RamonGarcia Trabanino SLANHEl Salvador

RamonGarcia Trabanino
Ramón García-Trabanino is a nephrologist from El Salvador. He has provided care to Mesoamerican endemic Nephropathy CKDu patients since 1999 when his team first described the disease and has published over 30 papers related to CKDu. His discovery and dedication have earned him the Salvadoran National Award for Medical Research and the SLANH Award of the President. Trained in Barcelona, Spain, works at Centre of Haemodialysis in San Salvador, as a volunteer nephrologist for the Emergency Social Fund for Health of Tierra Blanca -a community organization at the Bajo Lempa region- and as a Research Collaborator of the Boston University School of Public Health’s CKDu research group. He is the Vice President of SLANH, Chair of the SLANH Committee for Mesoamerican Nephropathy, and Board member of the SLANH Continuing Medical Education Institute (IFC SLANH).

Day 2 - Monday April 15, 2024

Time Session
IfeomaUlasi Chairperson ifeoma.ulasi@unn.edu.ngUniversity of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Ituku-Ozalla, Enugu, NigeriaNigeria
Nelson AlbertoCastro Moderator trischt19@gmail.comArgentina
  • Accessibility to CKD Diagnosis: Focus on CKDu (Chronic Kidney Disease of Unknown Origin) and Advancements in Diagnostic Approaches
    RamonGarcia Trabanino Speaker rgtrab@gmail.comSLANHEl Salvador
  • Latin American Dialysis and Renal Transplantation Registry: Updates and Progress
    MariaGonzalez Speaker registro@slanh.netSLANHUruguay
  • Special Situations in Argentina: Addressing the Challenges Faced by Individuals on Dialysis Without a Diagnosis in the Argentinian Registry
    GuillermoRosa Diez Speaker guillermo.rosadiez@hospitalitaliano.org.arHospital Italiano de Buenos Aires; Argentinean Society of Nephrology; Latinoamerican Society of Nephrology and Hypertension; International Society of NephrologyArgentina
  • Cardiovascular and Renal Risk Factors in Argentinian First Nations: A Study of Qom and Wichi Indigenous Groups
    Maria Eugenia VictoriaBianchi Speaker bianchimaria@me.comISN. SAN.Argentina
  • Accessibility to Substitution Treatment in Latin America
    AlejandroFerreiro Fuentes Speaker aferreirofuentes@gmail.comCentro de Nefrología. Universidad de la República,Uruguay
  • Accessibility to Programs of Prevention, and Early Detection and Treatment of Kidney Disease in Latin America
    Alfonso MartinCueto Manzano Speaker a_cueto_manzano@hotmail.comUnidad de Investigación Médica en Enfermedades RenMexico
  • Break
  • Panel Discussion and Closing Remarks by Valerie Luyckx, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Hall C2