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Women of ERA Task Force

Women of ERA Task Force

About us

The main purpose of the Women of ERA (WERA) Task Force is to raise awareness of gender balance in nephrology, and the importance of encouraging female nephrologists to actively contribute to scientific research and dissemination through their participation in educational events (congresses, CME, e-seminars) as speakers.

The WERA Task Force, in cooperation with the Electronic Communication Committee (ECC) of the ERA, promotes specific awareness campaigns and could organise, in collaboration with the Chair of the Scientific Committee of the ERA Congress, a special session about women in nephrology at the ERA annual Congress.

WERA Task Force Members

Election of the WERA Chair and 4 WERA Ordinary Task Force Members

The open call is now closed. One position is reserved for a YNP representative.

All candidates (including the Chair) will be evaluated and appointed by the Council.

Upon the Council’s decision, the candidates as Chairs who are not nominated in this role may be nominated as Ordinary Task Force Members.


Timeline and election procedure

The WERA Chair and Ordinary Task Force Members will be notified and enter into force by February 2024.