12th BANTAO Congress 2015 will be held from 15h to 18th October in Opatija, Croatia.

Click here to download Final program.

Important dates
Date of the Congress: October 15h –18th, 2015
Deadline for Early Bird Registration: June 30th, 2015
Deadline for submission of abstracts: June 30th, 2015extended to July 15th, 2015
Deadline for hotel reservation: August 31st, 2015

Congress venues
Hotel Royal and Grand Hotel 4 Opatijska cvijeta, Opatija, Croatia

The official language of the BANTAO Congress and DiaTransplant is English.
No simultaneous translation will be provided.
In the Croatian Symposium for Nurses and Medical Technicians both English and Croatian language may be used.


1.Glomerular disease
2.Obesity and kidney diseases
3.Chronic kidney disease and complications
4.CKD progression
5.Geriatric nephrology
6.Renal anemia
7.Chronic kidney disease – mineral and bone disorders
8.Balkan nephropathy
9.Ethical issues
10.Update in Kidney Disease Guidelines
11.Various topics

1.Pre-dialysis education
2.Acute kidney injury
3.Vascular and peritoneal access for dialysis
4.Best clinical practice in dialysis
5.Dialysis complications
6.Peritoneal dialysis
7.Other blood purification methods
8.Various topics

1.Preparation for kidney transplant recipient
2.Immunosupression protocols
3.Individualization in immunosuppressive treatment
4.Complications after kidney transplantation
5.Kidney transplantation in Balkan countries
6.Various topics

1.Resistant hypertension and renal denervation
2.Hypertension complications
3.Therapeutic targets
4.Various topics

Parallel with the main program will be held a local Croatian Symposium for Nurses and Medical Technicians organized by the Croatian Society of Medical Nurses, the Young Nephrologists Forum and the Medical Students Session.

For more informations visit the official website

Click here to download First announcement.

Click here to download Final program.