About Us

Brief History

The Nigerian Association of Nephrology (NAN) was formed on 3rd December, 1987 at an inaugural meeting of the the Association held at the University College Hospital Ibadan by practicing Nephrologists, Urologists, Nephro-pathologists etc across the various geopolitical zones in Nigeria.
The Foundation President was Prof O. O. Akinkugbe, CFR, MD, NNOM, FRCP, FWACP while the foundation secretary was Dr. A. O. Iyun, MBBS, MSc, FMCP, FWACP., of blessed memory.
The Association has expanded significantly and now includes all physicians and other medical personnel interested in the care of renal disease patients or research into renal medicine.