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NANCONF deliberates strategy for kidney prevention


By  Christopher Tom, Uyo

The 34th Nigerian Association of Nephrology (NANCONF) scientific and annual conference would deliberate realistic strategic for the prevention of kidney on human health which will include Primordial, primary, secondary and tertiary for the sake of our citizens.

Towards the development the people should understand that congenital anomalies of kidney and urinary tract is another major cause of kidney disease particularly in children which could be identify early to avert the deleterious consequence of kidney failure in such children.


The president Nigeria association of Nephrology made this known during the opening ceremony of the 34th Nigerian Association of Nephrology Scientific and Annual Conference in Uyo.

The president commended members for their massive turnout to make sure they tackle the issues of kidney problem in Nigeria and fish out solution toward the prevention and believe they would pull their weight as professionals and do justice on it without relenting despite the challenge would achieve their primary goal over the passion they have for their profession.

The Chairman local organizing committee, Dr. Effiong. E. Akpan said the primary purpose of the conference would be achieve while it is expected that this conference will not only examine advances in nephrology and the state of nephrology practice in Nigeria but the peculiarities and challenges faced by nephrology specialists and indeed other personnel engaged in providing nephrology care in the country.

He said as a committee they have leveraged on these endowments to put in place all that is required to make the conference a success and your stay here a pleasantly memorable experience.

Earlier, the Governor of Akwa Ibom State was represented by the secretary to the state government, Dr. Emmanuel Ekuwem commended the association without relenting despite challenges to make sure kidney problem on human experience prevention and solution while advise them to extent information about the issue to rural area to have knowledge about the disease and believe the conference would yield positive result on advantage to Nigerian Citizens over their health.





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