The Renal Society of Australasia (RSA) is a not-for-profit professional association which aims to advance the care of people with kidney disease. Governed by an elected Board, the RSA has active branches in all states and territories of Australia as well as New Zealand and the Nephrology Educators' Network sub-group.

Presently the RSA has around 1,300 members - nurses, social workers, dietitians, other allied health professionals and the like who share our objectives.  These members have access to a range of benefits including education resources, grants and scholarships.

We welcome your feedback and enquiries - please feel free to contact us via email.

Coming Events

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QLD Branch Education via Video Conferencing

16 February 2016 - 16 February 2016

Compassion Literacy- Presented by Dr Letitia Burridge

RSA Education Webinar

10 March 2016

Green Dialysis- Professor John Agar

SA/NT Branch Renal Education Day

15 March 2016

Challenges of Renal Nursing- How do renal nurses manage the challenges of caring for patients receiving renal replacement therapy?

Palliative Care South Australia

17 March 2016

Renal Medicine and end of life forum

NSW Branch Education Evening

30 March 2016


VIC Branch Education Day

07 April 2016

Renal Transplant Day

WA Branch Education Workshop

13 April 2016

Technical Aspects of Dialysis

RSA Education Webinar

13 April 2016

Webinar topic TBA

QLD Branch Education via Video Conferencing

16 February 2016 - 16 February 2016

Compassion Literacy- Presented by Dr Letitia Burridge

2016 RSA Annual Conference

19 June 2016 - 22 June 2016

2016 RSA Annual Conference

Latest News

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Conference Registration now open!

02 December 2015

We are pleased to advise registration for the 2016 RSA Annual Conference is now available online. All RSA members who register before 15 April 2016 are entitled to an exclusive early bird rate. Not a member? Join today to take advantage of the savings!

BloodSafe eLearning online courses now available

26 August 2015

BloodSafe eLearning Australia have free online courses available for health professionals on the national Patient Blood Management Guidelines: Module 3 –Medical, with 5 specialty courses available, including chronic kidney disease.

DonateLife Week 2-9 August 2015

03 August 2015

DonateLife Week is the national awareness week to promote family discussion and registration of organ and tissue donation decisions. The theme for DonateLife Week 2015 is to ‘have the chat’ that saves lives, with Australians being urged to register their organ and tissue donation decision on the Australian Organ Donor Register, and to share that decision with their loved ones.

Commonwealth funding announcement for Central Australia Renal Patients

31 July 2015

The Commonwealth government has pledged $10 million over three years, to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in remote Central Australia to access dialysis services.

Celebrating 50 years of kidney transplantation: 1965 - 2015

01 July 2015

Prince of Wales and Sydney Children's Hospitals' Golden Jubilee of Kidney Transplantation.

International Nurses Day

12 May 2015

Today is International Nurses Day.