The New York Society of Nephrology

about NYSN

New York Society of Nephrology

The mission of the continuing medical education program of the New York Society of Nephrology is to bring experts in the field of Nephrology to the New York metropolitan area to participate in lecture programs which educate the membership about new aspects of the clinical practice of Nephrology and disseminate new information about basic science and clinical research in the field of Nephrology.

Membership in NYSN is open to all Nephrologists in the NY metropolitan area.  Lecture programs are attended by members of the Society and Nephrology fellows from the NY metropolitan area (including Westchester, New Jersey, and Long Island).

NYSN Officers

Hitesh H. Shah, MD


Samira Farouk, MD

Vice President

Syed Ali Husain, MD


Kimberly J. Reidy, MD

Program Chair

Lectures and Schedule

Fellow's Night

Fellows' Night 2023 Awards

1st place: Stella Kilduff (Montefiore Health System)
2nd place: Zhong Zheng (New York University)
3rd place: Benjamin Wooden (Columbia University)
Allen Norris Award: George Vasquez Rios – Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai


The New York Society of Nephrology is affiliated with numerous academic centers across the New York area to facilitate clinical care and academic research among physicians.

In addition, we are able to provide educational opportunities to our fellows in training. NYSN is also proud of its tradition to recognize the research activities of the Nephrology fellows in the area.

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