Research, Discovery and Innovation

Advancing research, development and innovation for kidney health, ASN supports initiatives and collaborations for improving dialysis, clinical trials, patient-centered products and therapies, and grants for studies and projects in nephrology.


Kidney Health Initiative Catalyzing innovation and the development of safe and effective patient-centered therapies for people living with kidney diseases READ MORE
KidneyX Accelerating the development of drugs, devices, and biologics across the spectrum of kidney care including prevention, diagnostics, and treatment. READ MORE
KidneyCure Funding various programs, including the Ben J. Lipps Research Fellowship Program and the Transition to Independence Grants Program. READ MORE
Improving Dialysis Advancing dialysis care by rapidly bringing new outpatient units online and re-designating certain inpatient units as outpatient. READ MORE
Clinical Research Featuring innovations in clinical research and perspectives on medications, devices, outcomes, and future work. READ MORE
Grants & Funding Expanding research to advance innovation and technology aimed at preventing and curing kidney diseases. READ MORE