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Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
A Challenge for European Healthcare Systems

Krónikus vesebetegség (Chronic Kidney Disease; röviden: CKD)
Kihívás az európai egészségügyi rendszerek számára

The Kidneys: Versatile Organs with Multiple Functions

Sokoldalú szerv számos funkcióval: a vese


Still an unmet need: New therapeutic targets in Alport syndrome

PCSK9 inhibitors: Specific studies are mandatory to prove efficacy and safety in CKD

Clinical trials and research priorities in dialysis Patients: Time for a new approach?




Media guidelines/Social Media Guidelines
ERA-EDTA is pleased to welcome media representatives to the ERA-EDTA Congress in Budapest.
Before registering, please read carefully the ERA-EDTA Media Guidelines and the Social Media Guidelines.
To the Media Guidelines
To the Social Media Guidelines

All journalists and media representatives have to sign that they will be compliant with both guidelines as well as with the Embargo Policy, when they pick up their press passes.

Media registration
Pre-registered journalists can pick up their press passes at the press office. The press pass provides access to all the sessions and symposia at this congress.
For onsite registration, media representatives are similarly requested to come to the press room.
The following identification will be required: press identification/press card and a letter of assignment from the news organization being represented.
Please note: Public relations personnel and exhibitors cannot register as Press!

Press Office
ERA-EDTA will be providing a fully-equipped press room (WiFi/printer). Press folders and other materials will be available. The Press Office is located in Hall F, near the registration (please follow the signs).

Opening hours:
Thursday, June 13 - 08:30-18:00
Friday, June 14 - 7:30-18:00
Saturday, June 15 - 7:30-18:00
Sunday, June 16 - 08:00-11:00

Official hashtag
The official hashtag of the 56th ERA-EDTA Congress is #eraedta19.

ERA-EDTA press events

“Pre-Congress” Press Event/Opening Press Conference
Tuesday, June 11, 11.00 – 12.00 am
Aesculap Akadémia 1115 Budapest, Halmi út 20-22
This opening press conference will highlight the importance of prevention and early detection of chronic kidney disease. Press packs will be available in Hungarian, too.

Scientific Press Conference
Friday, June 14, 09.00 – 10.00 am

ERA Room 1
Hall F-G, mezzanine floor
A selection of the “Late Breaking Clinical Trials” (LBCT) and of papers published in top medical journals at the time of the congress will be presented by their authors and will be discussed.
Please note that the embargo of the LBCT is lifted when presentation of the paper commences in the LBCT session of the main program – but not at the press conference itself.

Embargo Policy
All abstracts presented at the ERA-EDTA are embargoed until the date and time of their presentation. The embargo is lifted at the beginning of the presentation, not at the beginning of the session!

Press Office ERA-EDTA 2019
Dr. Bettina Albers
Jakobstrasse 38
99423 Weimar, Germany
Tel. +49 3643 7764-23
Fax +49 3643 7764-52
Mobile +49 174 2165629
email: press@era-edta.org