MD-PhD Jorge B. Cannata-Andia

President of the Administration Counsel

Professor of Medicine of the University of Oviedo. Member of the European Renal Best Practice (ERBP) of the European Renal Association and European Dialysis and Transplant Association (2009-2018), president of the Renal Section of the UEMS (European Union of Medical Specialists) and auditor for the accreditation of research institutes of the Health Institute «Carlos III». He has participated as Main and Co-Main Researcher in more than 70 projects, publishing more than 500 articles and writing 97 chapters of scientific books. He has participated in more than 500 national and international conferences. He has received several honors such as a European Award from the Renal Association, Dialysis and Transplant 2013; European Association of Renal, Dialysis and Transplantation FERA 2011; International Gold Medal 2006 of the National Kidney Foundation of the United States of America (USA) and is an honorary member of the Spanish Society of Nephrology, the Portuguese Society of Nephrology, the Spanish Society of Dialysis and Transplants, the Hungarian Society of Nephrology , the Society of Nephrology of Argentina, the Society of Nephrology of Uruguay and the Latin American Society of Nephrology.