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The Kidney Research Scientist Core Education and National Training Program is a testimony to the leadership of many individuals, organizations and companies committed to reducing the burden of kidney disease throughout Canada.

The KRESCENT program is a strategic training initiative developed and supported by the Canadian Society of Nephrology, The Kidney Foundation of Canada and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, with additional generous support from Otsuka Canada Pharmaceutical, Ontario Renal Network, Fonds de la recherche en santé du Québec, and the Can-SOLVE CKD Network.