Association of Nephrology Nurses

The national community for kidney care nurses

supporting | Learning | networking

Why Join?

  • Career guidance from an experienced mentor
  • Learning by accessing high quality nurse education and training
  • Revalidation support
  • Access to clinical guidelines and policy resources
  • Networking with peers to share ideas to inform best practice
  • Join a special interest group
  • To get involved in projects or represent ANN UK on national committees
  • Free 12 month access to Journal of Kidney Care
  • To develop and improve nursing care for kidney patients
Why Join ANN UK?


Mentorship Programme
Revalidation Support
Clinical Guidelines/Policies
Calendar of Events


Access to Conferences
Educational Webinars
Renal Nursing Course
Journal of Kidney Care


Peer Online community
Share experiences
Special interest Groups
Opportunities to be involved


  • We offer a mentorship programme to help you develop your career, supported by experienced nurse mentors
  • We offer practical advice and learning opportunities to help you with your NMC Revalidation
  • Through the website we provide easy links to national and international clinical policies and guidelines
  • We keep you informed with a Calendar of Events to plan your renal-related CPD opportunities



  • By joining ANN UK you will become a part of a vibrant Online community through members’ Whats App groups
  • There are a range of Special Interest Groups, or SIGs representing a variety or renal specialisms to which membership will give you access.
  • The Executive Board have a wide range of renal experience and actively encourage networking.
  • Engage with Research and Quality Improvement to improve patient care and develop the renal nursing workforce.

News and Events


UK Kidney Week 2021 4th – 7th October

UKKW brings the multi-professional team together. The programme is fantastic. ANN UK are presenting a workshop on nursing research priorities and updates on the work of the Special Interest Groups.
Read more to view the programme and register.

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