Welcome To The Asian Pacific Society Of Nephrology


The Asian Pacific Society of Nephrology aims to promote and encourage the advancement of scientific knowledge and research in all aspects of nephrology, and to promote the exchange and dissemination of this knowledge in the Asian-Pacific area. It has close links with all regional national societies of nephrology, and with the International Society of Nephrology (ISN).The APSN aims to cater specifically for the needs of the Nephrology community throughout the region, especially fostering the development of high quality nephrology in the less well developed countries of the region.

A Message from the President June 2015


Dear Members of APSN,

Congratulations to Peter Kerr and his team of editors on APSN’s journal Nephrology achieving a 2014 Impact Factor of 2.083.  The ranking of Nephrology amongst urology and nephrology journals has increased to 30/76, and to 15/36 amongst nephrology journals.  Thanks are due also to all the reviewers and authors of the journal.

 Achieving an Impact Factor of over 2 for the first time is a triumph for Nephrology.

 Well done to everyone involved!


Yours sincerely


David Harris

President, APSN 2013-2016




Previous APSN President Messages

A Message from the APSN President May 2015

A message from the President Dec 2014

A message from the President Oct 2014

A message from the president August 2014

A message from the President May 2014

A message from the APSN President March 2014

Message from the APSN President December 2013

Message from the President October 2013

Message from APSN President April 2013