KIDNEY HEALTH FOR EVERYONE EVERYWHERE – FROM PREVENTION TO DETECTION AND EQUITABLE ACCESS TO CARE (TO THE WORLD KІDNEY DAY-2020)

  • Valentyna Moyseyenko Bogomolets National Medical University, MD, Professor
  • Oleksandr Naumenko National Medical University named after O. Bogomolets, first vice-rector for scientific and pedagogical work and postgraduate education, professor, doctor of medical sciences
Keywords: World Kidney Day, chronic kidney disease, diagnosis, treatment, renal replacement therapy

Abstract

World Health Day is celebrated on the day of the creation in 1948 of the World Health Organization (WHO). In the time that has passed since that historical moment, 194 states of the world have become members of the World Health Organization (WHO). The annual holding of the Day of Health has become a tradition since the 1950s. The events of the Day are held so that people can understand how much health means in their lives. And health organizations and doctors are called upon to decide what they need to do to improve the health of people around the world.
On 2020, a scientific-practical conference «Kidney Health for Everyone Everywhere – from Prevention to Detection and Equitable Access to Care» took place in Kyiv within the framework of the World Day of the Kidney – 2020 the auspices of SI "Institute of Nephrology AMS of Ukraine," Ukrainian Association of Nephrology, National Kidney Foundation, the initiative of the Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education. The conference presented reports on kidney disease, mechanisms and factors of progression consider interdisciplinary aspects of modern nephrology, diagnosis and treatment.
Workshops and discussion of interdisciplinary aspects of modern nephrology diagnosis and treatment took place.

Published
2020-12-22
How to Cite
Moyseyenko , V., & Naumenko , O. (2020). KIDNEY HEALTH FOR EVERYONE EVERYWHERE – FROM PREVENTION TO DETECTION AND EQUITABLE ACCESS TO CARE (TO THE WORLD KІDNEY DAY-2020). Actual Problems of Nephrology, (26-27), 58-60. https://doi.org/10.37321/nefrology.2020.26-27-08