Guest lecturers included Professor Matthias Brandis (Germany), Dr. Malcolm Lewis (Manchester UK) Professor Felicia Eke (Nigeria), and Professor Mignon McCulloch (South Africa).
Dr Lewis who is now an AFPNA member suggested it is confined to the online facilities of Biomed Central to save on costs.
This wasadopted by the Congregation.
For the take off of the Journal, all papers presented at the Congress were invited for submission for its maiden edition.
Dr. Malcolm Lewis
who has been organizing a Renal Registry for Nigeria had a discussion with the Congregation on a way forward to include other African members.