Welcome to KidneyIST 2020

On behalf of the Turkish Society of Nephrology, I would like to invite you attend the “KidneyIST: Kidney Science in Istanbul” meeting, to be held from 5th to 6th March 2020in Istanbul.


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  /  Dr. Rainer Oberbauer

Dr. Rainer Oberbauer

Professor of Medicine
Director, Department of Nephrology & Dialysis and Transplant Medicine

Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, AUSTRIA

Dr. Oberbauer received his MD from the University of Vienna, Austria in 1990 and his MSc in Epidemiology from the Harvard School of Public Health, USA in 2005 and PhD from Semmelweis University in Budapest 2017. He completed his fellowship in nephrology at the Universities of Vienna and Stanford. In 2006 he was promoted to Director of the Renal Department of the Elisabethinen Hospital, Linz, Austria and 2014 to Director of the Department for Nephrology and Dialysis, Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna.

Dr. Oberbauer has a longstanding clinical and scientific interest in renal transplantation and he has published numerous experimental as well as clinical papers in this field. He is a member of many international transplant societies, past chair of EKITA and is EIC of Transplant Int and on the editorial board of several other major international transplant journals. He has also received many academic awards for his scientific papers, which mainly focus on genetic and clinical epidemiology  and new immunosuppressive strategies following renal transplantation.


All Sessions By Dr. Rainer Oberbauer

Strategies for long-term preservation of kidney graft function
6 March 2020 15:45 – 16:30
Hall 1