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2021 RSA Annual Conference - Call for abstracts now open

Wednesday 13, Jan 2021

The 2021 RSA Annual Conference will be organised around the theme, “Renal care beyond a crisis: Possibilities and future directions” and the program will be comprised of concurrent streams designed to offer comprehensive sessions that address current issues in renal care.  

The Conference will aim cover the below themes and sub-themes and we encourage you to get involved and start preparing your submission.


Sub Themes

  • Renal Replacement Therapies
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Renal supportive care
  • Education
  • Quality Initiative / Research
  • Renal Ward Practice
  • Renal Workforce
  • Innovation
  • Clinical Challenges
  • Advanced Practice / Nurse Practitioner
  • Self-management 
  • Psychosocial

How to submit an abstract

All submissions are to be submitted electronically via the RSA website. All presenters must read the Abstract Submission Guidelines prior to submitting an abstract.

The following details will need to be provided when submitting an abstract for consideration:

  • Contact details for the submitting author (this should also be the presenter)
  • Title, first name, surname, affiliation, state and country for any co-authors
  • Abstract title
  • Abstract (250 words max.)
  • Requested presentation type (oral, E-poster (in-person) or E-poster (online))
  • Biography of presenter
  • Headshot photograph of presenter (not mandatory)

Presenters at the Conference are eligible for the RSA Annual Conference Awards, with a total value of nearly $4,000.