Greetings from the Malaysian Paediatric Association.


On behalf of the Malaysian Paediatric Association(MPA) and the organising committee, it gives me great pleasure and privilege to invite you to the 13th Asian Congress of Pediatric Nephrology (APCN) in conjunction with the 39th MPA Annual Congress.


The congress themed “Paediatric Nephrology: Office Paediatrics to tertiary care” is scheduled on 5-7 October 2017 at Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.


We have also planned the 2nd International Pediatric Nephrology Association (IPNA)/ Asian Pediatric Nephroogy Association(AsPNA) Junior Masterclass on 4-5 October 2017 at the same venue.


The scientific programme of the congress covers a wide range of very interesting paediatric nephrology topics especially those directly related to aspects of management . Well known experts in the field of paediatric nephrology will be sharing thier valuable experinece in topics ranging from nephrotic syndrome to Enuresis, Dysfunctional Elimination Syndromes, Acute Kidney Injury, Neurogenic Bladder & Bowel, CAKUT, renal replaecment therapy etc.


The scientific chairperson Dr Lim Yam Ngo, and her team of nephrologist have done an awesome job of getting the comprehensive and academically revitalising scientific programme catering for nephrologist and also general paediatriacian and allied health staffs.

The organising committee is expecting good participations in poster and free papers presentations. stimulating programmes.


Participation in the congress will undoubtedly benefit all attendees in enhancing their knowledge in the management their patients.


I look forward to your presence at the congress. Don’t forget to find time, to explore the beautiful City of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.


See you in Kuala Lumpur!


Thiyagar Nadarajaw


Malaysian Paediatric Association 2015/2017