Workshop Statement 2012
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Workshop Statement 2012

In order to provide an academic response to the search for the causes of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD), the Central American Program of Health, Environment and Work (SALTRA) organized the “First International Workshop of Research on the Epidemic of Mesoamerican Nephropathy” in November 2012, with the participation of 52 researchers from 15 countries. The workshop…

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CKDu and CENCAM

This webpage is under construction. Meanwhile, visit also www.regionalnephropathy.org for information on CENCAM activities, and  the  International workshops on Mesoamerican Nephropathy (MeN)  2012, 2015 and 2019.              During the last 20 years Central America has seen a  dramatic increase of chronic kidney disease unexplained by conventional risk factors (CKDu). The disease primarily affects but is…