The 9th National Congress on Nephrology, Dialysis, Transplantation, and Vascular Access
with international participation, April 18th-20th, 2013

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Online registration
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General information

Climate and weather conditions

Bucharest has a temperate climate with warm summers and relatively cold winters.
In April, the average temperature is 17°C (Celsius) during the day and 5°C during the night, with relatively frequent rains.

Banks and exchange

The national currency in Romania is the leu (RON).
We recommend that money be exchanged in bank branches. A valid passport is required for this operation. Most banks are open Monday to Friday between 09.30 and 17.00. On Saturday many bank branches are open only in the morning.
The main international credit cards (VISA, Eurocard/Mastercard, American Express, Diners) are widely accepted in most large retail outlets, petrol stations, hotels and restaurants. Please beware, however, that smaller businesses may not accept credit card payments and you are advised to check prior to purchase.


In Romania electricity operates at 220 volts.

Registration desk

Registration desk will be functioning during the Conference as follows:
  • Thursday, April 18th 07.30 - 19.00 hours
  • Friday, April 19th 08.00 - 19.00 hours

  • Badges

    All participants and exhibitors are kindly requested to wear their badges when attending any conference meeting or social event.

    Congress language

    The official languages of the congress are Romanian and English.

    Oral presentations

    A technical secretariat will be functioning function in the vicinity of New York Hall, where assistance for the speakers will be provided.
    The available projection equipments are digitalic projector and slides projector.
    The materials may be presented on CD-rom/DVD, USB flash-pen or slides.
    Important: in fairness to all presenters, all the speakers are kindly requested to limit their presentation to the time allotted.


    An exhibition presenting pharmaceutical products and medical apparatus will take place during the conference in the First Floor Hall and will be open as follows:
  • Thursday, April 18th 08.30 - 18.00 hours
  • Friday, April 19th 08.30 - 18.00 hours

  • Certificate of attendance

    All regularly registered delegates can collect their certificate of attendance at the Registration Desk starting April 19th after 15.00 hours. To obtain the certificate of attendance, it is mandatory to go to this desk and hand in the conference badge.
    Continuous Medical Education hours will be awarded for participation in the Conference sessions, according to the rules in force in Romania.


    Delegates are reminded not to leave their personal belongings unattended. The organizers will not be held responsible for the lost objects.


    Pullman Hotel Bucharest****, World Trade Center
    10 Montreal square, District 1
    011469 Bucharest

    Hotel Marshal****
    Str. Dr. Emanoil Bacaloglu nr. 2, District 2
    020969, Bucharest
    Tel: +40-21-3140880
    Fax: +40-21-3140888

    Health services and emergencies

    In case of an emergency you may dial the following special phone numbers:
  • Emergency number: 112
  • PULS Ambulance: 021-9733

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