeuw, Groningen, The Netherlands
Majeed El-Nahas, Sheffield UK
Zoltan Endre, Christchurch, New Zealand
Jürgen Floege, Aachen, Germany
Gerardo Gamba, Tlalplan, Mexico
Dae-Suk Han, Seoul, Korea
Jonathan Himmelfarb, Portland, USA
Iekuni Ichikawa, Nashville, USA
Fiona Karet, Cambridge, UK
Mark Knepper, Bethesda, USA
Norbert Lameire, Ghent, Belgium
Karel Leunissen, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Xiaomei Li, Beijing, P.R. China
Melissa Little, Brisbane, Australia
Zhi-Hong Liu, Nanjing, P.R. China
Masaomi Nangaku, Tokyo, Japan
Philip O’Connell, Westmead, Australia
Yvonne O’Meara, Dublin, Ireland
Norberto Perico, Scanzorosciate, Italy
Susan Quaggin, Toronto, Canada
Hamid Rabb, Baltimore, USA
Eberhard Ritz, Heidelberg, Germany
Bernardo Rodriguez-Iturbe, Maracaibo, Venezuela
Pierre Ronco, Paris, France
Norman Rosenblum, Toronto, Canada
Vicki Rubin-Kelley, Boston , USA
Jürgen Schnermann, Bethesda, USA
Pierre-Louis Tharaux, Clamart, France
Raymond Van Holder, Ghent, Belgium
Angela Wang, Hong Kong, P.R. China
Roberto Zatz, São Paulo, Brazil
Jing Zhou, Boston, USA

Nestor Schor, São Paulo, Brazil, Chair
Emmanuel A. Burdmann, São José do Rio Preto, Brazil
João Egydio, São Paulo, Brazil
João Moreira, São Paulo, Brazil
Omar Rosa Santos, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Mauricio Younes-Ibrahim, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Roberto Zatz, São Paulo, Brazil

International Society of Nephrology (ISN)
Global Headquarters
Avenue de Tervueren, 300
B-1150 Brussels
Belgium

Tel: +32 2 743 1546
Fax: +32 2 743 1550
E-mail: info@isn-online.org
www.isn-online.org

Sociedade Brasileira de Nefrologia (SBN)
Departamento de Nefrologia da Associação Médica Brasileira
Rua Machado Bittencourt, 205 – 5° andar – conj.53
Vila Clementino
04044-000 São Paulo
Brazil

Tel: +55 11 5579 1242
Fax: +55 11 5573 6000
E-mail: secret@sbn.org.br
www.sbn.org.br

Sociedad Latinoamericana de Nefrología e Hipertensión (SLANH)
Faculdade de Medicina de São José do Rio Preto
Av. Brig. Faria Lima 5416 – São José do Rio Preto
15090-000 São Paulo
Brazil

Tel: + 55 17 210 5712
Fax: +55 17 210 5712
E-mail: secre_slanh@famerp.br
www.slanh.org

WCN 2007 has been locally endorsed by the Sociedad Iberoamericana de Informacion Cientifica (SIIC).