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Glomerular Disease Study & Trial Consortium

A Clinical, Scientific, & Educational Collaboration...


The Glomerular Disease Study & Trial Consortium (GlomCon) is a mission-driven nonprofit charitable 501(c)(3) organization registered in the U.S.A. Our mission is to provide unbiased global medical education based on the best available evidence and create a platform for research collaboration among clinicians, academics, and industry partners guided by patients’ and their caregivers’ needs.

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As of May 2023, GlomCon has conducted more than 250 life seminars spanning from case-specific discussions of diagnostic and therapeutic challenges, review of new scientific discoveries, and introduction of new concepts and paradigms by leading experts in the field of glomerular diseases and nephrology. The weekly attendance of these life seminars enjoys one of the highest attendance rates in this field (120 – 330 life participants from academia, private practice, industry, and government). Further, our global audience has watched the archived seminars on YouTube more than half a million times (now all moved to 




Our Membership Portal


For healthcare professionals interested in the latest on glomerular disease diagnosis and management.

Join our GlomCon community from anywhere
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Our Community


A global kidney disease community

Providing peer support, learning, educating about kidney diseases, and helping overcome barriers to specialty care and trial-based treatment opportunities. 

Our Peer Reviewed Pubs

GlomCon Pubs

GlomCon Pubs is an online educational library of glomerular disease-related reviews, blog-style perspectives, infographics, and short video posts (Shorts).

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Learn, teach and disseminate the lates therapeutic advances in glomerular diseases

On the Horizon

Emerging Therapeutics

An initiative to learn, teach, and disseminate the latest therapeutic advances in glomerular diseases.


Supported through educational grants from Travere Therapeutics and Vertex Pharmaceuticals, this program will provide scientific and clinical information about therapeutics under investigaton or recently approved.

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Clinical Trials for Kidney Diseases

A platform to help HOPE find OPPORTUNITY™

A curated list of available trials for patients and doctors, accompanied by educational information about diseases for patients and doctors, and up-to-date information about clinical trials.

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Investing in the Future


Introducing GlomCon's New Scholarship Programs for Advancement in Glomerular Diseases Education and Research. 

GlomCon's Corporate Supporters

We gratefully acknowledge the support and partnership of corporations dedicated to improving the lives of patients with glomerular diseases. 

The support from our corporate members and our strategic partners allows us to come up with bold ideas and helps us pursue our mission.

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Our Educational Partners

International Society of Nephrology
Renal Pathology Society
Sociedad Latinoamericana de Neprologia e Hipertension
Deutusche Gesellschaft
Sociedad Portuguesa Nefrologia
Sociedade Portuguesa de Nefrologia Pediátrica
Young Nephrologist's Platform

GlomCon Around The World

GlomCon is a global network that is dedicated to promoting international exchanges and collaborations. One of the key ways that GlomCon achieves this goal is through its country initiatives, which are designed to support local nephrology and patient communities and leverage local expertise around the world.

Each country's initiative is tailored to the unique needs and challenges of the region it serves.

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GlomCon Ibero-Latino America

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GlomCon Ghana

Current Clinical Trials

To find additional clinical Trial Opportunities, visit


Upcoming Events

  • GlomCon Portugal Seminar
    GlomCon Portugal Seminar
    Fri, Jul 26
    Zoom Virtual Conference
    Jul 26, 2024, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM GMT+1
    Zoom Virtual Conference
    Nephrotoxicity of Immunotherapies by Dr. Sandra Hermann
  • GlomCon Sunday Seminar
    GlomCon Sunday Seminar
    Multiple Dates
    Sun, Jul 28
    Virtual Zoom Event
    Jul 28, 2024, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
    Virtual Zoom Event
  • A Day of Renal Pathology
    A Day of Renal Pathology
    Sat, Oct 12
    Egas Moniz Building
    Oct 12, 2024, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM GMT+1
    Egas Moniz Building, Av. Prof. Egas Moniz MB, 1649-028 Lisboa, Portugal
    Curso de Patologia Renal com a participação do Prof. Sanjeev Sethi
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