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 APSN President August 2014

Congratulations to Peter Kerr and all his team on the continued success of APSN’s journal Nephrology.  The 2013 impact factor for Nephrology has just been released.  It is now 1.864, another 10% increase on the impact factor of the previous year.  Nephrology has also moved up on the ranking of all urology and nephrology journals – it’s now ranked 37th out of 75 journals.

Many thanks to Peter and his team who are ensuring a bright future for our journal.


President, APSN 2013 – 2016


Previous APSN President Messages

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